xHE-AAC Audio File Converter Software
Convert xHE-AAC, FLAC, and all other Audio File Formats

xHE-AAC Music Converter Software

Convert audio files and rip audio CDs to xHE-AAC and more audio formats. Music conversions are performed with the highest audio quality.

xHE-AAC Music Converter

Convert xHE-AAC (AAC USAC), mp3, m4a (AAC & Apple Lossless), FLAC, WAV, AIFF, DSD and more audio file formats. High quality xHE-AAC converter can encode up to 64 files in parallel for best audio conversion performance. Get the conversions done quickly in perfect audio quality.

EZ CD Audio Converter 9.1.6 for Windows 10 / 8 / 7
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EZ CD Audio Converter includes the latest generation of the AAC codec family, xHE-AAC (AAC USAC). xHE-AAC has improved audio quality over any other lossy format with the same bitrate. Mandatory MPEG-D DRC provides loudness and dynamic range control for consistent volume. Conversions from FLAC to xHE-AAC, WAV to xHE-AAC, and from xHE-AAC to other audio file formats are always converted gaplessly, which means that you can play the xHE-AAC files without gaps between the tracks (e.g. a Live album).

Conversions between lossy formats such as from MP3 to xHE-AAC or M4A/AAC to xHE-AAC are always performed with highest bit-precision, that means that the conversions between lossy formats are always optimized for the best possible audio quality.

FLAC to xHE-AAC

Easily convert FLAC to xHE-AAC. Keep all metadata tags on conversions. Music conversion from 24-bit FLAC to xHE-AAC is performed with 24-bit accuracy for the best audio quality.

CD Ripper

Rip & Convert CDs to xHE-AAC in the bit-perfect digital audio quality. Secure CD ripping ensures that CD rips are 100% accurate, perfect.

CD Burner

Burn Audio CDs. Burn MP3 & Data Discs.

What is EZ CD Audio Converter - xHE-AAC (AAC USAC) conversion software ?

Audio converter - CD to xHE-AAC Converter

EZ CD Audio Converter is fully featured xHE-AAC encoder and decoder. It can convert xHE-AAC and other audio files from one format to another. For example; It converts audio files from FLAC to xHE-AAC and WAV to xHE-AAC, or from xHE-AAC to WAV and WAV to FLAC and so on. xHE-AAC Converter can be used to convert freely between all supported audio file formats.

EZ CD Audio Converter is also a fully featured Audio CD Ripper. It converts audio tracks from audio CDs and saves them onto the computer in selected audio file format that can be xHE-AAC (AAC USAC), MP3, M4A, Opus, WAV, AAC, FLAC, or other audio file format. CD to xHE-AAC converter uses secure CD ripper features to make sure the audio files will be bit-perfect copy of the original audio tracks. Converting CDs to digital audio files is easy and fast with EZ CD Audio Converter. It can't be any easier; put an audio CD into computer's CD drive, start the Audio CD Ripper, select Output Format and Output Folder, and Click the 'Rip' button to start ripping the tracks from the audio CD.

When the audio files or audio CD tracks are converted on the computer, then it will be easy to load them onto a smartphone or portable audio player. xHE-AAC is natively supported in Android OS 9 and higher, Fire OS 7 and iOS 13.

Converter xHE-AAC - Convert xHE-AAC to WAV

xHE-AAC Audio Converter

| Features
  • Optimized for highest audio quality (accurate 64-bit floating point audio engine)
  • Professional quality sample rate conversion
  • xHE-AAC's MPEG-D DRC provides mandatory loudness and dynamic range control for consistent volume
  • All the best audio codecs are included
  • Gapless encoding and decoding of xHE-AAC and other audio files
  • Supports conversion from over 60+ audio file formats
  • Batch convert audio files with optimized performance using up to 64 parallel audio converters
  • Download high quality metadata from 6 online metadata services
  • Batch convert unlimited number of audio files at once
  • Advanced metadata editor with Full metadata support

xHE-AAC CD Ripper

| Secure CD ripping with advanced error detection
  • Perfect accuracy hardware-based software assisted error detection
  • 2-pass CRC verification for additional error detection
  • Exact ripping log
  • Read CD-Text, ISRCs, UPC/EAN, pre-gaps, and pre-emphasis
  • De-emphasize audio CDs that have pre-emphasis
  • Create exact disc image by ripping to cue sheet audio files

CD Burner

| Burn audio CDs, MP3 CDs, and data discs
  • Burn audio CDs with CD-Text
  • Burn exact audio CD images from cue sheet audio files
  • Burn data discs (ISO-9660/Joliet & UDF filesystems)
  • Create and Burn ISO disc images (iso)

xHE-AAC Converter | Typical usages

  • Convert your CD collection to xHE-AAC, AAC USAC, MP3, M4A and other audio file formats
  • Convert flac to xHE-AAC, or M4A to mp3, or FLAC to AAC USAC / xHE-AAC for portable player, phone, or tablet
  • Convert wav to xHE-AAC, or wav to MP3 for use as a ringtone
  • Convert audio files not supported by other software
  • Convert audio tracks from video files
  • Edit metadata, id tags of audio files
  • Burn audio CDs and MP3 CDs
  • Use advanced metadata editor to correct the id3 tags and album artwork of audio files

DSP effects

  • ReplayGain v2 metadata calculation
  • ReplayGain v2 loudness normalization
  • EBU R128 loudness normalization
  • Digital silence removal
  • Fade In/Out
  • De-emphasis for audio CDs that have pre-emphasis
EBU R128

Music metadata services

Get high quality metadata and cover art from 6 metadata services. Metadata can be retrieved automatically or searched manually.

