Mix audio and video files with these 10+ best software tools

Milan Stanojevic
by Milan Stanojevic
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  • Mixing audio and video together is probably the first type of video editing ever tried.
  • Despite being such a basic task, you need a very good tool if you want the end result to be impeccable.
  • For example, Adobe Premiere Pro is a perfect tool for this particular job, along with several other tools that we will be discussing below.
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9. Aimersoft Video Editor

This application comes with a modern and simple interface that will be appealing to both basic and advanced users alike. The tool works with audio, video, and photo files, and you can combine them to create some interesting results.

It’s also worth mentioning that you can easily edit your files right from this application and apply various special effects. As for effects, there are more than a hundred visual effects that you can apply to your videos.

You can also add various text elements to your videos or use one of many available video transitions or credits screens.

As for additional options, the tool offers speed control so you can slow down or speed up your videos. In addition, you can also play your video in reverse. Since this is a video editing software, it supports all standard video editing features.

This means you can easily trim or crop your videos, change the hue, saturation, or brightness. If needed, you can also merge videos with ease. The application also offers various audio editing options so you can easily trim, split or change the volume of audio files.

Using this tool you can easily record your screen and there’s even a video stabilization feature available.

Additional features include split-screen, support for the green screen as well as tilt-shift. To make the editing process simpler, Aimersoft Video Editor also has a scene detection feature that will help you find a specific scene in a matter of seconds.

The application supports multiple tracks so you can easily mix audio and video. You can add your audio over the default audio track or completely remove the original audio.

Aimersoft Video Editor is a great tool for video editing, and thanks to the friendly user interface even the most basic users will be able to use it. The application is perfect if you want to make edits to your video or if you need to mix audio and video files.

However, the application isn’t free, so if you want to continue using it you need to obtain a license.

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10. Avidemux

If you need to combine audio and video files, you might want to consider using Avidemux. This is a free video editing tool and it allows you to perform basic editing tasks. You can easily cut your videos, add filters, or perform encoding tasks.

The first thing you’ll notice about this application is its simple user interface, but despite the interface, the application has a lot to offer in terms of usability.

The application is compatible with a wide array of codecs and video formats so you should be able to open any video file with it. You can choose between many video output formats and configure output settings for each format.

In addition, you can choose the audio output format as well, change its configuration, or even apply basic effects.

Using Avidemux you can preview your video at any time, and you can navigate frame by frame in order to find a specific scene. If you want, you can also navigate through keyframes.

There’s full support for keyboard shortcuts so you can use them to control your playback and preview your video. If needed, you can also select a specific segment of the video by using start and end markers.

As for audio, the application allows you to have up to four different audio tracks. If needed, you can keep the original audio track or you can completely remove it. In addition to combining audio and video, you can also extract audio from a video file and save it separately.

Avidemux has a simple user interface, so you shouldn’t have any issues adjusting to it. The application doesn’t offer any advanced features, but it’s perfect if you want to mix audio and video files. Avidemux is completely free, and since it’s simple to use, there’s no reason not to try it.

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Editor’s note: This article continues on the next page with even more awesome software tools. Don’t forget to check out our Video Hub for more handy guides and list like this one.

Editor's Note: This article was originally published in June 2017 and was revamped and updated in June 2020 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.