APE Converter

  1. Add your file.

  2. Choose the output format.

  3. Click Convert.

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Convert APE files online for free

This freeware APE converter lets you effortlessly change your music files format in a few clicks. To convert APE files, just transfer them to the program and start converting. In turn, if you want to have the best range of audio conversion options, try out the trial desktop version of this APE file converter for free on Windows and Mac OS X.

What is APE?

Full name

AVS Plugin Effects File

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APE is a lossless compression algorithm for WAV audio files, commonly used for storing music taken from CDs (CDDA).

File extension


Technical details

The APE format includes support for tags where additional information and error detection can be specified. Occasionally, APEs can be found along with .cue files that contain a disk image. Monkey's Audio lets you compress WAV files, reducing the volume by about 50-70%, while still sounding like the original CD, although the file size will be larger than MP3.

Associated programs

KMPlayer, Nullsoft Winamp with the Monkey's Audio plugin, etc.

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