What is compression? Why is it necessary to compress files? - Multimedia Compression.
What is compression? Why is it necessary to compress files?
- Compression refers to reducing the original file size.
- Video and audio files consume more disk space compared to document files.
- While sending the files as attachments in an email, the email may not send the file, as the size is more that it takes.
- Compressed files with less disk space can be sent as attachments in an email.
- Compressed files reduce time to attach, upload and download files.
- Some of the internet servers need only compressed files to upload and download.