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Free Online 3GP Converter

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A maximum of 20 files can be uploaded at once.

Please note: Your 3GP file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 15 minutes after upload so please download your converted 3GP file before this time.
Our 3GP converter tool supports converting to the following file types:

How to Convert your 3GP file Online?

Here are 3 simple steps to convert your 3GP file using our fast and free 3GP file converter tool.

Upload your 3GP file

Click the "Select File(s)" button, then select an 3GP file to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Select file type

Select the file type to convert your 3GP file to using the dropdown list of available types.

Download your file

Click the download link to receive your converted file.

3GP file format information

Full NameMultimedia Container Format
Mime Typevideo/3gpp

A 3GP file is a multimedia container format designed for mobile devices, commonly used for saving and transmitting audio and video data. It was developed by the Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) as a standardized format to allow efficient streaming and playback of media on 3G-enabled mobile phones. 3GP files use the .3gp file extension and can store audio streams in various codecs, such as AMR-NB and AAC, as well as video streams in codecs like H.263 and H.264. The format's compression capabilities make it ideal for minimizing file sizes while maintaining acceptable audio and video quality, catering to the limited storage and bandwidth resources of mobile devices.

Due to its widespread support and compatibility with mobile devices, 3GP became the standard format for recording and sharing videos on early smartphones. Users could record short video clips using their phones' cameras and easily share them with friends and family. As technology progressed, the format's limitations became apparent, such as its inability to handle high-definition content and advanced audio codecs. Consequently, more modern mobile devices and platforms started adopting alternative formats like MP4 (MPEG-4 Part 14), which offered better compression and superior video quality while still being compatible with most mobile devices.

Despite its declining popularity, 3GP remains relevant for specific use cases and older devices that may not support more modern formats. Some multimedia players and video editing software still support 3GP files, allowing users to work with legacy content. However, for most users, especially those with newer smartphones and media devices, other formats like MP4 or MKV are now the preferred choices for video and audio files due to their higher quality and greater versatility.

3GP Converter Capabilities

Our 3GP converter can both convert from and to 3GP files and our developers are working to improve our 3GP conversion tools in future versions.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it free to use the 3GP conversion tools?

Yes! Our 3GP conversion tools are 100% free to use.

Are there any 3GP conversion usage limits?

No, you can convert as many files as you wish. We do not impose any conversion limits on our 3GP conversion tools.

How long does it take to convert my 3GP?

We aim to process all 3GP conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files and significantly longer for some larger file formats, so please be patient.

What does the 3GP conversion process involve?

Once your 3GP file has been uploaded and we know the file format you wish to convert it to our bespoke conversion software will convert your 3GP and make it available for you to download with a unique download Url.

Is it safe to convert my 3GP on FabConvert.com?

Yes, of course it is! Your 3GP, once converted is deleted 1 hour after upload and the download link will expire after this time.

Can I convert my 3GP on Linux, Android, iOS or Mac OS?

Yes! Our 3GP conversion tools will run on any system with a modern web browser.

Is there any support for me when using the 3GP tool?

If you are having difficulty converting your 3GP you can contact us and we will try to help where possible.