webm

WEBM is a file format for playing videos and music, similar to other video files like wmv and mp4. Specifically, WEBM is a container format for audio and video files with the file extension .webm. WEBM was specially developed for use on the Internet and is based on the video codes VP8 and VP9 introduced […]

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WMA

WMA is the abbreviation of Windows Media Audio. The lossy Microsoft-developed audio format is similar in compression to mp3 format, but optimized for Windows Media Player. The compression method filters out certain frequency ranges that are not perceptible to the ear, so that the file size can be greatly reduced. A document in wma format […]

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M4A

The file extension m4a (MPEG-4 Audio) is used for compressed audio files, which were created in the container format mp4 or mpeg-4. Unlike these formats, however, M4A files contain only audio data. Based on Apple's QuickTime file format, these documents are often associated with Apple products such as the iPod or the iTunes multimedia software. […]

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WMV

WMV files are video files in a proprietary format developed by Microsoft. This Windows-native format is usually open with Microsoft Windows with no problems with the Windows Media Player – on other operating systems but additional downloads or installations are necessary.

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FLV to MP4

For a long time, Flash Video was the dominant standard on the Internet and streaming platforms such as YouTube or Vimeo opted for the flv format (Flash Video). Smaller platforms still use Flash Videos today, whereas the largest streamers have long switched to HTML5-based videos. Flash is a crucial security vulnerability in browsers, smartphones often […]

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MP4

MP4 is a container format that can include multimedia content such as video and sound tracks, graphics, 2D and 3D animations, subtitled texts, interactive applications in the form of menus, and much more. Despite the strong compression, a file in mp4 format offers a very good picture and sound quality. The Apple Quick-Time based document, […]

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AVI to MP4

avi files (Audio Video Interleave) are so-called container formats for audio, video and text content. The AVI format was developed by Windows in 1992 to play audiovisual data on the operating system and originally served as an extension of the Resource Interchange File Format (RIFF). Today AVI files are mainly used to display videos in […]

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FLAC to MP3

With the online converter from file-converter-online.com, various media formats can be converted free of charge. Converting flac to mp3 is also possible in just three steps – and there are many reasons to convert from .flac to .mp3! Reasons to convert FLAC to MP3 Both are audio formats: FLAC is a lossless music format , […]

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M4A to MP3

In order to play m4a files on conventional mp3 players or burn them to an MP3 CD, it may be necessary to convert these M4A files to MP3 . With file-converter-online.com this is done in just three steps: Upload file, select target format and download. The conversion from M4a to MP3 is of course free […]

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