Professional-Grade Recording and More


Grab Web and App Audio

Save audio from any website, as well as any application running on your Mac. You can even record all the system audio at once!

Pro Podcast Creation

Whether you're recording in-studio with mics and mixers or remote VoIP conversations from services like Skype, Audio Hijack can power your podcast.

So Much More

Audio Hijack's abilities aren't limited to recording. Discover live streaming and internet broadcasting, audio adjustments for both mics and apps, and so much more.

If you can hear it on your Mac, Audio Hijack can record it, and more.

See Audio Hijack Capture Audio


The Application block makes it easy to capture from Safari, Skype, and any other application on your Mac.


Audio Hijack can also capture and record audio from microphones, mixers, and other input devices.

All System Audio

Use the System Audio source to capture all the audio heard on your Mac at once.

Audio Capture in Action

Capture Application Audio

Set any application as your source in Audio Hijack, then hit the record button to save its audio!

Grab Device Audio

Audio Hijack can also capture and record audio from microphones, mixers, and other input devices.

Get System Audio

Use the System Audio source to capture all the audio heard on your Mac at once.

Great Uses for Audio Hijack

Grab Web Streams 

There's an incredible array of streaming audio on the web. With Audio Hijack, you can save it for offline listening.

Easy VoIP Recording 

Easily capture conversations from Skype, Zoom, FaceTime, and any other VoIP service.

Powerful Podcast Recording 

From powerful recording options to the Simple Compressor block, Audio Hijack is a podcaster's best friend.

Pump Up the Volume

Stuck with small laptop speakers? Get sound levels you never thought possible, thanks to the Magic Boost and Volume blocks.

Adjust and Re-route Audio

Pair Audio Hijack with our utility Loopback to capture audio from an app or microphone, adjust it, then send it to another app.

Live Stream Audio

With the Live Stream output, you can send audio to RTMP servers like YouTube Live, Twitch, and Facebook Live.

Broadcast Internet Radio

The Broadcast output enables you to send audio to Shoutcast and Icecast servers, sending your radio around the globe.

So Much More…

Audio Hijack gives you the ability to capture and record any audio on your Mac. How will you use it?

Get Audio Hijack

Note: While using the software in trial mode, limitations are applied. Purchase to unlock the full version.

For MacOS 14.4 and higher: Audio Hijack 4.4.2 May 22, 2024 Release Notes
For MacOS 11 to 14.3.1: Audio Hijack 4.3.3 April 3, 2024 Release Notes
Older version of MacOS? Learn more about Legacy versions of Audio Hijack.


What People Are Saying About Audio Hijack

Three time “Best Mac App” winner (2022, 2018 & 2016); Enshrined in the “Lifetime Achievement” section

“I just love Rogue Amoeba’s user interface design — it’s simultaneously Rogue-Amoeba-y and yet feels standard, very idiomatically “Mac-like”. When an app looks cool, it just makes you want to use it.”

John Gruber, Daring Fireball

“[R]ecording calls, ripping your music collection or making a podcast, Audio Hijack can do it all.”

MacFormat (Issue #379, July 2022)

“The way this app now works with VoiceOver is fantastic. You all have made a very visual application fully accessible to me as a totally blind Mac podcaster.”

Robert C.

”One of the greatest Mac apps ever…highest recommendation, one of the greatest pieces of Mac software that’s ever been written.”

“[O]ne of my favorite tools for audio nerds and producers. It's amazing how much clunky hardware and complex software can be replaced with just this one app.”

Marco Arment

”With this update, Audio Hijack has risen from Mac classic to Mac software superstar.”

”Holy crapola…how beautiful is Audio Hijack 4 by @RogueAmoeba?…I couldn't really picture how they could possibly make it better, and then I opened V4. Wowzas!”

Joshua L.

“The best app for audio capture…Slick, powerful and effective.”

MacLife (Issue #197, Sept. 2022)

”Audio Hijack 4 really shines in reducing the learning curve for new users who haven’t yet discovered the glories of taking control of their audio.”

Glenn Fleishman,

”[I]t’s become one of those must-have utilities that I take for granted – in a good way.”

Federico Viticci,

”[A]]n indispensable tool in my podcast recording toolbox…If you record audio on your Mac, Audio Hijack was already the best choice—and now it’s even better.”

Jason Snell,

”The AppleVis Golden Apple Awards recognize the hard work and dedication put into making great and accessible applications”

AppleVis Best Mac App Logo

”Audio Hijack…is one of a small handful of Mac apps I insta-buy whenever there's a new release. An all-time great.”

Dan Misener

”A Mac without Audio Hijack is frankly lacking an essential audio utility…it's a must-have.”

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