"Hi, I've got some FLAC format music files on my MacBook and I want to play them on my car. But according to the instruction of my car, FLAC is not supported. But the good news is WAV is supported. So I'd like to convert FLAC to WAV on MacBook so that I can play them on my car. But to convert FLAC to WAV Mac Os doesn't seem to have much apps for that. Any idea how to convert FLAC to WAV?"
Actually it's a valid idea to convert FLAC to WAV for playback on cars because it solves the problem of compatibility without compromising the quality of FLAC. And to convert FLAC to WAV Mac users have a lot of good apps to choose. This post would offer you a few methods to convert FLAC to WAV on MacBook with an FLAC to WAV converter Mac version.
Convert FLAC to WAV on Mac with a Professional FLAC to WAV Converter Mac
On Mac FLAC to WAV conversion is actually pretty easy to perform. To convert FLAC to WAV mac users have a lot of choices. There are a lot of professional audio converters for Mac OS. I would recommend Leawo FLAC to WAV Converter for Mac, also known as Leawo Video Converter for Mac. It's a practical video and audio converter for converting FLAC to WAV Mac.
Reasons for choosing Leawo FLAC to WAV Converter Mac
Convert audio formats between all popular formats.
Detailed parameters and values provided for setting.
Convert lossless audio without quality loss.
Here's the guidance for using Leawo FLAC to WAV Converter Mac to convert FLAC to WAV.
Step 1: Open Leawo Video Converter, click “Video Converter” tag to enter the converting interface. Add files to the converter by clicking “Add Video” button or directly dragging the file to the converter.
Step 2: Click the button on the left of the green “Convert” button and click “Change” button on the following drop-down menu to enter the format panel. Choose WAV as the output format in Format>Common Audio.
Step 3: Click the “Edit” button on the previously mentioned drop-down menu to enter the parameters setting panel, you can adjust detailed parameters of audio like Audio Codec, Audio Quality, Bit Rate, Sample Rate, Channels.
Step 4: Click the green “Convert” button to call out a sidebar where you can set the directory for the output WAV file. After setting the output directory for output file, click “Convert” button to start the conversion.
Check out the video guidance below to learn how to use Leawo FLAC to WAV Converter Mac to convert FLAC to WAV, it's actually a video of the Windows version of Leawo FLAC to WAV Converter, but the conversion process is pretty much identical.
Convert FLAC to WAV on Mac with Audio Decoder on Mac
There's one great audio decoder to convert FLAC to WAV Mac users could use. It's one of the best decoder to convert FLAC to WAV Mac users could find. It's X Lossless Decoder, also known as XLD. It’s an application for Mac OS X that supports decoding/converting/playing various lossless music files. It works on Mac OS X 10.4 and later.
Below is the guidance for using X Lossless Decoder(XLD) to convert FLAC to WAV on Mac:
- Step 1: Run X Lossless Decoder(XLD)
- Step 2: Go to File>Preferences on the Menu Bar. Choose Wav as the output format and set the directory for output file in General section. You can also tick Add encoded files to iTunes if possible to import the converted WAV file to iTunes library after conversion assuming that the converted file is recognizable to iTunes.
- Step 3: When the Preferences setting is done, drag and drop the source FLAC file directly into X Lossless Decoder(XLD) and the FLAC to WAV conversion will start automatically.