What is .mp2 file extension?
.mp2 file extension is a known file type. This section tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
MP2 is a file format developed by Moving Picture Experts Group. The file uses an audio format that uses MPEG-1 Layer II compression to reduce the file size. This was an old audio ormat and was soon replaced by .MP3 format, but is still used for digital radio and digital television broadcasts.
The standard MPEG II audio format supports 32, 44.1, and 48 kHz sampling rates and bitrates from 32 to 320 kbps/sec.
NOTE: The MP2 format does not refer to an MPEG-2 video file, which usually has an .MPG extension.
You can see a list of software programs below that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.