VIP CD Ripper is definitely the kind of utility which shouldn’t be absent from no music fan’s software arsenal. It is designed to perform high-quality conversion of your audio CDs into all the main formats you might need: MP3, WMA, OGG, WAV, RIFF.
Features: VIP CD Ripper is a CD ripper as the name itself suggests. It can rip audio CD tracks into many popular formats including MP3, WMA, OGG, WAV and RIFF. It is easy to work with and even beginners can get productive soon. Even for a complete novice all it takes to convert the collection of CDs is a few clicks on the computer. A complete CD is ripped in minutes. Experienced users have controls to set a lot of parameters that can be tweaked to achieve the quality you want. The preview player lets you listen to the processing results right after the conversion. The conversion process is supported by a robust sound processing engine that makes flawless conversion. The interface controls use icons that are intuitive and unambiguous. Complete information about the CD`s that you rip are downloaded from CDDB database and ID3 tag is completely updated so that searching for a track or an album later is no problems at all. There`s a independent sound recorder also available. Time limited recording or free length encoding features are available. In the free length encoding you`ll need to stop the recording specifically. Setting up quality, minimum bit rate, maximum bit rate and nominal bit rate are available to have complete control on the recording/ripping quality.
Overall: A ripper that has a nice set of features, good to have around. It`d have been nice to have music organizing features included.