Audacity Brief Description:
Audacity is a free, easy-to-use audio editor and recorder for windows, Mac OSX, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. Audacity is the most popular open source audio editor software available in the market. This software provides only capturing and editing activities. Audacity is designed with lot of features and ease of use. It supports almost all audio file formats. It can import and export the audio files easily. At the same time multiple channels can be recorded. The editing of sound can be done by simple options like cut/ copy/ paste etc. There are many options like noise processing, high/low pass filters, fade in and fade out which are used for editing the sounds.
Spectrogram can be used for visualizing frequencies. So, Audacity is a very powerful audio editing tool and sound recorder that can be used for creating stunning audio contents. Audacity imports WAV, AIFF, AU, OGG, MPEG2 and MPEG3 and exports WAV, AIFF, AU and OGG files and also creates CD quality WAV and AIFF files. Audacity can be used to record live audio, converts tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs, cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together, change the speed or pitch of a recording, add new effects with LADSPA plug-ins.
Features of Audacity:
- Can record live sessions
- User-friendly interface
- Work with all audio formats
- Lot of editing tools
- Spectrogram frequency visualization
Audacity System Requirements:
Operating System: Windows XP/ vista/ 7/ 8
Memory (RAM): 512 MB of RAM required
Hard Disk Space: 500 MB free Disk space
Processor: 1 GHZ processor or higher