3GP2 File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a 3GP2 file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .3GP2 files.

What is a 3GP2 file?

The 3GP2 file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the 3GP2 file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the 3GP2 file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about 3GP2 files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open 3GP2 files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension 3GP2 for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 30 different 3GP2 openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of 3GP2 files. Remember, different programs may use 3GP2 files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Any Video ConverterAny Video ConverterUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
VideoLAN VLC media playerVideoLAN VLC media playerUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
VAFPlayerVAFPlayerUser submitted
MPC-HCMPC-HCUser submitted
PotPlayerPotPlayerUser submitted
AVS Media PlayerAVS Media PlayerUser submitted
Total Video ConverterTotal Video ConverterUser submitted
5KPlayer5KPlayerUser submitted
Zoom PlayerZoom PlayerUser submitted
TOK PlayerTOK PlayerUser submitted
MediaPlayerLiteMediaPlayerLiteUser submitted
QuickTime AlternativeQuickTime AlternativeUser submitted
QQ PlayerQQ PlayerUser submitted
TigerPlayerTigerPlayerUser submitted
TS PlayerTS PlayerUser submitted
ALLPlayerALLPlayerUser submitted
FLV and Media PlayerFLV and Media PlayerUser submitted
E.M. Total Video PlayerE.M. Total Video PlayerUser submitted
ALShowALShowUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Haihaisoft Universal PlayerHaihaisoft Universal PlayerUser submitted
QQPlayerQQPlayerUser submitted
AVS DVD PlayerAVS DVD PlayerUser submitted
QvodPlayerQvodPlayerUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Total Video PlayerTotal Video PlayerUser submitted
PPStreamPPStreamUser submitted
Storm CodecStorm CodecUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!