.m2a

File Type MPEG-1 Layer 2 Audio File IconMPEG-1 Layer 2 Audio File
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ☆ ☆  Uncommon
Description

An M2A file is an audio file that has been compressed with MPEG-1 Layer 2 audio compression. It is a standard compressed audio format and can be played back by several different programs.

Some video programs may export an M2A audio file along with a corresponding .M2V video file. These files can often be merged together into a single media file.

Open With
Windows

IconApple QuickTime Player

IconMicrosoft Windows Media Player

IconMedia Player Classic

macOS

IconApple QuickTime Player

IconVideoLAN VLC media player

Unix

IconVideoLAN VLC media player

Updated June 30, 2009
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