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.MPG2 File Extension

File TypeMPEG-2 Video File

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CategoryVideo Files

What is an MPG2 file?

Video file encoded using the MPEG-2 codec, which is used for DVD video and digital TV broadcasts; significantly reduces the size of the video data by using lossy audio and video compression.

More Information

MPEG-2 files are typically saved with the standard .MPG extension. Audio files that are compressed with the MPEG-2 codec use the .MP2 extension.

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Updated 6/12/2009

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