Convert MP3 to 3GP

How to convert MP3 to 3GP using Converterlite. Converting MP3 to 3GP is a popular search demand so we have identified below how to convert your MP3 files using our free and simple software.

What is a MP3 file?

An MP3 file is a compressed (made smaller) audio file, which allows it to be sent easily over the Internet. Uncompressed music file, including Wav files or music on a CD, can be 30 or 40 megabytes or much larger. MP3′s are usually one-tenth this size, with only a slight loss in quality.

What is an 3GP file?

A container format that is a simplified version of the MPEG-4 format that uses less storage and bandwidth for better streaming on mobile phones.

Follow the tutorial below for instructions:




Begin by selecting the Audio Icon.

After clicking audio/video you will be able to find all accepted formats including MP3 files. Select the file(s)  and click open. Click next to proceed.
Alternatively you can click and drag them directly from your folder into converterlite.

Multiple files:

  • Hold ctrl key while selecting desired files and click open.
  • Highlight and drag multiple files into convertelite.

Renaming files:

Click on the title before converting to rename the output file


The format section is made up of “Devices” and “Formats”. Look through the list of Format types and select 3GP. Then choose a quality type and click next.

Where do converted files go?

Audio/Video: Same folder as input/original file

Choosing destination folder:
After selecting a device or format you will see a settings icon below the quality/model options. Click settings and uncheck the box titled, “Output file to same folder as input”. Then you can manually choose the location of the output file.

Click convert and await finish.
Once completed you can open up the converted files folder by selecting the green tick symbol by the name of the converted file.
Click “Clear completed” to refresh to the ADD page.