How to open a file with .mp3 extension?

File Type : Audio file type
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .mp3 file

Searching for the right program to open .mp3 files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .mp3 file extension?

MP3 file format is a compressed audio format developed by the Moving Picture Experts Group. It is mainly used to store music files and audiobooks on a hard drive. MP3 files are a very popular way to store music files on both computers and portable devices like iPod, because of their small size and good fidelity. MP3 files are supported by most portable music players, such as the Microsoft Zune and Apple iPod. To listen to MP3s on PC, an MP3 player like Apple iTunes (for Mac and Windows) or Nullsoft Winamp (for Windows) is required.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open mp3files:

  • Microsoft Zune
  • Microsoft Windows Music
  • Microsoft Windows Media Player
  • Apple iTunes
  • Nullsoft Winamp
  • Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • Roxio Creator NXT Pro 3
  • DVDVideoSoft Free Audio Converter
  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Other music player
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • Apple iTunes
  • Roxio Toast 12
  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Other music player
  • Can only be played, if the music has been synced on iPhone through iTunes.
  • Digital Cloud Technologies Media Player for Windows Phone
  • MP3 Player
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • XMMS
  • Amarok