.MPEG2 File Extension
File TypeMPEG-2 Video File
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.