.XVID File Extension
File TypeXvid-Encoded Video File
This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.
Video clip or movie encoded using Xvid, an open-source video codec published under the GNU GPL license; compresses video data using MPEG-4 technology; allows for faster data transmission and more efficient storage of video files.
The Xvid codec and player is available for Mac, Windows, and Linux systems.