- 1. Convert Other Format to MP3+
- 1.1 Convert MP4 to MP3
- 1.2 MP4 to MP3 Converter Online
- 1.3 Convert MOV to MP3
- 1.4 Convert MOV to MP3 Online
- 1.5 Convert QuickTime to MP3
- 1.6 Convert WAV to MP3
- 1.7 Convert M4A to MP3 Mac
- 1.8 M4A to MP3 Online Converter
- 1.9 Convert M4A to MP3 Audacity
- 1.1 M4A to MP3 iTunes
- 1.11 M4A to MP3 Converter Free
- 1.12 M4A to MP3
- 1.13 Convert WMA to MP3
- 1.14 Convert FLAC to MP3 Mac
- 1.15 FLAC to MP3 Online
- 1.16 Free FLAC to MP3 Converters
- 1.17 FLAC to MP3 Converter
- 1.18 WMA to MP3
- 1.19 WMA to MP3 Online
- 1.2 WMA to MP3 Converter Free
- 1.21 Convert WMA to MP3 Windows Media Player
- 1.22 Free WAV to MP3 Converter
- 1.23 Convert AAC to MP3
- 1.24 MPEG to MP3
- 1.25 Convert iTunes to MP3
- 1.26 Convert AMR to MP3
- 1.27 Convert AIFF to MP3
- 1.28 Convert OGG to MP3
- 1.29 Convert M4P to MP3
- 1.3 Convert 3GPP to MP3
- 1.31 Convert MIDI to MP3
- 1.32 Convert Spotify Playlist to MP3
- 1.33 Convert WMV to MP3
- 1.34 Convert FLV to MP3
- 1.35 Convert MKV to MP3
- 1.36 Convert Facebook Video to MP3
- 1.37 Convert M4R to MP3
- 1.38 Convert M4V to MP3
- 1.39 Convert SoundCloud to MP3
- 1.4 Convert AVI to MP3
- 1.41 Convert DVD to MP3
- 1.42 Convert Voice to MP3
- 1.43 Convert M2TS to MP3
- 1.44 Convert MOV to MP3 Mac
- 1.45 Free FLV to MP3 Converter
- 1.46 Convert VLC to MP3
- 1.47 Free MP4 to MP3 Converter
- 1.48 Convert CAF to MP3
- 1.49 Convert ASF to MP3
- 1.5 Convert F4V to MP3
- 1.51 Convert WebM to MP3
- 1.52 Convert AC3 to MP3
- 1.53 Convert Opus to MP3
- 1.54 Convert VOB to MP3
- 1.55 Convert SWF to MP3
- 2. Convert MP3 to Other Format+
- 2.1 Convert MP3 to WAV
- 2.2 Convert MP3 to OGG
- 2.3 Convert MP3 to AAC
- 2.4 Convert MP3 to M4R
- 2.5 Convert MP3 to WMA
- 2.6 Convert MP3 to FLAC
- 2.7 Convert MP3 to Aiff
- 2.8 Convert MP3 to WMV
- 2.9 Convert MP3 to M4A
- 2.1 Convert MP3 to Ringtone
- 2.11 Convert MP3 to iTunes
- 2.12 Convert MP3 to FCP
- 2.13 Convert MP3 to Windows Media Player
- 3. MP3 Tools & Tips+
- 3.1 MP3 Converter for Mac
- 3.2 MP3 Converter
- 3.3 Free MP3 Converter
- 3.4 VEVO MP3 Converter
- 3.5 YouTube MP3 Converter for Android
- 3.6 YouTube to MP3 Converter for Mac
- 3.7 YouTube to MP3 Online Converter
- 3.8 MP3 to Text Converter
- 3.9 YouTube to MP3 iPhone
- 3.10 Download MP3 to iPhone
- 3.11 Convert YouTube Playlist to MP3
- 3.12 YouTube to MP3 Converter Not Working
- 3.13 YouTube Converter to MP3 for Android
- 3.14 Free YouTube to MP3 Converter
- 3.15 MP3 Player
- 3.16 Best MP3 Players
- 3.17 MP3 Sites
- 3.18 MP3 Ringtone Maker
- 3.19 Upload MP3 to YouTube
- 3.20 MP3 Cutter
- 3.21 Online MP3 Size Reducer
- 3.22 MP3 Tag Editor
- 3.23 Save Garageband File in MP3
- 3.24 MP3 Recorder
- 3.25 Remove Vocals from MP3
- 3.26 Export Audacity to MP3
The format AIFF is not a popular format among music lovers as many media players have issues recognizing it. For this reason, people are inclined to convert AIFF to MP3, a widely used music format. Hence, we're going to introduce 2 solutions for AIFF to MP3 conversion. Before diving into the step-by-step tutorial, you can read Part 1 to get a rough idea of AIFF format as warm-up.
