Equalizer Alternatives

    Equalizer is described as 'application to assist when capturing and restoring audio from gramophone records whose equalization and/or speed does not match your equipment'. There are eight alternatives to Equalizer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Windows S. The best alternative is Audacity, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Equalizer are Adobe Audition (Paid), Sound Forge (Paid), AudioMass (Free, Open Source) and GoldWave (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 15, 2021

    1. Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. You can use Audacity to record live audio, convert tapes and records, edit sound files, change the speed or pitch of a recording and much more.

      Warning

      After being bought by Muse Group in April 2021, Audacity has changed its privacy policy and may collect "Data necessary for law enforcement, litigation and authorities’ requests (if any)". It's now considered as a spyware by many.

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    2. Sound Forge Pro software efficiently and reliably provides audio editors and producers complete control over all aspects of audio editing and mastering.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      AudioMass lets you record, or use your existing audio tracks, and modify them by trimming, cutting, pasting or applying a plethora of effects, from compression and paragraphic equalizers to reverb, delay and distortion fx.
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      • Windows
      GoldWave is the most reliable and complete audio editor available in its price range.
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    3. The Microncode Audio Tools is an app for Windows desktop which allows you to do many operations on audio (and video) files, fast and easily.
    4. DarkAudacity is a build/fork of the the well known free sound editor, Audacity, customized with a darker, more modern theme - and a few small tweaks. The audio engine underneath is the same audio engine. The same code powers it. Like Audacity, it is completely free.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows S
      • Windows Phone
      Record sounds, lectures, interviews, and other events.
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