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3GP file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .3gp file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .3gp file?
  • What program do I need to open a .3gp file?
  • How can the .3gp file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .3gp files to another format?

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ 3GP Video File

3GP Video File .3gp file icon
3GP file is a 3GP Video. 3GP is a video format specially developed for third generation mobile devices. It is based on the MP4 file format.
Category: Video files
Application: QuickTime Player
Mime-type: video/3gp
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
3GP aliases:
3g, 3gpp, 3pg
3GP related links:
3GP related extensions:
Microsoft Video for Windows Movie

Mpeg Video

Multimedia Viewer Book

Mpeg-4 Video Container

Advanced Systems Format Media

Digital Video

Adobe Flash Video File

Indeo Video File

Sony MicroMV Video

Microsoft Windows Movie Maker Project

Other types of files may also use the .3gp file extension.

🔄 .3gp converters

The following softwares are capable of converting .3gp files to other formats:

FFmpeg, SUPER Media Converter

For example, using the softwares above, a .3gp file can be converted into one of the following formats:

m4v, webm, mpg, wmv, avi, ogg, mp4, flv

🚫 The .3gp file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

3g, 3pg, egp, g3p, gp, rgp, wgp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Logitech WingMan Game Profile
Guitar Pro 7 Tabulature
3GP Video File
RealArcade Game Package
Easy Grade Pro Gradebook
Rosegarden Project Package
Grandprix 3 Car Physics Data
Wild Board Games Data
Casio Prizm Still Image
WebHat Web Gallery Project

🔴 Can't open a .3gp file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .3gp file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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