Audio files in raw WAVE format can be used for creating FLAC lossless audio files. These will be considerably smaller than the original WAV, but their quality will remain the same. Might also want to check WAV to FLAC for more converter options.
Convert WAVe PCM sound file to Audio files encoded by Flac - free lossless audio codec.
We have found 3 software records in our database eligible for .wave to .flac file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert wave to flac on Windows
A simple frontend for flac compressor
Convert from wave file format
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 wave 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 music library management program - renamed to Helium (version 12) and replaced in 2016
A multimedia converting tool for Windows