Sometimes, it is annoying when you don’t get an appropriate solution to play an audio format or a particular audio format cannot be played by a specific device like iPods usually play mp4/mp3 formats only.
The best way to get rid of this problem is to convert that format into one that is supported and can be played by most of the audio players and devices.
There are tons of audio formats and by using the following softwares, you will be able to convert almost all the audio formats into one’s you desire.Most of them are totally free while others have free trials and need to be bought after their testing.
Any Audio Converter
Any Audio converter is an easy to use friendly audio converter which can convert different audio formats into formats like MP3, WMA, and WAVE.
You can also extract audio from video clips such as AVI to MP3, MP4 to MP3, WMV to WMA, RMVB to MP3, etc.This software is totally free and works perfect for many formats.
Format factory is another all free audio converter with power to convert tons of different audio formats. It has simple and friendly user interface and you can easily convert audio files without any problem.Make sure you download the latest version as the previous versions are buggy and sluggish.
Pazera Free Audio Converter
All Pazera converters are useful, Pazera Free Audio Converter is one of them which allows you to extract audio tracks from video files without loss of sound quality or convert them to MP3, AAC, AC3, WMA, FLAC, OGG or WAV format.It can also be used as universal audio converter as it supports many audio format conversion.
RazorLame is the modified version of command line interface based converter called “LAME”. RazorLame has got an easy graphical user interface to help you convert your files into high quality Mp3 format.
It’s an open source free software, to use this useful tool, all you need to do is download it from their website and extract it on your hard drive.
Switch is one of best audio converters with many options to convert an audio file int various formats.It can also extract sounds from popular media video files.This converter also supports Mac along with PC.
You can convert multiple files in masses. Statistically Switch can convert 32,000 sound files simultaneously making it a useful tool to convert large no. of sound tracks at the same time.You will have to purchase this software when your trial is over.
It’s a powerful ripper and encoder that can extract the data directly (digital) from an Audio CD, which is generally called a CD Ripper or a CDDA utility.
You can do compression of these audio files using different audio encoders.It can read almost all the audio CD formats and then store these tracks in the WAV format on your hard drive which further can be converted into different formats using the above mentioned softwares.
Music Match Jukebox 8
Its a descent Mp3 player along with a simple audio converter.You can play various audio formats using this tool and convert them into other famous formats.
Its a comprehensive software which will make you feel better and you won’t be needing any other converters or players to manage your audio files.
Media Converter SA
Media Converter is an online free audio/video converter that allows you great customization of your audio/video files.Making long things short,you can convert anything to anything.
Register with them and start your conversions.You can convert 5 videos per day at maximum which is not that bad to me.
Free Video To MP3 Coverter
This free to audio converter has been made by DVDVideoSoft.You can convert all the famous video formats including *.avi, *mpg, *.mpg, *.mp4, *.wmv, *.asf, *.mov, *dvr-ms, *.qt, *.3gp, *.3g2, *.amv and *.flv into Mp3.You can customize the sound quality according to your own need.
Size of the converted file will go on increasing as you make it’s quality better.
Free MP3 Wma Converter
Like many other converters,this converter also has the ability to convert audio files into famous formats like WAV, MP3, WMA, and OGG.Its elegant user interface and efficiency are the key features.Although it does not offer wide range of formats for conversion but still a hand y and useful tool for WMA and Mp3 conversion.
All the above mentioned audio file converters are useful in different audio conversions,encoding,decoding and compression.Some can also extract sound tracks from video files.
If you still have any format that cannot be converted by these converters then please post it in comments.We will try to find the feasible solution for it.