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VB-Audio Virtual Cable Alternatives for Windows

There are many alternatives to VB-Audio Virtual Cable for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is Virtual Audio Cable. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try VB-Audio VoiceMeeter or JACK Audio Connection Kit. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to VB-Audio Virtual Cable and 11 are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to VB-Audio Virtual Cable are Carla, Synchronous Audio Router, win-capture-audio and Audio repeater.

VB-Audio Virtual Cable alternatives are mainly Audio Recorders but may also be Audio Routers or Music Production Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of VB-Audio Virtual Cable.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows

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  1. Virtual Audio Cable is the definitive audio routing tool for Windows that lets you redirect audio streams between applications and devices on your computer.

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    Most users think Virtual Audio Cable is a great alternative to VB-Audio Virtual Cable.
  2. Voicemeeter is Audio Mixer Application endowed with Virtual Audio Device used as Virtual I/O to mix and manage any audio sources from or to any audio devices or applications.

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  3. JACK is a professional sound server daemon that provides real-time low latency connections for both audio and MIDI data between applications that implement its API. The API can be used through either JACK1 or JACK2.

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    This alternative is disputed. JACK Audio Connection Kit is still a legitimate alternative to VB-Audio Virtual Cable, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    Virtual Cable is very easy to use, and connects output to input and input to output. Jack is a difficult to use audio server. See the differences? They can't be compared.

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    VB-audio simply connects audio streams between devices. JACK is a virtual audio server and requires other unrelated programs and additional expertise to have the same functionality, if it is even possible.

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    Carla

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Carla is an audio plugin host, with support for many audio drivers and plugin formats. It has some nice features like automation of parameters via MIDI CC (and send output back as MIDI too) and full OSC control.

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  5. Synchronous Audio Router is a software-based audio routing driver for Windows. You can create any number of Windows audio endpoints, either playback or recording, and route them using any digital audio workstation software which supports ASIO, all with low latency.

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  6. win-capture-audio

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Open Broadcaster Software

    An OBS plugin that allows capture of independent application audio streams on Windows, in a similar fashion to OBS's game capture and Discord's application streaming.

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  7. Audio repeater

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Audio Repeater allows you to transfer audio samples from one device to another with DSP processing support. For an instance, let's say you have Bluetooth headset & you want to listen audio output of your PC through headset.

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    Virtual audio capture grabber device

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    virtual-audio-capture-grabber-device is an audio capture device allowing you to capture all the "wave out sound" that is playing on your speakers (i.e. record what you hear) for Windows 7/Vista.

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    VAcard

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    [NOTE: You can download the application from http://www2012.barix.com/downloads/Software_tools/221 ]

    Discontinued

    The official website is no longer available, but it can be still downloaded from Barix.com

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  10. Virtual Audio Stream

    • Windows

    Usually, all programs send their audio output to your soundcard independently. With Virtual Audio Stream you can route the output signal of any application to be the input signal of any other application.

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