Alternatives to Apple Lossless for all platforms with any license

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  • FLAC icon

    FLAC

    FLAC stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec, an audio format similar to MP3, but lossless, meaning that audio is compressed in FLAC...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • LAME icon

    LAME

    LAME is a high quality MPEG Audio Layer III (MP3) encoder licensed under the LGPL. It is considered the best MP3 encoder at mid-high...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Vorbis icon

    Vorbis

    Ogg Vorbis is a fully open, general-purpose compressed audio format for mid to high quality (8kHz-48.0kHz, 16+ bit, polyphonic) audio...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Opus Interactive Audio Codec icon

    Opus Interactive Audio Codec

    Opus is a totally open, royalty-free, highly versatile audio codec. Opus is unmatched for interactive speech and music transmission...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Matroska icon

    Matroska

    The Matroska Multimedia Container is an open standard free container format, a file format that can hold an unlimited number of video...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Nero AAC Codec icon

    Nero AAC Codec

    Nero AAC reference quality MPEG-4 and 3GPP audio codec - Compression ratios ranging from Ultra High (58 CDs fit on one!) to...

    Free Personal Windows Linux

  • TAK icon

    TAK

    »TAK – [T]om’s lossless [a]udio [k]ompressor / [T]oms verlustfreier [A]udio[k]ompressor – is, as the name already suggests, a...

    Free Windows Winamp foobar2000