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    Rubyripper is described as 'digital audio extraction algorithm that uses cdparanoia error correcting power and it's own secure ripping algorithm to make sure that a CD rip is done successfully and accurately. It is very similar to and inspired by EAC' and is a CD Ripper in the CD/DVD Tools category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Rubyripper for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, BSD, Mac and The best alternative is fre:ac, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Rubyripper are Exact Audio Copy (Free Personal), X Lossless Decoder (Free, Open Source), dBpoweramp (Paid) and Asunder (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Dec 13, 2020
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    Rubyripper is a digital audio extraction algorithm that uses cdparanoia error correcting power and it's own secure...
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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.
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      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.

    2. 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/.
    3. dBpoweramp contains a multitude of audio tools in one: CD Ripper, Music Converter, ID Tag Editor and Windows audio shell enhancements.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • BSD
      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.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      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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    4. Sound Juicer is a CD ripping tool using GTK+ and GStreamer.
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      Rubyripper can securely rip cds but sound juicer doesn't care if the cd has been put in a juicer first so you can't be sure the rips are accurate.
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

    5. XRECODE can convert multiple audio files in parallel by taking full advantage of multi-core CPU. Can also extract audio from video files.
    6. EZ CD Audio Converter is the most comprehensive multi format audio converter and is extremely easy to use.
    7. Whipper is a Python 2.7 CD-DA ripper, fork of the morituri project (CDDA ripper for *nix systems aiming for accuracy over speed) and representing its ongoing development, providing bugfixes and new features. Uses cdparanoia, MusicBrainz, AccurateRip.
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