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Tutorial - How to Convert YouTube to AAC on Mac?

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What is AAC

Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) is a standardized, lossy compression and encoding scheme for digital audio. Designed to be the successor of the MP3 format, AAC generally achieves better sound quality than MP3 at similar bit rates. AAC is the default or standard audio format for Apple's iPhone, iPod, iPad, iTunes, Sony's PlayStation 3 and YouTube. Also, it is supported by Nokia/Windows Phone, Android, Sony Walkman, Sony's PlayStation Portable, Nintendo's Wii, HDTV, Apple TV, DVB and more.

Why Convert YouTube to AAC

Have you ever found some fantastic music videos from YouTube and were so crazy for them. Instead of taking several hours to search out the name of the background music and finding correct resource to download, you can directly download the YouTube video to any audio format you need like AAC. AllYoutube2MP3 for Mac makes YouTube to audio conversion much easier with the user friendly interface and even beginners can finish their conversion with hassle.

Step 1. Paste YouTube Video URL

Once AllYoutube2MP3 for Mac has been launched, copy the URL of the YouTube video you want to download and paste it in the box of "Paste Your Video URLs below". If there is the need to batch download YouTube videos, just paste their URLs (one link per line) in the box.

Paste YouTube Video URL

Step 2. Choose Output Format

Click "Options - Audio" and you will find a list of audio formats from the menu of "Audio Format", then choose "AAC" as the output format.

Choose Output Format

Step 3. Start Conversion

When all settings are done, just click "Download" to start the process of YouTube video download and conversion.

To fulfill your other needs, these advanced tools below can be helpful:

Playlist: download video playlist and set max download;
Output: options for output file name (ASCII, ID, Title);
Subtitles: download subtitle file by language/all available subtitles/automatic subtitle file;
Filesystem: open destination folder, write description to file, write thumbnail to disk, etc.;
Shutdown: choose to shutdown computer when conversion is finished;
Authentication: password and username inputting for video sharing websites or videos;
Connection: use proxy for connection;
Localization: choose localization language.

Start Conversion

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