How to play Audible AAX audiobooks on Windows 10?

Audible's app for Windows 10 is called AudibleSync app.

Option 1 Audible app

If your PC runs on Windows 10, you can listen to Audible by downloading the free app from the Microsoft Store.

Follow these steps to download the Audible app on a Windows 10 computer:

  1. Click on Microsoft Store.
  2. Type Audible into the search bar, then select Audiobooks from Audible.
  3. Click Get.

System requirements: Windows 10 version 10586.0 or higher, Windows 10 Mobile version 10586.0 or higher, Xbox One, Windows 10 version 14393.0 or higher, Windows 8 Mobile

Audible app for Windows 10

Option 2 Desktop Browser

You can listen to titles directly from the Audible website, or download them to your computer. Open http://audible.com/, log in your account, click Library, find your audiobook and then click Listen now.

play Audible with browser

Option 3 iTunes

If you have installed iTunes on your Windows computer, use it to play Audible audiobooks. First you need to download Audible audiobooks to your computer. Right-click the audiobook and choose Open with - iTunes. You will be asked to authorize your computer for your Audible account. Click Yes, log in your account and then click Activate Now. Then the audiobook will be played in iTunes.

play Audible with iTunes

Option 4 With any audio player

Audible audiobooks are in DRM-protected aax format and Audible only authorize iTunes to play these files. What if you don't have iTunes installed? How to play Audible audiobooks with any music player on Windows such as Windows Media Player, VLC etc.?

To play Audible audiobooks with other music player on Windows, all you need to do is convert Audible aax audiobooks to DRM-free M4A, MP3, etc.

Ondesoft Audible Converter is designed to remove DRM from Audible Audiobooks and convert them to popular formats such as MP3, AAC, AC3, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4A, M4R, and MKA. After that, you can play the Audiobooks with any music player on Windows. To preserve Chapter information, we recommend you choose M4A format.

To convert Audible aa/aax Audiobooks to MP3/M4A, download, install and run Ondesoft Audible Converter on your Mac or Windows.

Step 1: add Audiobooks

Click the Add button to choose Audible audiobooks you want to convert or drag&drop them to the interface directly.

select Audible music

Audiobooks you added are displayed on the interface:

search Audible music

Step 2: choose output format

Click Options to choose output format. The default format is lossless M4A.
AudioBook Converter preferences

Step 3: Start Conversion

After everything is ready, click “Convert” and your chosen audiobooks will be waiting for converting in the file list. When the conversion finished, you can play the output DRM-free audiobooks with any music player on Windows.

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Audible Converter

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Convert Audible AA/AAX audiobooks to MP3, M4A, etc.