GNOME Audio Profiles let you select and modify a list of pre-defined encoding formats. By default, GNOME Audio Profiles provides the following audio format:

  • AAC-MP4 - The new standard of lossy compression.
  • Ogg Vorbis - Xiph.Org lossy compression.
  • Speex - Xiph.Org lossy compression optimized for voice.
  • FLAC - Xiph.Org lossless audio compression.
  • MP3 - The popular lossy compression format.
  • MP2 - MPEG-1 Audio Layer II, largely supported.
  • WAV - Lossless.

Some format may be illegal in your jurisdiction.