Switch between reading and listening with Whispersync for Voice

Choose your device to get started:

Download the Kindle App
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Get the Kindle App

Download the Kindle app for iPhone from Apple App store.

Open the Kindle Book
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Open the Kindle Book

Tap the Kindle book you would like to read or listen to. If you don't see your Kindle book, tap the menu icon at the top left, then tap the Sync button.

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Download the Audio Companion

Tap the headphones icon at the bottom left of the screen to switch to your audio companion. Then tap the cover to begin downloading. When your download is finished tap, the play button.

Switch Between reading and listening
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Switch Between Reading and Listening

Switch back to reading by tapping on the book icon.

Download the Kindle App
1

Get the Kindle App

Download the Kindle app for Android from the Google Play store.

Open the Kindle Book
2

Open the Kindle Book

Tap the Kindle book you would like to read or listen to. If you don't see your Kindle book, tap the menu icon at the top left, then tap the Sync button.

Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion
3

Download the Audio Companion

Tap the headphones icon at the bottom left of the screen to switch to your audio companion. Then tap the cover to begin downloading. When your download is finished tap, the play button.

Switch Between reading and listening
4

Switch Between Reading and Listening

Switch back to reading by tapping on the book icon.

The Audible app available for download on the Windows Phone Store
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Download the Audible App

From the Windows Phone Store, search for and download the Audible App. Sign in with your Amazon account.

An audiobook downloading onto the Audible app's library
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Download from My Library

Make sure your Windows Phone is connected to Wi-Fi or your mobile carrier network. Tap the title in My Library within the Audible App then, tap the Download icon. Your library will update automatically when you buy a new title.

An audiobook that has downloaded a portion and is ready for playback
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Start Listening

You can start listening to your audiobook, while itís downloading, by tapping the Play icon.

Need more help? Audible's customer care representatives are available 24/7.

Give us a call at (888) 283-5051 or email us (audible.com)

An audiobook title ready for download in the Kindle e-reader library
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Download from Archived Items

Make sure your Kindle Keyboard is connected to Wi-Fi to get your audiobook. From the main menu, click on Archived Items, and tap the title to begin the download.

An audiobook that has completed its download and is ready for playback
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Start Listening

After the download is complete, press the Home button and tap on the title to start listening.

An audiobook title ready for download in the Kindle e-reader library
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Download from Archived Items

Make sure your Kindle Touch is connected to Wi-Fi to get your audiobook. From the main menu, tap on Archived Items, and tap your title to begin the download.

An audiobook that has completed its download and is ready for playback
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Start Listening

After the download is complete, press the Home button, and tap the title to start listening.

The following Kindles are not capable of audio playback:

  • Original Kindle (E Ink)
  • Kindle 2
  • Kindle DX
  • Kindle 4th Generation
  • Kindle 5th Generation
  • Kindle Paperwhite

You can download Audible audiobooks on the following devices:

Kindle

Mobile

Tablet

Download the Audio Companion
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Download the Audio Companion

Download your title by going to the Audiobooks tab, and tap on the cover image.

Start Listening
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Start Listening

When you see "Ready to Open" appear, tap the cover again to start listening.

Immersion Reading

Did you know

Immersion Reading lets you read and listen to your title simultaneously, with real time highlighting. Simply open your Kindle book and tap the Play button in the lower left-hand corner.

The Upgrade your Kindle Book purchase box on the Kindle Order Confirmation Page showing an audiobook available for purchase at a discounted price
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Upgrade your Kindle Book with Audio

You can upgrade with audio, at a reduced price, when you buy qualifying Kindle titles on Amazon.com, or you can scan your library to see which of your titles are ready to upgrade right now.

The Audiobooks library on Kindle Fire
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Download from Library

Make sure your Kindle Fire is connected to Wi-Fi or a mobile carrier network to get your audiobook. The Kindle Fire will update automatically when you buy a new title. To download your title, go to the Audiobooks tab and tap on the cover image.

An audiobook that has downloaded a portion and is ready for playback
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Start Listening

You can start listening to your audiobook while itís downloading. Youíll see a Play button appear as soon as youíve downloaded enough to begin listening.

