fmedia is a fast asynchronous media player/recorder/converter for Windows, Linux and FreeBSD. It provides smooth playback and recording even if devices are very slow. It's highly customizable and can be easily extended with additional plugins. Its low CPU & memory consumption saves energy when running on a notebook's battery.

Play or convert audio files, record new audio tracks from microphone, save songs from Internet radio, and much more! fmedia is free and open-source project, and you can use it as a standalone application or as a library for your own software.

fmedia can decode: .mp3, .ogg (Vorbis, Opus), .opus, .m4a/.mp4 (AAC, ALAC, MPEG), .mka/.mkv (AAC, ALAC, MPEG, Vorbis), .avi (AAC, MPEG), .aac, .mpc, .flac, .ape, .wv, .wav.

fmedia can encode into: .mp3, .ogg, .opus, .m4a (AAC), .flac, .wav.

fmedia 1.24 changelog:

  • .mkv: support Opus; support .webm; support seeking (slightly inaccurate)
  • .mkv(Opus) -> .ogg copy: "fmedia f.mkv -o f.ogg –stream-copy"
  • .cue: support .mp4/.mkv/.mp3
  • .avi: support "pcm" codec
  • GUI(Linux): "File->Delete From Disk": move to Trash by default
  • .mkv: crash when reading tags
  • Opus decode: fix "clicks" on tracks changing; accurate positioning

Download: fmedia 1.15 (32-bit) | 2.4 MB (Open Source)
Download: fmedia 1.24 (64-bit) | 2.5 MB
View: fmedia Home Page | Project Page @GitHub