Have you downloaded some music videos and would like to be able to convert them to audio files to be played on your mobile phone or portable MP3 player you usually use? Have you found any online videos you would like to be able to extrapolate the audio tracks to be able to listen to them even without an Internet connection? Then you've come to the right place at the right time. In fact, with this article of mine today I mean those that in my humble opinion represent the best programs to extract audio from video currently in circulation.
All you have to do is therefore give yourself a few minutes of free time all to yourself, get comfortable in front of your trusted computer and choose one or more of the software listed below, those that you think can do the most for you. There are both free and paid ones; for both Windows and Mac (as well as Linux). They all share an extreme simplicity of use even by those who find themselves for the first time ever to deal with solutions of this type. In addition, there are also solutions that can be used directly from the web browser, without having to install anything on the PC!
Then? Do you want to try them? Yes? Fantastic! So I would say not to waste any more precious time, to ban the chatter and start immediately to get busy. I am sure that in a short time you will be able to find the resource that best suits your needs and that even in case of need you will be ready to dispense advice to your friends eager to receive some similar advice. Let it bet?
ATTENTION: Downloading copyrighted audio files in an abusive manner is tantamount to committing a crime. This article was written for illustrative purposes only. It is absolutely not my intention to encourage piracy, so I take no responsibility for the use you will make of the information in the guide!
MediaHuman YouTube to MP3 (Windows, Mac E Linux)
MediaHuman YouTube to MP3 is a free and open source application that allows you to extract audio from YouTube videos in an extremely easy and fast way. Compatible with all major computer operating systems (Windows, Mac and Linux), it allows you to get MP3 files of excellent quality from any YouTube video simply by pasting the address of the latter into the main program window.
You can download dozens of songs at the same time and customize the settings for conversion and file saving down to the smallest detail.
To connect to the MediaHuman YouTube to MP3 website and download the software to your computer click here.
ClipGrab (Windows E Mac)
Another software to definitely take into consideration to extract audio from video is ClipGrab which allows you to download videos from various online services and social networks (YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook etc.) and convert them into all major multimedia file formats, including MP3 and OGG.
It's free, it's very easy to use (the entire audio file extraction procedure can be completed in just three clicks), has a decidedly user friendly user interface and can be used without problems on both Windows and Mac.
To connect to the ClipGrab website and download the software to your computer click here.
Pazera Free Audio Extractor (Windows)
As its name suggests very easily, Pazera Free Audio Extractor is a free program for Windows operating systems that allows you to extract audio from video quickly and easily. Compact and light like few others, Pazera Free Audio Extractor allows you to extract audio tracks from videos in AVI, FLV, MP4, MPG, MOV, RM, 3GP, WMV and VOB formats and transform them into MP3, AAC, AC3 audio files, WMA, FLAC, OGG and WAV.
It leaves the original audio quality practically intact, has extremely flexible output settings and allows you to operate on dozens of files simultaneously. In short, it is a real "godsend"!
To connect to the Pazera Free Audio Extractor website and download the software to your computer click here.
Koyote Free Video Converter (Windows)
Koyote Free Video Converter is a video converter for Windows that has many presets to convert videos to AVI, MP4, 3GP and other formats, optimizing them for playback on portable devices, such as iPad, iPhone, Android phones, and so on. It hasn't been updated for a while but it still continues to work flawlessly as well as being one of the most popular and appreciated resources in this area.
Among its many functions there is also one that allows you to convert video into audio files allowing the user to choose between various output formats, such as MP3, WMA and AAC and to set the quality of the song to be used in a very flexible way. obtain. The software is 100% free and has no limitations of any kind.
To connect to the website where you can download Koyote Free Video Converter to your computer click here.
Free Video to MP3 Converter (Windows)
Another program with a name that turns out to be more than eloquent is Free Video to MP3 Converter. It is a small but very effective free application capable of transforming videos into MP3 music files. Supports all major video file formats (AVI, IVF, DIV, DIVX, MPG, MPEG, MPE, MP4, M4V, WEBM, WMV, ASF, MOV, QT, MTS, M2T, M2TS, MOD, TOD, VRO, DAT , 3GP2, 3GPP, 3GP, 3G2, DVR-MS, FLV, F4V, AMV, RM, RMM, RV, RMVB, OGV, MKV AND TS) allowing to process more elements at the same time.
It offers the possibility to customize the output settings in an extremely detailed way, is fully translated into Italian and is intended only for Windows operating systems.
To connect to the Free Video to MP3 Converter website and download the software to your computer, click here.
VirtualDubMod is a modified version of VirtualDub, a small but powerful free program for video editing, which adds to the latter the support for some types of video files, such as those in MKV format, and the ability to manage multimedia files with multiple audio tracks and subtitles.
In the management of multimedia files there is also the possibility of extrapolating the audio tracks from the videos and saving them in the form of audio files in their original format, MP3, AC3 or OGG. It is in English but is extremely easy to use.
To connect to the VirtualDubMod website and download the software to your computer click here.
FormatFactory is one of the best converters available for Windows thanks to which you can convert any type of multimedia file to another. This means that it not only allows you to convert all major video file formats and all major audio file formats to each other but also to convert video files into audio by extracting the soundtrack.
It is completely in Italian and is very easy to use. It also has customizable output options and allows you to work on multiple files at the same time. Really hard to do without!
To connect to the FormatFactory website and download the software to your computer click here.
Freemake Audio Converter (Windows)
In an article dedicated to what are the best programs to extract audio from video it is practically a must to talk about Freemake Audio Converter. We are in fact in the presence of a free software for Windows operating systems whose basic function is to convert music but which also integrates a whole series of advanced features that allow you to extract audio from video and merge multiple audio files into one single song listenable on PC and mobile devices.
The software easily supports all major audio file formats (MP3, WMA, WAV, FLAC, AAC, M4A, OGG, etc.) and allows you to optimize any song for playback on mobile devices such as MP3 player, iPod, iPhone, iPad and PSP.
To connect to the Freemake Audio Converter website and download the software to your computer click here.
As anticipated at the beginning of the article, there are also "online programs" to extract audio from video capable of performing most of the functions offered by the "classic" software but directly from the Web browser, without having to install anything on the multimedia station in use. Among the many available, it is certainly worth mentioning YTMP3 which allows to obtain MP3 files with a maximum bitrate of 192 kbps.
Using it is a real child's play: in fact, just connect to its home page, paste the URL of the video on the network to be transformed into an audio file in the appropriate field and press the button Convert to start the conversion procedure.
To connect to the YTMP3 website and start using the service from your computer click here.
Convert.Files is another web service that can be used to extract audio from video. It is free, works flawlessly on all operating systems and on all the most popular web browsers and allows you to transform online movies into audio files to be downloaded to your PC and possibly transferred to your mobile devices.
It has a simple and clear user interface, it does not offer particular options but is able to perform in a more than excellent way the task it is in charge of. Extraction of audio from online videos starts, the service also allows you to convert files of various kinds from one format to another. Well ... to try now!
To connect to the Convert.Files website and start using the service from your computer, click here.