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How to Convert AIFF Files to MP3 with Ease

AIFF (Audio Interchange File Format) is a file format that is usually common among Macintosh computers and used to transmit superlative audio data. The AIFF format is used for stereo, monaural and multi-channel sound. Apple computer discovered this format in the late 80’s and this is why the files have an extension variant of .aif and .ief.

AIFF files are large when compared to MP3 files. AIFF files are similar to Microsoft’s wave files which make them excellent for burning to CD. However, compressed audio files do not possess the same audio quality as files that are uncompressed. This is hardly noticeable unless you are using a portable audio device or wearing headphones. So if you want to play AIFF files on mobile devices, converting AIFF to MP3 format that is widely supported by most audio players is a feasible method.

Therefore, you may need an AIFF to MP3 converter like Aimesoft Video Converter Ultimate, which can convert any AIFF files to MP3 in Windows operating system (Windows 8 included). Apart from that, this AIFF audio converter also good at carry out video/audio conversions between WMA, WAV, AAC, M4A, M4R, MP4, MKV, FLV and more. For Mac users who would like to convert AIFF format to MP3 on Mac OS X (Mountain Lion), just try Aimersoft Video Converter for Mac.

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How to convert AIFF audio to MP3 format

This AIFF to MP3 converter is user-friendly and straightforward. If you want to change AIFF to MP3, it takes only a few minutes. Here are the steps that you should follow. Please note that here I just take the Windows version as an example to show you the detailed procedures.

1 Load your AIFF audio files

Load the AIFF files to be converted into Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate. You can do this in 2 basic ways. You can drag the files into the program or access via the Add Files button and then handpick the AIFF audio file that you want to change.

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2 Choose MP3 as the output format

Click the pull-down arrow on the right of the Output Format option. And choose MP3 from the output Audio format category as the target video format. You can adjust the audio parameters like encoder, channel, sample rate and bit rate.

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3 Start AIFF to MP3 conversion with a click

Press the Convert button in the right corner of the converter to convert from AIFF files to mp3.  You can convert audio files to MP3 in a matter of seconds. This AIFF converter can also convert multiple files at a time. When the conversion is completed, click the Open Folder icon to get your converted MP3 audio and sync them to your mobile device via USB. Now you can enjoy any music without any hassles.

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