MP2 to M4A Converter

Convert MP2 to M4A online, for free.

Or drop files here. Max file size 1GB. Sign Up for more

How to Convert MP2 to M4A?

  1. Click the “Choose Files” button to select your MP2 files.
  2. Click the “Convert to M4A” button to start the conversion.
  3. When the status change to “Done” click the “Download M4A” button

Best Quality

We use both open source and custom software to make sure our conversions are of the highest quality. In most cases, you can fine-tune conversion parameters using “Advanced Settings” (optional, look for the icon).

Free & Secure

Our MP2 to M4A Converter is free and works on any web browser. We guarantee file security and privacy. Files are protected with 256-bit SSL encryption and automatically deleted after 2 hours.

What is an MP2 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer II) file?

MPEG-1 Audio Layer II (MP2) is a free, open-source, and unpatented audio-coding standard. Common uses for MP2 include digital audio broadcasting (DAB), digital video broadcasting (DVB), and digital versatile disc (DVD). This file type is more common amongst professional broadcasters than consumers.

 

How to open an MP2 file?

The best media player to use for opening MP2 is VLC media player. This player works on most platforms and is very dependable.

 

On Windows, good choices include Windows Media Player, KMPlayer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Media Encoder, Cyberlink PowerDVD, jetAudio, Winamp, and Helium Music Manager. On Mac OS X, iTunes is the best option for opening this file type.

 

Developed by: ISO/IEC, Moving Pictures Experts Group

Initial Release: 1993

Useful links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MPEG-1_Audio_Layer_II

https://mpeg.chiariglione.org/standards/mpeg-1/audio

What is an M4A (MPEG 4 Audio) file?

MPEG 4 Audio (M4A) compresses and encodes audio files by using one of two coder-decoder algorithms: Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) or Apple Lossless Audio Codec (ALAC). M4A files are smaller in size while simultaneously better in quality than MP3 files, with which it shares the most similarities, in comparison to all other audio file formats.

 

How to open an M4A file?

M4A files open in most well-known, audio-playback programs, including iTunes, QuickTime, and Windows Media Player. For Apple users, iTunes is the default program to open M4A files. For Windows users, the default program is Windows Media Player. Users can also preview M4A files by highlighting the file and pressing the spacebar.

 

Additionally, M4A opens in VLC media player, Adobe Premiere Pro, Elmedia Player, Winamp, and a host of other programs.

 

Developed by: ISO/IEC, Moving Pictures Experts Group

Initial Release: 2001

Useful links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MPEG-4_Part_14

https://www.loc.gov/preservation/digital/formats/fdd/fdd000037.shtml