November 10th, 2015 by Smile Harney
AC3 is a lossy audio compression file which is widely used as the audio tracks in HDTV broadcast, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs and some video containers, like MKV, AVI, MP4, XviD, DivX, etc. To play video files with AC3 audio on Mac or play AC3 audio on Mac, one method is to install some AC3 codec; another method is convert AC3 to other audio format or audio track. There are many AC3 codecs for Windows users on the market, but few ones are for Mac users after QuickTime stopped offering support for OS X Mountain Lion.
Here this article will share you another method to play AC3 on Mac: that is convert AC3 to Mac supported audio codec or audio format with the helps of iDealshare VideoGo. Then is it that easy to play MKV AC3, AVI AC3, etc on Mac or play AC3 audio on Mac iTunes, QuickTime or play AC3 on iPod, iPad, iPhone.
To play AC3 on Mac, here is a step by step guide on how to convert AC3 to Mac supported audio format and audio track.
Click "Add File" button to add the AC3 audio files or video files encoded with AC3 audio track.
Click the "Profile" drop down list to select Mac supported audio track or format
Click the "Convert" button to start and finish converting AC3 to Mac supported format.