Audacity is a free software for recording sound from a microphone or line input, digitize analog recordings (cassettes or LPs), as well as the processing of music in formats OGG Vorbis, MP3 and WAV.
Open Source (Free)
Windows All (32/64 bit)
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The Audacity Team
December 7, 2017
Audacity is a software for processing audio files, won first place among the free programs in the same area. The program is intended for common users and for professionals. The arsenal of the program includes a variety of functions and filters for processing music.
Platform: Windows 7, Windows 8 (8.1), Windows XP, Vista or Windows 10 (32-bit & 64-bit).
Features of the Audacity
Import / export of audio files in the following formats: WAV, AAC, WMA, AMR, AC3, AIFF, AU, MP3, MP2, OGG Vorbis.
Record sound from microphone or line input.
Record streaming audio, if you have several sound cards.
Continuously customization of volume during recording.
Convert audio from cassettes and LPs into tracks by searching pauses.
Support of standard operations on audio fragments: copying, pasting, cutting, and pasting multiple audio tracks. If desired, during editing, you can cancel the current action to go back to the previous state.
Support of 12-band equalizer to change the tone of the sound.
The use of special effects and sounds.
Change the speed of sound playback, saving the tone.
Find and remove noise, hiss, crackling, clicks and other defects, that will significantly improve the sound quality.
Support of Module VST, PortMixer, SoundTouch and LADSPA. If you wish, you can create your own modules in the language of Nyquist.