What is NES file?
The .nes file extension is a file extension used mainly by Nintendo games. NES ROM files are similar to ISO or IMG files, and can be opened using the .nes file type. The .NES File Extension: A Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) file is a specific type of ROM and not a general gaming one, as it cannot be played on any other platforms like PC or emulator. The extension .NES is used for games that were released for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) console and related software. Unlike other game types, such as homebrew ROMs (e.g., those which use the MAME emulator), NES files cannot be opened by any other platform without additional modifications to its content's metadata; they must be read by an NES-compatible software tool such as an emulator or
NES Format details
|Nintendo (NES) ROM Format
Software, that convert NES files
The easiest way to convert a NES file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle NES files. Open your NES file with one of them and save in another file format.