You can also read and listen to your title, simultaneously, with real-time highlighting, by opening your Kindle book and tapping the Play button in the lower left hand corner.

Audible app on the Kindle Fire
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Open the Audible App

Under the Apps tab, tap the preloaded Audible App.

The Audiobooks library on Kindle Fire
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Download from My Library

Make sure your Kindle Fire is connected to Wi-Fi or a mobile carrier network. The Audible App comes preloaded on your app shelf. Launch the Audible App; you should see your title in My Library. Tap the Download icon to start downloading.

An audiobook that has downloaded a portion and is ready for playback
3

Start Listening

You can start listening to your audiobook while itís downloading. Youíll see a Play button appear as soon as youíve downloaded enough to begin listening.

Download the Kindle App
1

Get the Kindle App

Download the Kindle app for iPhone from Apple App store.

Open the Kindle Book
2

Open the Kindle Book

Tap the Kindle book you would like to read or listen to. If you don't see your Kindle book, tap the menu icon at the top left, then tap the Sync button.

Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion
3

Download the Audio Companion

Tap the headphones icon at the bottom left of the screen to switch to your audio companion. Then tap the cover to begin downloading. When your download is finished tap, the play button.

Switch Between reading and listening
4

Switch Between Reading and Listening

Switch back to reading by tapping on the book icon.

Download the Kindle App
1

Get the Kindle App

Download the Kindle app for Android from the Google Play store.

Open the Kindle Book
2

Open the Kindle Book

Tap the Kindle book you would like to read or listen to. If you don't see your Kindle book, tap the menu icon at the top left, then tap the Sync button.

Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion
3

Download the Audio Companion

Tap the headphones icon at the bottom left of the screen to switch to your audio companion. Then tap the cover to begin downloading. When your download is finished tap, the play button.

Switch Between reading and listening
4

Switch Between Reading and Listening

Switch back to reading by tapping on the book icon.

The Audible app available for download on the Windows Phone Store
1

Download the Audible App

From the Windows Phone Store, search for and download the Audible App. Sign in with your Amazon account.

An audiobook downloading onto the Audible app's library
2

Download from My Library

Make sure your Windows Phone is connected to Wi-Fi or your mobile carrier network. Tap the title in My Library within the Audible App then, tap the Download icon. Your library will update automatically when you buy a new title.

An audiobook that has downloaded a portion and is ready for playback
3

Start Listening

You can start listening to your audiobook, while itís downloading, by tapping the Play icon.

Download the Kindle App
1

Get the Kindle App

Download the Kindle app for iPad from Apple App store.

Open the Kindle Book
2

Open the Kindle Book

Tap the Kindle book you would like to read or listen to. If you don't see your Kindle book, tap the menu icon at the top left, then tap the Sync button.

Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion
3

Download the Audio Companion

Tap the headphones icon at the bottom left of the screen to switch to your audio companion. Then tap the cover to begin downloading. When your download is finished tap, the play button.

Switch Between reading and listening
4

Switch Between Reading and Listening

Switch back to reading by tapping on the book icon.

Download the Kindle App
1

Get the Kindle App

Download the Kindle app for Android from the Google play store.

Open the Kindle Book
2

Open the Kindle Book

Tap the Kindle book you would like to read or listen to. If you don't see your Kindle book, tap the menu icon at the top left, then tap the Sync button.

Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion Download the audio companion
3

Download the Audio Companion

Tap the headphones icon at the bottom left of the screen to switch to your audio companion. Then tap the cover to begin downloading. When your download is finished tap, the play button.

Switch Between reading and listening
4

Switch Between Reading and Listening

Switch back to reading by tapping on the book icon.

The Audible app available for download on the Windows Phone Store
1

Download the Audible App

From the Windows Store, search for and download the Audible App. Sign in with your Amazon account.

An audiobook downloading onto the Audible app's library
2

Download from My Library

Make sure your Windows tablet is connected to Wi-Fi or your mobile carrier network. Tap the title in My Library, and then tap the Download icon. Your library will update automatically when you buy a new title.

An audiobook that has downloaded a portion and is ready for playback
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Start Listening

After your title downloads, tap Play to start listening to your audiobook.