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MPEG-2

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  1. It describes a combination of lossy video compression and lossy audio data compression methods which permit storage and transmission of movies using currently available storage media and transmission bandwidth

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  2. MPEG-2 is a standard for "the generic coding of moving pictures and associated audio information"

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  3. MPEG-2 includes a Systems section, part 1, that defines two distinct, but related, container formats

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  4. One is the MPEG transport stream, designed to carry digital video & audio over possibly lossy media, where the beginning & the end of the stream may not be identified, such as broadcasting or magnetic tape, examples of which include ATSC, DVB, SBTVD & HDV

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  5. MPEG-2 Systems also defines the MPEG program stream, a container format designed for file-based media such as hard disk drives, optical discs and flash memory

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