.WVM File Extension

Widevine Video Format

The WVM file extension relates to WAVE software. WAVE is a gas dynamics simulation tool. The wvm files store input data for WAVE. You can import wvm files into the WAVE application. There is no way to...

General Information

Title WVM File Extension
Extension .wvm
Full Form Widevine Video Format
File Type Video File
Developer Google
MIME Type video/mp4

File Function

Primary Function Video streaming
Additional Functions DRM protection
Features Encrypted, Streamable

File Characteristics

Quality High definition
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable No

Use Cases

Online Streaming Yes
Content Protection Yes
Mobile Devices Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices DRM compliance

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2010
Latest Update Continuous

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .mp4, .m4v, .mkv

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Google Chrome Free Windows, Mac, Linux, Chrome OS
Android Devices Varies Android