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Freeware to Extract Audio from Video Downloads

Keath Wyszynski, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / July 22, 2013

Every once in a while, you may need to extract the audio from a video file, e.g., because you like the music playing in a film or the video quality is too bad, while that of that of the audio leaves you satisfied.
This freeware set offers you a nice selection of programs to extract the audio from video files.

These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:

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Free 3GP Video Converter
Free 3GP Video Converter
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(46 votes)
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Free 3GP Video Converter is a modern and powerful video conversion tool that supports most video formats available. These formats include AVI, MPEG, WMV, MP4, MOV, and, of course, 3GP, among many others. The program can also be used to extract the audio from your video files and save it as an MP3 file in the bit rate of your choice.

Pros:
  • Simple and intuitive user interface.
  • Includes several interchangeable skins.
  • Its interface supports eighteen of the most popular languages worldwide.
  • Supports batch conversion.
  • Can be used as an audio extractor.
  • Allows you to customize the output file names.
  • Includes a very good set of quality presets.
Cons:
  • Does not include any built-in media player to preview your source video files.
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Freemake Audio Converter
Freemake Audio Converter
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(27 votes)
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Freemake Audio Converter is, as its name says, a handy application that allows you to convert audio and video files to MP3, WAV, FLAC and many other formats. An advantage of using this software is the fact that it allows you to convert as many files as you want in one batch regardless of their source formats.

Pros:
  • User-friendly interface
  • Easy-to-use
  • Available in many languages
  • Dozens of supported formats
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Video mp3 Extractor
Video mp3 Extractor
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(13 votes)
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Video mp3 Extractor is a powerful and easy to use application that enables you to extract audio soundtracks from Video AVI, ASF, WMV files in just a few seconds. With this amazing program you will be able to listen to the extracted audio with your mp3 player without any additional conversion or modification whenever and wherever you want.

Pros:
  • Easy to use. Straightforward and user-friendly interface. Free.
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Audio Extractor for FREE
Audio Extractor for FREE
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Lots of users need a tool to help them extract sound from videos. Either it is a soundtrack of a movie which they liked or they simply need more disk space, Audio Extractor for FREE could be the right solution for them. Audio Extractor for FREE isn't that different from any other application of the same kind. It allows you to create as many tasks as you desire and then processes the entire list.

Pros:
  • Can process multiple task simultaneously.
  • Allows you to customize the quality of the output file.
  • Lets you convert into various audio formats.
Cons:
  • It doesn't actually support batch converting.
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FreeStar Free Video MP3 Converter
FreeStar Free Video MP3 Converter
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FreeStar Free Video MP3 Converter is a program that is capable of extracting the audio track of videos in several popular formats (3GP, AVI, WMV, MP4, MOV, VOB, SWF, RMVB, FLV, MPG, and more) and save it as an MP3 file. All you have to do is to choose the destination folder, the video files whose sound you want to extract, the quality preset you want to use, and then press the "Convert" button.

Pros:
  • It is free.
  • It is really fast.
Cons:
  • If you do not follow the right sequence of steps, the program will not work.
  • The interface shows features that the program just does not have, like a button to load YouTube videos.
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Extra Video to Audio MP3 Converter Free
Extra Video to Audio MP3 Converter Free
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Extra Video to Audio MP3 Converter Free is a freeware application that allows you to extract audio from avi, divx, xvid, mpeg, mpg, wmv, asf, rm, rmvb, dat, mov, swf, flv, vob, nsv, to mp3, wma, ogg, wav files. It allows you to configure output settings like audio format, channels, quality, and track information including author, album title, year, etc.

Pros:
  • Easy to use.
  • Free.
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4k Video to MP3
4k Video to MP3
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Extract the audio of your video files in the easiest way you can imagine. 4k Video to MP3 is a simple and easy-to-use software tool that allows you to grab the audio of practically any video file and save it in MP3 format without the need of any technical skills. Therefore, it can be used even by the most novice users. Additionally, the conversion process is very fast.

Pros:
  • Clear and intuitive user interface.
  • Extremely easy to use.
  • Allows you to extract the audio of your video files in just one step.
  • Very fast extraction process.
Cons:
  • Gives you absolutely no chance to change anything related to the output configuration.
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AoA Audio Extractor
AoA Audio Extractor
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(44 votes)
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As music videos occupy a lot of space on your hard disk, keeping just the songs and not the images could be a more efficient solution. Programs like AoA Audio Extractor are designed to help you with this task. You will be able to extract the audio content from an entire video or just certain sections from the input file.

Pros:
  • Intuitive interface.
  • Supports many video formats (for input).
  • Fast conversion.
Cons:
  • It will offer you to install unnecessary tools.
  • Lacks a multimedia player.
  • Supports only few output formats.
  • Lacks a help manual.
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MP4 to MP3 Converter
MP4 to MP3 Converter
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(9 votes)
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MP4 to MP3 is a program to extract audio from video MP4 files into MP3 files. A big menu is shown at the top for easier access. Use the "Add" button to search for files in MP4 format and add them to the program's main list. Once having files on the main list you can click on "Convert" to start transformation from MP4 to MP3.

Pros:
  • Extracts audio from MP4 files.
  • Easy to use and very fast.
  • It's free.
Cons:
  • Only input MP4 files are allowed.
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Free Video to Mp3 Converter
Free Video to Mp3 Converter
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(155 votes)
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This free program lets us extract the audio track of our video files in an easy way. The output file can be saved not only as MP3, but also as other well-known sound formats such as WAV, OGG, FLAC and more. It is also possible to add tags to the resulting file, as well as to customize several options.

Pros:
  • Free.
  • Nice interface.
Cons:
  • The installation wizard asks you to install additional software.
  • The request of installing the additional software keeps appearing everytime you close the program.
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