Extract or insert audio artwork

We offer a variety of features to reduce audio size while maintaining quality, as well as add effects like loops or watermarks.

The /audio/artwork Robot extracts the embedded cover artwork from audio files and allows you to pipe it into other Steps, for example into /image/resize Steps. It can also insert images into audio files as cover artwork.

What can I do with this?

Our /audio/artwork Robot can be used in combination with other Robots, to create powerful workflows unique to your use case. For inspiration, here are example scenarios, with explanations and code for all platforms, that you can also try live on our website:

Transloadit can extract embedded cover artwork from audio files. Optionally you can then use the resulting...
Transloadit can insert cover artwork into audio files. This is done by our /audio/artwork Robot which...


This Robot supports parameters such as method to influence its behavior. Read all about the technical details in its docs.

Blog posts

We wrote the following posts about the /audio/artwork Robot on our blog:


Transloadit is a SaaS with a subscription model.

Our /audio/artwork Robot counts towards your Plan's data at a normal rate. Assuming an average input audio file of 3.8MB and an output of 3.04MB, here's what it would approximately cost to extract audio files per Plan:

Plan Price Costs per file within your Plan Overage Fee
Sandbox (2GB) Free $0.0
to extract 299 audio files
Startup (10GB) $49/month $0.033
to extract the first 1497 audio files
Small Business (30GB) $99/month $0.022
to extract the first 4491 audio files
Medium Business (150GB) $249/month $0.011
to extract the first 22456 audio files
Enterprise 📞 - N/A

Just like with your mobile plan, pricing goes down when you commit to larger monthly volumes. When you reach your plan's limit, we'll continue to service you, but remind you to upgrade to more cost-efficient plans. This is unless you explicitly set budgets. You can change plans at any time. More info and available plans on our Pricing page.

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