11 Best M4A Player Apps for Android

M4A is a popular file extension used for audio files which are encoded using advanced audio coding(AAC) which is a lossy audio compression technique. M4A stands for MPEG 4 Audio which was meant as a successor to widely popular MP3 audio file extension.

How to convert MP3 file to M4A format?

Convert MP3 TO M4A

To convert MP3 file to M4A format, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Convertio.co/mp3-m4a
  2. Upload your MP3 file to Convertio website
  3. Click Convert to convert the MP3 file to M4A
  4. Download the converted m4a file to your Android phone.

11 Best M4A Player Apps for Android

To play M4A music on Android, you can use any of these best m4a player apps for Android:

1. VLC Player for Android

VLC Player for Android is an open source M4A player app for Android. It supports a lot of media formats that helps you to play multiple file formats in Android devices.

2. mpv Player

mpv Player is my favourite media player for Android to watch Anime and movies. It offers high quality media playback in Android devices. You can play your M4A in mpv player without any hassle.

3. jetAudio player

jetAudio player is a freemium M4A player app for Android users. It offers some premium features for a small one time fee which includes customization and Ad-Free experience.

4. KMPlayer

KMPlayer is a media player app for Android offered by PANDORA, a popular name in lossless music industry. It comes with cloud support and allows users to Chromecast videos and audio to their Television or PC.

5. PLAYit Music Player

PLAYit is a popular music player app that allows you to play more than 40 media formats. It is one of the best M4A player apps for Android that comes with great UI and user experience. It also comes with a social media video and audio downloader that lets you download your favourite posts from Facebook, YouTube, and Reddit. After downloading posts you can play right away from the PLAYit player.

6. Stellio Music Player

Stellio Music Player is a popular music player app for Android that comes with minimal layout and multiple theme support. It is one of the best M4A player apps for Android devices. Stellio Android app shows you lyrics of songs and let you change the cover art of these music files.


AIMP is my favourite music player app of all time. It is my default music player app on my Windows PC. It was a surprise when I saw they offer an Android app. It supports a lot of audio file formats. It comes with different styles and themes for Android devices.

8. BlackPlayer Music Player

BlackPlayer Music Player as the name  suggests is a black themed music player for Android users. It supports MP3, WAV, OGG, FLAC, and M4A file formats. It also allows you to remove, add, edit details of albums and music files.

9. Musicolet Music Player

Musicolet Music Player is a free music player with premium features like premium themes, sound mixing etc. It supports a lots of music and media files and let you edit the album and music file details. It is one  of the best M4A music file player for Android users. It is developed by some cool kids. Musicolet app and supports a lot of languages across globe. Great UI and user experience. It was also featured in our list of FLAC Player apps for Android.

10. Rocket Music Player

Rocket Music Player is a music player that claims to be most advanced music player for your android phone. It supports ogg, mp3, 3gp, mp4, m4a, alac, tta, ape, mpc, wav, flac, wv and wma music file format. It comes with embedded lyrics player so the songs lyrics show up in sync with the music playing.

11. MX Player

MX Player is a media player and an OTT app that offers music playback for most of the music file including M4A file format. It offers a futuristic media player for your Android devices.

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  1. Thank you for your share.. Another method is to use Avdshare Audio Convert to convert M4A, FLAC, OGG, APE, etc audio files to MP3 on computer and then transfer the converted MP3 to Android phone for easy playback.


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