Can iTunes Play FLAC?
FLAC stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec. It means that the music data is efficiently compressed which allows the customer to enjoy the highest quality of sound, making it extremely popular among the audiophiles. However, you will be disappointed when adding FLAC files to iTunes, and you may find the web is swarmed with similar queries like "Can iTunes play FLAC" or "Does iTunes play FLAC."
So can iTunes play FLAC on earth? Unfortunately, Apple's software and devices, like iTunes, QuickTime, iPad, iPhone, iPod, don't support FLAC format.
What Audio Formats does iTunes Support?
iTunes supports five different audio file formats. You can see them by choosing iTunes > Preferences, clicking the General tab, then clicking Import Settings. iTunes now can read, write and convert between MP3, AIFF, WAV, MPEG-4, AAC and Apple Lossless (.m4a).
How to Convert FLAC to iTunes
So, a questions arises: how to import and FLAC on iTunes?
The direct way is to convert FLAC file to iTunes compatible formats with a powerful FLAC to iTunes converter. If you want to import FLAC to iTunes with the quality of FLAC audio intact, you can convert FLAC to Apple's own lossless audio format, ALAC (.m4a). If you prefer to smaller file size rather than quality, you can convert FLAC to a more common format like MP3 to gain more compression rate and smaller file size. Whether you want to convert FLAC to ALAC or FLAC to MP3, Video Converter Ultimate can help you do the job.
Video Converter Ultimate - An Excellent FLAC to iTunes Converter
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After launching the program on your computer, just simply drag and drop FLAC files to the main interface of FLAC to iTunes Converter or click "Add File" button to open FLAC files that you want to convert.
Click the “Output Format” drop-down button and then go to Audio > "MP3" or "M4A" file.
Optional - Modify Audio Parameters
Before starting conversion, advanced users are allowed to modify audio parameters. Open Settings Window, you can change audio bitrate, encoder, audio channel and sample rate.
Hit the "Convert" button to perform FLAC iTunes conversion. The process will take you some time, which mainly depends on the size of all imported FLAC files and the performance of your computer.
Click "Open Folder" button to locate the converted FLAC files, and drag and drop the converted FLAC files to iTunes. You can also sync FLAC to iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, iPod touch, iPod shuffle, etc. via iTunes.
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