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Convert FLV to WMA

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You can convert FLV file to WMA as well as to variety of other formats with free online converter.

How to convert flv to wma?

Step 1
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Step 2
Select «to wma»
Select wma or any other format, which you want to convert (more 200 supported formats)
Step 3
Download your wma file
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Animated Flash Video File

File extension .flv
File category video
Description This flash video format is defined by the Adobe systems. There are multiple users of the flash video format such as YouTube, Hulu, VEVO, Yahoo! and many others as well. One can access the flash video on various operating systems by enabling the Adobe Flash Player along with web browser plugin or on other third-party programs except for iOS.
Technical details FLV files use the H.263 standard under the Sorenson Spark (FourCCFLV1) codec and there are various reasons for it such as;
  • These are the first codec files which are supported by Flash Player.
  • The heavy usage throughout other versions being able to support this very codec
The audio can be recorded over the video using a microphone and Nellymoser Asao codec. By using the bitmap tile and lossy compression while taking care of the reducing color depth the screenshare is possible. But the basic difference is that the screenschare done by the 2nd way is only compatible with Flash Player 8.
Programs
Microsoft Windows Photo Gallery Viewer
VideoLAN VLC Media Player
Windows Media Player
Main program FFDShow
Developer Adobe Systems Incorporated
MIME type
video/x-flv

Windows Media Audio File

File extension .wma
File category audio
Description

A format of audio stream coding deployed by Microsoft in 1999, it has been serving as a foundation for Windows Media. Its purpose is to store and distribute audio content. Firstly, it was considered as a real alternative for MP3, but then, when ACC appeared, WMA lost partially its significance. It differs fundamentally from MP3 by one realization, and can be installed on an equal basis with other system codecs of Windows 9x.

WMA is characterized by a good compression quality, and therefore it has been adapted later for many audio players, mobile devices, and Playstations. However, due to excessive closure, files in this format cannot be played back on other platforms with satisfactory quality. The new version allows for multi-channel coding of large audio files and coding of voice data. In addition to that, the delay in coding has been significantly diminished thanks to the technology of reduced time dilation.

Technical details

The name of WMA is being used simultaneously for the file format and the codec. There are some types of the format:

  • WMA, a close analog for MP3;
  • WMA Pro, high quality sound files with wide range of channels;
  • WMA Lossless, for lossless compression;
  • WMA Voice, for compression of voice content into low bitrate files.

According to Microsoft programmers, an audio file of 64 Kbit/s bitrate has a similar sound clarity as the tracks from the original CD. However, some of advanced users do not share such views. Most often, WMA files are generated in Advanced Systems Format which contains both audio and video content. One of the failures is the impossibility to support bitrate of more than 160Kbit/s.

Programs
Microsoft Windows Media Player
VLC media player
MPlayer
Microsoft Zune
Winamp
Apple QuickTime Player
Developer Microsoft
MIME type
audio/x-ms-wma