How to play Flac, OGG, OPUS, WMA, APE, VOC, RAM on Apple Watch?
March 19th, 2015 by Harvey Taylor
Tags: Apple Watch Music Converter
At March 9 Apple media event in San Francisco, we finally know everything about Apple Watch. First, it is a communications device that will send and receive messages and calls. You can call upon Siri, receive Facebook alerts, WeChat messages and Twitter trends and there will be no need to pull out your smartphone to check the messages. What's more, they care more about your fitness. Apple Watch is also a fitness tracker with heart-rate measurements. Apple has two of its own fitness apps built in. One tracks everyday activity and the other one tracks dedicated workouts. The apps for Watch will be downloaded via Apple Watch Store.
Besides all the wonderful features, Apple Watch also keeps the basic portable media device function. All full charge will give you 18 hours of use and it'll last through about six hours of music playback via Bluetooth. Like iPod, you need to copy the music files to your Watch and not all music formats are supported. According to Apple official website, Apple Watch supported audio formats are: AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV. So you need make sure your music files are in the right format/codec and proper bitrates. How to play any music with Apple Watch? In this guide, we will show you how to convert and transfer Flac, OGG, OPUS, WMA, APE, VOC, RAM to Apple Watch and an easy way to change the Bitrate to play music on Apple Watch.
Prepare: Download Audio Converter for Apple Watch
Download this ideal Apple Watch Audio Converter - Bigasoft Audio Converter for Mac, install and launch. It is a professional Audio Converter which helps to convert Apple Watch unfriendly audio files to it compatible format, such as MP3, ALAC or AIFF. Considering the limit of the storage, we recommended you to choose MP3 320Kps.
- Convert Flac, OGG, OPUS, WMA, APE, VOC, RAM, etc. to Apple Watch friendly audio formats.
- Convert movie, video and audio file to MP3, Lossless WAV, ALAC and AIFF to play on Apple Watch.
- Download music from YouTube, MTV, VEVO to Apple Watch.
- Easy to change audio bitrates to proper value for Apple Watch.
- Converted audio is also compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod and other Apple media devices.
Click "Add File" button to choose the audio files which you want to play on Apple Watch.
Click "Profile" drop-down box and choose "MP3 MPEG Layer-3 Audio (*.mp3)" from "General Audio" category. If you care more about the music quality, you can find lossless WAV and ALAC profile from "Lossless Audio" category.
If you just need to change the Bitrates of MP3, WAV, ALAC or AIFF, please click on the "Settings..."button to expand "Advanced Settings" panel. There you will find the Bitrate setting under Video Codec. Please set 320Kbps to keep the quality.
After all the above settings, please click "Convert" button to start the conversion. When it is finished, click "Open Folder" to locate the converted audio files and add them to iTunes to transfer to Apple Watch. Download Bigasoft Audio Converter and convert Flac, OGG, OPUS, WMA, APE, VOC, RAM and any other audio files to play on Apple Watch.
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