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How to Convert Audible AA to MP3 on Windows/Mac

By Tony Moton

Updated on January 16, 2019

When searching ".aa file" on Google, you will get thousands of hits. It is easy to find out the answer for question like "What is AA and how do I open it?" through the suggested results. But you might have no luck when it comes to searching for a reliable solution to convert Audible AA to MP3, which involves removing the DRM (Digital Right Management).

In this guide, I will show you how to convert AA to MP3 with this professional Audible audiobook converter. It's simple as 1-2-3.

What You'll Need

#1. TuneFab Audiobook Converter

TuneFab Audiobook Converter is a multifunctional software that can convert protected AA, AAX, M4B, M4P file to DRM-free audio format. Besides, it is a professional audiobook converter that can convert audiobook with 16X faster conversion speed. All chapters stored in the AA audiobook will be preserved if you select M4A as the output format. Although it's not a freeware, it does provide the free trial version in advance for you to fully evaluate the AA to MP3 conversion by yourself. For more details, you can click the download button to download the software and give it a try.

#2. iTunes & Playable Audible AA Files

First, it's necessary to download and install iTunes on your computer if you want to use TuneFab program to convert AA to MP3.

Second, your Audible AA files must be imported and playable in iTunes otherwise the software is not able to convert your Audible audiobooks. Please make sure that you have connected your Audible account to iTunes and imported the Audible AA file to iTunes. Once your Audible account is connected with iTunes, the imported Audible AA file will be playable on iTunes.

How to Convert Audible AA File to MP3

Step 1. Add AA Audiobooks to iTunes Library

As TuneFab Audiobook Converter needs to work with iTunes, so you need to add the AA files to iTunes first. Go to the Audiobooks section and click "File > Add to Library" to import Audible audiobooks to iTunes library.

Add Audible Audiobooks to iTunes

Step 2. Launch TuneFab AA to MP3 Converter

Now, launch TuneFab program on your computer and iTunes will be automatically opened. You can find all your media files in the iTunes library are loaded into this program on "Playlist" section. Open "Audiobooks" and choose the AA files you want to convert.

Select the Audible Audiobooks

Step 3. Select MP3 as Output Format

To convert AA audiobooks to MP3, simply choose "MP3" as output format. Other profile settings will be automatically filled by the software with default values. You can also adjust them manually.

If you want to preserve audiobook chapter, you might need to select M4A as the output format.

Select Output Format

Step 4. Start AA to MP3 conversion

Click the "Convert" button to convert the DRM-ed Audible AA audiobooks to MP3 format. When the conversion finished, you can get the AA files playable on any device.

Convert AA to MP3

Explore More - Convert Unencrypted AA Audio to MP3 Online

There are also some online audio converting tools that can help you convert AA file to MP3. Here we recommend an easy-to-use online AA to MP3 tool for you. If you have no need of software, you can follow this guide to get Audible MP3 audiobooks.

Step 1. Upload your AA file by clicking "+Select files...".

Step 2. Select MP3 as output format.

Step 3. Get the converted files by clicking "DOWNLOAD CONVERTED FILE".


It is easy to remove DRM from Audible AA file with TuneFab Audiobook Converter. After converting AA to MP3, you can put the MP3 audiobook to any player you like for listening. Or you can burn the unprotected Audible AA to CD. All in all, TuneFab Audiobook Converter lets you listen to Audible audiobooks without boring limitation. Try it now!

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