Open .3gp file Extension

File Type : video/multimedia file format for cellphones/PCs.

Compatible with: (Mac OSX 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

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ExtensionSmallImg What is .3gp file?

3GP is an acronym for 3RD Generation Partnership Project. It is a multimedia file type defined by 3GPP for 3G UMTS (Universal Mobile Telecommunications System) services. Basically a multimedia file type that was designed for 3g enabled cellular phones. It is a lighter version of the MP4 files which are usually played on desktops of laptops. Designed to facilitate easier and faster streaming of videos on limited bandwidth. These files can be played on some 2g and 4 g phones. This capability is usually built in into the operating system of the phone. 3gp players are available on Mac market place, Google Play Store for Android & Apple App Store. These files can be played on desktops and laptops too but the quality of video and sound is somewhat degraded as compared to the bulky MP4 Files.

Recommended Software Programs to open .3gp file

Apple Mac OS X:
  • VLC Player for MAC
  • Apple QuickTime Player
  • Adobe Flash Professional CC
  • Roxio Toast 12
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • Any Video Converter Pro
  • NCH Prism
  • MPlayer
  • Eltima Elmedia Player
Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch devices):
  • M Player Lite
Google Android:
  • Video Player for Android
  • VLC for android
  • KMPlayer
Microsoft Windows:
  • VLC Player
  • Windows Media Player
  • Microsoft Windows Video
  • Apple QuickTime Player
  • Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate
  • Adobe Flash Professional CC
  • Roxio Creator NXT Pro 3
  • DVDVideoSoft Free 3GP Converter
  • Eltima SWF & FLV Toolbox
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • Any Video Converter Pro
  • Nokia Suite
  • NCH Prism
  • MPlayer
Windows Mobile:
  • FLAC Player
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • MPlayer