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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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spoon
post Jul 2 2010, 20:50
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I think the definition of a container (m4a, wav, aiff, etc) is that it should be able to contain different audio formats. Mp3 (if you ignore the mp3 surround distraction), only holds mp3.


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