K3b is a software designed to burn CDs or DVDs on Linux. It is especially optimized for the KDE environment.
Disclaimer: The product is discontinued and the publisher is no longer active. Thus, the software may no longer work on your computer, or run with recurring error messages. This article was updated for informational purposes.
What are the key features of K3b?
- The conversion software can support different formats and versions for both CD's and DVD's. A variety of audio and video formats are available, and the conversion to other multimedia files is set automatically depending on the need.
- Fast burn, once the file is selected and the modality applied, such as audio or video, the burning time takes a couple of minutes to complete. The file and disk will be ready to use once the process is complete.
- Modalities, the user is able to recover stored data on external hard drives and CD's, it is also possible to extract simple pieces of information from the desired file and burn the selected content exclusively.
- Management, the software is equipped with an automatic pattern system to name and manipulate video and audio tracks. The user can also separately manage and name the selected files either to burn a CD or extract files from outer hard drives.
Is it free?
The software is free to download.