.ASSETS File Extension

Unity Asset File

The ASSETS file extension is very commonly used. ASSETS files contain game resource files such as textures or 3D models. 55% of ASSETS files belong to Unity 3d assets. These are binary files without t...

General Information

Title ASSETS File Extension
Extension .assets
Full Form Unity Asset File
File Type Game Asset File
Developer Unity Technologies
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store assets
Additional Functions Game content management
Features Binary format, Serialized data

File Characteristics

Quality High-resolution, Customizable
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency Varies
Editable Yes, with tools

Use Cases

Game Development Yes
VR/AR Content Yes
Simulation Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Code execution, Asset theft
Best Practices Encryption, Access control

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2005
Latest Unity Version Unity 2021.2

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .prefab, .unity, .fbx, .mat

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Unity Editor Free, Subscription Windows, Mac, Linux
Unity Asset Bundle Extractor Free Windows, Mac, Linux
DisUnity Free Windows, Mac, Linux