M2TS vs MP4

M2TS is container media format for multiplexing audio, video and other streams. .M2TS video files is based on  the MPEG-2 transport stream container and commonly used by Blu-ray Disc and AVCHD camcorder.

MP4 is a multimedia container format standard specified as a part of MPEG-4. MPEG-4 files with audio and video generally use the standard .mp4 extension. It is most commonly used to store digital video and digital audio streams.

Summary:
1. MP4 is more popular for devices like iPad, iPhone, iPod, etc than M2TS.
2. M2TS is often with higher definition than MP4.
3. M2TS commonly used for storing video for Blu-ray disc and recording by HD camcorder.

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