Download free M2TS sample videos in Full HD, 4K, 8K, HDR, SDR as AVC, HEVC and many more with different FPS and bit rates for your evaluation.
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What is the M2TS format?
The M2TS format, also known as Blu-ray BDAV MPEG-2 Transport Stream, is a container format used for multiplexing audio, video, and other streams. It is commonly used for storing high-definition video content on Blu-ray discs. M2TS files typically contain MPEG-2 video codec and AC3 or DTS audio codecs. This format supports various resolutions, including Full HD, 4K, and 8K. You can use sample M2TS files on most Blu-ray players, some media players, and video editing software.
What is a container format?
A multimedia container format is a type of file format that can store different types of media data, such as video, audio, subtitles, and metadata. It does not specify how the media data is encoded or compressed, but rather how it is organized and packaged. Most important, a multimedia container can support various codecs and features, depending on its design and specification. Some common multimedia container formats are MP4, WEBM, OGG, and AVI. You can download many different MP4, MKV, MOV sample files here.
Why should I download M2TS samples?
- Evaluation of video quality: M2TS samples allow you to assess the video quality of different formats such as Full HD, 4K, and 8K. By downloading and analyzing these samples, you can determine which format suits your requirements and preferences.
- Compatibility testing: M2TS samples can help you test the compatibility of your playback devices, media players, and video editing software with the M2TS format. Ensuring compatibility before using M2TS files extensively can save you time and effort in the long run.
- Comparison of codecs and bit rates: M2TS samples come in various codecs (such as AVC and HEVC) and bit rates. By downloading samples with different codecs and bit rates, you can compare the visual quality and file sizes to find the best balance for your specific needs.
What is a video codec?
A video codec is a way of encoding and decoding digital video data. It can reduce the size of the video file by removing some information that is not essential or noticeable to the human eye. It can also restore the video data from the compressed file when it is played back. You might have come across some of the most common video codecs are MPEG-4, H.264, H.265, VP9, and AV1 before. Each codec has its own advantages and disadvantages in terms of quality, file size, compatibility, and performance. Some codecs are more suitable for certain types of video content, such as animation, action, or low-light scenes. Some codecs are more widely supported by various browsers, devices, and platforms, while others are newer or more experimental. You can download sample files with different video codecs from this page.