Convert WMA to MP3

How to convert WMA to MP3 using Converterlite. Converting WMA to MP3 is a popular search query. We have identified below how to convert your WMA files with our free and simple software.

What is a WMA file?

WMA Stands for Windows Media Audio. It is the file type promoted most by Microsoft, the company that invented it. It is the native format used in Windows Media Player, both on Macs and PCs. It competes with the MP3 and AAC formats.

What is an 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.

Watch this tutorial or follow instructions below:



Begin by selecting the Audio Icon.

When clicking audio/video you will be able to locate all WMA files. Select the file(s)  and click open. Click next to proceed.
Alternatively you can click and drag them straight from the folder into converterlite.

Multiple files:

  • Hold ctrl key and select 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 MP3. 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.