A 265 file extension is associated with the H.265 HEVC - High Efficiency Video Coding codec. A 265 file stores video data.

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265 file extension - H.265 High Efficiency Video Coding codec encoded video

What is 265 file? How to open 265 files?

File type specification:

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

The 265 file extension is associated with the H.265 High Efficiency Video Coding codec.

HEVC is a video compression standard and a successor to H.264/MPEG-4 AVC (Advanced Video Coding). It can be found within container formats like MPEG.

The 265 file contains video data encoded with H.265 video codec.

The default software associated to 265 file type:

VLC media player icon

VideoLAN Project Team logoVLC media player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
VideoLAN Project Team

Very popular multimedia player developed for Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, Unix and various other operating systems and platforms.

VLC can playback many of the video formats (AVI, MKV, OGV, WMV, ASF, MOV...) and audio formats (MP3, AAC, M4A, OGG, FLAC...) as well as support of subtitles for video. It can also be used as a streaming server and multimedia transcoder.

Related articles:

From H.264 to H.265 codec

Help how to open 265 files:

Use VLC media player to playback *.265 files.

How to convert file with extension 265:

Use compatible video converter to export *.265 video data to other video formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .265 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open 265 file, edit 265 file, convert 265 file, view 265 file, play 265 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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265 file players - programs that can play 265 file - H.265 High Efficiency Video Coding codec encoded video

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for play 265 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with 265 file by default:
VLC media player small icon VLC media player
Other suggested software:
MPlayer small icon MPlayer

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