Undoubtedly, audiobooks are one of the simplest, latest and comfortable ways to listen to your preferred book, rather than reading from the eBook or a hardcopy.
Whether, cooking or driving to work, no matter what you’re doing you can listen to audiobooks at any point and anywhere.
As, now Google has released the audiobook facility on Google Play Store, so you can easily listen to your favorite audiobook on any device with Google Assistant. It is offering individual titles for sale without any monthly commitments, isn’t it cool?
So, in this post, we’re going to share how to get started with Audiobooks on Google Play Store.
How To Download And Listen To Audiobooks From Google Play?
Step 1: Unlock your Android device and ahead to Google Play Store.
Step 2: Scroll your screen from right to left and click on ‘Books’.
Step 3: Choose the first subcategory “AUDIOBOOKS”.
Step 4: Now, you will see a banner on your screen says 50% off on your first audiobook. Click on it to use the promo code.
Step 5: You can see the message on your screen, tap on ‘Continue’ to avail the 50% off on your first audiobook.
Step 6: Browse the available list of audiobooks or type in down the name of your preferred audiobook in search tab at the top of the screen.
Step 7: Now, you will get bunch of audiobooks suggestion with the exact and similar name. Choose the one you like to proceed with.
Step 8: On the new screen, you get the required information such as the duration of the audiobook. There will be an option to listen the audiobook before you go for it.
Note: You can play sample if you want to hear out the audiobook.
Step 9: If you like the audiobook and want to purchase it, then you can select the blue ‘Audiobook’ button.
Step 10: Now, again click on ‘Continue’ to go to the payment page. Select the payment methods. There will be three options available for you ‘Add credit or debit card’, ‘Add Net banking’, and ‘Redeem code’.
Step 11: Fill out the payment page and click on the submit button, which is available at the bottom-right corner of your screen.
Step 12: You will get the prompt to type down your password/fingerprint to authenticate the purchase. So, follow the commands and click on confirm once you’re done.
Step 13: You will get the payment confirmation on your screen right after making the payment.
Step 14: That’s it, it is done now.
Now, you can hear your audiobook any time you want, all you need to do is, just say “Ok Google read my book” loud and clear.
Please keep in mind, you can modify the Settings to adjust playback speed according your needs and at the same time you can set the sleep time to close your audiobook. In fact, you can skip ahead & back 30 seconds, if you want to hear something again. The audiobooks also let you to cast audio to a Chromecast Audio device.
Overall, the process of buying and downloading the audiobook on Google Play Store is straightforward. Do not forget to share your first audiobook experience in the below comments.