M4A to MP3 Converter

Convert M4A to MP3 for free online start by uploading your file below

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2. Select output audio format:


3. Select bitrate:

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Easy to use and responsive design
Easy to use and responsive design
Tool has been designed in such a way that anyone can easily use it and our highly responsive design produces the desired output in no time.
Best M4A to MP3 converter
Best M4A to MP3 converter
Our advanced settings enable the converter to bring out the best quality conversions
Safe and Secure M4A To MP3 converter
Safe and Secure M4A To MP3 converter
We understand the concerns related with safety and privacy. You need not to worry as the entire process takes place on your browser and no file is being sent our servers. Hence your files are fully secured
Completely free and online
Completely free and online
Our M4A to MP3 converter is fully free and online this means you can use this tool as much as you want without spending a single penny and that too without any pre installations
No compromise with the quality
No compromise with the quality
We don't believe in quality compromise.While converting M4A to MP3 we make sure that quality of the file remains unchanged
Works efficiently on all type of platforms
Works efficiently on all type of platforms
The converter can cover wide range of platforms like mac, linux,android ,iphone and also works efficiently on different types of browsers.
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How to use our M4A to MP3 Converter tool?

  1. Click on the "Choose Audio File" button or Click on the drop down arrow and select Dropbox/Google Drive. Choose the audio file (M4A) you want to convert from your device.
  2. Upload the audio file. Our tool will take a few seconds to process the audio track.
  3. Then our tool will automatically convert the track from M4A to MP3.
  4. Once the conversion is done, a "Download" button appears on the screen. Click on Download to automatically save your file to your device.
  5. And that's all! You are done.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is it safe to allow access to my drive?

    Yes, it is absolutely safe to allow and give us access to your drive. We won't be making any changes to your site and your dfiles will be safe with you.


  • How can I upload files from my drive/dropbox?

    Click on the drop down arrow and select Dropbox/Google Drive. Select the Google account from where you want to link your drive. Now you can select the files that you want to upload.


  • Will the quality of my soundtrack deteriorate on converting the audio from M4A to MP3?

    No. Converting your audio track from M4A to MP3 won’t ruin its quality in any way. This is one of the best features of our online M4A to MP3 Converter tool. We can guarantee that the quality stays the same. There are zero glitches or static in the audio.


  • What is M4A file?

    M4A is a file extension for an audio file encoded having an advanced audio coding (AAC) or the Apple Lossless Audio Codec (ALAC). It is saved in MPEG-4 format.


  • Is M4A better than MP3?

    M4A is said to offer better quality than MP3.


  • Will converting the audio track affect its volume?

    Converting your music or soundtrack from M4A to MP3 does not affect the volume in any way. The track plays at the same volume as it did in the original track.


  • How to use the M4A to MP3 converter tool?

    Using the free M4A to MP3 Converter feature is quite easy. You first need to upload the audio file. You can do this by simply selecting the file you want to convert, from your device. On uploading it, it will take a fraction of a second to process the file. After the processing is complete, our tool will start converting the file. Once converted, the "Download" button will appear. Next, all you need to do is click on the button to save the converted track to your device.


  • How to upload the audio to the M4A to MP3 converter?

    To convert the audio of a track from M4A to MP3, you first need to upload the audio file. You can do this by simply selecting the file you want to convert into a different format, from your device.


  • How to save the final track on my device?

    Downloading the altered and converted track to your device is very simple. All you need to do is press the ‘Download’ button that appears after our tool converts the track you uploaded. That way your file will be automatically downloaded into your device.


  • Do I have to pay for converting the audio?

    No. Our online M4A to MP3 Converter is completely free to use. Anyone with a phone, tablet, laptop, or pc can access this tool and use it for free. We don't charge anything for using this feature.


  • Can I use the M4A to MP3 Converter tool without having any audio engineering knowledge?

    Our free online audio converting tool can be used by anybody and everybody. For using this function, you don’t need to have any knowledge of audio engineering at all. All you need to do is upload the file, and our converter will do the rest of it for you. Once done, just click on the "Download" button that appears, and your track will be saved.


  • Is it safe to use the M4A to MP3 Converter?

    M4A to MP3 Converter is one of the safest and most secure free online tools. It has no harmful links or unwanted ads. It is absolutely trouble-free and does its job perfectly well. At the same time, it does not save any of the user data.


  • While using this tool, will any ads pop up?

    Not at all. Our M4A to MP3 Converter tool is completely web-based and requires no additional signup or registration. So, no advertisements will pop up if you use this tool.


  • Will this tool save my track to its server?

    Our online free M4A to MP3 Converter does not save any of the user data. It is absolutely safe to use. Any track that the user might upload to our site for converting the format of the audio is deleted from our cloud within a very short span of time.


  • How much time does it need to convert the audio?

    It takes just a few seconds for our free audio converter to do its job. It does depend on the size of the track though. But the results are pretty fast and a 100% accurate.


