Windows Media Audio

Name: Windows Media Audio


Description: Windows Media Audio Format is a subtype of the Advanced Systems Format, developed by Microsoft for storing audio data streams. It comprises a Header Object, which describes the properties of the data streams, a Data Object, which contains the actual data streams stored in Data Packets and, optionally, one or more Index Objects. Audio data is stored using the Windows Media Audio codec, and the format supports streaming across networks.

Deprecated: false

MIMEType: audio/x-ms-wma

PUID: fmt/132

sameAs : PRONOM:

Extension: wma

Magic: true

Container Magic: false

Binary Magic: true

Signature Priority Over:

See Also (e.g. Wikidata, Library of Congress):

Software that can read the format:

Alias: WMA