M4V to WAV - How to Convert M4V to WAV on Mac

Posted by Adam Gorden on Feb 17, 2020 2:19 PM

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In the previous post, we introduced you the best way to extract audio tracks from M4V videos and save it as MP3 format. And today, I will going to tell you 2 simple methods to convert M4V to WAV audio format. Compared with MP3 format, WAV files are uncompressed and thus lossless. So if you care much about the quality of audio tracks in M4V files, you can read this post carefully and learn how to extract WAV audio tracks from M4V videos.

Method 1. Convert M4V to WAV Free Online
Method 2. Convert M4V to WAV on Desktop

Method 1. How to Convert M4V to WAV with Online Converter

M4V files are optionally DRM protected, so if your M4V files are not from iTunes store, one way to extract WAV audio from M4V file on Mac is to use a M4V to WAV converter free online tool. There are many options for you when you search it on the Internet such as Convertio, Zamzar, Media.io, FreeFileConvert, etc. Now we will take the Convertio as an example to show you how to convert M4V to WAV in a few steps.

convert m4v to wav with convertio

Step 1. Open the browser on your computer and visit the Convertio official website. Click on the "Choose Files" button and add the M4V files you want to convert. Or you can simply drop your target files to its interface.

Step 2. Click the lower triangle button next to your files and select the "Audio" > "WAV". You can also press the Settings icon to change the codec, audio chanels, or cut the audio clips, etc. according to your needs.

Step 3. Then click the "Convert" button and it will start uploading and converting your M4V files to WAV format. Wait for the process to finish and then save your converted WAV files to your computer.

Method 2. How to Convert M4V to WAV Mac with TunesKit M4V Converter

If your M4V files are bought and downloaded from iTunes store and they're thus encoded with Apple's special FairPlay DRM technology. It, on one hand, prevents all iTunes M4V movies, TV shows and music videos from being pirated; on the other hand, it allows its users enjoy the iTunes videos within Apple's own ecosystem only, like iPhone, iPad, iTunes player, Apple TV, etc. If you want to better enjoy your purchased or rented movies from iTunes or extract the audio tracks from iTunes videos, you need to ask assistance from a dedicated iTunes video converter such as TunesKit M4V Converter.

This smart program is capable of removing the DRM restriction and convert iTunes M4V videos to any video format such as MP4, MOV, WMV, AVI, etc. or any audio format like WAV, MP3, FLAC, etc. Thus, you can get your wanted WAV audio tracks from M4V files at 30X fast speed with lossless quality, including the original AC3 5.1 audio tracks, etc.

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Features of TunesKit M4V to WAV Mac Converter

  • Convert M4V to WAV on Mac, including both DRM-ed and DRM-free M4V files
  • Convert M4V videos to MP4, MP3 or other file formats
  • Convert iTunes videos without quality loss
  • Convert videos at a lightning fast speed
  • The program is easy to use with a friendly UI
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The following part is the step-by-step guide on how to convert M4V to WAV on Mac with the help of TunesKit M4V Converter for Mac. Before getting started, you need to download and install the right version of the program on your Mac computer.

Step 1. Open TunesKit and add M4V videos

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Simply launch the TunesKit M4V Converter on your desktop. Then click on the "Library" button to import the movies or TV episodes from iTunes library for conversion. You can also add the M4V videos by drag-and-drop from the folder.

Step 2. Select an output format

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When all M4V videos are imported, you're freely to select the subtitles and audio tracks. Next press the "Format" panel and a new window will pop up. In this step, go to the "General Audio" > "WAV" and set it as the output format. Click the "Gear" icon at the top right corner of the profile and adjust the codec, sample rate, bit rate, channels, etc. as you like.

Step 3. Start the conversion of M4V to WAV

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Now click on the "Convert" button and TunesKit will start to remove the DRM and extract the WAV audio tracks from iTunes M4V files. Wait a while until the conversion is done. Then you can locate and listen to all converted WAV audios on the "Converted" folder.

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