AIFF File Format

AIFF files Format

AIFF(Audio Interchange File Format) is an audio file format which standard used for storing sound data for personal computers and other electronic audio devices. Apple Computer developed the AIFF format, basing it on Electronic Arts' .IFF format.

AIFF is most commonly used on Apple Macintosh computer systems that contains uncompressed CD-quality audio, similar to a .WAV file; commonly used to store standard CD audio. Standard AIFF files use a sampling rate of 44.1KHz, are 16-bit, and have two channels for stereo sound. The file extension for the standard AIFF format is .aiff or .aif. For the compressed variants it is supposed to be .aifc, but .aiff or .aif are accepted as well by audio applications supporting the format.

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