Files with mmv extension can be typically found as videos in the MicroMV video tape format developed by Sony. Movie files.

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MMV file extension - MicroMV movie

What is mmv file? How to open mmv files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

mmv file icon: mmv filetype icon

The mmv file extension is mainly related to MicroMV video files. MicroMV was a videotape format introduced in 2001 by Sony. This cassette is physically smaller than a Digital8 or DV cassette. In fact, MicroMV is the smallest videotape format — 70% smaller than MiniDV or about the size of two quarters. Each cassette can hold up to 60 minutes of video.

The MicroMV format does not use the highly popular DV format. Instead, it uses 12 Mbit/s MPEG-2 compression, like that used for DVDs and HDV. Footage recorded on MicroMV format initially could not be directly edited with mainstream DV editing software such as Adobe Premiere or Apple Final Cut Pro; instead Sony supplied its own video editing software MovieShaker (for Windows PCs only). Later versions of Ulead Video Studio and several freeware applications however could capture and edit from Sony MicroMV Camcorders.

MicroMV has not been a successful format. Sony was the only electronics manufacturer to sell MicroMV cameras. As of January 2006, Sony does not offer any new MicroMV camcorder models.

Help how to open MMV files:

Use Nero ShowTime or similar media player with support of MMV format to playback the video.

How to convert file with extension MMV:

May be possibly converted to other multimedia formats.

Find conversions from mmv file:

mmv to avi

mmv to mov

mmv to mp4

Find converter to mmv file type:

ogg to mmv

List of software applications associated to the .mmv file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open mmv file, edit mmv file, convert mmv file, view mmv file, play mmv file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the mmv files.

  • Open mmv file
  • Play mmv file
  • Convert mmv file
  • Import mmv file
  • Burn mmv file

Software that open mmv file - MicroMV movie

Click on the link to get more information about Nero Multimedia Suite for open mmv file action.

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