How to Convert from CDA to WAV?

CDA to WAV Converter - Convert CDA to WAV on Mac and Windows

Why Convert CDA to WAV?

When users view CD from Windows Windows CD driver will create a series of CDA files. Actually theses CDA files do not contain audio but is a shortcut to the CD tracks. Users will be confused when they find they can not copy these CDA files to computer, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android, PSP, Zune, etc for playback. The reason for the CDA incompatibility with PC or other portable devices is that The CD was created long before the age of PC, iPhone, iPad, Android, PSP, etc and was created for playing on certain CD players but not on computer or other devices. So we need to convert CDA to PC or other devices supported format, such as WAV, MP3, etc before copying CDA for playing on them.

CDA to WAV Converter - Avdshare Audio Converter

To convert CDA to WAV, MP3 we need a professional CDA to WAV converter for this task. Avdshare Audio Converter is just developed for this purpose. The key features of Avdshare Audio Converter are listed as below.

  1. Convert any CDA to WAV, MP3 for playing CDA on computer or other devices that support WAV or MP3.
  2. Convert any CDA to WMA, FLAC, AIFF, OGG, MP2, RM, etc for playing CDA on more other devices or applications.
  3. Convert any audio format to MP3 or convert between almost all audio formats.
  4. Extract MP3, CDA, WAV, etc from MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, FLV, MKV, etc.
  5. Edit MP3, CDA, WAV or any other audio format for the customized audio file.

Convert CDA to WAV Guide

The following guide will help to convert CDA to WAV, MP3, WMA, etc.


Make Preparation: Free download CDA to WAV Converter

Free download the professional CDA to WAV Converter - Avdshare Audio Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.



Step 1 Import CDA files

Click "Add file" button or use the drag and drop function to import the CDA file to Avdshare Audio Converter. Convert a batch of CDA files to MP3, WAV, etc is supported.



Step 2 Targeted output format setting

Choose WAV as the output format by clicking  "Profile" button >"Lossless Audio" category.


Step 3 Start the conversion

Click "Convert" button to complete converting CDA to WAV.


With the help of Avdshare Audio Converter, converting CDA to WAV is so easy. As a matter of fact, Avdshare Audio Converter can not only convert between popular audio formats, like MP3, WAV, FLAC, etc, but also can convert between unpopular audio formats, such as CDA, speex, aax, aa, WV or from unpopular formats to popular formats.