How to Convert Audio to WAV
Edited by Pat Bitton
October 2, 2019
WAV is a popular format for storing audio files. It’s the format professionals usually rely on when working with sound in audio editors.
A WAV file is an uncompressed audio file. The format of such files is Waveform Audio File Format, or WAV, which is a standard PC audio format.
If you need a WAV file converter, try Movavi Video Converter or use an online conversion tool.
How to Convert Audio to WAV with Movavi Converter
Movavi’s WAV converter is one of the best programs to help you easily convert videos and music into different formats. Using this app, you can not only change the file format of your favorite songs but also extract audio from clips in AVI, MP4, WMV, MOV, and other formats.
Download the appropriate version of the program below and read the instructions to transform your files.
Install the WAV Converter
Open the downloaded file and follow the instructions on your computer screen.
Add Audio Files
Launch Movavi Video Converter. Click the Add Media button on the left-hand side of the screen and then Add Audio. Select the files you want to convert to WAV and hit Open.
Choose WAV as the Output Format
Open the Audio tab and choose WAV from the list. Remember that you can use Movavi Video Converter to convert WAV to MP3, FLAC, OGG, WMA, and AAC – just select the desired audio format from the list. To change the number of channels, audio codec, bitrate type, and other audio properties, click the Cogwheel icon and make your selections.
Сonvert to WAV
Click the Folder icon to the right of the Save to list. In the dialog box that opens, choose the folder in which to save your converted files. To start the process of converting the selected files to WAV, just click Convert.
Movavi Video Converter
The ideal way to get your media in the format you need!
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Differences between Desktop and Online Converters
How to Use a WAV Converter Online
Another option is to convert audio to WAV online using a free conversion tool like videoconverter.com. This online service lets you convert media files for free. However, the file size is limited, and you can only convert one file at a time.
Here’s a short guide to converting files online.
Go to the Website
Follow the link below to go to the online converter website.
Upload Your Audio Files
Click Add Your Media and choose the file you want to convert.
Change the Output Format
The default output format is MP4. To change it, click the MP4 button, hit Audio, and select WAV from the list.
Convert Your Audio to WAV
Click the Convert button to start the conversion process. Once it’s done, click Download and the file will be saved on your computer.