How to open file with 3GP extension?

3GP file description

The .3GP file extension is an abbreviation for the 3rd Generation Partnership Project. The particular file format is normally used in the 3G-enabled cell phones. This is an extremely mobile-friendly version file format of the ‘bulkier’ MP4 format that is very much popular for the use with the laptop and desktop systems. The

.3GP format was originally developed to help reduce the file size so that they require less bandwidth, which makes it easier to stream audio and video files onto the cell phones. It is imperative to consider that you do not require a 3G based phone to view the files that come with the .3GP format. Such files can also be viewed on personal systems, whereas the quality of the similar file with an MP4 format may be superior.

Basic information about 3GP file

File 3GP is one of the files of the Video Files category. Its full name is 3GPP Multimedia File . File format 3GP was created by Third Generation Partnership Project. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file 3GP sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a 3GP file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support 3GP file

Programs for Android system
Programs for iOS system
Conversion of a 3GP file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the 3GP extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of 3GP file conversion to a different format.
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the 3GP file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the 3GP file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the 3GP file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the 3GP file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the 3GP file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the 3GP file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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