Listen Audiobook Player

Listen Audiobook Player

10,000 - 50,000 downloads

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Feature rich and easy to use player for your audio books.

7 Day Refund Policy
Try it risk free for a week. If you would like to request a refund send me the order number found in the receipt Google emails you at the time of purchase.

It is difficult to fix problems reported via Play Store Comments, please use email!

For fast and friendly support: support@acme-android.com

This is a player only, you must provide your own audiobooks to play.
You can download books from sites such as https://librivox.org/ or http://www.booksshouldbefree.com/ or any place that provides DRM free audio.

Written with a focus on simple design and ease of use with an interface that puts your books on display and doesn't get in your way. Tap anywhere on the background to play and pause. Use gesture controls to skip forward or back. A slide out navigation drawer for when you need it. The player brings many convenient features such as downloading book cover art from within the app, sync position across multiple devices, set a time when the sleep countdown timer is automatically active if book is played, auto adjust sound levels, a play queue to auto start the next book when your current book finishes, add multiple library folder locations, and many more.

I listen to audio books every day and I wrote this player as a labor of love. I've spent many hundreds of hours developing this app, and continue to invest a lot of time in improvements and updates. If you enjoy audiobooks like I do, please give it a try. I hope you will enjoy using it. 

• No advertisements. No in-app purchases to unlock features.
• Folder based library automatically stays in sync with your audiobook folder. Each book should be placed in its own folder. Allows books to be organized within subfolders. Library will allow you to browse folders, or list of all books at once.
• Supports mp3, m4b, m4a, opus, and ogg. (must be DRM free)
• Variable playback speed (0.5 to 3.0x) and volume boost. Can set global defaults and per book override.
• Built in sync support. You can synchronize current position and bookmarks to multiple devices. (Android 4.0+)
• Equalizer.
• Cover art is added from embedded art, images in the book folder, or can be downloaded easily from within the app.
• Bookmarks.
• Position History.
• Chapter search. Skip next/previous or jump to any file. This must be enabled in settings. Embedded chapters not currently supported.
• Bluetooth play/pause/skip support.
• Remembers last played volume for headset, Bluetooth, speaker, and sleep mode.
• Home screen widgets.
• Lock-screen control.
• Play queue. Automatically starts the next book in the queue when the current book finishes.
• Navigation drawer that can slide away when not needed.
• Play/Pause from notification pull-down (Android 3.0+)
• Sleep timer with shake to reset, set custom notification sounds, and a few unique options.
• Fade sound options for sleep timer.
• Auto rewind depending on paused time, customize rewind times to your liking.
• Set custom short and long skip times.
• Set custom colors for progress bars, action bar, and text.
• Headset button play/pause support (double press to skip back).
• Option to hide status bar notification when not playing.
• Actively being developed, always more good stuff in the works!

Languages:
English, Deutsch (German), Pусский (Russian), Polski (Polish)

Required Permissions:
Needs network and storage permissions in order to download and save book cover art.
View network connections required by sync feature.
Phone call permission for pause/resume on calls.
Pair with Bluetooth devices permission to allow optional auto play when connecting to bluetooth.
Wake Lock to ensure audio plays when screen is off.
Retrieve running apps for background service to know if the app is showing.
Change your audio settings for equalizer.

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Recently changed in this version

+Fixed adding multiple libraries with the same folder name.
+Fixed another cover art bug.
+Fixed position seek with certain very long mp3 files.
+Fixed m4a audio bug.
+Fixed audio playback issue that sometimes occurred when switching between multiple bluetooth devices.


Comments and ratings for Listen Audiobook Player
  • (75 stars)

    by Tom Powell on 15/08/2014

    The perfect audiobook player, and it's not easy to get an app review like that from me. I use it daily and it has every feature I could ask for.

  • (75 stars)

    by Bryn Evans on 15/08/2014

    Simple app that does everything I want it to. Smart design. Works perfectly for my needs.

  • (75 stars)

    by Angus Cassells on 14/08/2014

    I like the increased volume on this player as I use a blue tooth headset which is not noise canceling and listen to audio books . They come through better.

  • (75 stars)

    by Charlton Mathurin on 12/08/2014

    As a long time I device user and long time audiobook enthusiast this app made the transition from ipod to android seamless and easy. Capable of reading any format i throw at it. With great functionality. Love it two thumbs up 5 stars

  • (75 stars)

    by Jesse Hubbard on 11/08/2014

    Developer is very responsive and quick to fix bugs. No other player will handle my 40+ hour mp3 files.

  • (75 stars)

    by Sarah Clark on 08/08/2014

    Love it. Book mark feature is awesome.

  • (75 stars)

    by Luis Brazofuerte on 07/08/2014

    Some apps you come across are good enough to keep updated. Some apps are good enough to look out for and snap up if they are free for a short while and you pat yourself on the back for spotting them when they are free. A very few apps are worth paying for, no really. This is one of them.