If you get some MPEG video files in hand, and would like to extract audio contents from MPEG video files and then save them to WAV, then you are in the right place. As the most popular and wide-used video compression technology, MPEG has been applied in many areas. On the other hand, WAV is a popular audio file format. In most cases, you have experienced video conversion from one format to another, like MPEG to MOV, etc. But did you convert a video format to an audio format before? Here we will show you 5 methods to convert MPEG video format to WAV audio format. Check out the detailed guide below.

Part 1: Convert MPEG to WAV with Leawo Video Converter

To convert a video format like MPEG to an audio format like WAV, we need an audio extractor or an audio converter to do the magic. Here I recommend Leawo Video Converter, a professional video converter as its name shows. Not only a video converter, Leawo Video Converter is also an audio converter or audio extractor. On one hand, Leawo Video Converter is able to convert video from one format to another format including MP4, AVI, MOV, MKV, MTS, FLV, etc., and at the same time the program is able to convert various audio files like MP3, AAC, FLAC, AC3, etc. On the other hand, this professional program allows users to extract audio track from video files. The input and output video and audio formats supported by Leawo Video Converter include Common Video (MP4, H.265 MP4, MKV, H.265 MKV, MOV, etc.), Common Audio (AAC, AC3, WAV, MP3, WMA, FLAC, etc.), HD Video (HD MP4, HD AVI, HD TS, HD VOB, etc.), and 4K Video (4K MP4 and 4K MKV). This professional converter is able to convert video and audio files with 100% quality reserved and in 6X faster speed.

As is mentioned before, Leawo Video Converter can be regarded as an audio extractor for you to extract only audio track from source video files. Therefore, it can play the role of MPEG to WAV converter to convert MPEG to WAV. If you are using Mac computer, you can make use of the Mac version of Leawo Video Converter. Download and install the right version of Leawo Video Converter based on your computer system, and follow the guide below to extract WAV from MPEG file.

Step 1. Import Source MPEG Video Files

Launch Leawo Video Converter, go to the "Convert" tab, and click "Add Video" button on the sub-menu to load your source MPEG video file. Alternatively, you can directly drag and drop MPEG video file into the program interface. After MPEG video file is imported, you could play back MPEG video file, select subtitles and audio tracks from source MPEG video file, add external subtitles to loaded MPEG video file, edit loaded MPEG video file, etc.


Step 2. Set WAV as Output Format

Click the drop-down box named "MP4 Video" by default next to the "Add Photo" button. On the drop-down list, select "Change" option. Then on the popup Profile window, select "WAV" from "Format" column as output format. Please note that once you change the output format, the name of the drop-down box will change as well.


Note: If you need, you could click the "Edit" button on the drop-down profile setting box to adjust audio parameters like audio codec, bit rate, channel, sample rate, etc.


Step 3. Convert MPEG to WAV

Click the big green "Convert" button on the sub-menu bar next to the format setting drop-down box. Then, on the popup sidebar, set output directory. After setting output directory, click the "Convert" button right below. Leawo Video Converter would start to convert MPEG to WAV immediately.


Note: Leawo Video Converter is equipped with an internal video editor, which means you can edit video after you import source video files. There are many ways allowable for you to edit loaded video files: video trimming, cropping, watermarking, adjusting video effect and removing noise. At the same time, Leawo Video Converter has an internal video player that allows you to play video files after video importing.

Part 2: Convert MPEG to WAV with FAEMedia Free Video to Audio Converter

Alternatively, we can use FAEMedia Free Video to Audio Converter to convert MPEG to WAV. As a free video to audio converter, FAEMedia Free Video to Audio Converter supports over 300 video formats for conversion to audio files. At the same time, it supports audio format conversion including MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, FLAC, M4A, etc. Check out the guide below to convert MPEG to WAV with FAEMedia Free Video to Audio Converter.


Step 1. Add Source MPEG Video File
Click "Add" button to add source MPEG video file into the main converting interface. There are three types for adding for conversion: "Add Files" for one or more video files; "Add Folder" for the folder containing video files; "Add Folder Tree" or the folder along with its subfolders.

Step 2. Choose WAV as Output Video Format
Choose select one conversion type in the "Convert to" menu, and then choose WAV from "Presets" if "Presets" has been chosen under "Convert to" menu.  Click "Browse" to choose an output folder for the converted video files or check "Same as source" to save them in the source folder.

