CAF (Core Audio Format) is a free audio container format developed by Apple and works on macOS 10.4 or later. It can also be opened on macOS 10.3 using QuickTime 7. Apart from audio, CAF can also hold multiple metadata such as file name, album name, composer, and more. It comes with a filename extension of .caf.
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AAC (Advanced Audio Coding) is a lossy audio format developed by Dolby and Sony Corporation, AT&T Bell Laboratories, and Fraunhofer IIS. During compression, AAC eliminates unnecessary data, making it smaller and easier to stream or download. Today, Apple devices such as iPhones and iPads are the biggest users of the AAC format.
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