We have discussed quite a few apps and software for recording sound or voice in Windows 8 till now. But now, it’s time that a list of top 5 sound recording apps or software for Windows 8 was compiled. Therefore, we compiled a list for our readers. So here we are, bringing you a list of top 5 apps to record sound or voice on your Windows 8 machine. All these apps or software are free to use on your Windows 8 system.
1. My Voice Recorder
My Voice Recorder definitely earns the first spot on our list of top 5 sound recording apps for Windows 8, simply because of the fact that it is exceptionally easy to use, has no ads, and also, it allows you to variate between different qualities of sound recording, also allowing you to change the format in which the sound is recorded. The app is designed in a Windows 8 native Metro UI (modern UI) style, and is exceptionally easy to use. The app does not suffer from any lags whatsoever, and is definitely a must have app for professional studios as well as people just looking forward to making a casual sound recording.
2. Easy Sound Recorder
Easy Sound Recorder is another Metro Style app for Windows 8 that allows you to record sounds with ease. The only drawback that this app has is that it requires you to purchase a premium version of the app before you can unlock the full potential of this app, like for unlocking high quality sound recording, and for unlocking the various recording formats.
This app is also designed in a metro theme, which is native to Windows 8, and is available for free from the Windows App Store.
3. Audio Recorder
Audio Recorder is another free app for Windows 8 that allows you to record sounds. This app, just like the above mentioned apps, is also a Metro app for Windows 8, and feels native to the Windows 8 environment. Running without lags of any sort, this app is definitely worth a shot for people looking for a simple to use recording tool. This app also allows you to store various audio recordings as Projects.
You can get Audio Recorder from the Windows app store.
4. Sonarca Sound Recorder
Although Sonarca Sound Recorder is not a Metro UI app for Windows 8, it is still compatible with Windows 8 as a Desktop app. Sonarca Sound Recorder offers easy ways to record sounds, and hence it makes for a good sound recording app. It is packed with features, because it supports Stereo mode, dual stereo modes, etc. You can specify the time after which to automatically stop a sound recording, and you can minimize the software to the system tray as well. This app, although is not as easy to use as the above mentioned Metro apps for sound recording, it makes for an excellent sound recording app because of the host of features that it has to offer to the user, that too at a cost that is absolutely free!
5. AVS Audio Recorder
AVS Audio Recorder is another free app that is compatible with Windows 8 which allows you to record voice/sound with a lot of ease. This app is also not a Metro app, but still, it works wonders because it allows the user to record sounds with a lot of ease from within the app interface. Running smoothly without any lags and hangs of any sort, the app packs highly customizable features like allowing the user to mix music with sound, etc. This app is available for free.
So that was my list of top 5 sound recording software for Windows 8. Do try them out, and let me know what you feel about these apps in the comments section.
I hope that you will have fun using these apps.