Audacity

Audacity

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Description

Audacity is a free multi-track audio editor and recorder for Windows, macOS, and linux. In addition to recording audio from multiple sources, Audacity can be used for post-processing of all types of audio, including podcasts by adding effects such as normalization, trimming, and fading in and out.

Features

  • Recording
    Audacity can record live audio through a microphone or mixer, or digitize recordings from other media.
  • Export / Import
    Import, edit, and combine sound files. Export your recordings in many different file formats, including multiple files at once.
  • Sound Quality
    Supports 16-bit, 24-bit and 32-bit. Sample rates and formats are converted using high-quality resampling and dithering.
  • Plug-ins
    Support for LADSPA, LV2, Nyquist, VST and Audio Unit effect plug-ins. Effects can be easily modified in a text editor – or you can even write your own plug-in.
  • Editing
    Easy editing with Cut, Copy, Paste and Delete. Also unlimited sequential Undo (and Redo) in the session to go back any number of steps.
  • Effects
    Real-time preview of LADSPA, LV2, VST and Audio Unit (macOS) effects. Plug-in Manager handles plug-in installation and addition/removal of effects and generators from the menus.
  • Accessibility
    Tracks and selections can be fully manipulated using the keyboard. Large range of keyboard shortcuts.
  • Analysis
    Spectrogram view mode for visualizing and selecting frequencies. Plot Spectrum window for detailed frequency analysis. Support for Vamp analysis plug-ins.
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