Type: Audio Files
Acronym: Adobe Extension Data Markup Language Document
Opens With: VideoLAN VLC media player, RealNetworks RealPlayer, Web browser with the RealPlayer plugin, J. River Media Center
Audio file used by RealPlayer, an audio and video streaming program; may reference a streaming audio file online or may contain audio data; can use various codecs to compress audio with variable bit rates; uses a proprietary Real compression algorithm.
Real Audio is a common format for playing audio clips within a Web browser.