WMA File Format

WMA files Format

WAV(Windows Media Audio) is a audio file format that compressed with Windows Media compression and developed by Microsoft, similar to the .MP3 format. WMA is a file extension used with Windows Media Player and often used for playing music from the Web. Mac users can use Flip4Mac WMV (also known as Microsoft Windows Media Components for QuickTime) to play WMA files.

WMA is both an audio format and an audio codec. WMA was intended to be a competitor for the MP3 and RealAudio audio formats. Microsoft's Zune portable music player and the Disney Mix Stick MP3 Player can play WMA files. They cannot be played on an iPod. But Audio converter and Audio Converter for Mac can help you convert WMA to MP3 etc for playing on iPod, iPhone, iPad etc.

WMA Compression: MP3 vs WMA /

Other File Formats: 3GA / MOV / MP4 / MPG / WMV / 3GP

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