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.
MPLayer Classic VLC Media Player Jriver Media Center MPUI
Xvid is a cross-platform video codec for compressing video files. It can compress a video file at a more than 200:1 ratio. This, in return, makes it easier and quicker to transmit video files over the internet. Also, compressed videos take up less storage space. It compresses data using the MPEG-4 standard.
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