|(compression, standard, algorithm, file format)||MPEG-2 - A variant of
the MPEG video and audio compression algorithm and file
format, optimised for broadcast quality video. MPEG-2 was
designed to transmit images using progressive coding at 4
Mbps or higher for use in broadcast digital TV and DVD.
An MPEG-2 player can handle MPEG-1 data as well.|
MPEG-2 has been approved as International Standard IS-13818.