How to convert a mp3 file


If you want to convert a .wav file to a .mp3 file, you can use lame command-line tool.

To install lame:

$ sudo apt-get install lame

and use with:

$ lame input.wav input.mp3

lame can be used to convert .wav files to .mp3 files and .mp3 files to .mp3 files too. Different bit-rates can be specified.

For example, if you want to convert your .mp3 file from 128kbps to 64kbps:

$ lame --mp3input -b 64 input.mp3

If output file name doesn’t specified, lame gave it the input file’s name.

--mp3input parameter specifies that input file is a .mp3 file.


As miynat said you can convert wav file into mp3 by lame command tool. and also Online mp3 converter allows to converting mp3 into large collection of major formats such as mp3, wav, ogg, m4a, m4r, flac.


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