Files with SFZ extension might be mostly found as lossless compressed audio files in SoundFont format.

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SFZ file extension - SoundFont compressed audio

What is sfz file? How to open sfz files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

The SFZ file extension is mainly used for a lossless compression file format. SoundFont files created by E-mu Systems/Creative Labs contain instrument definitions (sound samples and articulation data) for MIDI synthesizers.

8, 16, 24, 32-bit PCM sound format. Contains Ogg compression, loops, names, lfos, envelopes, layers, instruments, sample start & end offsets, multiple filter types.

The default software associated to sfz file type:

SFzip picture or screenshot

SFzip  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

SFzip is used to compress and decompress archives with SoundFont files.

Awave Studio icon

FMJ-Software logoAwave Studio  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

A universal audio tool that supports editing and converting of many audio file formats from different platforms. In the latest versions of Awave Studio developers announced about 260 audio formats can be read in it.

Help how to open SFZ files:

You can playback these files using pograms like Awave Studio.

How to convert file with extension SFZ:

As far as we know, this .sfz file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .sfz file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open sfz file, edit sfz file, convert sfz file, view sfz file, play sfz 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting sfz files.

  • Play sfz file
  • Convert sfz file
  • Create sfz file
  • Extract sfz file

sfz file player - programs that play sfz file - SoundFont compressed audio

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for play sfz file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with sfz file by default:
Awave Studio small icon Awave Studio
Other suggested software:
Dimension Pro

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