Difference between mp4 and m4v?

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Bengo
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Difference between mp4 and m4v?

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Whats the better for saving the video as? mp4 or mv4?

musicvid
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Re: Difference between mp4 and m4v?

Post by musicvid »

These days it really makes no difference, because players now support chapter indexing with either wrapper.
MP4 is the universal extension, so I would stick with it.
M4V was Apple's name for MP4 with chapters before recognition was universal.

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