.AKP File Extension

Android Package

AKP is a file extension for Akai S5000 and S6000 samplers. These files are program files for Akai samplers. AKP files use the standard RIFF file format. AKP files are found on Linux, Mac and Windows...

General Information

Title APK File Extension
Extension .apk
Full Form Android Package
File Type Package File
Developer Google
MIME Type application/vnd.android.package-archive

File Function

Primary Function Software distribution
Additional Functions Installation on Android
Features Compressed, Contains binaries

File Characteristics

Quality Varies by app
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes, with tools

Use Cases

Android Apps Yes
App Development Yes
Testing Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Malware, Unofficial sources
Best Practices Download from trusted stores, Verify signatures

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2008
Latest Version Associated with Android version

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .aab, .xapk, .jar

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Android Studio Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Google Play Store Free Android
Various Android Emulators Free, Paid Windows, Mac, Linux