T he M4A audio coding format is used for storing audio data losslessly without losing any quality, which is supported by Apple devices. MP3 is a file extension being widely used all the time.
M4A preserves higher quality sound but takes less storage than MP3. So, it will be a good choice for Apple users to convert MP3 audio to M4A format. What’s more, the M4A audio can be used for iPhone ringtone directly. Are you interested in? Keep reading to find more information.
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“Who can help me? I want to make one of my songs as an iPhone ringtone, but I failed. The message reminds me that iPhone ringtone can only support .m4r format.”
There are some warm tips.
1. The .m4r format usually used for iPhone ringtone, we just need to change .m4a to .m4r.
2. Generally speaking, iTunes provides songs in the .m4a format, which are encoded using AAC compression.
In this part, I want to share f2fsoft Video Converter for all of you.
Edit video/audio files : such as trim, crop, add 3D effect, extract subtitles, and add watermark.
Support OS : Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista; Mac OS X 10.12 (Sierra)/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6.
Step1 Load MP3 files. Click the inverted triangle drop-down button beside Add File button, and then click Add Folder to batch load MP3 files.
Step2 Set output format M4A. On the bottom of the interface, click the Profile line, choose General Audio > M4A as the output format in the pop-up list.
Step3 Click Convert button.
Finally, you just need to click Open Folder; there is a pop-up window where you can see the converted M4A files.
In the Way1, I introduce the f2fsoft Audio Converter to you. Except for it, iTunes can also finish the job.
Step1: Connect Wi-Fi and run the latest iTunes on your computer. If you have downloaded iTunes before, you just need to log in your account.
Step2: On the upper-left of the interface, click Edit > Preferences options.
Step3: In the General Preferences window, click Import Settings > MP3 Encoder in the Import Using box > OK button.
Step4: Convert M4A to MP3 iTunes. On the top of the interface, click File > Convert > Create AAC Version.
Now, we just need to sync music from iTunes (computer) to iPhone.
Online video converter is different from f2fsoft Audio Converter and iTunes.
1. We don’t need to download online video converter on computer.
2. Online video/audio converter can only convert files up to 2048mb at a time.
3. Must be connected wirelessly.
Step1: Type “convert MP3 audio to M4A online” into Google or other browsers you used.
Step2: Load MP3 file.
Step3: Choose output format: M4A.
Step4: Click Convert button.
Conclusion: Smart as you, after understanding the above information, you must already know that f2fsoft Video Converter is your best choice.