MP3 is the most popular audio format today, but some audio and music software (such as LMMS) only support WAV instead of MP3. In this case, it is necessary to convert MP3 to WAV.
Below, we provide three easy and free methods to perform this conversion. Please read on to learn more.
WonderFox Free HD Video Converter Factory is an easy-to-use video and audio converter program that is highly recommended for beginners. With a few simple clicks, it can quickly change MP3 files to WAV while retaining high audio quality. It also supports multiple other audio formats such as AAC, M4A, Ogg, FLAC, ALAC, etc. and can even extract audio from videos.
Now, download the software to start your first conversion.
Launch the software and open “Converter”. Next, drag your .mp3 files into the blank interface.
Click the ▼ button at the bottom to select the output folder in advance.
Click the format image on the right to open the output format list. Go to the “Audio” category and select "WAV" as the output format.
Tips. You can open “Parameter settings” to modify the output audio settings like audio bitrate, channels, sample rate and volume as desired.
Finally, click “Run” to start conversion at once.
Audacity can also help you change audio formats with a few simple steps. And it can assist you in editing the audio before exporting. Now, let’s learn how to convert an MP3 to a WAV file in Audacity below.
Step 1. Download Audacity from https://www.audacityteam.org/download/ and install it.
Step 2. Open Audacity and click the top menu “File” > “Open” to import your MP3 file. Drag-and-drop is also supported.
Step 3. Without any editing need, you can click “File” again and select “Export” > “Export as WAV”.
Step 4. In the Export Audio window, you can edit the file name and choose the file type to save. You can also decide on an encoding method from the bottom Format Options drop-down list. When everything is ready, click “Save” to finish the MP3 to WAV conversion.
Note. If a metadata editing window pops up, click “OK” if you have nothing to change.
Instead of using offline software, you can also try an online MP3 to WAV converter such as Convertio. It can quickly transfer MP3 files to WAV without downloading any software or plug-ins. Just upload the audio, choose the output format, convert the file, and download the desired files. Detailed steps are given below.
Step 1. Visit Convertio MP3-to-WAV Converter.
Step 2. Click “Choose Files” to upload your MP3 file or drop your files there.
Optional. Adjust the settings if you want.
Step 3. Click “Convert” and wait for the conversion to finish.
Step 4. Download the converted file.
Whether you are a newbie or an experienced person, the three tools provided here will suit you. In addition to converting MP3 files to WAV, they can handle many more file conversions in your daily life. Just choose your favorite program and start converting. That's all I want to share. I hope you enjoyed this article. Thanks for reading!