How to Convert Mp4 to Mp3

Let’s us first discuss the difference between Mp4 and Mp3 and pass on to the main option of converting  Mp4 to Mp3 to play files on your Mp3 player.

Mp3s are small, high quality audio files. They can be easily created using a home computer, a ripper that copies a song from a CD to your computer, also an encoder that converts your music to Mp3 format.

Mp4 is used for audio and video. It enables for high quality of streaming over the Internet and next generation cell phones.

In general, Mp3 is for audio files used on Mp3 players and software, whereas Mp4 is for audio/video files used for internet streaming and high tech cell phones.

Converting Mp4 to Mp3

You should use a file format converter program, which is available all over the web. You can also download it from Downloads.com. Note that lots of downloadable programs offer a free trial period, so perhaps it’s a good idea to try a program before purchasing it.

Here you should make three basic steps to convert Mp4 to Mp3:

  • Download a free converter that supports Mp4 to Mp3 file conversion
  • Install the program on your computer
  • Follow the instructions the program provides and you will be able to convert Mp4 to Mp3.