A Full Review of Cinch Audio Recorder 2018

Cinch Audio Recorder is the best tool on 2017 if you’re looking for an alternative downloading music on streaming websites like Spotify, YouTube, Pandora, Last.FM and other music streaming websites. Besides, it’s simple installation, it is pleasant, has a nice GUI and efficient.

Cinch Audio Recorder

Cinch Audio Recorder is a smart audio recorder that output best sound quality for you. All you have to do is click the “Record” button and the rest of the audio recording process will be done automatically.


  • Record Online radio/songs and save it as MP3 files (320kbp/s) separately
  • Automatic ID3 tagger (accuracy rate near 100%). Get the title, artist, and album for each of recorded song.
  • Save recorded music as lossless WAV
  • Muted sound while recording (recording when you are in a quiet room)
  • Edit music file and save it as a ringtone
  • Ads Free


  • Not available for Android and iPhone
  • Other sounds will be captured unless you make sure you close other music applications
  • When you press stop recording there’s a 10-15 seconds gap before it shows your recording. At first, you might think it did not record the music since you can’t see it yet


How it Works


How to Record Streaming Online Music?

It’s easy, you just need to follow the steps below

Important: For excellent quality audios always ensure that you have closed all the other music applications or else those sounds can also get captured.

Step 1: Install Cinch Audio Recorder Software and launch the software from your desktop

Step 2: Click on the “Start” on the top left of your screen. This software is now ready to record your favorite music.

Step 3: Now play your favorite music from any of the online streaming sites that you would like to get recorded. This software will start recording the music and will also capture all the details about the music which includes music title, artist, album details etc.

Step 4: Click on “Stop” button (Same yellow button on top left) as soon as the recording is completed

Step 5: The recorded music files get stored in your local drive which can be viewed by clicking on the “Folder” icon in the bottom right of the screen.


How to Edit ID3 Tags Manually?

This Audio Recorder has its special feature which captures almost 100% relevant information of a recorded music file and if you wanted to change some details then follow the steps below;

Step 1: Run the Cinch Audio Recorder Software and select the “Track” that you would like to modify.

Step 2: Click on the 2nd  icon on the right which says “ID3 Editor”. A pop up with all the relevant information about the music already pre-filled will appear.

Step 3: Modify the field that you would like to change and click on “Save“.


How to Create Ringtone?

To create some wonderful ringtone using Cinch Audio Recorder. Record first the music you wanted to and follow the steps below:

Step 1: You can start the “Make Ringtone” option either by right clicking on your favorite music then Make Ringtones or by directly clicking on to the last icon “Make Ringtones

Step 2: A Popup with an option to edit and select only a portion of music will appear. Select the portion of the music that you would like to set as a ringtone and click on “Save“.

Step 3: You will get a prompt asking you to “Name” the ringtone. Just key in the name and save the file.

Step 4: Now access this ringtone file by clicking on the “Folder” icon on the bottom right. Then browse on to “Ringtone” folder, copy your music, paste it in your local device and then set the music as your ringtone.


How to Play Recorded Music on Cinch Audio Recorder?

Music that gets recorded are listed at the bottom as a playlist; also a copy of it gets stored in the folder which can be easily accessed by clicking on the “Folder” icon in the bottom right of the screen.


How to Remove Short / Unfinished Recordings or Delete Recorded Files?

Your completed / incomplete recording gets stored in the playlist which is listed at the bottom. You can easily select any of the Track and can delete it with ease. Just Right click on the Track and Select “Remove” option to delete the file (see image below).


How to Change the Folder Path of Recorded Music Files?

All the recorded music files get stored in a Folder on your local drive. You can easily change it, Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Click on the “Setting” icon in the top right of the screen and then select “Folder Path”

Step 2: Edit or change the “Folder Path” and Save it


How to Register Your License with Cinch Audio Recorder?

Step 1: Click on the Setting Icon on the top right of your screen

Step 2: Click on the “Register” Option

Step 3: Enter the “Email Address” that you have used to make the purchase along with the “Register Code” and click on “Register“.


How to Update the Software?

If you are a registered user then you are guaranteed to access this software for life with regular updates for free. Follow the simple steps:

Step 1: Click on the “Setting” icon in the top right of the screen and then select “Folder Path”

Step 2: Click on the “Check for Updates” Option and that is all!



Due to its pleasant, nice GUI, efficient and simple installation any person would really love Cinch Audio Recorder. It’s efficiency greatly outweigh the few cons it has. If you’re interested more in its function and getting more free updates, the cost for registration of the software is cheap compared to other software paying monthly or annually. Cinch Audio Recorder is the best bet. It’s simply a fantastic program