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File TypeMeridian Lossless Packing Audio File

DeveloperMeridian Audio
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CategoryAudio Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.


Audio file encoded using pulse-code modulation (PCM) and compressed using the Meridian Lossless Packing (MLP) compression algorithm; commonly used for Blu-ray and DVD-Audio content; provides an average of about 2:1 compression compared to the original PCM audio file.

More Information

The MLP compression algorithm was developed by Meridian Audio. MLP files can be created using Meridian's MLP Encoder.

Program(s) that open .MLP files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Meridian MLP Encoder
VideoLAN VLC media player
Mac OS X LogoMac
VideoLAN VLC media player
Linux LogoLinux
VideoLAN VLC media player
Updated 12/9/2009