Download Audio Creation - Best Software & Apps

  • iTunes

    12.7.4.76.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Still one of the best music players

    7
    14214 votes
    • PROS: Simplified interface, Apple Music streaming service, Improved playlist creation, Curated and automatic radio stations
    • CONS: Limited file formats supported, Amost overwhelming number of features!
  • iTunes 64 bit

    12.7.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Still one of the best music players

    7
    2225 votes
    • PROS: Simplified interface, Improved playlist creation, Curated and automatic radio stations, Apple Music streaming service
    • CONS: Limited file formats supported, Amost overwhelming number of features!
  • Pinnacle Studio

    18.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Easy home video creation

    6
    3653 votes
    • PROS: Sample project included, Very easy to use, Good audio/transition effects, Creates HD videos
    • CONS: Long installation, Very resource-heavy, Interface isn't very attractive
  • The Joy of Creation: Reborn

    TJoC:R Preview demo

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Thrills and frights aplenty with the Joy of Creation Reborn

    8
    1096 votes
    • PROS: Superb graphics and game play, Horrifically splendid audio design, Surprisingly addictive objectives
    • CONS: Not a game for kids, Leaves you guessing at some stages
  • Logic Pro X

    10.1.1

    License
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    Platform
    Mac

    Professional music creation studio for Macs

    6
    570 votes
    • PROS: Fully comprehensive production suite, Produces professional quality music, Lots of audio templates, Lots of instruments to choose from, Revamped interface looks great, iPad companion app
    • CONS: Complex for beginners, Plugins require purchase, Resource hungry
  • Camtasia for Mac

    2.5.1

    License
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    Platform
    Mac

    Superb Video Creation For Home or Office

    6
    314 votes
    • PROS: Take new video footage or import existing footage, Editing tools allow for multi-track editing, adding audio files, animated backgrounds, icons and more, Exports to multiple formats
    • CONS: Some minor knowledge of editing may be useful, A paid license is required for use beyond the trial
  • AV Video Karaoke Maker

    1.0.50

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create your own Karaoke masterpieces

    6
    299 votes
    • PROS: Makes Karaoke video creation easy, Enables subtitling of videos too
    • CONS: Doesn't offer advanced subtitling options
  • Freemake Music Box

    1.0.6.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free, legal music, wherever you are

    5
    119 votes
    • PROS: All music is legal, Great choice of genres/music, Playlist creation, Results filtering
    • CONS: Can be slow, Results vary wildly, Lacks features
  • Tap The DJ - Musical Continuum

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    DJ Mix Maker it's a powerful combination of best music creation software.

    5
    4 votes
    • Ringer

      1.1.7

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Mac

      iPhone ringtone creation tool with iTunes integration

      2
      4 votes
      • PROS: Integrated with iTunes, Very easy to use, Supports most major audio formats
      • CONS: Does basically the same thing as any free audio editor
    • mufin player

      2.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      More intelligent than Genius?

      6
      29 votes
      • PROS: Analysis makes impressive playlist creation, Attractive interface
      • CONS: No minimized mode, Analysis can be slow
    • Songsmith

      1.02

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Song creation made easy

      6
      166 votes
      • PROS: Simple and attractive interface, Lots of configurable styles, Intuitive
      • CONS: Nothing for the 'professional', Cheesy music sounds
    • Trap Box Mixer - Musical Continuum

      1.0.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Music creation software of your dream - Trap Box Mixer! Turn on your imagination and make music!

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      • Merry Christmas Photo Frames

        Varies with device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Android

        Create Your Own Christmas Cards Using Your Camera

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        No votes yet
        • PROS: Quick and easy card creation, Lots of stickers to choose from
        • CONS: Only useful at Christmas, Limited number of frames
      • HighC

        2.2

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Mac
        Windows

        Draw your music with HighC

        5
        2 votes
        • PROS: Paint and listen to the final result in few moments
        • CONS: Difficult to create good music
      • Quartet X2 Music Studio Gold Edition

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A multi-channel music creation tool for people with no musical...

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        • Flip4Mac Studio

          3.0

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Mac

          The most powerful version of Flip4Mac

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          No votes yet
          • PROS: Includes all Pro features plus WMA creation tools, Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Converts video and audio to other formats, Optimized for OS X 10.7+, Powerful tools for video editors working with WMV, Playback support in Office 2011 for Word and PowerPoint, Keynote can import Windows Media files through Flip4Mac , Supports video previews in Finder, Supports WMV in Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Mail, Official Windows Media Player, Lots of advanced features in this Pro version
          • CONS: Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime
        • RipEditBurn

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Welcome to the integrated and easy CD creation solution. RipEditBurn...

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          No votes yet
          • Flip4Mac Studio Pro HD

            3.0.2

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Mac

            The most powerful version of Flip4Mac with HD support

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            No votes yet
            • PROS: Includes all Pro features plus WMA creation and encoding tools, Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Converts video and audio to other formats, Optimized for OS X 10.7+, Powerful tools for video editors working with WMV, Playback support in Office 2011 for Word and PowerPoint, Keynote can import Windows Media files through Flip4Mac , Supports video previews in Finder, Supports WMV in Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Mail, Official Windows Media Player, Lots of advanced features in this Pro version, HD support
            • CONS: Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime
          • HipHop eJay

            6

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Make the ultimate hip hop tune

            7
            633 votes
            • PROS: Makes hip hop music creation simple, Drag and drop interface is easy to use
            • CONS: Not many advanced features beyond scratching, Mixing and crossfading with mouse is awkward
          Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
          #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
          1TJoC:R Preview demo10967.7Windows
          266337Windows
          312.7.4.76.0142146.8Windows, Mac
          412.7.322256.6Windows
          518.536536.4Windows