Will the audio files be compatible with my player?
posted this on January 17, 2012 14:10
Below is a list of the various types of audio files and the players they are compatible with.
High Quality MP3 Files
These files will play on any MP3 player, such as iTunes.
These files will play in iTunes or any other Apple device.
These files will not play in iTunes without being converted. To play these files, use a program that supports FLAC format, such as VLC. You can download VLC Media Player for Mac here.
These files are a lossless format but will also play in any MP3 player, such as iTunes. To fully experience the lossless format, use a program that supports MP3HD. You can download Fraunhofer MP3HD player for Mac here.
These files come in a variety of formats, including Apple Lossless, WAV, AIFF, or FLAC. Apple Lossless, WAV and AIFF can be played in iTunes. Find more information about FLAC above.