MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 Audio Layer III, more commonly referred to as MP3, is an encoding format for digital audio which uses a form of lossy data compression. It is a common audio format for consumer audio streaming or storage, as well as a de facto standard of digital audio compression for the transfer and playback of music on most digital audio players.

MP3 is an audio-specific format that was designed by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) as part of its MPEG-1 standard and later extended in MPEG-2 standard.

CM Downloads Manager support MP3 files and also includes several built-in MP3 players which allow the user to listen to the download

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Definition of "MP3" by Chat GPT: MP3 is a digital audio file format that compresses audio data while preserving sound quality. It stands for MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3 and is commonly used to store and play music on digital devices such as computers, smartphones, and MP3 players. MP3 files are smaller in size compared to other audio file formats, making them easier to download, store, and transmit over the internet.
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