Convert M4A to FLAC
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Convert your file from MPEG-4 Audio Layer to Free Lossless Audio Codec File with this M4A to FLAC converter.
To convert in the opposite direction, click here to convert from FLAC to M4A:
FLAC to M4A converter
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M4A to FLAC conversion with our M4A example file.
M4A, MPEG-4 Audio Layer (.m4a)
M4A is short for MPEG-4 Part 14 and the file type was created by Apple in 2004 using the QuickTime File Format. The iTunes store runs on M4A file downloads (15 billion files worldwide). It is a digital multimedia container format used to store audio components, but can store other data (e.g. images) as well. MPEG-4 Part 14 files can be saved under the extension M4A and MP4 (the difference being...
What is M4A
FLAC, Free Lossless Audio Codec File (.flac)
FLAC was created by members of Xiph.org and it is used for audio compression. The compression is lossless, meaning no quality is sacrificed in the process and no data is discarded. FLAC allows users to maintain files at the original quality of the media, making it ideal for backing up audio data since hard copies of audio are susceptible to damage of the files. This file is often used when...
What is FLAC