"Best-Sounding, easiest to use batch audio file format conversion package"
BarbaBatch V4 is a batch sound file conversion program for Mac OSX. It includes version 3.9 for Mac OS9. All information on this page refers to the OSX version.
For over a decade BarbaBatch has been winning awards and acclaim for its top quality conversions.
Its unrivaled samplerate conversion algorithm, its support for high end files like BWF, Sonic Solutions and 32 bit float files, its 192kHz sampling rate support and Redbook CD image extraction has made it popular among mastering engineers.
A Wide range of telephony formats together with dynamic compression and samplerate conversion that make low quality audio sound not as low as you'd expect, has made it exell in telephony audio.
Smooth and fast batch capabilities and extensive logging, allowing tens of thousands of files to be converted to multiple output formats in one run make it the production choice for 6 out of 10 top selling computer games.
Automated CD ripping of faded snippets to many streaming sound formats make it ideal for delivery of web based audio.
"The Best Conversion Tool Money Can Buy" MacWorld - Nominated for MacWorld Eddy
"Excellent sound quality, fast processing,extensive file format support." - Key Buy - Keyboard Magazine
"Best-Sounding, easiest to use batch audio file format conversion package" Interactivity Magazine
"Quick and Easy to use, BarbaBatch produces great sounding output, and it's the most efficient batch-processor"
Editors Choice award - Electronic Musician Magazine
"Superior batch processing" - Top Tool award - Interactivity Magazine
"Screaming-fast conversions with awesome-sounding results" -MacAddict Review
Hyper award - New media Magazine