MPEG, sometimes called MPG, is a video file format popular for distributing content over the internet. It is the sister format to MP4 and MP3 because they share the same developer – Moving Picture Expert Group. MPG format uses either MPEG-2 or MPEG-1 compression, depending on the circumstance. Opening it is usually easy on any OS platform.
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OGV is a digital video container format related to the encoding technology of the OGG Vorbis video. It can save multiple related video stream codecs like the DivX and Theora. It is these codecs that allow OGV files to open on varying media players.
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