  • Will I have to sign up or log in to use this M4A to MP3 Converter tool?

    No signing up or logging in is required on our website. You can use our online free Audio Converter to MP3 for free and without any prompts for signing up.


  • Will the size of the file differ after converting the audio?

    Generally, the size of the audio file may differ due to change in the format. But those differences will be negligible. We also guarantee that there won't be any deterioration in the quality of the audio.


  • What are the formats supported in this tool?

    You would have to upload an audio track with M4A as the file format. Our free audio converting tool will return the same track in the MP3 format.


  • Does the file format change after converting?

    Yes of course. The main job of our Audio Converter tool is to change the format of the audio file from M4A to MP3.


  • What will happen if I refresh the browser by mistake?

    Our site does not save the track you upload. So, if you refresh your browser, you will have to reupload the file to our tool.


  • Does the M4A to MP3 converter work on mobile phones?

    Yes. Our free online audio converter feature works on all platforms. You can access it from your mobile phones. Simply choose the audio file that you need to convert, from your phone storage or SD card and keep or remove the part as per your need. Next, just download the file and it will be saved in your phone’s storage.


  • Does it support both Android and iOS platforms?

    Yes, our M4A to MP3 Converter tool and all other tools support both Android and iOS platforms.


  • Does the M4A to MP3 converter work on pcs and laptops?

    Yes. Our online Audio Converter is accepted on all platforms. You can use this free tool on your website from your pc and your laptop as well. It supports both Windows and Mac. All you need to do is choose a track (which has been downloaded to your pc/ laptop) that needs to be worked on and the next process is the same.


  • Which Windows versions does this converting tool support?

    Our M4A to MP3 Converter feature is completely web-based. Because of that, it provides our users cross-platform support. This means that our tool supports all versions of Windows. In more general terms, it supports all the versions of all Operating Systems.


  • What is the maximum file size that can be uploaded?

    There is no limit as such. You can upload an audio file of any size to our M4A to MP3 Converter and it will do the job perfectly.


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Details of M4A and MP3 file format

Format M4A MP3
Short Name M4A MP3
Full Name MPEG-4 Audio File MPEG-1 Audio Layer III or MPEG-2 Audio Layer III
Category Audio file Audio file
Pros Although the M4A file is compressed, the quality remains unchanged. The fact that M4A audio files are not protected by Digital Rights Management (DRM) means they can be modified and transmitted more freely. Accepted extensively by all. Practically all hardware audio players and gadgets support it. Very high rates of compression offered. Can be decoded pretty fast, and in a more sophisticated manner. An ISO standard that is part of the MPEG specifications. Anyone can put their own version together with the available demo sources. The licensing requiremnets are relaxed. It provides support to multichannel files.
Cons M4A is a file format that is well-known in Apple's iTunes, iPod, and other devices. However, as compared to MP3 files, M4A audio playback is problematic due to its lack of compatibility with other devices. Performance and efficiency are lower than current codecs. The maximum bitrate (320kbps) isn't always enough.There are no multichannel implementations available yet. Incompatible with high-definition audio (sampling rates higher than 48kHz). Causes increase in music piracy due to greater availability and ease of use.
Created by Apple Moving Picture Experts Group
Created in 2004 1987
Basic information An M4A file is an MPEG-4 audio file that has been encoded with either the Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) or Apple Lossless Audio Codec (ALAC). It may hold a variety of audio files, including songs, podcasts, and audiobooks. An MP3 File format is a compressed audio file that uses "Layer 3" audio compression. It was produced by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) (MP3). Audio recordings, podcasts, soundtracks, sermons, audiobooks, lectures, etc are all widely stored as MP3 files.
Detailed information MPEG-4 is a multimedia container format for audio and video data that is compressed. .MP4 files, which store audio and video data, use this format. The.m4a suffix, which stands for "MPEG-4 Audio," was created since M4A files exclusively carry audio data. This naming change made it easier to tell the difference between MPEG-4 video and MPEG-4 audio-only files. There is a lossy compression option, like with other audio file types, and it is achieved using AAC encoding. The Apple Lossless format allows for lossless compression, which is not achievable with other audio formats. MPEG released the MP3 format in 1993, after developing it in the early 1990s. It could condense audio to a fraction of the size of other common audio file types at the time (about 1/10 the size of an uncompressed.WAV or.AIF file). So, this format quickly became the standard for storing music and rose above the other existing ones. At that time, computers provided very less storage space. So, the deveopment of the MP3 format was a very critical event. Currently, MP3 is the most used audio file format. The file size of a multimedia file can be greatly decreased with MPEG compression, with minimal detectable loss in quality. This improves the efficiency of file transfers over the Internet. In the 1990s and 2000s, MP3 technology revolutionized the concept of recorded music streaming by allowing people to more simply and quickly download music from the internet.
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