Digital Ebook Files, Types, Formats, Extensions
|.AZW File Extension
||Amazon Kindle eBook File
||Digital EBook formatted for the Amazon Kindle, a wireless reading device; contains formatted book text and chapter markers; similar to a Mobipocket .PRC file; can be transferred from a PC to the Kindle via a standard USB connection; can also be read using the Kindle desktop software.
|.EPUB File Extension
||Open eBook File
||Digital ebook saved in the EPUB format, an open XML-based">XML-based format for digital books and publications; provides a standard digital publication format for publishers and consumers; can be viewed with supporting software programs and hardware devices, such as the Sony Reader and Barnes & Noble Nook.
|.PRC File Extension
||Product Representation Compact File
||File created in the Product Representation Compact (PRC) format, which is used to represent 3D Models and assemblies; contains product structure, geometry, and product manufacturing information (PMI); stores data in a highly compressed format.