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MP3 is a Container or Codec alone
cernall
post Jul 2 2010, 09:14
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We can se files with MP# extension. Is MP3 a container also, or it is a codec alone?

If its a codec alone, then how can we play and have some meta information in the mp3 files?
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odyssey
post Jul 2 2010, 13:50
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I understand your confusion.

mp4 is a container, usually containing aac audio and/or avc video.
mp3 is audio probably with a sort of it's own container, allowing tags etc to be stored.


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