.BDM File Extension

AVHCD Information File

A .BDM file contains information about AVCHD video files. It is created by high definition camcorders. The file names commonly seen are index.bdm or movieobj.bdm. BDM files are located in the AVCHD/BD...

General Information

Title BDM File Extension
Extension .bdm
Full Form AVHCD Information File
File Type Data File
Developer Sony, Panasonic
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store information
Additional Functions Support playback
Features Contains stream data, metadata

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable No

Use Cases

Video Editing No
Media Playback Yes
Data Recovery Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Backup, Update software

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Mid-2000s
Latest Update Ongoing with standard

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .mts, .m2ts, .clpi

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
VLC Media Player Free Windows, Mac, Linux
CyberLink PowerDVD Commercial Windows
Roxio Creator Commercial Windows