VOB File

This page contains information on the VOB file extension (Video Object File), a popular video file format

File extension .vob
Category Video File
Description A VOB file is normally known as a DVD Video Object file, and is one of the most common formats for storing video and audio streams on DVD discs. The VOB format also may denote a Vue d'Esprit object, which is a 3D model created for use within the application. A VOB file contains video streaming in MPEG-2 format and audio streaming in one of several formats.
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Technical Details VOB files are a container, which consist of 3 things. They consist of video, audio and subtitle streams. The video stream is in MPEG-2 format, the audio however can be in various forms such AC3 - which is the most common, MPEG-2 multichannel, MPEG-1 Layer 2 dual channel or PCM format. The reason AC3 is the most common is that it offers a good compromise between quality and bitrate.
Associated programs Adobe Flash Player (standalone program)
Web browser with the Flash plug-in installed
Developed by Apple
MIME type application/octet-stream
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Using Zamzar it is possible to convert VOB files to a variety of other formats

  • vob to 3gp (3GPP Multimedia File)
  • vob to 3g2 (3GPP2 Multimedia File)
  • vob to aac (Advanced Audio Coding File)
  • vob to ac3 (AC3 Audio File)
  • vob to avi (Windows video file)
  • vob to flac (Free Lossless Audio Codec)
  • vob to flv (Flash video)
  • vob to gif (Compuserve graphics interchange)
  • vob to ipad (MPEG-4 (H264) Video File)
  • vob to iphone (MPEG-4 (H264) Video File)
  • vob to ipod (MPEG-4 Video File)
  • vob to mp3 (Compressed audio file)
  • vob to mov (Apple QuickTime Movie)
  • vob to mp4 (MPEG-4 Video File)
  • vob to mpg (Moving Picture Experts Group File)
  • vob to ogg (Ogg Vorbis Compressed Audio File)
  • vob to wav (Windows audio file)
  • vob to webm (Multimedia Container Format)
  • vob to wmv (Windows Media Video)

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