WMV file format

WMV files Format

WMV, Windows Media Video is a video compression format which is developed by Microsoft. .WMV file extension is compressed with Windows Medaia compression. Through standardization from the SMPTE, WMV 9 has gained adoption for physical-delivery formats such as HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc.

WMV files is popular on Windows, you can play WMV video on most of players like Windows Media Player, Microsoft Zune, etc, but some WMV files may also require plug-ins, which are components that add functionality to Windows Media Player 9 Series or later. For Mac users, you can play WMV files with QuickTime Player with Flip Mac WMV Components or you can choose a video conversion software to convert WMV to Mac popular format for playing on Mac.

WMV Compression: MOV vs WMV / MP4 vs WMV / AVI vs WMV /

Other File Formats: 3GA / MP3 / MP2 / M4A / AC3 / WMA

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