MPG to 3GP converter
MPG is an acronym used for Motion Picture Experts Group's video file format. It is a widely popular digital video format used in the storage and transmission of video content, usually consisting of audio and video streams encapsulated in an MPEG container. It uses a lossy form of compression to reduce the file size without discarding any of the essential components of the original video content.
MPG files can contain both video and audio content. The MPEG-2 standard was used for DVD-Video encoding and for most television broadcasts. The MPEG-4 standard is used for many file-sharing applications such as DivX. MPG file extension can also be used for other types of MPEG compression standards such as Motion JPEG, WMV, H.264 (AVC), etc.
3GP (3GPP) is a multimedia container format defined by the Third Generation Partnership Program (3GPP) and used mostly for streaming media on mobile phones over cellular networks. It supports compression formats like H.263, H.264, MPEG-4,etc to reduce size of video and audio data and for video streaming over GPRS. This files may include video, audio and text data as well as subtitles.
3GP files are typically viewed by using a 3GP player or with 3G-enabled mobile phones, but they can also be played with any media player by installing a suitable software codec on the host device.