.OGA File Extension

Ogg Vorbis Audio File

OGA files are Ogg audio files. Their icons may show OGG instead of OGA. VLC player uses OGA as default icon. Xiph.Org released Windows codec supporting OGA. To open .OGA files, update your software....

General Information

Title OGA File Extension
Extension .oga
Full Form Ogg Vorbis Audio File
File Type Audio File
Developer Xiph.Org Foundation
MIME Type audio/ogg

File Function

Primary Function Store audio
Additional Functions Streaming online
Features Compressed, Lossy

File Characteristics

Quality High, varies
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Music Streaming Yes
Podcasts Yes
Audio Books Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Regular updates, safe sources

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2004
Latest Update Varies by software

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .ogg, .ogv, .ogx

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
VLC Media Player Free Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS
Audacity Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Mozilla Firefox Free Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS