"I know I can write my music files that are in an M4P format to CD, but what I really need is to convert them to MP3 for playing on the portable device. What tools are available to achieve? Is it possible to convert m4p files to mp3 on Mac?"
There are some tools that claim to create a virtual CD-RW to convert your files, but I want to recommend the one that can directly convert your M4P iTunes music and Apple Music to MP3.
Apple Music Converter for Mac is a powerful M4P to MP3 Converter for Mac that designed to convert iTunes DRM M4P and audiobooks AA, AAX, M4B to plain MP3, AAC, AC3, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4R, M4A, and MKA formats ready for use on any computer or mobile music device. It is fully compatible with the latest macOS 10.12 Sierra.
Apple Music Converter (Mac) - Convert M4P to MP3 on Mac
Convert DRM M4P music to MP3 or M4A with the lossless audio quality output.Download Download
Convert M4P to MP3 on Mac Easily
Download and install M4P to MP3 Converter for Mac. Then, launch it on your Mac. iTunes will be opened at the same time. The program has a similar interface as iTunes and it loads all your iTunes files automatically.
You can choose "Music" or any other music category in the left panel to display your music. Or you can directly search the music you want to convert in the Search box.
Choose MP3 as output format and choose the output folder. Please note that this M4P converter for Mac also allows you to convert iTunes M4P to M4A, AC3, AAC, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4R and MKA.
Click "Options" in left-upper Conner, then you can set the custom conversion speed from 1X to 16X. In addition, you can set custom format for output file name such as in the order of Album-Title-Artist. This could be very helpful for managing songs on your Mac.
Now click on "Convert" button to convert .m4p files into .mp3. When the conversion is completed, all the M4P files are converted to the MP3 format without DRM any longer, and now you can enjoy the converted MP3 files anywhere as you wish.
Why Apple Music Converter for Mac is Your Right Choice
Convert iTunes M4P songs, Apple Music, M4B, AA and AAX to plain MP3.
iTunes integration - instant access to all your existing music and playlists from iTunes.
Advanced controls allow users to change the sample rate, codec, bitrate, and a number of channels.
The output audio files include MP3, AC3, M4A, AAC, MKA, AU, M4R and more.
ID tags and metadata information will be saved to the converted MP3 and M4A files on Mac.