Audio files in MPEG-4 format (audio only M4A) can be simply converted to Dolby Digital AC3 format with programs like Freemake Converter or similar.
Convert MPEG-4 compressed audio to Dolby Digital sound.
We have found 15 software records in our database eligible for .m4a to .ac3 file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert m4a to ac3 on Windows
Freemake Audio Converter is one of the most popular multimedia conversion software available.
Convert from m4a file
|Yes, Freemake Audio Converter supports m4a file conversion as a source file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
to ac3 file
|Yes, Freemake Audio Converter supports ac3 file conversion as a target file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
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 m4a to ac3. 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.
Adobe Premiere Pro is a timeline-based video editing software application and part of the Adobe Creative Suite and Creative Cloud. The latest version is Premiere CC available as part of Create Cloud. Previous version was Premiere CS6.
Adobe Premiere lets you edit faster than ever by offering industry-leading, cross-platform, native file–based workflows and GPU-accelerated filters and effects with the enhanced Adobe Mercury Playback Engine.
Aimersoft DRM Media Converter for Windows is easy to use utility that is able to remove DRM (Digital Rights Management) from multimedia files like WMA, WAV, WMV, M4A, M4P, M4V, AAC, M4B, 3GP, AVI, ASF, MP4, MOV, FLV, MP3, AC3, OGG, APE, etc. and convert them to other multimedia file formats.
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.
A freeware video converter, Freemake Video Converter is very simple to use and it is recommended for beginners.
Freemake supports about 200 video and audio formats. Freemake also supports Blu-ray disc burning. It is helpful to download flash video from the websites and upload video on YouTube video service.
ImTOO DPG Converter is video and audio converter to DPG Nintendo DS video/audio format.
A free and powerful video conversion utility, SUPER is based on FFmpeg, MEncoder, MPlayer, x264, MusePack, Monkey's audio, Shorten audio, TAK audio, True audio, WavPack, the libavcodec library & the theora/vorbis RealProducer's plugIn.
Agree MP3 to Ringtone Converter is audio converter application used to convert popular audio formats to AMR audio format. AMR audio format uses variety of cell phones to store ringtones.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert m4a to ac3 on OS X
Aimersoft Video Converter for Mac is easy to use multimedia converter for Apple Mac OS X operating system. It supports various video formats including AVI, XviD, MPEG, MPG, FLV, DAT, MOV, ASF, FLV, MP3, WMA, AC3, AAC, M4A, etc. and various devices, such as iPod, Zune, iPhone, Apple TV, PSP, PS3, Xbox 360, Archos, Sandisk, iRiver etc.
Wondershare Video Converter for Mac is easy-to-use video and audio converter. It is able to convert different video formats for all multimedia portable devices including iPod, iPhone, Apple TV etc. It can converts video files such as MOV, FLV, MP4, AVI, MKV.
Software that is capable of convert audio files from one kind of format to many possibilities.
Supported formats: 3gp, 3g2, aac, adts, ac3, aifc, aiff, aif, amr, m4a, m4r, m4b, caf, mp1, mpeg, mpa, mp2, mp3, mp4, snd, au, sd2, wav.
Multiplatform software - convert m4a to ac3 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).