Convert MPEG to WEBM

Easily convert your MPEG files to WEBM format online.

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This free online tool lets you convert your files from MPEG to WEBM format quickly and easily. You can also batch convert MPEG to WEBM format by uploading multiple MPEG files above.

How to convert MPEG to WEBM?

  1. Drag and drop your MPEG files in the upload box above
  2. Click on the blue "Convert to WEBM" button to start conversion
  3. Once the conversion finishes, click the “Download” or “Download All” (Zip archive of all files) to download your WEBM files.

What file types are supported?

This MPEG to WEBM converter supports conversion of MPEG files such as .mpeg, .mpg, .mp1, .mp2, .m1v, .mpv to WEBM video format. Max file size supported is: 1GB.

What is an MPEG (Motion Picture Experts Group) file?

Motion Picture Experts Group (MPEG) is a family of digital video file formats, as well as the name of the organization that developed the format’s standards. The file format employs sophisticated compression using codecs, producing small files of comparatively good quality. The MPEG file extension is most closely associated with the MPEG-1 format.

 

How to open an MPEG file?

MPEG files almost always open in the operating system's default video player. On Windows, it opens in Windows Media Player. On Mac, it opens in QuickTime. It does not support chapters, captions, subtitles, metadata tags, or menus. It can stream over the Internet or play on a hardware player.

 

Sometimes, opening an MPEG file requires the use of third-party software, such as when an MPEG-2 video is part of the file. In this case, download a MPEG-2 video decoder (DVD decoder pack). If nothing else works, then try VLC media player.

 

Developed by: Motion Picture Experts Group (MPEG)

Initial release: 1988

Useful links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moving_Picture_Experts_Group

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MPEG-1

What is a WEBM (WebM) file?

WebM (WEBM) is a freely-licensed file container designed for the Web. Specifically, it was designed to be compatible with HTML5, originally. It supports chapters, captions, subtitles, metadata tags, streaming, attachments, 3D codecs, 3D containers, and hardware players. WEBM compresses video streams with VP8 or VP9 codecs, and audio with Vorbis or Opus codecs.

 

How to open a WEBM file?

VLC media player and MPlayer can open WEBM files on any operating system (OS). Other good choices for opening WEBM include Winamp for Microsoft Windows OS, and Elmedia for Mac OS X.

 

Microsoft browsers do not have built-in WebM codecs. Therefore, install the codecs separately. However, most browsers support WEBM files.

 

Developed by: Google; CoreCodec, Inc.

Initial release: 2010

Useful links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WebM

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/webmmf/