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How to Rip High Quality Music Files from Tidal with Ease

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Tidal has some exclusive tracks, interviews and videos with best sound quality. Whether you use a web browse on your computer, or download the Tidal app on your smartphone, you should know how to rip music from Tidal with a high quality. The article shares 2 frequently used methods to record or rip Tial music files from different platforms. Just learn more details about the process from the article.

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Part 1: How to Rip High Fidelity Music From Tidal on a Computer

Tidal provides a 30-day trial version that enables you to download music from Tidal for free. Once the trial period of Tidal has expired, the songs won’t be valid anymore. Moreover, the MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) audio is only available for the desktop.

How to capture the audio with the original quality? Is there a method to define the recorded audio beforehand? When you want to rip the best audio quality of the music from Tidal, Vidmore Screen Recorder should be the desired audio recorder you can take into consideration.

  1. Record music files, capture videos and take snapshots from Tidal easily.
  2. Rip Tidal music to MP3, M4A, WMA and more other audio/video formats.
  3. Tweak and select the different audio quality of the recorded Tidal music.
  4. Set up recording presets for Tidal, scheduled recording and more others.

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Step 1: Download and install the Tidal music downloader, launch the program on your computer. Go to the More menu and select the Manage option from the drop down list to set up or add a new preset for recording music files from Tidal on your desktop.

Add New Preset

Step 2: Name the recording preset for Tidal, you can also tweak the record area, sound quality, video format, video quality, frame rate and more other parameters. Click the Save button and choose the Apply to save the changes for the preset accordingly.

Preset Settings

Step 3: Go back to the home interface and choose the Audio Recorder menu. Then you can enable the System Sound option to record the playback music of Tidal. To avoid any noise from the environment, you should disable the Microphone option.

Recording Audio Settings

Step 4: Now you can click the REC button to rip music from Tidal with the original quality before playback the music. Once you have recorded the music files, you can click the Stop button to preview the audio recording and click the Save button to export it to your computer.

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Step 5: Click the Recording history option to preview the recorded music of Tidal. You can also use the clip feature during previewing the audio recording to cut unwanted parts of the file, or even share the music to social media websites directly.

Part 2: How to Download Tidal Music on Android/iOS Devices

Just as mentioned above, Tidal only provides a standard quality 320KBPS for Tidal app on smartphone, instead of the 1411KBPS songs for the desktop even after the subscription. If you are satisfied with the quality, you can download and rip the Tidal music on Android/iOS devices as below.

Step 1: Download and install the Tidal app from Google Play or App Store. Once you have sign up for a free trial, you are able to download the music from Tidal on Android phone or iPhone.

Step 2: Select the favorite album or playlist from the Tidal, you only need to toggle the Download button beside the album or playlist to download the music from Tidal to your smartphone.

Step 3: Go to the My Collection panel and click the Gear icon to authorize the device for offline use by clicking the Authorize option. It will enables you to authorize the current device for playing the downloaded music.

Step 4: After that, you can click the Gear icon on the My Collection screen, then enable the Offline mode to avoid using the cellular data when playback the Tidal music on your smartphone.

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What should be the best method to rip music from Tidal? When you want to get the music with the original audio quality, you should the desktop version or web browser, which provides the 1411KBPS music files. The music files you downloaded for smartphone is available for 320KBPS only. Vidmore Screen Recorder is the desired Tidal music downloader that enables you to capture audio with the original quality with ease.

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