.SVS File Extension

A .SVS file is a Game Boy Advance Saved State File, created by N/A.

Open with Transfer to a device running gpSP (Game Boy Advance Emulator). Available for Windows and Mac.

What is a .SVS file?

The file extension .SVS is associated with a Game Boy Advance Saved State File. This type of file contains saved game data from a video game that is played on a Game Boy Advance emulator, rather than the actual Game Boy Advance hardware. The purpose of this file is to allow players to save their game progress at any point and then resume playing later from that exact point. This is particularly useful because it lets players stop and start their game without losing progress, which is ideal for longer gaming sessions or games that require significant time investment.

The .SVS file is commonly created and used by an emulation program called gpSP. gpSP stands for "game play SP" and is designed to emulate Game Boy Advance games on different platforms. This means that with gpSP, you can play GBA games on devices that are not originally designed to run these games, such as smartphones or other portable gaming consoles.

To use an .SVS file, you need to transfer it to a device that has the gpSP emulator installed. The gpSP emulator is available for various devices including the Sony PSP (PlayStation Portable) and has also been adapted for use on iOS devices like the iPhone and iPod touch. Once the .SVS file is on a device with gpSP, you can load the file through the emulator to continue playing the game from where the save state was created.

In summary, if you have a .SVS file, you are essentially holding a saved state of a Game Boy Advance game that can be opened and resumed on any compatible device running the gpSP emulator. This allows for a flexible gaming experience across different devices.


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