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HDTV sample file (Transport Stream MPEG-2 video stream)

TS file format

TS is a video stream file format that is used for storing video on DVDs. TS stands for Transport Stream. TS files can also store audio and data information. TS files are specified for MPEG-2 part 1 systems, which compresses the video data. TS files hold multiple pieces of data in a container-format. It allows for simultaneous streaming of audio, video, and data output. TS files can be converted into .AVI, .WMV, .WMA, .MPG, .MP3, and .MP4 files by using a TS Converter.

MIME: video/MP2T

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