||Audio Video Interleave File
||MPEG-4 Video File
||AVI is a video wrapper format created by Microsoft, storing video data that might be encoded with various codecs. AVI files can be played by various video players, but the player must support the codec used to encode the video data.
||Developed by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG), MP4 is a multimedia container format standard specified as a part of MPEG-4.
||Moving Picture Experts Group
||Flexible, works with a wide range of editing and compression programs; have support for multiple video or audio streams
||MP4 is are usually compressed; compatible with more devices like iPad, iPod, iPhone, Android Phone and some tablet
||Generally AVI tends to be larger than most video formats due to minimal compression features
||require you to wait for pre-buffering before viewing content,
|Help You Choose
||AVI files can be played by various video players, but the player must support the codec used to encode the video data.
||MP4 files are an open standard that everyone can use.
|Programs that open AVI/MP4 files