.KWI File Extension

KWI Navigation Data File

Files with KWI extension belong to GIS Files category. KWI files contain data saved for GIS systems. KWI files are used in GPS navigation systems like ones found in Volvo cars. These files store maps,...

General Information

Title KWI File Extension
Extension .kwi
Full Form KWI Navigation Data File
File Type Data File
Developer Various Car Manufacturers
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store navigation data
Additional Functions Map updates, GPS software
Features Proprietary, Vehicle-specific

File Characteristics

Quality High accuracy
Supports Layers Yes
Supports Transparency No
Editable No

Use Cases

Car Navigation Yes
GPS Updates Yes
Route Planning No

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Regular updates

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Varies by manufacturer
Latest Version Model/year specific

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .gps, .map, .poi

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Toyota/Lexus Navigation Pre-installed In-vehicle systems
Custom Software Varies Windows, Mac