MP4 vs WMV

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.

WMV is a video compression format which is developed by Microsoft which is developed by Microsoft. Its main competitors are MPEG-4 AVC, AVS, RealVideo, and MPEG-4 ASP. Version of WMV video file including WMV 7, WMV 9.

Summary:
1. MP4 is more suitable for apple devices like iPod, iPhone, android smartphone, etc than WMV.
2. MPEG-4 is much better when compared to WMV.
3. MPEG-4 provides a series of technologies for developers, for various service-providers and for end users.
4. WMV files are popular on Windows system for playing, opening.

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