Listen Audiobook Player

Listen Audiobook Player

10,000 - 50,000 downloads

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An easy to use, powerful, and feature rich player for your audio books.

7 Day Refund Policy
Try it for a week, listen to a book, and if you are not happy with the app just email me to request a refund. I will need the order number found in the order receipt Google emails you at the time of purchase.
For fast, friendly support email me: 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, 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

+Replaced library scanning modal dialog with progress indicator in the action bar.
+Fixed audio quality issue with some devices.
+Add current position history when using bookmarks to jump to new location.
+Bug fixes


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

    by Sean Pyke on 20/06/2014

    Best designed audiobook app in the market. Well worth the money, you won't be disappointed.

  • (75 stars)

    by Shoppin Goh on 20/06/2014

    can you add another function which is statistics?

  • (75 stars)

    by Berry Fam on 20/06/2014

    This app is perfect. I tried many audio book players ... nothing comes close to this one. I love it

  • (75 stars)

    by norjala odin on 19/06/2014

    Great and only

  • (75 stars)

    by Karl Fischer on 19/06/2014

    It works

  • (75 stars)

    by Steve Schubert on 18/06/2014

    I like this program, and it is constantly being improved by the developer.

  • (75 stars)

    by Matthew Eaves on 18/06/2014

    Clearly a labour of love. Beautiful interface and spot-on functionality. Don't hesitate!