Converting lossless m4a audio file to wav/ogg/flac/m4r or mp3/wma lossy audio file with iFun m4a lossless audio Converter
What is M4A?
M4A is the multimedia format for storing MPEG-4 audio files, and it usually uses the
Advanced Audio Coding (AAC), a lossy compression method. Since Apple begins to
apply M4A format to its iTunes and iPod, in order to distinguish between the video file
and audio file of MPEG 4, M4A format becomes more and more popular. The file
extension of M4A format is .m4a, and currently, almost all software supportive of
MPEG-4 audio support M4A format.
is the best free M4A file converter that allows you to convert M4A to many other
audio formats, such as M4A to MP3, M4A to WMA, M4A to WAV, M4A to M4R,
M4A to AAC, M4A to FLAC, M4A to OGG and more.
YouTube to M4A
In addition to M4A format conversion, iFun Video Converter can also work as
YouTube to M4A converter and help you download YouTube to M4A directly. How to
download M4A files from YouTube? Just copy the URL from YouTube, paste it to iFun
Video Converter, save it as M4A file and click the “Download” button.
M4A vs MP3
Both M4A and MP3 are audio file formats. At the same bit rate, M4A audio file offers better
sound quality than MP3 format. MP3 format is one of the most popular audio formats that is
widely used for Internet downloaded audio files. It is quite easy to convert M4A file to MP3
by using iFun Video Converter M4A to MP3 converter.
Open iFun Video Converter, click “Add Files” or drag m4a audio file to IVC window directly.
Open “Custom” menu, and select MP3 as the output format. Click “OK” to save changes.
Now, you can click “Convert” and convert m4a audio file to mp3 format.
M4A to WMA
WMA is an audio format developed by Microsoft. It can ensure low compression rate as
well as good sound quality. While, M4A format usually takes less space and offers better
quality than WMA format. Taking advantage of iFun Video Converter, you can easily and
quickly convert M4A to WMA.
M4A to WAV
Compared to M4A format, WAV is raw and typically uncompressed audio file format that
can ensure higher bit rate and better sound quality. How to convert M4A to WAV? iFun
Video Converter can help you convert M4A to WAV without quality loss.
M4A to M4R
M4R is the format for iPhone ringtong file. iFun Video Converter is also a M4A to M4R
converter, with it, you are allowed to convert your favorite songs to iPhone ringtong. How
to convert M4A to M4R via iFun Video Converter? Similar to convert M4A to MP3, WAV
and WMA, you just need to select M4R as the output format in the Custom menu when
you convert M4A to M4R.
M4A vs AAC
AAC encoded audio files can have multiple extensions including .aac and .m4a. AAC is an
encoding method, while M4A is a container format, so, M4A audio files can be encoded by
AAC. Basically, there is no big difference between M4A and AAC. Of course, you can also
convert between the two formats simply with iFun Video Converter.
M4A vs FLAC
FLAC is a lossless audio format, and M4A is a container format that can contain AAC or
Apple Lossless audio files. To compare their sound quality, you have to make sure what
kind of audio file is contained in the M4A format. Since iFun Video Converter supports
the two formats, so you can convert M4A to FLAC. To convert M4A to FLAC:
iFun Video Converter supports a wide range of audio formats. In addition to
above-mentioned MP3, WAV, WMA, AAC and FLAC, you can also use this M4A converter
to convert M4A to OGG, convert M4A to AC3, convert M4A to MKA and etc.