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FREE Hi-Q Recorder, Version 1.92
By Roemer Software

For Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, XP, 98SE, ME, 2000



FREE Hi-Q Recorder is a free sound recorder. There are no limitations on recording time. FREE Hi-Q Recorder looks nearly identical to Easy Hi-Q Recorder and shows all of it's advanced features. But not all features are available.

FREE Hi-Q Recorder will record to MP3 Constant Bitrate (CBR), Stereo or Mono. The MP3 bitrate range is 8 to 96 Kbps. The additional recording formats WMA 9, OGG, WAV and the advanced features referred to and shown only apply to Easy Hi-Q Recorder


FREE Hi-Q Recorder is designed to be easy enough for anyone to use. In most cases you can simply click Record to get started!

FREE Hi-Q Recorder will record any sound. Sounds are recorded directly to disk without using temporary files. The audio can be recorded to MP3 CBR, stereo or mono. FREE Hi-Q Recorder records any audio that passes through your sound card.

All settings produce
excellent sound quality even at the low settings which are suitable for streaming or saving disk space.

Some examples of what FREE Hi-Q Recorder can record are: any type of audio such as
streaming Internet radio, audio or video sounds from Windows Media Player, RealOne Player, Winamp, QuickTime or any other media player, games, etc. Record the sound from any Internet broadcast, audio or video, whether it's news, sports, music, talk radio or any format. Record satellite radio, XM or Sirius. Anything that can be heard from your speakers can be recorded.

You can record live sound with a microphone. If you take a laptop with you, you can even use it to record meetings, classes, seminars or any event that's important to you.

If you're a musician, you can record your Midi, Synthesizer or Live compositions. Also create loops to add to your compositions made with Synthesizer software.

You can also convert any other type of media to MP3 by plugging any external device into your Line In jack. Convert LP's, records, tapes, CD's, DVD audio, radio, DAT, Mini-Disc, video tape sounds, T.V. sounds, video games, telephone or from any other external device.

You can record and save music that is ready to transfer to your Apple iPod, Rio, iRiver, Sony or any other portable MP3 music player!



FREE Hi-Q Recorder can also be used as a real-time, universal audio file converter. Any type of audio or video sound file can be converted to MP3 regardless of the input file format. The audio files are not converted directly but can be recorded to MP3 as they are played in real-time.

FREE Hi-Q Recorder also includes an audio player that will play your recordings or open and play a large number of additional audio and video file types, (audio only). You can play sound from: MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, AIF, AU, RAW, VOX, MPEG, MPPlus, AVI files and more.

FREE Hi-Q Recorder is designed to be very easy to use. The interface features pop-up ToolTips, that can be turned on or off, that help guide you with each function. A pause function is included so that you can skip any unwanted portions of what you're recording. Recording time is Unlimited.

You can select the Minimize to System Tray function, which saves space on your Taskbar, and leave the recorder running and ready to record or play in the background.

There is a switchable, keep on top feature that keeps the recorder on top of all other Windows. The recorder will also remember it's last position.

There are many indicators that show information that you need: recorded file size, available free space left on your selected output hard drive, a play and record sound level meter, play and record time indicators, type and quality of recording, disk space that will be used for each type, filenames and more.

File naming is
automatic. You never need to worry about any files being over-written. FREE Hi-Q Recorder will either automatically add the date and time to the filename or add a unique number to each name. All of your settings and directories used are automatically saved for your convenience.

FREE Hi-Q Recorder utilizes the cutting-edge technology of the L.A.M.E. Encoder, v.3.93 for MP3 recording.










Copyright 2009, Roemer Software, Rick Roemer