MP3 to AAC Converter

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Audio Options
Choose a codec to encode or compress the audio stream. To use the most common codec, select "Auto" (recommended). To convert without re-encoding audio, choose "Copy" (not recommended).
100% represents the original volume. To double the volume, increase it to 200%. To reduce volume by half, select 50%
Enable if you want to reverse audio stream
Trim Settings
Specify the start position of trim (HH:MM:SS). Leave at 00:00:00 to disable.
Specify the end position of trim (HH:MM:SS). Leave at 00:00:00 to disable.



How to Convert MP3 to AAC?

  1. Click the “Choose Files” button to select your MP3 files.
  2. Click the “Convert to AAC” button to start the conversion.
  3. When the status change to “Done” click the “Download AAC” button

Easy to Use

Simply upload your MP3 files and click the convert button. You can also batch convert MP3 to AAC format.

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 MP3 to AAC 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 delete after a few hours.


MPEG-1 Audio Layer III or MPEG-2 Audio Layer III (MP3) is a digital, audio-coding format used to compress a sound sequence into a very small file to enable digital storage and transmission. MP3 files are the most widely-used audio file for consumers. Due to small size and acceptable quality, MP3 files are accessible to a wide audience, as well as easy to store and share.

 

How to open an MP3 file?

Because MP3 files are so prevalent, most major audio playback programs support them. Simply clicking on the file will open it in iTunes or Windows Media Player, depending on your preferred platform. Users can also preview MP3 files.

 

Another program that can open MP3 files is VLC media player. Keep in mind that two other file types use the MP3 extension. They are Masterpoint green points data, which is obsolete; and TeslaCrypt 3.0 ransomware encrypted file, which is malware that demanded ransom in bitcoins, but is thankfully now deactivated and no longer a threat.

 

Developed by: ISO/IEC, Moving Pictures Experts Group

Initial Release: 1993

Useful links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MP3

https://mpeg.chiariglione.org/standards/mpeg-a/music-player-application-format

Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) is a digital audio file format that reduces file size via lossy compression. Its primary uses are digital TV, digital radio, and Internet streaming. It is the standard audio format for iOS, YouTube, Nintendo, and Playstation. ISO/IEC designated the AAC codec as an improvement to MP3, due its ability to compress file size more efficiently while providing quality similar to uncompressed audio.

 

How to open an AAC file?

For best results, use VLC media player to open AAC files. Alternatively, AAC also opens by default in iTunes. AAC files are ubiquitous, however, and open in many other programs and software.

 

Additionally, since AAC files often serve as the audio files for video games, they open on most popular gaming consoles, such as Nintendo 3DS and Playstation 4.

 

Developed by: ISO/IEC MPEG Audio Committee

Initial Release: 1997

Useful links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advanced_Audio_Coding

https://www.iso.org/standard/43345.html?browse=tc

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