MP3 (MPEG layer 3)

MP3 (MPEG layer 3),

Definition of MP3 (MPEG layer 3):

  1. A means of compressing a sound sequence into a very small file, to enable digital storage and transmission.

  2. Digital audio compression and playback standard that can reduce a file size to 1/20th (or even less) of its original size to fit 150 songs (requiring 7.5 gigabytes or more of storage space) on a single CD with very little loss in sound quality. MP3 files can be played back on a computer, or on electronic players with no moving parts. Developed under the sponsorship of Motion Pictures Experts Group, MP3 is by far the most popular software of its kind and is downloadable free from numerous websites.

How to use MP3 (MPEG layer 3) in a sentence?

  1. Here is an mp3 file of the first movement of Eine Kleine Nachtmusik in its original form.

Meaning of MP3 (MPEG layer 3) & MP3 (MPEG layer 3) Definition