Audiobooks on your PocketBook: the best e-readers with audio support

March 29, 2022

Do you prefer to read a book or listen to one? By choosing a modern PocketBook e-reader, you can enjoy text and audio versions of books on one device.

Store all your files in one place, use any content in a convenient format: with PocketBook, it is so easy! In addition, listening to the audio on the e-reader, you will free up a lot of space on your smartphone and save battery power, which is a big plus.

Whether you read books or listen to them, the PocketBook e-reader will become an indispensable device for you as many current models support 19 book, 4 graphic, and 6 audio formats. And thanks to the Text to Speech function, the e-reader will voice any text document, turning it into an audiobook.

What audio content can you listen to on the PocketBook e-reader?


It is an ideal solution for those who spend a lot of time driving, travelling, or simply do not want to strain their eyes too often. Many fans of literature also like the professional voice acting of books, especially the ones read by the author.


It is very convenient to be able to turn on your favourite tracks on the same device on which you are reading, without touching your smartphone or player once again. Background music helps you focus on the book, providing an additional feeling of immersion in the story.

Podcasts and other audio files

PocketBook e-readers with audio support can play files in the following formats: MP3, MP3.ZIP, M4A, M4B, OGG, OGG.ZIP.

Text to Speech

The Text to Speech function turns any text document into an audiobook. Just a few clicks and you are listening to a text voiced by a male or female voice in English and 15 more languages. Just open the e-reader menu, activate Text to Speech, and listen to the book from the same page. Watch a video about the feature here.

How to play audio files on PocketBook?

The e-reader with audio support is easy to connect to wireless headphones and other devices via Bluetooth. In a couple of seconds, you can listen to audiobooks or music by connecting PocketBook to the following devices:

- Wireless headphones

- Car audio system

- Bluetooth speaker

- Other audio playback devices

It means that you can enjoy your audio library anytime and anywhere: while driving a car, on a plane, in transport, on vacation, etc.

PocketBook e-reader with audio: how to choose the best model

Currently, six PocketBook models boast audio support. Each of them is unique in its own way, so you are sure to find the device for you!

PocketBook Touch HD 3 is a compact and stylish e-reader with an eye-safe 6-inch E Ink Carta™ screen, SMARTlight, Bluetooth, and support for 29 formats, including 6 audio formats.

PocketBook Color is an e-reader with a unique 6-inch E Ink Kaleido™ colour screen. The device not only plays audio but also displays illustrations and book covers in colour.

PocketBook InkPad 3 is a device with a large 7.8-inch screen, a dual-core processor, and a SMARTlight function that adjusts the colour temperature of the screen. The model supports 19 book, 4 graphic, and 6 audio formats.

PocketBook InkPad 3 Pro is a water-resistant model with a 7.8-inch E Ink Carta™ screen and SMARTlight technology. The device is a real boon for readers who lead an active lifestyle. It also features Bluetooth and plays audio files.

PocketBook InkPad Color is a bestseller with a large 7.8-inch E Ink Kaleido™ Plus colour screen. The device is ideal for any content, from audiobooks and music to colour children's books, comics, textbooks, and professional literature.

PocketBook InkPad X is a model with a huge 10.3-inch E Ink Carta™ screen, SMARTlight, Bluetooth, Text to Speech, and support for 19 book, 6 audio, and 4 graphic formats.

PocketBook is a device that gives unprecedented freedom of choice to all readers. Listen and read books without limits on your e-reader!