DRmare Audio Converter

An audio converter to convert Apple Music, iTunes songs, Audible audiobooks and any audio file

  • Support to convert Apple Music, Audible audiobooks, and more audio files
  • Batch convert audio files in a fast speed with original quality kept
  • Output audio tracks to plain audio formats, like MP3, AAC, WAV, etc.
  • Allow to edit the pitch, volume, speed, ID3 tags for Audible audiobooks

How to Listen to Audible Offline on iPhone/Android/Windows/Mac

Q: "I recently downloaded the Audible app on my iPhone and purchased three books. I was wondering if there is an Audible offline mode like Spotify? Can I listen to Audible offline?"

Yes, of course. You can play Audible audiobooks online, or download them for offline listening. But please note that you can only use Audible without an Internet connection if you have purchased the books, or if you have upgraded to Audible Plus or Premium Plus.

Keep reading to learn how to listen to Audible offline on iOS, Android, Windows, and Mac. You can also get a way to make Audible work offline on any other unauthorized device.

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Part 1. How to Play Audible Offline on iPhone/Android

How does Audible work offline on Android/iOS? Since the Audible app is available on iOS and Android, you can directly use Audible without Wi-Fi if you have downloaded books already.

Here in this part, we will show you how to download Audible books offline on Android/iOS within the Audible app.

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Step 1. Download and install the Audible app on your Android or iOS device.

Step 2. Open the Audible app and then log in with your Audible account.

Step 3. Head to the 'Library' option and then go to the 'Cloud' option. Then you can choose the Audible books that you want to listen to offline. If you haven't bought the books, then you can go to 'Store' to buy Audible books in advance.

Step 4. Hit on the cover art and touch on the 'Download' icon. This will save the Audible books to your device.

Step 5. Once completed, you can tap on the book cover to listen to Audible books offline on your Android or iOS device.

Part 2. How to Use Audible Offline on Windows PC

To get Audible offline PC, you can also download audiobooks using the Audible app. However, please note that the Audible Windows 10 app is not available now. You are no longer allowed to download it from the Microsoft Windows Store. If you already have the Audible app, the steps to save Audible books offline are similar to those on mobile phones.

2.1 By Audible App:

listen to audible books offline via audible windows app

Step 1. Open Audible on your Windows PC and then go to 'Library'.

Step 2. Find the audiobook that you want to play offline.

Step 3. Click on the 'Download' button next to the title to download Audible books.

Step 4. Once downloaded, click on the book cover to enjoy it offline without Wi-Fi.

You can also use other ways to listen to Audible books offline on PC. That is you can download Audible books to PC. Then you need to add them to Audible Manager, iTunes, or WMP for listening offline.

2.2 By Audible Manager:

Step 1. Open the Audible Manager app.

Step 2. Locate your downloaded Audible audiobooks by clicking 'File' > 'Add Audio Files'.

add audible files to audible manager

Step 3. Add your audiobooks to Audible Manager.

Step 4. Then you can click on the book title to play Audible offline on Audible Manager.

listen to audible offline on windows pc by audible manager

2.3 By iTunes or Windows Media Player:

Step 1. Download and install the Audible Download Manager app onto your computer. Then open it.

Step 2. Press on the 'Option' > 'Activate PC' option. Then you are required to sign up for your Audible account details.

activate your pc on audible download manager

Step 3. Choose the 'Option' > 'Import Audible Titles' > 'Import into iTunes and Windows Media Player Library' icon.

import audible files to itunes and windows media player

Step 4. Confirm it by hitting on the 'OK' button.

Step 5. Your downloaded Audible files will be added to your iTunes or Windows Media Player. After then, you can use Audible offline on iTunes or Windows Media Player.

audible listen offline by itunes or windows media player

Part 3. How to Listen to Audible Books Offline on Mac Computer

If you use macOS 10.14 or earlier versions, you should use iTunes to make Audible listen offline. Yet, for macOS 10.15 or above, you need to use Apple Books to enjoy Audible audiobooks. Here you can learn how to use Audible offline via Apple Books on Mac.

3.1 By iTunes: (macOS 10.14 or earlier)

Step 1. Go to Audible's website and log in with your account.

Step 2. Find the book you want and then click 'Download'.

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Step 3. You will receive a message to 'Authorize the computer'.

Step 4. Click the 'Yes' button and then type your account details to authorize.

