Files with r3d file extension are multimedia files recorded using Red Digital Cinema cameras.

There is one other file type using
the R3D file extension!

empty icon.r3d - DeltaVision image

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Software that open r3d file

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R3D file extension - REDCODE multimedia data

What is r3d file? How to open r3d files?

The r3d file extension is mainly related to a multimedia format from Red Digital Cinema. This format is used in all Red cameras as the default recording format.

R3D is a proprietary audio/video file format owned by the Red Digital Cinema Camera Company and featuring lossy compression for video contents and lossless for audio contents. Generally these videos are of much greater resolution and quality compared to standard HD.

The default software associated to open r3d file:

REDCINE-X Pro icon

REDCINE-X Pro  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Red Digital Cinema Camera Company

REDCINE-X Pro provides an advanced coloring toolset, integrated timeline, and post effects collection in a professional, flexible environment for your 4K, 5K or 6K .R3D files.

Help how to open:

You can open and work with this format mainly in the REDCINE-X program provided by Red Digital Camera. However, some other professional video editing tools can work with this program.

How to convert:

Can probably be export to more common multimedia formats like MPEG.

List of software applications associated to the .r3d 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 r3d file, edit r3d file, convert r3d file, view r3d file, play r3d 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 r3d files.

Software that open r3d file - REDCODE multimedia data

Programs supporting the exension r3d on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open r3d file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with r3d file by default:
REDCINE-X Pro small icon REDCINE-X Pro
Other suggested software:
Adobe Premiere Pro small icon Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects small icon Adobe After Effects
Adobe SpeedGrade small icon Adobe SpeedGrade

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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