H264 file extension - H.264 video
What is h264 file? How to open h264 files?
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The h264 file extension is associated with video files that stores video content in H.264 video format. H.264 video codec was introduced with Apple QuickTime version 7. H.264 codec is a part of MPEG-4 standard and is used to transport video in high quality through 3G networks to mobile devices. H264 video uses for example Apple iChat for video conferencing.
H.264 codec uses the latest innovations in video compression technology to provide incredible video quality from the smallest amount of video data. This means you see crisp, clear video in much smaller files, saving you bandwidth and storage costs over previous generations of video codecs. H.264 delivers the same quality as MPEG-2 at a third to half the data rate and up to four times the frame size of MPEG-4 Part 2 at the same data rate.
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Apple QuickTime is multimedia framework that as able to work with various formats of digital video, picture, sound, panoramic images, and interactivity.
List of software applications associated to the .h264 file extension
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that can be done with the file: like open h264 file, edit h264 file, convert h264 file, view h264 file, play h264 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
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- Play h264 file
- Convert h264 file
- Import h264 file
h264 file players - programs that can play h264 file - H.264 video
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