Exact Audio Copy

Exact Audio Copy

Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 28 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0 beta 3
  • Total Downloads:
    248,186
  • Date Added:
    October 24, 2011
  • File Size:
    4.22MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    568
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/NT/2000/XP

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1 stars

"Garbage highjacks browser attaches adware!"

July 29, 2014

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

none whatsoever

Cons

This program highjacked my browser, attached pernicious adware, and I can't remove the ads even after I deleted this program. It is worthless and the ads are driving me insane!

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1 stars

"Listen to the naysayers"

March 02, 2014  |  By ThePreacherTheTeacher

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

none whatsover

Cons

Bloatware !!!

Summary

Regardless of the worth of EAC, This download is full of junkware. AVOID!!

For ripping CD, iTunes and Windoes Media Player with error correction turned on will do just as well for ripping accuracy. Don't listen to the pointy-headed audiophiles!. If you like, get accuraterip and check you rips that way. YOU will find no problems

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1 stars

"Warning - don't download this crap"

April 24, 2013  |  By LobertRee

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

It's free.

Cons

1) resets your search engine from google to bing
2) loads extra crap on your system that's not needed and not wanted
3) asks you to pay for a subscription to download cd info from database, haha

Summary

This program is not even worth the price ($0.00)!!!

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4 stars

"A top quality, bare-bones product."

March 24, 2013  |  By frankb10

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

You probably won't find a superior audio file manaqer. I have not fully put this to the test, but judging from the feature set, reviews by experts, and my own limited use to date, I believe this provisionally.

Cons

Out of the box, this product won't provide now standard capabilities like seamless access to meta-data driven resources on the web. If you're willing to work around this, no problem, but EAC may not be best for those looking for ease-of-use. Look for later versions to plug these holes.

Summary

Great for dealing with challenging source files, not optimal for the faint-of-heart.

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2 stars

"Has hardly changed since it's introduction."

December 31, 2012  |  By pixelriffic

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

It's simple, and it's free

Cons

Crude and dated interface.

Summary

I wanted to experiment with some lossless audio from my CDs. I used this app years ago, when it was only one of a couple of options. Unfortunately, it's barely changed. Encoding into some formats, such as FLAC, require calling external software. App takes some setup before it can pull track info.

Frankly, you be better off with a number of other apps out there, even the Apple and Windows native solutionns are so much better.

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4 stars

"Good if not great"

December 18, 2012  |  By benderrodriquez

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

Somewhat complicated to use but if you need it, you can get around that.

Cons

Overly complex.

Summary

I used it and I will continue using it. That more than I can say for some of the apps one downloads.

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4 stars

"Easy to use, straight forward tool"

November 26, 2012  |  By cpjmurk

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

exact copies
strong correcting facility
support images and lyrics

Cons

it takes some time to get started

Summary

The tool does what it says and I only use this tool from now

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4 stars

"Great program. Worked flawlessly after I figured it out"

November 15, 2012  |  By ttrahern

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

Does what it says it will.

Cons

Could use a user guide

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3 stars

"Naive assumptions in today's world"

October 06, 2012  |  By astral69

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

Useful progamme.
Pity the metadata is only 10 discs.

Cons

It assumes that all wav files come on a CD, but not from a web site download

Summary

Useful tool.

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4 stars

"It does what it says it will do"

August 04, 2012  |  By 9344429000076

 |  Version: Exact Audio Copy 1.0 beta 3

Pros

It is free & easy to use after just a bit of practice.

Cons

It is not particularly intuitive.

Summary

I used Ed Rhee's guide on Cnet. He seemed pretty happy with it. Some of it is not intuitive eg you click an icon labelled CMP if you want to convert the CD tracks to FLAC. CMP means "compressed".
It did a good job & it is free.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Andre Wiethoff
Publisher web site http://www.exactaudiocopy.de
Release Date October 24, 2011
Date Added October 24, 2011
Version 1.0 beta 3
Category
Category MP3 & Audio Software
Subcategory Rippers & Converting Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000
Additional Requirements Windows 98/NT/2000/XP
Download Information
File Size 4.22MB
File Name eac-1.0beta3.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 248,186
Downloads Last Week 568
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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