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Swiss army knife of sound processing

SoX is a command line utility that can convert various formats of computer audio files in to other formats. It can also apply various effects to these sound files during the conversion. As an added bonus, SoX can play and record audio files on several unix-style platforms.

SoX is able to handle formats like Ogg Vorbis, MP3, WAV, AIFF, VOC, SND, AU, GSM and several more. Any format support requires at least libsox-fmt-base. Some formats have their own package e.g. mp3 read and write support is provided by libsox-fmt-mp3.

SoX supports most common sound architectures i.e. Alsa, Libao, OSS and Pulse (respectively provided by libsox-fmt-alsa, libsox-fmt-ao, libsox-fmt-oss and libsox-fmt-pulse). It also supports LADSPA plugins.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Command Line, Role: role::program, scope::utility, Sound and Music: Compression, Mixing, sound::player, sound::recorder, Purpose: Analysing, Compressing, use::converting, use::filtering, Playing Media, Supports Format: works-with-format::mp3, works-with-format::oggvorbis, MS RIFF Audio, Works with: Audio

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 140.3 kB233.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 139.1 kB224.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 136.4 kB216.0 kB [list of files]
armel 138.2 kB215.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 137.4 kB199.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 139.6 kB216.0 kB [list of files]
i386 140.6 kB219.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 137.3 kB215.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 138.2 kB227.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 139.4 kB222.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 140.5 kB280.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 140.8 kB280.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 135.4 kB209.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 136.9 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 144.8 kB216.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 136.7 kB227.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 139.1 kB215.0 kB [list of files]