A rom file extension is frequently used for various ROM images for BIOS or hardware firmware updates. Can also be a Read Only Memory image from older computer types used in various emulators.
There is one other file type using
the ROM file extension!
.rom - Atari Jaguar Alpine Board/ROM image file
Software that works with rom file extension
ROM file extension - Read Only Memory image
What is rom file? How to open rom files?
Read only memory images use .rom file extension. It is used for native file format of ROMs images (older computers or game consoles like ZX Spectrum, Commodore, Amiga, Sony Playstation, Classic Mac OS etc.) that is used by many emulators.
The .rom file is also used for some hardware BIOS update utilities and firmware files like e.g. graphic cards (GPU-Z).
The default software associated to rom file type:
Company or developer:
Basilisk II is 68k Macintosh series emulator that allows users to run 68k MacOS software. To run the emulator is still need a copy of MacOS and a Macintosh ROM image.
List of software applications associated to the .rom file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open rom file, edit rom file, convert rom file, view rom file, play rom file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 of the rom files.
- Open rom file
- Save rom file
- Others rom file