The Moving Picture Experts Group

Application Formats

Standard: MPEG-MAR
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-MAR 1 Mixed and Augmented Reality Reference Model A Mixed and Augmented Reality Reference Model developed jointly with SC 24/WG 9
Standard: MPEG-A
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-A 2 Music Player Application Format Provides an “extended MP3 format” to enable augmented experience of sound resources
MPEG-A 3 Photo Player Application Format Adds more information to the JPEG Format to enable augmented experience of photo resources
MPEG-A 4 Musical Slide Show Application Format Specification of a slide show with musical accompaniment (a superset of the Music and Photo Player Application Formats)
MPEG-A 5 Media Streaming Application Format Specifies a format to be played by a full-fledged media player for streaming governed content
MPEG-A 6 Professional Archival Application Format Provides a standard packaging format for carriage of content, metadata and logical structure of stored content and related data protection, integrity, governance, and compression tools
MPEG-A 7 Open Access Application Format Defines a format that allows for free access to content without making it public domain
MPEG-A 8 Portable Video Application Format Defines a format for interactive use of video files on portable devices
MPEG-A 9 Digital Multimedia Broadcasting Application Format Defines a standard file format that can be used to store and exchange DMB content between DMB terminals
MPEG-A 10 Surveillance Application Format Provides a lightweight wrapper of video and audio coding, metadata and file format, suitable for video surveillance
MPEG-A 11 Stereoscopic Video Application Format Enables more realistic 3D visual experiences (with or without special glasses)
MPEG-A 12 Interactive Music Application Format Specifies an interactive music format with the possibility to access individual sound components
MPEG-A 13 Augmented Reality Application Format Specification of a format to enable consumption of 2D/3D multimedia content
MPEG-A 15 Multimedia Preservation Application Format Exploration targeting a standard for Multimedia Preservation
MPEG-A 16 Publish/Subscribe Application Format A standard for the 4 payloads in PubSub messaging - for resource, subscription, publication and nituifucation
MPEG-A 17 Multisensory Effects Application Format Application Format enabling use of a plurality of senses
MPEG-A 18 Media Linking Application Format A format connecting a specific spatio-temporal portion of a source content with a specific spatio-temporal portion of a destination content
MPEG-A 19 Common Media Application Format A format encompassing file format, security, and video and audio profiles
MPEG-A 20 Omnidirectional Media Application Format A format for omnidirectional video
Standard: Exploration
Standard Part # Part name Description
Exploration 24 Visual Identity Privacy Management A format that enables the management of identity in digital pictures