Files with hq file suffix are related to ProRes video codec from Apple. A hq file contains video.

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Software that open hq file

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HQ file extension - Apple ProRes 422 HQ video

What is hq file? How to open hq files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The hq file extension is associated with the ProRes, a modern video codec developed by Apple, which supports 8K, 5K, 4K, 2K, HD (up to 1920×1080), & SD resolutions of video.

The hq file contains video in high quality, encoded by ProPres.

The default software associated to open hq file:

Apple QuickTime for Mac icon

Apple, Inc. logoApple QuickTime for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Apple QuickTime for Mac is multimedia framework capable of handling various formats of digital video, picture, sound, panoramic images, and interactivity. Apple QuickTime for Mac is a part of the Apple Mac OS X.

Help how to open:

Use QuickTime to playback *.hq files.

How to convert:

Compatible tools may be able to export *.hq files to other video formats.

List of software applications associated to the .hq file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open hq file, edit hq file, convert hq file, view hq file, play hq file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting hq files.

hq file player - programs that play hq file - Apple ProRes 422 HQ video

Programs supporting the exension hq on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Apple QuickTime for Mac for play hq file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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