MP3 is a standard audio format developed by Moving Picture Experts Group and uses MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 standardizations. MP3 uses lossy data compression, meaning that it loses quality over time. This sound format comes with a .mp3 filename extension and is today the most common audio format on websites and multimedia players.
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WebM is an open-source, royalty-free multimedia format for streaming content online. It contains compressed video streams of either VP8 or VP9 codec and compressed audio streams of Oupus or Vorbis codec. Today, it’s one of the most widely used file formats to stream videos online because of its lightweight and real-time delivery nature.
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