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M2P File Format

Canopus MPEG-2 video file

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M2P is a file extension for an MPEG-2 video file format used by Canopus generally used for streaming video.

MPEG-2 was designed for coding interlaced images at bit rates above 4 million bits per second. MPEG-2 is used for digital TV broadcast and DVD. An MPEG-2 player can handle MPEG-1 data as well.


Learn more about M2P files:

Visit the MPEG web page

Andoni Oconchubhair defines MPEG standards at Search SOA

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This was last updated in September 2010
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