Get metadata from

GD3, WMP / Gracenote, MusicBrainz, Discogs, Freedb, Amazon

Metadata services

Codecs

All audio codecs are included with the software. There is no need to download codecs from other sources.

All audio codecs operate in high resolution audio mode. Hi-res accuracy ensures that there is no additional quantization or dithering noise when converting from hi-res source (e.g. 24-bit FLAC to MP3) or when transcoding between lossy audio formats (e.g. MP3 to AAC).

Lossy and DSD codecs

Encoder Input bit depth Encoder precision
AAC (Apple) 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
AAC (FhG FDK) 32-bit integer 32-bit integer
xHE-AAC 24-bit integer 32-bit integer
AC3 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
DSD 32-bit floating point 64-bit floating point
MP3 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
Musepack 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
Vorbis 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
Opus 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
Decoder Output bit depth Decoder precision
AAC (AAC LC & HE AAC) 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
xHE-AAC (AAC USAC) 32-bit integer 32-bit integer
AC3 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
DSD 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
MP3 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
Musepack 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
Vorbis 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point
Opus 32-bit floating point 32-bit floating point

Lossless PCM codecs

All lossless PCM codecs such as FLAC, WAV, Apple Lossless, AIFF, APE, AU, TTA, W64, keep the source bit depth (up to 64-bit floating point) by default ("Auto" mode) unless specified otherwise.

Audio file formats

Convert audio files to

AAC-LC
AAC
AC-3
AIFF
AU/SND
Apple Lossless
CD-DA
DFF
DSD
DSF
DXD
FLAC
HE-AAC
MP3
Monkey's Audio
Musepack
Opus
PCM
True Audio
Vorbis
WAV
WavPack
Wave64
Windows Media Audio
xHE-AAC
ALAC
Apple AAC
Audio CD
DSD Stream File
DSDIFF
Direct Stream Digital
FhG FDK AAC
LAME MP3
MPEG Layer-3
RF64
RIFF
WavPack DSD
Wave
.aac
.ac3
.aiff
.ape
.cda
.cue
.dff
.dsf
.flac
.m3u8
.m3u
.m4a
.m4b
.mp3
.mpc
.ogg
.opus
.tta
.w64
.wav
.wma
.wv

Convert audio files from

AAC-LC
AAC
AC-3
AIFF
AU/SND
Apple Lossless
Atmos
CAF
CD-DA
DFF
DSD
DSF
DTS
DXD
FLAC
HE-AAC
MP1
MP2
MP3
Monkey's Audio
Musepack
Opus
PCM
Real Audio
Shorten
Speex
SACD ISO
TAK
True Audio
TrueHD
Vorbis
WAV
WavPack
Wave64
Windows Media Audio
xHE-AAC
ALAC
Adaptive Multi-Rate NB+WB
Audio CD
DSD Stream File
DSDIFF
Direct Stream Digital
MPEG Layer-3
RF64
RIFF
Super Audio CD ISO
WavPack DSD
Wave
.aac
.ac3
.aif
.aiff
.amr
.ape
.asf
.avi
.caf
.cda
.cue
.dff
.divx
.dsf
.dts
.dtshd
.dv
.eac3
.flac
.flv
.iso
.m2ts
.m3u
.m4a
.m4b
.mka
.mkv
.mov
.mp1
.mp2
.mp3
.mpc
.mpeg
.mpg
.ogg
.oma
.omg
.opus
.ra
.ram
.rm
.shn
.spx
.tak
.thd
.truehd
.tta
.vob
.w64
.wav
.webm
.wma
.wmf
.wv
.3g2
.3ga
.3gp

Sample rates

8 kHz - 384 kHz, DSD64 (2.8224 MHz), DSD128 (5.6448 MHz), DSD256 (11.2896 MHz)

Sample rates

All sample rates

Bit depths

1-bit (DSD), 8-bit, 16-bit, 24-bit, 32-bit float, 32-bit, 64-bit float

Bit depths

1-bit (DSD), 8-bit, 16-bit, 24-bit, 32-bit float, 32-bit, 64-bit float, 64-bit

Channels

Mono, Stereo, 4.0, 5.0, 5.1

Channels

Mono, Stereo, 4.0, 5.0, 5.1, 6.1, and 7.1

Supported operating systems / platforms / features

Windows 10/8/7, 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64), High DPI aware, 4k compatible, Unicode, Performance optimized with SSE, SSE2, SSSE3, SSE4 (4.1, 4.2), AVX, AVX2 instruction sets