Audacity 2.1.1

Audacity is an open-source audio editor that offers impressive features at no cost. It's the best audio editor that supports all major audio formats and their conversion, such as MP3, WAV, AIFF, AU, FLAC and Ogg Vorbis, which makes editing your creation to suit various platforms. Edit your sounds using cut, copy, and paste features (with unlimited undo functionality), mix tracks, or apply effects to your recordings. The program also has a built-in amplitude-envelope editor, a customizable spectrogram mode, and a frequency-analysis window for audio-analysis applications.

The application can record live audio through a microphone or mixer, or digitize recordings from cassette tapes, records or minidiscs. With some sound cards, and on any Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8 machine, Audacity can also capture streaming audio. Built-in effects include Echo, Paulstretch (extreme), Phaser, Reverb, Reverse, Truncate Silence, Wahwah, noise removal, and also VST plug-ins.

Audacity was designed to be easy and intuitive to use offering lots of editing options for audio data. Within minutes you will be able to open or record a file and edit it. But if you take time to explore the other features you will find many powerful tools designed with the professional sound engineer in mind that allows you to take your audio creativity to the next level.

Audacity Screenshot

Audacity Interface

Latest version: 2.1.1 (16 Jul 2015)
License: Open Source
System requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Download: audacity-win-2.1.1.exe (24.0 MB)
Download portable: (8.8 MB)
Download user manual: (18.5 MB)

See also:
Helium Audio Splitter
Naturpic Audio Editor
Nero SoundTrax

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