Free and open-source audio converter and CD extractor for Windows PC!

Fre:ac

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Download Fre:ac 1.1.4

  -  20.68 MB  -  Open Source

What's new in this version:

Improved:
- improved support for reading CD-Text
- added an HDCD decoder DSP filter
- added catalog number and barcode fields to tag editor
- added file type associations to macOS app, so fre:ac is offered for opening audio files
- added quality (VBR) setting to FDK-AAC configuration dialog
- improved MP3, AAC and Opus encoding performance by up to 30%
- improved multi-monitor support on X11 based systems
- discs of multi-disc albums are now shown separately in tag editor album mode
- update only changed fields when making edits in tag editor album mode
- added support for Replay Gain values in MP4 and WMA metadata
- do not override settings with default values when using freaccmd's --config option

Fixed:
- invalid length written to very long Opus and Speex files (longer than 12 ½ hours at 48 kHz)
- decoding of some very short Opus, Vorbis and Speex files
- written MP4 chapters being invisible to some applications when using Nero AAC
- hang/crash when opening WavPack, Musepack, TAK and OptimFROG files with chapters
- issues submitting CDDB information for new CDs (without existing entries)
- issues handling long path/file names on Windows
- output sample rate being limited to 192 kHz
- freaccmd randomly failing to process files in rare cases
- bad user interface colors on some Linux distributions

Updated codecs:
- switched from FAAC to FDK-AAC for AAC encoding
- updated Monkey's Audio to version 6.11
- updated WavPack to version 5.4.0
- updated mpg123 to version 1.26.4
- updated FAAD2 to version 2.10.0

Updated translations:
- updated Romanian translation
- updated Portuguese (Brazilian) translation

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