.BRAW File Extension

Blackmagic RAW Video File

To open a BRAW file, you need compatible software. Install a program like Premiere Pro, DaVinci Resolve or Final Cut Pro. Open the software and import the BRAW file. Windows does not recognize BRAW f...

General Information

Title BRAW File Extension
Extension .braw
Full Form Blackmagic RAW Video File
File Type Video File
Developer Blackmagic Design
MIME Type video/x-raw

File Function

Primary Function Store video
Additional Functions Maintain fidelity, Editable codec
Features High quality, Compact size

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable With compatible software

Use Cases

Film Production Yes
Television Broadcasting Yes
Online Streaming Potentially

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Backup, Software updates

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2018
Latest Version Varies with software

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .cin, .dng, .cdx

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve Free, Paid versions Windows, Mac, Linux
Blackmagic RAW Player Free Windows, Mac
Adobe Premiere Pro Subscription Windows, Mac