Supported codecs and containers for audio-only outputs - MediaConvert
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Supported codecs and containers for audio-only outputs

Input codecs and containers supported for audio-only

MediaConvert supports the following combinations of input container and codec for audio-only outputs.

Container Audio Codecs
Advanced Systems Format (ASF, also known as WMA, WMV) (.asf, .wma, .wmv) WMA, WMA2, WMA Pro
MPEG-1 Layer 3 (.mp3) MP3
MPEG-2 TS (.ts, m2ts) MP2, PCM
MPEG-4 (.mp4) AAC
Matroska audio container (.mka) Opus
OGA (.oga) Opus, Vorbis
QuickTime (.mov) PCM
WAV (.wav) PCM

Output codecs and containers supported for audio-only

MediaConvert supports the following combinations of output container and codec for creating audio-only outputs.

Container Audio Codecs
HLS (.ts) AAC, Dolby Digital (AC3)
DASH (.mp4) AAC, Dolby Digital (AC3), Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3), Dolby Digital Plus JOC (Atmos)
MPEG-2 TS (.ts, .m2ts) AAC, Dolby Digital (AC3), Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3), MP2
MPEG-4 (.mp4) AAC, Dolby Digital (AC3), Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)
Quicktime (.mov) WAV
Raw (no container) AAC, MPEG-1 Layer II (MP2), MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3), WAV, AIFF, Dolby Digital (AC3), Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)