With the wide spread of Android phones and tablets, it becomes a common phenomenon that more and more people are carrying their Android devices to listen to music and audiobooks when hanging out on street or taking a bus. How about playing Audible audiobooks on Android devices?
Audiobook files purchased and downloaded from Audible Store are compatible with thousands of devices, like smartphones, tablets, streaming media devices and Amazon devices, including some of Android phones and tablets. However, most of Android devices are not included to play Audible audiobooks yet due to DRM protection. Therefore, in this article, we will introduce an effective DRM removal software for Audible audiobooks so that you can freely play any DRM AA/AAX Audible audiobooks on any device running Android OS.
Part 1. How to Download Audible AA/AAX Audiobooks to Selected Android Devices for Playback
With the purpose of listening to Audible .aa and .aax files on Android devices, you should equip with Audible application on your Android phones and tablets. As for installing Audible app, you can click the Google’s Play Store icon to visit Google Play. Once you have downloaded and installed Audible app on your devices running Android OS, you can refer to the following simple tutorial to download your Auidble files to Android devices easily.
Step 1. Double click to open Audible app to enter into the home page. If you are the newbie for using Audible Store, you can start a 30-day free trial, change your Marketplace and sing in. Or you can sign in with your personal Audible account directly.
Step 2. Tap the My Library at the top left corner and go to the Cloud section of your Library, and then you can choose the favorite audiobooks you’d like to download.
Step 3. There are two ways for you to start the downloading process, respectively tapping on the cover art or touching the Download icon. After that audiobooks will automatically download to your Android devices.
Part 2. Best Solution to Play AA/AAX Audiobooks on Android Devices
Just like Apple added FairPlay DRM technology at iTunes audiobooks, M4P songs, Audible also encrypted AA/AAX audiobooks with Audible’s DRM copyright technology, which prevent Audible users from playing the books on some Android devices, but on selected media players instead. Plus, Audible audiobooks are encoded with AA and AAX audio formats that are not recognized by most Android media players. In order to freely play DRM protected AA and AAX audiobook files on almost all Android devices, you can find out a third-party Audible audiobook DRM removal tool to unlock DRM limitation and transfer them to common audio formats, like MP3 having the high compatibility with Android devices.
Here, we meet DRmare DRM Audio Converter, an excellent Audible audiobook DRM removal solution, which can easily break the lock of AA/AAX audiobook DRM protection and convert DRM-locked Audible files to multiple audio formats, including MP3, M4A, M4B, AAC, WAV, FLAC, etc. With built-in innovative DRM encryption technology, DRmare Audio DRM Remover can work at 30X faster speed while keeping 100% original output quality in converted DRM-free audiobooks. Thanks to this smart audio converter, you can personalize ID tags and chapter info according to your requirement. What’s more, DRmare DRM Audio Converter can remove DRM restrictions from not only Audible AA/AAX audiobooks and iTunes M4P songs, M4A, M4B audiobooks as well as Apple Music.
DRmare DRM AA/AAX to Android Converter
Losslessly Remove DRM restrictions from Audible AA/AAX audiobooks
Convert Audible DRM AA/AAX to MP3 and other common formats
Make Audible DRM files playable on Android and other devices
Unbelieveable fast converting speed and keeping lossless quality
Part 3. Steps to Convert Audible DRM Audiobooks to Android
Here, you can refer to the complete tutorial of getting rid of DRM protection from Audible.com and converting AA and AAX audiobook files to MP3 or other Android device compatible formats with zero quality loss by using DRmare DRM Audio Converter.
Step 1Add downloaded Audible files to DRmare Audio Converter
As for importing purchased Audible audiobooks to this professional audio converter, you need to click the second Add button at the top center of the main interface, and then Audible library will show up on the new window, where you can select favorite DRM protected audiobooks that you’d like to convert. The other intuitive way is to drag and drop Audible DRM files to the main screen of DRmare software directly.
Step 2Set output parameters for Android devices
If you would like to make an exclusive audiobook file by your own, there are two parts you can finish. The first step is clicking the “Format” option to choose output format for Android smartphones and tablets. Since MP3 is fully compatible with almost all Android devices, I highly recommend to setting MP3 as the output format. The other step is clicking the Edit icon at each uploaded Audible files to customize ID tags and chapter info.
Step 3Remove DRM and convert Audible AAX/AA for Android devices
Once all settings are OK, you might start to launch the conversion process by tapping the Convert tab at the bottom right corner of the main interface. DRmare DRM Audio Converter will strip Audible audiobook DRM restriction and convert .aa and .aax audio files to selected Android supported format by default. Once converting process finishes, you can locate the converted unprotected Audible audiobooks on the converted folder and share them to any Android device for playing, such as HTC U11, Google Pixel, Sony Xperia, LG G6, etc.
Video Tutorail: How to Play Audible Books on Android Devices
For the intuitive way to play Audible AA/AAX files on Android devices on PC, please visit this step-by-step video.