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    Exact Audio Copy Alternatives

    Exact Audio Copy is described as '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 Vorbis, WavPack, and FLAC using external encoders' and is a very popular CD Ripper in the audio & music category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Exact Audio Copy for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, BSD, Mac and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is fre:ac, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Exact Audio Copy are File Converter, MediaMonkey, Format Factory and X Lossless Decoder.

    Exact Audio Copy is mainly a CD Ripper but alternatives to it may also be Audio Converters or Video Converters. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Exact Audio Copy.
    This page was last updated Jan 5, 2022
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    EAC is used to convert the tracks on standard audio CDs to wav files, which can then be transcoded into formats such as...
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    1. fre:ac is a free audio converter and CD ripper with support for various formats and codecs. It will convert between MP3, MP4/M4A, FLAC, Vorbis, Opus, AAC, WAV, WMA and other formats.
      fre:ac vs Exact Audio Copy opinions
      Most users think fre:ac is a great alternative to Exact Audio Copy.
      Because EAC has problems with some CD drives but fre:ac does not. There is no alternative nearly as good as fre:ac.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

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    2. File Converter is a very simple tool which allows you to convert and compress one or several file(s) using the context menu in Windows Explorer.


    3. MediaMonkey is a music player and a music library manager with support for 50,000+ files and many features for organizing, tagging, converting and burning your music. It also has advanced podcasting and syncing features.
      MediaMonkey vs Exact Audio Copy opinions
      This alternative is disputed. MediaMonkey is still a legitimate alternative to Exact Audio Copy, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      MediaMonkey is essentially a Music Library and Player software. Exact Audio Copy is a CD-DA ripping tool.
      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

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    4. Format Factory is a multifunctional media converter and DVD ripper. Its features include:

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      Be careful during the installation: Forum

    5. X Lossless Decoder (XLD) is a tool for Mac OS X that is able to decode/convert/play various 'lossless' audio files. The supported audio files can be split into some tracks with cue sheet when decoding. It works on Mac OS X 10.3 and later. Supports: (Ogg) FLAC (.flac/.
      X Lossless Decoder vs Exact Audio Copy opinions
      Most users think X Lossless Decoder is a great alternative to Exact Audio Copy.
      I've used XLD for years, makes a very good rip
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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    6. dBpoweramp contains a multitude of audio tools in one: CD Ripper, Music Converter, ID Tag Editor and Windows audio shell enhancements.
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      Asunder is a graphical Audio CD ripper and encoder for Linux. You can use it to save tracks from an Audio CD as any of WAV, MP3, OGG, FLAC, Opus, WavPack, Musepack, AAC, and Monkey's Audio files.
    7. soundKonverter is a frontend to various audio converters.
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      • Windows
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      CDex is a CD-Ripper, extracting digital audio data from an Audio CD. The application supports many Audio encoders, including WAV, MP3, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, VQF, Musepack, APE, and many others.

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      The installer contains adwares. Be careful during the installation: Forum

    8. Sound Juicer is a CD ripping tool using GTK+ and GStreamer.
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