Free Convert AIFF/M4B/M4R to MP3 for Google Music Uploading

Google is taking a big step out in front of its music streaming competitors today. You are now be able to upload up to 50,000 songs from your personal music collection and store them in the cloud through Google Play Music – all for free. For those people who happens to have some AIFF files ripped from CD, M4B files purchased from Audio Book or M4R files created from iPhone ringtone, you may find that you can’t upload those format files to Google Play Music since those files are unfortunately excluded from Google Play Music supported file formats lists below:

Supported file type

Notes about supported file type

MP3 (.mp3)


AAC (.m4a)

Files are converted to the same bitrate (quality) .mp3 files

WMA (.wma)

Can be uploaded using the Windows version of Music Manager, not Google Play Music for Chrome

FLAC (.flac)

16 and 24-bit mono or stereo files supported
Files are converted to 320 kbps .mp3 files

OGG (.ogg)

Files are converted to the same bitrate (quality) .mp3 files

DRM protected AAC (.m4p)

Some .m4p files can’t be uploaded
Files are converted to the same bitrate (quality) .mp3 files

ALAC (.m4a)

16-bit files supported
Files are converted to 320 kbps .mp3 files

Free Convert AIFF/M4B/M4R to MP3 for Google Play Music uploading

To successfully get AIFF/M4B/M4R uploaded to Google Play Music, it would be essential for you to convert AIFF/M4B/M4R to Google Play Music best compatible file format – MP3, which also ensures you to produce Google Play Music acceptable file size – 300MB.

Here, you can get the job easily completed with a simple to use application called Pavtube Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate. You will find a lot of other free tools on the market can assist you to complete the job, but this application is not only free, but also safe, clean and malware free. Therefore, just feel free to download and install it on your computer. What really makes this program shines is its high conversion speed and perfect output file quality. The program offers batch conversion mode, so that you don’t need to get your audio file converted one by one like online converter services. You can load multiple audio files at one time for conversion to save your precious time. The program offers high conversion results, you can’t find any difference between the result files and the original audio file.

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Trim AIFF/M4B/M4R for Google Play Music uploading

Want to do some simple editing on the AIFF/M4B/M4R files before uploading them to Google Play Music, you can easily achieve that with the program’s built-in editing options. You can trim the audio files to cut off unwanted parts or segments to get the specific parts that you want or merge separate audio files into one single file to make a complete music file.

How to Free Convert AIFF/M4B/M4R to MP3 with Pavtube Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate

Step 1: Load AIFF/M4B/M4R files.

Download the free trial version of the program. Launch it on your computer. Click “File” menu and select “Add Video/Audio” or click the “Add Video” button on the top tool bar to import source AIFF/M4B/M4R audio files into the program.

Load AIFF/M4B/M4R files

Tips: The program supports batch conversion mode, so that you can batch load multiple AIFF/M4B/M4R files into the program.

Step 2: Define the output format.

Clicking the Format bar, from its drop-down list, select Google Play Music most favorable MP3 music with compatible file size by following “Common Audio” > “MP3 – MPEG Layer 3 Adio (*.mp3)”.

Choose output audio music

Step 3: Merge or Trim AIFF/M4B/M4R music.

Merge AIFF/M4B/M4R audio files

By ticking off “Merge into one file” option behind “Settings” button, you can merge the ticked audio files in list into one single file.

Merge AIFF/M4B/M4R audio files

Trim off unwanted audio clips

In the video editor window, choose the “Trim” tab and this tab is selected by default when the editing window appears. You can use the trim function to cut off unwanted parts from start and end. You can either drag pointers on the process bar or set exact time point in Start and End boxes to set to leave only your wanted audio parts.

Trim AIFF/M4B/M4R files

Step 4: Start the final conversion process.

Hit right-bottom conversion button to start AIFF/M4B/M4R to MP3 audio conversion process
When the conversion is done, you can then smoothly upload converted files to Google Play Music with best quality and acceptable file size.

Step by Step to Upload Music to Google Play Music

Step 1: Open Chrome.
Step 2:Make sure you’re signed in to Chrome using the same C Google account you use with Google Play Music.
Step 3: Go to the Google Play Music Web Player.
Step 4: Select Menu “” Upload music.
Step 5: Drag and drop files or choose files to upload with Select from your computer.
Step 6: Near the bottom of your screen, track your upload progress.
Tips: If you use iTunes, you can drag and drop music from your iTunes library into the upload area. 

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