Is a media container format designed for streaming over the Internet. Used on popular video hosting sites. Video is usually stored in h.263 and h.264 formats, audio is a in MP3 or other less popular codecs. FLV-file format is a bit stream, which provides high-quality image even at low bit rates.
As opposed to the more common RealMedia container, which holds streaming media encoded at a constant bitrate (CBR), RMVB is typically used for multimedia content stored locally. Files using this format have the file extension .rmvb.