You may have received some very memorable, important or interesting voice messages, songs in WhatsApp for iPhone. Saving these audio files from WhatsApp is a bit tricky. We have this issue covered in this guide to transfer WhatsApp audio messages from iPhone to computer. You can learn several easy ways to export your voice messages and recording from iPhone from previous linked article. These Whatsapp audio files however are saved in .OPUS file format which is however not recognized by both Windows and Mac computers. They might not be played using music players of your liking. Today, we will share with you an easy-to-use media converter which can help you convert WhatsApp audio messages, voice notes, recordings from OPUS to MP3, WAV, WMA, AAC or other file formats on your Windows or Mac computer.
Get the WhatsApp audio converter
Whatsapp records the audio messages or voice messages in OPUS file format on both Android and iPhone. Opus is not a very popular audio file format on our desktop computers. We need to use a professional audio editor and converter to convert them into common audio formats, such as WAV, MP3, WMA, AAC format. We recommend this media converter. It is a powerful video & audio converter which can help you convert Whatsapp audio messages to other file formats you want.
Converting WhatsApp voice messages to MP3 or other formats
In the opening paragraph, we linked to the guide about how to export WhatsApp audio messages from iPhone to PC/Mac. If the voice messages were not transferred to computer yet, scroll up and refer to the linked article for the detailed instructions.
Locate the saved WhatsApp audio files in File Explorer on computer. Start the media converter you have just downloaded and installed. Click the Add Files button, navigate to the folder where your audio messages from WhatsApp are save and import them to the conversion program. Or you can simply drag and drop them from the Windows File Explorer or Mac Finder to the audio converter program.
Once the Whatsapp voice messages were added to the converter program, choose the output audio file format you need from the upper right section of the software. You can can choose to convert WhatsApp audio messages to MP3, WAV, AAC or other file formats you want.
Finally hit the Convert All button at the bottom right corner to convert all Whatsapp voice messages to the audio file format you have chosen. Right before this convert button, you have the option to join all Whatsapp voice messages and recordings into one audio file. The converted audio files will be saved to the output folder of the converter program which you can find from the bottom of the converter.
If you use an Android device, you may also follow these steps to transfer and convert WhatsApp voice messages from Android phone.