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MP3 file format

This format is the most popular for music. Unlike other formats such as ogg, wav or flac, mp3 has a slight loss of quality compared to its original recording. For this reason, it takes less space.

Name : MPEG-2 Audio Layer III
Mime : audio/mpeg
Licence : Proprietary
Type : Audio

Free softwares to open mp3 : VLC, iTunes, Windows media player


see also file types