File Extension Library

.3GP2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Third Generation Partnership Project
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .3GP2 file?

.3GP2 file extension is created by Third Generation Partnership Project. .3GP2 has been classified as Video Files. The format of .3GP2 file is Binary.

.3GP2 is 3GPP Multimedia File

Multimedia video and audio file created in the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) format; developed for transmitting multimedia files over the Internet, especially on mobile devices; more commonly seen with the .3GP extension.

List of all softwares that can open the 3GPP Multimedia File
Microsoft Windows Video
Apple QuickTime Player
Adobe Flash Professional CC
Apple QuickTime Player
Adobe Flash Professional CC
Eltima Elmedia Player

How to Open .3GP2 file on different platforms

Open .3GP2 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .3GP2
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .3GP2 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .3GP2 files" Press "Ok"

Open .3GP2 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .3GP2 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .3GP2 File on Linux

Right click on the .3GP2 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .3GP2 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .3GP2 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .3GP2 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .3GP2 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .3GP2 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .3GP2 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .3GP2 file format
  2. You need to check the .3GP2 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)