Convert AAC to WAV and other video formats to AAC online, free


AAC files are used for storing audio and music data in a higher quality. Due to improvements made to the AAC file, it has one-off the best sound qualities amongst audio file formats. AAC is also the default format for Apple's iTunes and iTunes Store. You can open AAC files on iTunes, Windows Media Player and VLC Media Player. Although AAC files can use the .aac extension, many AAC files are saved with the .m4a extension. This doesn't change the file type, but only the extension format. You can still open it as an AAC file, because AAC refers to the compression type. Its full name is 'Advanced Audio Coding' (AAC)


WAV files store audio content "without" any compression. This makes them much larger than other file types. Although WAV files can take lots of space to store, they also store audio in high quality. This makes them useful for heavy-use audio storage like professional music recording. WAV files are widely used and can be opened on Windows Media Player, QuickTime Player, VLC, and many more. (The only exception is Linux). WAV files may also appear as ‘WAVE’ in your folder. They are the same file type, just spelt differently. Developed jointly by Microsoft and IBM, the WAV format stores audio data, track numbers, sample rate and bit rate. Content is stored in segments of uncompressed "chunks".

How to Convert AAC to WAV:


Select a file format

Click on the first box and select AAC as the file format then click on the box next to it and select WAV.


Upload and convert

Click on ‘Choose File’ and select your AAC file from your folders. You can also drag and drop the file into the box. Click on ‘Convert File’.


Download file

Click on the Download button and your WAV will be saved to your device in a matter of seconds.

How to Convert AAC to WAV:

‘Convert AAC to WAV’ Tutorial

‘Convert AAC to WAV’ Tutorial

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Select AAC in the first box 2. Choose WAV or your desired format from the dropdown 3. Upload and Convert
No, AAC and WAV are two separate file formats.
AAC and WAV are both used for storing audio, but whilst AAC compresses the file, WAV does not. This means WAV files have a larger file size than AAC, which makes them harder to share on the internet. However, due to lack of compression, WAV files also boast better quality audio.
Yes, the AAC file format is a popular file format. This is because it has high quality audio, whilst also having a manageable file size. It is also the default file format for iTunes, which means it is a widely used format.

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