Free Online M4A to ZIP Converter

Please note: Your M4A file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 1 hour after upload so please download your converted M4A file before this time.

How to Convert your M4A to ZIP Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your M4A to ZIP using our fast and free M4A converter tool.

Upload your M4A file

Upload your M4A file

Click the "Upload a M4A File" button, then select a M4A to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your ZIP

Download your ZIP

Click the download link to receive your ZIP file.

File format information for M4A and ZIP

ExtensionM4A
Full NameAudio-only MPEG-4
TypeAudio
Mime Typeaudio/m4a
FormatBinary

The M4A format is the standard audio format used within an MPEG-4 video stream and was introduced in 2001. M4A files use a lossy compression method to enable small files without noticeable loss of quality with the compression rate being defined using an audio bitrate.

The format has gained popularity since its launch and is a common format for distributing music via online app stores. The file format is binary in nature and are usually unencrypted. The M4A format is supported by most popular music/audio editing software.

ExtensionZIP
Full NameZIP Archive
TypeArchive
Mime Typeapplication/zip
FormatBinary

The ZIP file is one of the most common types of compressed file types available and is widely used to compress any file type and give great compression results leading to smaller file sizes. ZIP files were originally released in 1989 and over time the format has received many revisions.

ZIP archives can contain any number of folders and files and can use many different compression algorithms to perform the file compression, though DEFLATE is the most common one in use. The format has built in support in many operating systems including Mac OS and Microsoft Windows.

Information for converting from M4A to ZIP

Our M4A file converter will compress your uploaded file to a ZIP archive ready for download. This tool is great for compressing those large M4A files and save yourself some harddrive space. ZIP archives can be opened later on in most operating systems usually with no additional software.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my M4A file to ZIP?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your M4A file to upload. Your M4A file will be uploaded to our servers. When the M4A to ZIP conversion has completed, you can download your ZIP file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my M4A to ZIP?

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

How accurate is the M4A to ZIP conversion?

We aim to provide the best conversion experience. Our tools are under constant review and development with new features being added every week.