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DVD Player with an MPEG-2 Decoder - What is this?

Last Modified: 2020-11-03
I have to purchase a DVD player with a MPEG-2 decoder.  What is MPEG-2 video?  Is this common? A widespread standard? A difficult format?

This is a government contract purchase and I don't want to buy the wrong thing.  AND, I'm not allowed to reach out in real time to ask the client what the MPEG-2 content is. Uggh.  

Will any DVD player accept MPEG-2 content?

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Hi Dr. Klahn.
YES!  It's weird that the contract would specify MPEG-2 but HEY!  It's a government contract. They're always weird.

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