Question: How can I convert an .mp4 file to a .wav file? Does anyone have a really good/easy program to convert MP4 to WAV? Freeware would be nice, please don't suggest purchasing video software. I need it to be able to do batch conversions also. Thanks!!!
MP4 is surely the most commonly used media file format both on web and various smart devices, which can store video, audio, image and subtitle files together in a single file. At times when you need to switch MP4 to WAV lossless audio file, preserving the best original quality, for playback on iPod, MP3/music players and alike gadgets, this step-by-step how-to guide will help you convert MP4 to WAV in seconds.
WinX Free Video Converter is 100% free and clean software specially designed to fulfill general video to audio/video conversion needs, including MP4 to WAV. Even to those newbies who are not so skilled with software or computer, the whole converting process will be completed in several clicks Windows 10/8(.1)/7/XP/Vista (32 & 64 bit). Look at its more specific features:
• Free convert MP4 videos to WAV, FLAC, MP3, AAC, WMA, iPhone Ringtone etc.
• Personlize (WAV) music file by resetting its audio channel, sample rate | Trimming audio file to keep necessary part.
• Support batch converting (MP4) videos, and merging output audio files into a single one.
WAV (WAVE): full name is Waveform Audio File Format, at times named Audio for Windows, one of the applications of Resource Interchange File Format (RIFF). It's developed jointly by Microsoft and IBM for storing audio bitstream on PCs, supportable by nearly all Windows audio hardware/programs like Windows Media Player.
WAV is the typically format of raw/uncompressed audio on Windows, and can also contain compressed audio with high quality. It rivals CD audio in quality such as 44.1 KHz sample rate, 16-bit bit rate. In spite of this, a .wav file usually is much larger than common audio formats, even lossless FLAC and APE. But TV, radio, DVD or any other media requiring top uncompromised audio quality often use WAV files like BBC Radio to deliver a perfect loop.
Free download WinX Video Converter and double clidk its .exe setup package to install it on your Windows PC by following the wizard.
Step 1 - Input MP4 to WinX Video Converter
Click "+ Video" icon on the top toolbar to browse MP4 video file(s) on your PC, and click "open" to import source MP4 video(s) to WinX software. Alternatively, you can directly drag MP4 file(s) to the software's main interface.
Step 2 - Choose WAV as the Output
After the MP4 video(s) is fully loaded, an Output Profile window will pop up, where you can select "WAV (Lossless Audio)" at "to Music" category as the output format. Here a dozen of music/audio options are available to meet your needs, e.g FLAC, ALAC, MP3, AAC.
What's more, it's clear that you can still convert MP4 to DVD profile, to MAC gerneral video, to Apple device, to Android pad/movile, to Microsoft device, to Sony device and to Web video (for YouTube, Facebook and Vimeo) with this all-around freeware.
Step 3 - Advanced Settings of Output WAV
Here you can define the destination folder to save the output WAV music by clicking "Browse" icon if you want, trim the audio under the Edit function, change WAV channel, sample rate by tapping "setting" icon.
Moreover, under the video preview window, "Merge Output Video" option can be checked for batch MP4 to WAV conversions. And the other options are here for more stable converting process with high possible quality, which are often used when doing video to video shifting.
Step 4 - Start MP4 to WAV Conversion
Hit blue "RUN" button to rip MP4 video into WAV audio file. It only needs quite a few seconds to take WAV out of a general MP4 song video. When the conversion completed, your can open the output folder to enjoy WAV music or transfer it to the intended device, like Apple iPod, Sony Walkman, also phones.
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