What are the best Loopback alternatives in 2021?
Loopback is described as 'macOS software for taking the sound from applications and audio input devices and using them as inputs for anything else' and is an app in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Loopback for Mac, Windows, Linux, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is VB-Audio VoiceMeeter, which is free. Other great apps like Loopback are JACK Audio Connection Kit (Free, Open Source), Soundflower (Free, Open Source), VB-Audio Virtual Cable (Freemium) and Virtual Audio Cable (Paid).
- Soundflower is a Mac OS X system extension that allows applications to pass audio to other applications. View 14 alternatives to Soundflower
Stopped updating 2014/2015 and newer macs won't allow it to install
- Free • Open Source
Soundflower vs LoopbackAt least it's free, and works extremely well for streaming. Sadly I can't hear my output without a multi-output device.Soundflower offers extremely similar functionality to Loopback, including audio passthrough, audio stream connecting, and recording. It is also free and open source.
- Connect Audio Applications together with a Virtual Audio Device. View 18 alternatives to VB-Audio Virtual Cable
- Freemium • Proprietary
VB-Audio Virtual Cable vs LoopbackThough only available on Windows, VB-Audio Virtual Cable offers equivalent functionality to what Loopback offers macOS, with support for audio signal routing and passthrough, recording, and multichannel support.