Convert M4A to MP3
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Convert your file from MPEG-4 Audio Layer to MPEG Layer 3 Audio with this M4A to MP3 converter.
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MP3 to M4A converter
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M4A to MP3 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
MP3, MPEG Layer 3 Audio (.mp3)
A MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 Audio Layer III files (file extension name: MP3) is the standard audio storage file type. Most music players (and smart phones) play music using MP3 files. The lossy compression reduces the quality without straying tremendously from the original, uncompressed recording. This is done by removing those sounds the human ear is incapable of hearing and processing. MP3 files are...
What is MP3