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WAV is the audio format supported by many media players. If you want to convert MP4 to WAV, you should draw support from a professional format converter. How to convert MP4 to WAV losslessly but effectively? Introduce such converter in this essay.

Part 1: What is WAV?

WAV is the common audio format specifically developed by Microsoft. This standard format can store the mono and stereo information with the original quality. It first appeared in August 1991 on Windows 3.1. The file extension is .wav. It can save and recover sound waveform.
Next, we will introduce some WAV converters and show you how to use them to convert MP4 to WAV.
how to use wav convert to convert mp4 to wav

Part 2: How to Convert MP4 to WAV with Converters?

1. Renee Video Editor

Let’s learn about Renee Video Editor at first!
① What is Renee Video Editor?
Renee Video Editor is the versatile video editing software where users can convert video formats, such as WMV, AVI, MP4, MOV and MKV, and they can save different video specifications according to the devices.

Besides, it contains many video editing tools. With these tools, users can merge videos, crop video screen, add subtitles/watermark/filters/music and even play multiple videos in one screen.

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Multiple Edit ToolsMerge, crop, rotate, cut and transform video easily. Change and add background music, subtitles and watermark to video.

Format ConversionSupport to convert videos and audios into different formats.

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② How to convert MP4 to WAV?
Here are the steps:
Step 1: Download and install Renee Video Editor. Open the software and click on [Advanced Cutter].
open advanced cutter in renee video editor
Functions of Renee Video Editor:
Crop: Crop video to the desired area
Joiner: Combine multiple videos/audios into one
Rotate: Rotate video in 90/180/270 degree and flip videos horizontally or vertically
Add music: Adjust volume, select the soundtrack and remove the original sounds
Split: Split large video/audio file into clips
Watermark: Add text, image, video or GIF watermark into video, or create overlay video
Video split screen: Divide the screen to play one or more videos at the same time
Video Enhancement: Improve video quality
Video Compression: Compress video size without reducing its quality
GIF Maker: Create the animated GIFs
Subtitle/Add Text: Add external subtitles and text into videos
Filter/Adjust speed: Adjust brightness, contrast, saturation, filters and speed
Advanced Cutter: Cut videos, crop screen, add watermark/subtitles/filters/background music
Easy Cutter: Quickly cut videos
Batch Cutter: Cut multiple videos/audios in bulk
Step 2: Next, click on [Add File] to select the MP4 video.
add files in advanced cutter in renee video editor
Step 3: Then, edit the video and drag the progress bar to cut the video. After that, select [WAV] in [Output Format] and finally click on [Start] to convert MP4 to WAV.
convert mp4 to wav with renee video editor

2. Online Converter

Under the stable network environment, using an online converter is very convenient. You can quickly convert formats online, without software installation. Next, we will show you how to convert MP4 to WAV via Online converter.
Online Converter supports to convert multiple formats, including MP3, AMR, OGG, WMA, MEA, FLA, WAV, MP4, AVI, MPG, MOV and WMV. Here is the tutorial of this converter.
Open the webpage (link: and click on [Choose File] to upload the MP4 video. It is noted that the file size be limited to 200MB. After that, click on [Convert] to convert MP4 to WAV. Finally, download the converted file.
mp4 to wav online converter

3. Windows Media Player

Windows Media Player, one of the Windows module, is the free media player released by Microsoft. Users can realize lots of ideas with this application, such as burning music to CD, ripping music from CD, transferring streaming media, watching videos and listening to music.
It is not difficult to use Windows Media Player. You can open the MP4 video with the software and then save the video as WAV.
windows media converter mp4 to wav converter

4. Any Video Converter

Any Video Converter can be used to quickly convert MP4 to WAV. It supports to convert MP4 and the other video formats, such as AVI, WMV, MP4, FLV, MP3, AAC, FLAC and M4A. Of course, you can select the format according to the device specification. Besides, users can edit the videos and adjust the parameters within the software, such as bitrate, sampling rate, audio channels, volume, quality and encoder.
The application is easy to use. After downloading and installing the software, you can click [Add video(s)] at the top and select the MP4 video. Then, you select the output format, WAV and adjust the parameter of [Basic Settings] on the right side. Finally, you click on [Convert Now] to convert MP4 to WAV.
mp4 to wav converter

Part 3: Comparison

From the above contents, we’ve introduced 4 WAV converters. Next, we will list their pros and cons.
Online Converter and Windows Media Player are simple converters. Both of them have some disadvantages. Online Converter should be used under the stable network environment. If the network is not well, you may fail to convert the formats. In addition, the file size should be limited to 200MB and the uploaded files are exposure to the webpage server. Although Windows Media Player doesn’t limit the file size and have no risk at data leak. But it is a media player that merely outputs WAV files, without any editing function.
Any Video Converter and Renee Video Editor don’t have these cons. The interface of Renee Video Editor is clear and friendly to beginners. Users can edit videos with different functions, such as splitting videos, cropping video screen, adding watermark/subtitles/music/effects and adjusting brightness/contrast/saturation. Importantly, Renee Video Editor outputs more formats than Any Video Converter.
Therefore, given to these points, we recommend Renee Video Editor.