- Part 1. What is .AIFF
- Part 2. How to Convert AIFF to MP3 with iTunes (Free)
- Part 3. How to Convert AIFF to MP3 on MAC/Win (Recommended)
The AIFF refers to Audio Interchange File Format created by Apple mainly for its operating system. It has .aif and .aiff extensions featured in excellent audio quality and no signal loss. However, AIFF itself is an uncompressed file and takes up large space due to PCM coding. So the main reasons that people prefer MP3 to AIFF can be included as follows.
- File Size: AIFF file requires large storage space because it is not compressed and it's 4 times bigger than MP3.
- Licenses: AIFF is a bit more expensive than MP3.
- Burn CD: When someone needs to burn a CD with music, the MP3 format allows you to save more songs on it than an AIFF format.
- Compatibility: It is not compatible with some devices and media players because it cannot recognize it.
iTunes is a helpful tool to convert all types of audio and video files very fast such as converting AIFF to MP3. It is a media player and multimedia content store developed by Apple to reproduce, organize and sync iPads, iPhones, iPods and it also can buy music. It is available for Mac and Windows in case you want to download it on your computer.
Here we will show you how to convert from AIFF to MP3 and to complete this task, you just need to follow the simple process. And for more information, please proceed to read the detailed tutorial below.
- Download and install iTunes on your computer.
- Select the format setting.
- Start AIFF to MP3 conversion.
Step 1. To start, you must download iTunes on your computer and agree to the license to complete the installation, launch it afterwards.
Step 2. Now drag and drop your desired .aiff file for converting to iTunes. After this, click on iTunes menu and select Edit > Preferences > General > Import Settings > Import Using and select MP3 Encoder as the screenshot shows. Then you will find Setting, click on it and select from the options Good Quality > OK.
Step 3. Right-click on your file and select Convert Selection to MP3 to start the AIFF to MP3 conversion.
Step 4. When finished, you can right click the .aiff file again and choose Get Info to know the property of the file or select Show in Finder to open the folder that saves the converted AIFF files.
Another recommended option is to use Wondershare UniConverter (originally Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate), which allows you to convert more than 1000 input and output formats, compress video file size for sending email or sharing to social media, make adjustments to videos via resolution, bitrate or framerate. Moreover, it also functions as ominipotent media player.
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- Convert AIFF to MP3, M4A and over 1000 formats
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- Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS 10.14 (Mojave), 10.13, 10.12, 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, 10.6
Generally speaking, to complete AIFF to MP3 conversion, all you need is to download the software to your computer > add AIFF file > choose MP3 as output format > start converting AIFF to MP3. The detailed instructions are as follows.
Step 1 After downloading, installing and launching the software on your computer, proceed Convert > Converted > Add Files and search the AIFF file you want to convert and then click on Open.
Step 2 Now click beside Convert all files to: and select Audio > MP3 and choose one of the options in the left window with a double-click. If you need to do some manual adjustment like change the frame rate, you can click + Create Custom to open the setting window, then make changes as you need and click Create to save.
Step 3 Click Convert to start converting AIFF to MP3, or click Convert All if you have loads of AIFF files for converting. When completes, you can switch to Converted tab to fetch AIFF files now in .mp3.
In this new technology era, there're various tools to convert video/audio formats but not all of them are fast or guarantee the converting quality. Don't worry, both iTunes and Wondershare Video Converter Ultiamte provide fast video conversion within simple steps, converting old AIFF to universally-accepted MP3 format (compatible with any device and media players). So choose either one of them to start converting right away!