What are some alternatives?
When comparing EZ CD Audio Converter and Exact Audio Copy, you can also consider the following products
CDex - CDex allows you to take sound files from a physical CD and save them in a variety of digital formats.
dBpoweramp - dBpoweramp contains a multitude of audio tools in one: CD Ripper, Music Converter, ID Tag Editor...
Asunder - Asunder is a graphical Audio CD ripper and encoder for Linux. You can use it to save tracks from an Audio CD as any of WAV, MP3, OGG, FLAC, Opus, WavPack, Musepack, AAC, and Monkey's Audio files. Asunder is translatable!
Format Factory - Format Factory is software that allows the user to convert media into various file formats. The software is a product of PC Free Time, a Chinese software development company. Read more about Format Factory.
Audiograbber - Audiograbber software is a famous freeware platform for audio extraction or conversion for Microsoft Windows. The software was first developed by Jackie Franck in the mid-1990s. Read more about Audiograbber.
XRECODE - XRECODE can convert multiple audio files in parallel by taking full advantage of multi-core CPU.