Step 3. Start to convert MPEG to WAV
Click "Start" to start conversion from MPEG to WAV. After conversion, you can click "Open" to open output folder to find the converted file in WAV format.

Part 3: Convert MPEG to WAV with Conversion Tool

The third MPEG to WAV converter is an online audio converter called Conversion Tool, which offers a wide range of free online conversion utilities such as audio converters, document converters, etc. Check out the guide below to convert MPEG to WAV with Conversion Tool.


Step 1. Choose "Convert to WAV Audio Format"
On the official website of Conversion Tool, choose "CONVERTERS" at the top left, then "Audio converters", and then "Convert to WAV Audio Format" to enter the main interface of WAV audio converting interface.

Step 2. Add Source MPEG Video File
There are two ways for you to add source MPEG video file. On one hand, you can click "Add file" button if your source video file is located on your computer. On the other hand, you can input the URL of a video file if you can find source MPEG online.

Step 3. Start to convert MPEG to WAV
Click "Start Conversion" button to start to convert MPEG to WAV. Please note that you can set email notifications after the conversion is finished.

Part 4: Convert MPEG to WAV with SaveClipBro

SaveClipBro is the fourth MPEG to WAV converter for extracting WAV audio content from MPEG video format. Unlike these three previous converters, this audio converter only allows users to convert online video content to audio files such as MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV and more! Check out guide below to convert MPEG to WAV with SaveClipBro.


Step 1. Input Source Video URL
On the official website of SaveClipBro, add source MPEG video file by inputting the URL of source video.

Step 2. Choose WAV as Output
After source video file is added, you need to choose WAV as the output audio format for converting MPEG to WAV.

Step 3. Start to convert MPEG to WAV
After setting output format, you need to click the "START" button to begin the conversion process from MPEG to WAV.

Part 5: Convert MPEG to WAV with VLC

VLC, which usually works as a media player that supports playing almost any type of media file (MP4, AVI, MKV…). Well, actually you can also use it to easily convert video files to other formats like from MPEG to WAV.


Step 1. Enter the Converting Interface
Click on the Media menu in VLC, and then click on Convert/Save.

Step 2. Select Video to Convert
In the pop-up window click the "Add" button, select one or more MPEG video files to be converted. And click "Convert/Save".

Step 3. Select and Set WAV as Output Format
Under Profile, choose the target format from the list of formats. Here, you need to choose WAV as the output in order to convert MPEG to WAV. In the Target file box, select the destination folder and the name for the new audio file. In addition, you can further adjust the audio parameters of the selected output profile

Step 4. Convert MPEG format to WAV format
Once you’ve chosen all the settings, click Start to begin the conversion from MPEG to WAV. VLC media player will save the source video file in the desired WAV format in the file folder you’ve selected.

Part 6: Convert MPEG to WAV with Leawo Music Recorde

Leawo Music Recorder is a superb but easy-to-use music recording software program that encourages you record free music from any built-in input audio, computer audio and online music sources, like YouTube, Spotify, AOL Music, Last.fm, etc. and then save in MP3 or WAV format with lossless quality. And here comes the guide to convert MPEG-4 to WAV with Leawo Music Recorder.

Step 1: Download and install Leawo Music Recorder first


Step 2: Launch the audio recorder on your PC and choose Wav as the output format

Click the "Audio Source" icon on the main interface to set audio source firstly, if you need to record the MPEG video downloaded in your PC, select "Record Computer Audio" option; then click the "Scheduler" icon to set the recording start time and duration. Next select "Format" to set "wav Audio" as the output format.


Step 3: Start record wav audio from MPEG video files

Click the red dot "Start" button and then click to play MPEG video files you want to convert to MP4. The recording begins and when the program finishes recording, you can find the audio files at the Media panel.


Note:The program would automatically download and add music tags to your recordings. But if you need, you could still edit music tags manually. After recording all the MPEG to WAV audios you want, select the audio files in the "Library" tab or press "Ctrl" to select multiple audios. And then click the "Add to iTunes" button shown as arrow icon at the bottom of the main interface to add the recorded audios to your iTunes library.


Anyway, with the MPEG-4 to WAV Leawo Music Recorder, you can not only convert MPEG-4 to WAV, but also manage audio recordings for better enjoyment. And while with Leawo Video Converter, you can convert MPEG to WAV for any videos at anytime and anywhere. Leawo will always be at your side. You will be appealed for your loved audios and music.