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Best free app for ripping audio from mp4

Old 07-18-16, 08:12 AM
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Best free app for ripping audio from mp4

I've got some video I shot on my phone, want to rip a piece of audio and save it as an mp3 file. When I google search "rip mp4 audio to mp3", I get a bunch of results that, basically, I just don't trust, they are all download sites, and I don't want to download anything nasty (I trust my virus protection, but don't feel compelled to test it out unnecessarily). So I thought I'd ask here, see if anyone has any recommendations. Thanks!
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Old 07-18-16, 12:21 PM
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Re: Best free app for ripping audio from mp4

On a PC ? Freac. Does everything to everything else. If by "app" you mean a phone app, sorry - no idea.

https://www.freac.org/
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Old 07-18-16, 03:18 PM
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Re: Best free app for ripping audio from mp4

I would recommend simply demuxing the audio (into a standalone AAC file) to preserve the quality, rather than transcoding it to MP3.

If you're on Windows, something like My MP4Box GUI makes it relatively easy to demux MP4 files:

http://www.videohelp.com/software/My-MP4Box-GUI
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Re: Best free app for ripping audio from mp4

Thank you both, yes, I mean Windows, just used to saying app instead of program or executable. I will try both options tonight, sounds like they will do what I need, the info is much appreciated!
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Old 07-20-16, 07:44 PM
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Re: Best free app for ripping audio from mp4

Videohelp is the best (and completely trustworthy) site for audio/video software, free and otherwise. Another option that popped up for your needs is Pazera Free Audio Extractor.
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