.mpa

File Type MPEG-2 Audio File IconMPEG-2 Audio File
File Format Standard
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Audio file compressed with MPEG Layer II compression; reduces the file size with having minimal effect on the overall sound quality; based on an the MPEG-1 audio-coding standard and was later updated for the MPEG-2 specification.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Windows Media Player

IconApple QuickTime Player

IconApple iTunes

macOS

IconApple QuickTime Player

IconApple iTunes

IconRealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud

Unix

IconRealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud

IconVideoLAN VLC media player

Updated July 17, 2015
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