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Sample Rate Converter – How to Convert Audio Sample Rate for Better Sharing and Playback

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Updated on Aug 9, 2022

Sample Rate is the number of samples of audio carried per second. Sometimes, we need to change the sample rate for sharing audio on the internet. Then, an easy-to-use yet practical sample rate converter is a must. Get the recommended audio sample rate conversion software and follow the guide to convert sample rate with ease:

How Can I Convert Sample Rate?

Q: I am a music lover, and I also create some songs myself as well as share them on various platforms. Some platforms limit the sample rate of audio. Does anyone recommend a simple and practical sample rate converter? Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

A: How does sample rate conversion work? How can I convert sample rate? We often receive similar questions from users. Firstly, we should define the definition of sample rate, it is the number of samples of audio carried per second, measured in Hz or kHz (one kHz being 1 000 Hz) and the higher the sample rate, the more realistic the restoration of the sound is. While this article aims to help people quickly change sample rate, let's continue.

How to Convert Sample Rate with Splendid Audio Converter

WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro is a versatile sample rate conversion software that stands out from other competitors. Compared to those complex video & audio editors, everyone can handle this audio converter thanks to its straightforward and intuitive interface. You can easily change sample rate with just a few clicks. Follow this step-by-step guide to adjust the sample rate of your audio. Of course, if you have a video which you want to change the frame rate or bit rate, this software can do that easily. Now free downloadfree download this versatile software to start converting sample rate.

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Simple Guide on How to Use the Best Sample Rate Converter

How to Use MP3 to 44.1 kHz Converter

Step 1: Load Source File into Sample Rate Converter

Firstly, please free downloadfree download and install the sample rate converter on your PC. Navigate to Converter module. And then click on “Add Files” to import source file into the program.

Step 2: Change Sample Rate

Click on output icon and then choose one desired output format like MP3. After selecting your desired output format, then click on Settings. According to your need, you can convert 48000 Hz to 44100 Hz, or any other desired value. And click “OK”.

Step 3: Start Sample Rate Conversion

Set the path of output folder and finally click on “Run” button to convert sample rate to 44.1kHz or 48kHz.

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Converting Sample Rate with VLC Media Player

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As we all know, VLC is more than just a video player, it also has many powerful features. Previously, we have already introduced how to open MRL video files with VLC, how to play DVDs or play ISO files with VLC. In fact, VLC can also be used as a sample rate converter. Now, follow the tutorial to learn how to use it for converting sample rate.

Step 1: Check if you have VLC installed, if not, please download it from

Step 2: Launch VLC and click “Media > Convert / Save”. Click “Add” on the pop-up window to add the file that you want to change. Hit “Convert / Save” at the bottom.

Step 3: On the next window, select the output audio format from “Profile” drop-down menu. Then click “Settings” icon next to Profile. Choose “Audio codec” and then you can set the sample rate as 8000 Hz, 11025Hz, 22050 Hz, 44100 Hz, and 48000 Hz. And click “Save”.

Step 4: Set destination file from the “Browse” option. Finally, click on “Start” button to finish sample rate conversion.

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The above are two simple and effective sample rate converters, you can try both, and then choose what you like. For HD Video Converter Factory Pro, its function is not only to convert sample rate, but also to convert video format and download your favorite audio and video from YouTube, Facebook, etc. Try it out!

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