How to Extract Audio from YouTube Video

Summary
Do you want to extract audio tracks from YouTube video, clips, or movies without sound quality loss? This article explains how to extract audio from YouTube videos to MP3 format at 320kbps, so that you can use the high-quality YouTube audio for your needs.

"I viewed an interesting video on YouTube with a special background sound. Can I extract the audio from this YouTube video and set it as a ringtone on the iPhone 12? Thank you."

YouTube is the most popular video streaming service, with abundant video resources. Sometimes, when you are watching a video or movie on YouTube, you may be attracted by the background music tracks in the YouTube video. Then, you may want to extract audio from YouTube video so that you can enjoy them on your MP3 player, or use it as the BGM of your own story. But is it possible to extract audio tracks from YouTube videos? If you ask some third-party tool for help, the answers is Yes! In this article, we will show you the full guide on how to rip audio from YouTube videos.

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Benefits of Extracting Audio from YouTube Video:
There are many benefits to extracting audio from YouTube videos.

Add the YouTube audio to your own video as BGM.
Transfer the YouTube audio to MP3 player for enjoying.
Use the YouTube audio as your smartphone's ringtone.
Play the extracted YouTube audio as BGM while gaming.

There are many tools can help you extract audio from YouTube videos, but what we strongly recommend is 4kFinder YouTube Downloader.

Great YouTube Audio Ripper: Easily Extract Audio From YouTube

4kFinder YouTube Downloader is not only a professional YouTube Video Downloader, but also a powerful YouTube Audio Ripper. This smart tool lets you easily download YouTube videos to MP3, MP4, M4A, MOV, WEBM, etc. What's more, it can help to extract audio from YouTube video into MP3 without sound quality loss. Another great function of it is that it supports to download videos, entire playlist, channels from YouTube and other 1000+ hot sites.

Highlights of 4kFinder YouTube Downloader:

  • Extract audio tracks, sound or background music from YouTube videos.
  • Extract audio from YouTube videos to MP3 format at 320kbps.
  • Download videos from YouTube and 1000+ popular sites.
  • Download YouTube video to MP3, MP4, M4A, MOV, etc.
  • Supports to download 720p, HD 1080P, 2K, 4K and 8K video.
  • Download entire playlists and channels from YouTube at once.

Guide: How to Extract Audio from YouTube With 4kFinder

It's quite easy to extract sound from YouTube videos with using 4kFinder YouTube Downloader. Follow the detailed steps below.

Step 1. Copy and Paste YouTube Video Link
After installation, launch 4kFinder YouTube Downloader on the desktop. Then go to the YouTube website and copy the video link you want to extract audio.

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Turn back to the interface of 4kFinder, paste the video link to the search bar of 4kFinder, and click "Analyze" to let the tool get the video source.

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Step 2. Select MP3 as Target Format
Then it will pop up a new window, select your desired format and bitrate. To rip audio from YouTube video, MP3 format and 320kbps bit rate are recommended.

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Step 3. Start to Extract MP3 Audio from YouTube Video
Simply press on the "Download" button, this will start extracting audio from YouTube video as MP3 format.

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The extraction speed of this software can be reach 6 times. After a few seconds, you can go to "Finished" option to view the YouTube MP3 audios.

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Great! It's really easy to extract MP3 audio from YouTube videos with 4kFinder YouTube Downloader. In this way, you can use the YouTube audios for personal entertainment at your own leisure. Apart from that, it also lets you download videos from YouTube and 1000 popular websites as MP4 format. With using it, you can enjoy your favourite YouTube contents on your device anytime!

Extract Audio from YouTube Video