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Free Online M4A Converter

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Please note: Your M4A file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 15 minutes after upload so please download your converted M4A file before this time.
Our M4A converter tool supports converting to the following file types:

How to Convert your M4A file Online?

Here are 3 simple steps to convert your M4A file using our fast and free M4A file converter tool.

Upload your M4A file

Click the "Select File(s)" button, then select an M4A file to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Select file type

Select the file type to convert your M4A file to using the dropdown list of available types.

Download your file

Click the download link to receive your converted file.

M4A file format information

Full NameAudio-only MPEG-4
Mime Typeaudio/m4a

A M4A file, also known as MPEG-4 Audio File, is a digital audio format that belongs to the MPEG-4 container standard. It was developed by Apple as an extension of the widely-used MP4 file format. M4A files are highly versatile and efficient, offering high-quality audio compression that retains the original sound fidelity while reducing the file size. This makes M4A a popular choice for storing music, audiobooks, and podcasts, as it allows users to enjoy excellent audio reproduction without taking up excessive storage space.

One of the key advantages of M4A files is their compatibility with various devices and platforms. As an Apple-supported format, M4A files can be played on iPhones, iPads, and iPods, as well as on macOS devices using iTunes or other media players that support the format. However, this format's versatility extends beyond the Apple ecosystem, as many other media players and mobile devices, both on Windows and Android, have the capability to play M4A files without any issues.

M4A files commonly use the lossy Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) codec for compression, but they can also utilize the lossless Apple Lossless Audio Codec (ALAC) for higher fidelity audio without sacrificing storage space. It's worth noting that while M4A files are mainly associated with audio content, the MPEG-4 container format can also store video and other multimedia data, making it a flexible and widely adopted standard for various digital content types.

M4A Converter Capabilities

Our M4A converter can both convert from and to M4A files and our developers are working to improve our M4A conversion tools in future versions.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it free to use the M4A conversion tools?

Yes! Our M4A conversion tools are 100% free to use.

Are there any M4A conversion usage limits?

No, you can convert as many files as you wish. We do not impose any conversion limits on our M4A conversion tools.

How long does it take to convert my M4A?

We aim to process all M4A conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files and significantly longer for some larger file formats, so please be patient.

What does the M4A conversion process involve?

Once your M4A file has been uploaded and we know the file format you wish to convert it to our bespoke conversion software will convert your M4A and make it available for you to download with a unique download Url.

Is it safe to convert my M4A on FabConvert.com?

Yes, of course it is! Your M4A, once converted is deleted 1 hour after upload and the download link will expire after this time.

Can I convert my M4A on Linux, Android, iOS or Mac OS?

Yes! Our M4A conversion tools will run on any system with a modern web browser.

Is there any support for me when using the M4A tool?

If you are having difficulty converting your M4A you can contact us and we will try to help where possible.