Alternatives to Asunder for all platforms with any license



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  • fre:ac icon


    fre:ac (formerly BonkEnc) is a free audio converter and CD ripper with support for various popular formats and encoders. It currently...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Exact Audio Copy icon

    Exact Audio Copy

    EAC is used to convert the tracks on standard audio CDs to wav files, which can then be transcoded into formats such as MP3, Ogg...

    Free Personal Windows

  • CDex icon


    [Be careful during the installation: Forum ] CDex...

    Free Windows

  • dBpoweramp icon


    dBpoweramp contains a multitude of audio tools in one: CD Ripper, Music Converter, ID Tag Editor and Windows audio shell enhancements....

    Commercial Windows

  • X Lossless Decoder icon

    X Lossless Decoder

    X Lossless Decoder (XLD) is a tool for Mac OS X that is able to decode/convert/play various 'lossless' audio files. The...

    Open Source Mac

  • EZ CD Audio Converter icon

    EZ CD Audio Converter

    EZ CD Audio Converter is the most comprehensive multi format audio converter and is extremely easy to use. Rips audio CDs, converts...

    Commercial Windows

  • Audiograbber icon

    Audiograbber Discontinued

    Audiograbber grabs digital audio from CDs, it can automatically normalize the music, delete silence from the start and/or end of...

    Free Windows

  • XRECODE icon


    XRECODE can convert multiple audio files in parallel by taking full advantage of multi-core CPU. Can also extract audio from video...

    Commercial Windows

  • Max icon

    Max Discontinued

    Max is an application for creating high-quality audio files in various formats, from compact discs or files. When extracting audio...

    Open Source Mac

  • Goobox icon


    Goobox is a CD player for the GNOME desktop environment.

    Open Source Linux

  • WildFire CD Ripper icon

    WildFire CD Ripper

    WildFire CD Ripper is pulling out the data (music) directly in digital format from an Audio CD; this kind of software is in general...

    Open Source Windows

  • Sound Juicer icon

    Sound Juicer

    Sound Juicer is a clean, mean, and lean CD ripper for GNOME 2. It sports a clean interface and simple preferences, aiming to do The...

    Open Source Linux BSD

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  • FairStars CD Ripper icon

    FairStars CD Ripper

    A free powerful software for ripping audio CD tracks to WMA, MP3, OGG, VQF, FLAC, APE and WAV formats files on-the-fly. Free CDDB is...

    Free Windows

  • morituri icon


    morituri is a CD ripper aiming for accuracy over speed. Its features are modeled to compare with Exact Audio Copy on Windows. morituri...

    Open Source Linux

  • Rubyripper icon

    Rubyripper Discontinued

    Rubyripper is a digital audio extraction algorithm that uses cdparanoia error correcting power and it's own secure ripping...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • CUERipper icon


    CUERipper is an utility for extracting digital audio from CDs, an open-source alternative to EAC. It has a lot fewer configuration...

    Open Source Windows

  • KAudioCreator icon

    KAudioCreator Discontinued

    KAudioCreator is an audio CD ripper, which uses "cdparanoia" as a backend to extract the tracks and later it encodes them to...

    Open Source Linux BSD

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    RipperX is a GTK program to rip CD audio tracks and encode them to the Ogg, MP3, or FLAC formats. Its goal is to be easy to use...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • RIP icon

    RIP Discontinued

    An application for accurate CD audio extraction

    Open Source Mac

  • Free Audio CD To MP3 Converter icon

    Free Audio CD To MP3 Converter

    Free Audio CD to MP3 Converter. Copy audio CDs into digital music. It is just beautiful in its simplicity. The outputs are saved...

    Free Windows

  • Grip icon

    Grip Discontinued

    Grip was a CD-player/ripper for the Gnome desktop. It had the ripping capabilities of cdparanoia built in, but could also use external...

    Open Source Linux

  • Reezaa MP3 Converter icon

    Reezaa MP3 Converter

    ReeZaa MP3 Converter is an easy-to-use all to MP3 Converter. With MP3 Converter you can convert no matter video files or audio files...

    Commercial Windows

  • FreeRIP icon


    FreeRIP is a Windows software that lets you extract audio CD tracks and save them to WMA, MP3, Ogg, Wav, or FLAC audio files (this...

    Free Windows

  • FinalBurner icon


    FinalBurner is a freeware alternative to expensive CD and DVD burners. This 4-Mb application enables you to create data, audio, DVD...

    Freemium Windows

  • Express Rip icon

    Express Rip

    Download this CD ripping program to convert CD audio to mp3 or wav format. The fastest CD ripper available and its free. * Perfect...

    Free Personal Windows

  • CDAConv

    A very easy to use program, which aims to convert your audio CDs into formats such as mp3, vorbis, flac or wav. It also uses the...

    Free Windows

  • MP3 Toolkit icon

    MP3 Toolkit

    MP3 Toolkit is a free and powerful Windows app includes MP3 converter, CD ripper, tag editor, MP3 cutter, MP3 merger and MP3 recorder...

    Free Windows

  • DeepRipper icon


    DeepRipper is freeware utility that is capable of converting audio CD tracks to a first-grade MP3, OGG or WAV files. It features a...

    Free Windows

Asunder Comments

keep it simple

Positive Comment by zfrei
about Asunder and Sound Juicer Nov 2014

though sound-juicer seems polished, I had more luck with asunder.

A family member is a new ubuntu (14.04) user and got stuck on profile options within sound-juicer (using mp3 instead of ogg). Though the necessary lame/gstreamer plugins were present, sj complained about profile settings but didn't offer access to the settings window. some other window that could only exit blocked it. presumably she fell through some hole in gui logic. asunder came to help.
take it with a grain of salt, this helping was over a telephone. I have to reproduce the issue and need to file a bug with sj if this verifies.


All the others seem to do a lot of fancy things, but I just ...

Comment by sebmaynard
about Asunder Jun 2011

All the others seem to do a lot of fancy things, but I just wanted something that did a freedb lookup, ripped to MP3, and stuck in a sensible folder hierarchy. Which asunder seems to do :)