How to Convert FLV to MP3 on Mac for Totally Free
FLV (Flash Video) has quickly established itself as the format of choice for embedded video on the web. Notable users of the Flash Video format include YouTube, Google Video, Yahoo! Video, metacafe, Reuters.com, and many other news providers. However, FLV is not compatible well with portable players like iPod, iPhone, cell phones, etc. Good news is that it is possible to extract audio from FLV video as MP3 file on Mac (Mountain Lion supported), and FOR TOTALLY FREE!
- Part 1: How to convert FLV to MP3 using free Mac FLV file to MP3 Converter
- Part 2: Higher Quality and More Formats: FLV to music MP3, AAC, WAV, APE, etc.
iExtractMP3 is a freeware that extracts MP3 from FLV (Flash video) files. This free FLV to MP3 converter for Mac is welcome and loved by many users. It works well with Mac OS X 10.4. But as a fly in the ointment, it hasn't been upgraded since 5th, Dec, 2008.
iExtractMP3 has no upgrade plan in the schedule, but you have more needs on FLV to MP3 conversion? Maybe you want higher quality MP3, more audio formats and even video conversion. OK, you could get it all in this Mac FLV to Audio MP3 Converter, an all-in-one audio and video converter that converts FLV to a variety of audio formats such as AAC, WAV, MKA, AIFF, APE, OGG, AC3, M4A on Mac OS X (Snow Leopard, Lion included). Here is a step-by-step tutorial.
Step 1: Free download and install FLV to MP3 Converter for Mac
FLV file to MP3 file Converter for Mac provides both Intel version and PowerPC version. Get a free trial version depending on your Mac computer hardware.
- Supported Apple OS:
- • Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS Lion and OS X Mountain Lion.
- • Mac Pro, Unibody Macbook, Mac Mini, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac and PC with Mac OS X.
Step 2: Add FLV video files for .flv to .mp3 audio conversion
Click the File -> Load Media Files to browse your computer hard drive and select FLV video files to convert to MP3 audio.
Step 3: Select output format as MP3 audio
Click the bottom format icon to reveal the output panel, and then choose MP3 as output format from the audio category.
Step 4: Start converting FLV video to MP3 on Mac (Mountain Lion supported)
Hit Convert to start FLV file to MP3 audio conversion on Mac.
With Mac FLV to MP3 Extractor, you can also trim audio before conversion, and extract image from FLV as JPEG and PNG on Mac. Explore more in this FLV file to MP3 file converter for Mac.