Updated: 05/09/2017 by Computer Hope
3GP or 3rd generation partnership project

As defined by the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP), 3GP is a compression file format for audio, video, and other multimedia for use with cell phones. It is a basic version of MPEG-4 part 14 (MP4) format. There are several media players capable of playing these movie files on your computer our recommendations are Real Player and VLC.


These file names have the extension .3GP or .3G2.

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