FreeRIP is a totally free and easy-to-use Audio CD ripping application which effectively converts clunky and otherwise obsolete audio CDs to files playable on your PC, portable mp3 players, iPods and other Apple devices like the iPad and other portable devices.
FreeRIP currently supports popular formats such as mp3s, FLAC files, Windows Media Audio WMA files and a cool ID3 tagger which can display the album, title and artist of the file currently being player.
FreeRIP also includes some audio editing functions which can normalize audio, change the volume and some other handy tools. The files that FreeRIP can output are generally playable on devices such as Walkmans, Zen Player, Discman and more.
Additionally, FreeRIP supports the very high quality compression codec FLAC which is highly praised among sound enthusiasts.
From MGShareware:FreeRip download is a very straight forward and easy-to-use application that can record digital audio tracks directly from compact discs to PC files. You can save CD audio tracks to CD-quality WAV files or encode them to OGG Vorbis, Windows Media Audio (*.WMA), MP3 or Flac compressed audio formats. It can also convert/encode audio files from WMA/Wav/MP3/Vorbis/Flac. FreeRip also lets you adjust track volume and it supports ID3 tagging and CD-Text. currently includes MP3 ID3 Tagger.FreeRIP 4.5.2
is licensed as Freeware
for the Windows operating system / platform without restrictions. FreeRIP is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
FreeRIP Virus and Malware Tests:
For security reasons, you should also check out the FreeRIP virus and malware test
that has been uploaded; additional FreeRIP screenshots may be available, too.