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Audio (152 programs)

  1. Soundflower

    2.0.b2
    • 2.7
    • (2238 votes)

    Free audio routing solution

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Allows different applications to access soundcard at the same time, Supports 2 and 64 channel audio, Fairly simple to use once configured, Wide range of applications, Very low latency and CPU usage, Quick and elegant — works directly with Mac audio architecture
    CONS: Installation is not straightforward, Sound may have interference at first, Fist-time configuration may be tricky, Captures all sounds coming out of a Mac's speakers whether you want it to or not, You cannot hear audio when it is channeled through Soundflower, Users will need to find useful tutorials and articles themselves online
  2. iTunes

    12.8.3
    • 3.6
    • (1007 votes)

    One of the best media players

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Simplified interface, Familiar design, Smart playlist creation, Mini-player version available
    CONS: Limited file formats supported, Cluttered with additional features
  3. Elmedia Player for Mac

    8.8.3188
    • 3.4
    • (78 votes)

    Simple media player for Macs

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Create and manage playlists easily, iTunes style look and feel
    CONS: Installs extra components, Can be heavy on CPU
  4. Flip4Mac

    3.3.8
    • 2.8
    • (337 votes)

    Microsoft endorsed WMV player for Mac

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Doesn't obscure playback with controls, 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
    CONS: Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime, Advanced features only in Pro version
  5. Winamp

    0.72
    • 3
    • (109 votes)

    The king of kings in audio playback now for Mac

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    CONS: Lacks advanced options
  6. Pro Tools

    2017
    • 3
    • (15 votes)

    Start your recording journey for free

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Free to download, Perfect introduction to recording
    CONS: Limited functionality compared to full version, Account creating required
  7. 5KPlayer

    6.9
    • 3.3
    • (87 votes)

    Play your videos without difficulty

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Very easy to use, Equalizer and tuner, Download videos from Youtube, MP3 converter, AirPlay Compatible
    CONS: Not very configurable, No subtitle options
  8. Serum

    1.30b1
    • 5
    • (1 vote)

    Advanced wavetable synthesizer

    License
    Demo Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: 4 separate oscillators, 150 wavetable shapes, Easy-to-use interface
    CONS: Below expert's standard wavetable shapes
  9. Movist

    2.8.3
    • 3.9
    • (120 votes)

    Simple and powerful media player

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Lightweight and easy to use, Excellent playback quality, Encodes Quicktime and FFmpeg on the fly
    CONS: Doesn't support Apple remote
  10. DJ Mixer Pro for Mac

    3.6.6
    • 3.7
    • (53 votes)

    DJ mixing software for Mac OS X

    License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Lots of mixing features, Allows you to connect hardware, Good BPM detection
    CONS: Messy interface, Unclear wave viewer
  11. MixPad Free Music Mixer for Mac

    9.64
    • 3.4
    • (46 votes)

    Free App for Musicians

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Supports a large number of audio formats, Large number of features
    CONS: Can take a while to learn
  12. Sound Forge

    1.0.19
    • 3.6
    • (76 votes)

    Manipulate And Edit Your Music And Audio Tracks

    License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: All your output and measuring tools may be placed on one screen, It has a batch conversion functionality and spectrum analysis tools
    CONS: The interface looks a little dated compared to modern sound editors, It will only allow you to save Dolby Digital AC-3 studio, You will have to update after installing
  13. Switch Audio File Converter

    10.43
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Free Audio Converter

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Convert to over 40 formats, Extract audio from video sources, Batch conversion, Access song information from online
    CONS: No ability to extract audio from Blu-ray, Cannot record audio directly, No option to rip audio from online streams, Does not support all audio formats
  14. Cisdem VideoPlayer

    5.6.0
    • 4.8
    • (4 votes)

    100% FREE Video Player for Mac to play almost any media files.

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  15. MPlayerX

    1.1.4
    • 3.3
    • (152 votes)

    Free media player for almost any format

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Plays almost any video or audio, Very simple to use, Supports subtitles
    CONS: No channel or subtitle search integration
  16. MixPad Professional Audio Mixer for Mac

    9.64
    • 3.9
    • (20 votes)

    Mac Multi-track MP3 and Audio mixing software

    License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  17. Free MP3 Cutter Joiner

    6.4
    • 3.2
    • (53 votes)

    Audio Cutting and Joining

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Combine 2 audio clips into a single file, Easy audio clipping selection, Audio Quality, Channels and Sample Rate, Small music player
    CONS: Limited functionality, Few to none audio adjustment options, Very dated user interface, Can be confusing due to few instructions
  18. IINA

    1.1.2
    • 4.1
    • (42 votes)

    A Modern Video Player for macOS

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Features a number of different themes, Highly customizable playback settings
    CONS: Not available on Windows machines, Not available on the App Store
  19. Audio Hijack Pro

    2.10.3
    • 2.9
    • (159 votes)

    Record audio from any source

    License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Large selection of effects, Hijack anything
    CONS: Can't save custom formats, Manually adding metadata, Adding effects is confusing
  20. eqMac2

    1.0
    • 2.2
    • (42 votes)

    Boost your Mac’s sound quality for free

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Supports a variety of devices, Free and open source
    CONS: Prone to crashing, Substandard UX

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