MP4 vs DV

MP4, MPEG-4 Part 14 or .mp4 file is a multimedia container format standard specified as a part of MPEG-4 which is developed by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG). The MPEG-4 video is compressed with MPEG-4 video encoding. Audio is compressed using AAC compression.

DV is a format for recording and playing back digital video. It's the video equivalent of audio CDs, replacing analog recording with the advantages of digital technology for the consumer market.

Summary:
1: The magic of the DV format is that it is direct to digital.
2: DV is best used for shooting narrative forms and interactive features.
3: DV with higher picture and audio quality, the ability to make perfect copies without losing quality

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