How to Play Audible audiobooks on Nintendo Switch

Posted by Adam Gorden on Nov. 26, 2020 5:22 PM.

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Listening to Audible audiobooks is a good way to relax. It can also enrich the brain of us and broaden the horizon. I know that most people play Audible audiobooks with phone, MP3 player, or Echo. When I used my Nintendo Switch to play my games yesterday, an astonishing idea occurred to me all of a sudden: why not use Nintendo Switch to play Audible audiobooks!

I really thought it is worth having a try. But I failed. I sadly found that Nintendo Switch does not support Audible. I did not despond, since I knew a good method to make it come true.

What can help you – an Audible audiobooks converter

If you have used Audible to listen to audiobooks, you might know that audible audiobooks are encrypted and in AA/AAX formats. According to the rules of Audible, you can buy different membership like Audible Plus to gain the right to listen to them. If you buy a Audible Premium Plus membership, you can get a credit per month. It also tells that you can use the credit to own your audiobooks forever. Does that mean you can own those audiobooks completely? You will find that the restrictions on those audiobooks are still there. You cannot copy them to share with friends or transfer them to another device which does not support Audible like Nintendo Switch.

To crack the restraint on Audible audiobooks to get Audible audiobooks on Nintendo Switch and other devices, you need an Audible audiobooks converter to help. It works by converting Audible AA/AAX to common formats like MP3 and return the ownership of the paid Audible audiobooks to you. In the next part, I will explain the detailed steps of using an Audible audiobooks converter.

A magical method to convert Audible audiobooks to Nintendo Switch

Just take ViWizard Audible AA/AAX Converter, a prestigious Audible converter as an example. Let's see the key features of it first.

ViWizard can convert AA/AAX to many audio formats like MP3, M4A, FLAC, AAC, AAC, OGG with incredibly 100X faster speed. You can also choose the Lossless option when you just want to keep the original quality of the audiobooks. What's more, this tool does not need users to give the iTunes account authorization or install the Audible app. This feature can avoid much trouble for you. It will maintain the ID3 tags like the title, artist, author, and the chapter information of your audiobooks. And you are allowed to edit the codec, bit rate, sample rate of audiobooks. Note that these things cannot be changed under the lossless option.

Only 3 steps are needed for you to use ViWizard AA/AAX Converter to convert Audible audiobooks to Nintendo Switch. If you follow my guide, you will definitely succeed.

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1Import audiobooks to ViWizard

import audible audiobooks

Launch this ViWizard Audible AAX/AA Converter. Load AAX/AA files by clicking the Add File button. Or you can drag the files directly to the software.

2 Choose the target format

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Click the Format button first. To get Audible audiobooks on Nintendo Switch, you can choose the MP3 format. If you want to adjust the sample rate, channel, codec, bit rate of the output audios to customize them, you can find them in this window. Click the OK button to go on your conversion.

3Convert Audible audiobook to Nintendo Switch

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This is the last step of this conversion. Just click the Convert button. And, of course, you need to wait for a while. Click the Converted button or the Open button to find the converted Audible audiobooks.

How to import converted Audible audiobooks to Nintendo Switch

After the process above, you have got your audiobooks in MP3 formats. It becomes much easier to import these audiobooks to Nintendo Switch. You only need to follow the steps below:

Step 1: Continue to work on your computer. Plug a MicroSD card into the card reader.

Step 2: Go to the This PC first. Then go to My Computer and then Computer option.

Step 3: Find the card you just inserted. Drag the audiobooks to this card.

Step 4: Put this card into the card reader of your switch.

Step 5: Tap on the Nintendo 3DS Sound button.

Step 6: Tap on the Open button and find your audiobooks. Click the Play button at last.

Now you can play Audible audiobook on Nintendo Switch. Just enjoy it!

More about Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch is a video game console, released by Nintendo in 2017. Only 3 years past, it has won the love of countless video game players. The storage capacity varies from 4 GB to 4.5 TB. Except for enjoying playing video games with it, you can also use it to voice chat with friends, play music, and many other functions. It supports common audio formats like MP3, AAC. AAX or AA formats are not included.

Final thought

It is must be a wonderful experience to play Audible audiobooks on Nintendo Switch. If you think this idea is excellent, you can share this passage and the method with your friends.

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