Switch Audio File Converter is an audio converter program that supports most commonly used formats. It also allows you to extract audio from a video or DVD and save it as MP3 or any of the other formats.
Usually these programs are intended to modify songs to be heard on devices such as phones, iPod, etc., when they are in an unsupported format. Also to compress files with the aim of occupying less space, to rip CD, to create ringtones in AMR format, and several more possibilities. Switch is easy to use, lightweight and fast.
The formats supported are: MP3, WAV, WMA, Ogg, Mid, FLAC, MP2, M4A, AMR, AAC, MPGA, RAW, dvf, vox, cda, dct, au, aif / aiff, gsm, dss, sri, shn, and more; In addition to the video formats: avi, mov. For example, you can switch from AVI to MP3.
You have the possibility to select the sound quality, among some of the following values: 128 kbps, 160 kbps, 192 kbps and 320 bkps; With a higher quality of sound, the higher the rate.
The application allows batch conversion, to convert an entire album or several at the same time. You can specify a folder or playlist in m3u or pls formats. It automatically normalizes the audio of the different songs.
Another function that has Switch at the time of the change of format is to access an online database to find information about the songs that may be missing on the tags associated with them.
Switch 4.37 is the latest version (updated June 2012) of this free Basic edition for personal use. There is a Plus version with more features and without limitations.
Works with Windows 7, Vista XP, 2003 and 2008; And also has a version for Mac OS X 10.2 or later.