Exact Audio Copy is a utility that allows you to convert music from Audio CDs to any other formats, such as MP3 if you convert with loss of quality, or FLAC if you use lossless compression.
Exact Audio Copy extracts audio files from the CD and saves them in WAV format, which can then be converted to AAC, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WavPack, FLAC or APE formats and others, if external codecs are available. In the program you can choose to work with the priority of speed, or with the priority of accuracy, in the second case will be deepened search and correction of errors, more accurate verification of the reliability of the result, excluding the appearance of interference and clicks.
In addition to the basic functionality of the program - to convert tracks from audio CD to audio files, in Exact Audio Copy you can note the following tools:
CD-R(W) with CD editor is a tool for recording and creating Audio CDs, other rips, based on CUE Sheet (.CUE) index card files, in this case will create an exact copy of the audio CD, or with the ability to add custom tracks;
copy CD - the program creates a disc image and copies it to another disc 1:1;
Audio Editor - a simple editor with all the main functions: selection and saving areas, frequency analysis, file processing, normalization, DC offset correction, equalizer, etc;
WAV file comparison, WAV slicing according to CUE Sheet, compression management, metadata processing, CD information editing, ID3 tag editing and much more.