.MPEG2 File Extension
File TypeMPEG-2 Video File
File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.
What is an MPEG2 file?
Video file encoded with the MPEG-2 codec, which is mainly used for over-the-air, satellite, and cable digital TV signals and DVD video; uses lossy compression for audio and video to significantly reduce the size of the video data; not as efficient as the H.264 format.
NOTE: MPEG stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group.