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Step 5. After that, it will download your selected Audible book automatically. Then you can find it on your iTunes library and play it offline.

3.2 By Apple Books: (mac OS 10.15 or later)

Step 1. First, you need to download audiobooks from Audible's website on your computer.

Step 2. Then 'right-click' on the book title and choose 'Open with Books'.

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Step 3. Then you will need to click on the 'Yes' button to authorize your computer.

Step 4. Enter your Amazon account details and click on 'Activate Now'.

Step 5. With the above steps, your downloaded Audible books will be added to Apple Books. You can listen to them offline on your Mac without an Internet connection.

Part 4. How to Play Audible Offline on Any Device/Player

While you can download and listen to Audible books offline on your computer and phone through the Audible app, there are still many devices that do not support the Audible app. For example, most MP3 players, some smart watches, smart TVs, etc. do not have Audible apps. If you try to transfer a downloaded Audible file to them, you'll find it fails. Why?

Because Audible protects all its audiobooks from being copied without a license. And it uses the unique AA/AAX format to encrypt books. But don't worry, there is a great tool that lets you enjoy Audible audiobooks offline from anywhere. It is DRmare Audible Audiobook Converter.

It can easily decrypt Audible AA/AAX files while keeping the original quality. And it can convert Audible audiobooks to normal audio files for use anywhere. The conversion speed can be up to 30 times faster, saving you time.

DRmare Audible Audiobook Converter

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  • Remove protection from Audible audiobooks, iTunes books and others
  • Batch convert Audible to MP3, AAC, FLAC, M4B, M4A at a fast 30X speed
  • Split large audiobook files into small parts for easy access
  • Support to reset the output audio parameters for Audible audiobooks

How to Convert Audible Books for Listening Offline Anywhere

In this section, you will learn how to use DRmare Audiobook Converter to convert Audible books into plain audio files. Then you can move and listen to Audible offline on other devices or platforms directly.

Step 1Load AA/AAX books into DRmare Audible Converter
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Before starting to convert Audible books, please ensure that you had downloaded the books to your computer. If not, please download them in advance. After then, download and install the DRmare Audiobook Converter to your computer. Open it and then you will see its main screen. Click on the 'add files' button from the bottom-left corner of DRmare. Then you can browse and choose the Audible books you want to convert.
Step 2Select output audio format for Audible books
choose output audio format for audible audiobooks
DRmare provides several output audio formats for you to select. You can go to the 'audio' icon to pick up the one you like. Also, you can reset the codec, bit rate and more for Audible audiobooks before converting. Once set, then click on the 'OK' button.
Step 3Convert Audible books for use offline
convert audible book to listen to offline
Click the 'Convert' button to start converting Audible books for use without an internet connection on any device. Once converted, they will be saved to your computer. You can also move to the 'history' icon to check the local Audible audiobooks on your computer. Then you can transfer the Audible books to the device you want via a USB cable. Then you can listen to Audible offline on your desired device with ease.

Part 5. FAQs about Audible App Offline

Q1: Can You Listen to Audible Offline?

A: Yes. You can download your purchased books through the Audible app. Once download, you can enjoy Audible offline mode with ease. You can also use DRmare Audible Converter to convert Audible books to a plain format so that they can be used offline on any other devices.

Q2: Can I Play the Plus Catalog Titles Offline?

A: Yes. If you are an Audible Plus or Premium Plus member, you can download Plus Catalog titles to the Audible app. After that, you can listen to these titles without an Internet connection.

Q3: How Do I Get Apple Watch Audible Offline?

A: You can open the Audible app on your Apple Watch and go to 'Your Library'. Select the book you want to download and then tap on it. This audiobook will be downloaded in the background and then you can play Audible on Apple Watch offline.

Q4: Why Can't I Play the Downloaded Audiobooks on Audible?

A: You can restart the Audible application and update it to the latest version. Please also update your device's operating system. If none of this help, you can check your device's speakers to see if it's turned on. Alternatively, you can delete the downloaded books and re-download them to your Audible.


These are all the tips on how to listen to Audible offline on iPhone/Android/Windows/Mac and more devices. If you have an Audible-enabled device, just save Audible books offline. If not, you can use DRmare Audiobook Converter to convert Audible books to universal formats. Then, you can transfer the converted books to any device for offline playback.

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