Using xrecode or Max for Mac programs it is possible to converting between Apple Lossless audio files to FLAC files. Both formats are lossless so the quality should not be reduced.
Convert Apple Lossless Audio Codec audio file to Audio files encoded by Flac - free lossless audio codec.
We have found 6 software records in our database eligible for .alac to .flac file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert alac to flac on Windows
Blaze Media Pro is a powerhouse all-in-one converter, burner, audio and video editing software for all popular audio and video formats...and much more! Some of the formats supported by the software's audio editing and video editing include MP3, WAV, WMA, OGG, MPEG-4, AIFF, M4A, AAC, AC3, FLAC, ALAC, AVI, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, WMV, and more.
Convert from alac file
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to flac file
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The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned alac to flac. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A powerful, proprietary software for handling DSD format and other high-quality files, AudioGate was originally developed to convert recordings made on KORG’s MR Series recorders, then manage and play them on computers.
xrecode is easy-to-use audio converter and audio grabber for Microsoft Windows. It is able to convert audio formats such as MP3, MP4, WMA, FLAC, ALAC, AAC, APE, OGG, M4A, 3GP, WAV, Shorten etc.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert alac to flac on OS X
FLAC2Mac is the simplest way to convert FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) to Mac-compatible audio formats like Apple Lossless or AAC that can be played in iTunes and transferred to an iPod or iPhone.
Max is open source audio converter and audio CD grabber for Apple Mac OS X. Max is able to save and convert audio in over 20 compressed and uncompressed formats including MP3, Ogg, FLAC, AAC, Apple Lossless, AIFF, WAV etc.. Max is integrated with MuscBrainz database to permit retrieval of compact disc information.
Multiplatform software - convert alac to flac on any platform
Bigasoft Audio Converter is able to convert various audio formats (MP3, WMA, M4A, AAC, AC3, WAV, OGG, AIFF, ALAC, FLAC, CAF, etc).