How to Read Kindle Books on Multiple Devices

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Can I read Kindle books on multiple devices? For instance, I bought an book on Amazon, can my family read my kindle books with another android or ios device too? Can I share my kindle with friends?

If you also wonder to know whether we can read kindle books on other devices, this post may be just what you are searching for.

And as reading kindle books on one kindle device is very easy, with your own amazon account is ok, so here I will not prefer how to read kindle books on kindle. I will intruduce you 2 ways to read kindle books on multiple devices. Select appropriate resolution please.

Method 1: Install free kindle reading app

This way is suitable for you if you want to read kindle books on other tablets or smart phones. Such as, read kindle books on iPad, iPod, iPhone, Nexus 7, Nook tablet, Kobo Arc, etc.

And this is also a feasible solution to read kindle books on pc / mac, make sure you can read kindle books on computer.

Step1: Go to Amazon's official site, and select the free kindle reading apps for your device.

download free kindle app on multiple devices

Step 2: Register your Kindle app with amazon account.

Step 3: Buy and download books you like. After books downloaded, you can read them on your devices.

Method 2: Make your Kindle books convertable

If you want to read kindle books on other eReaders, such as Kobo glo, Sony eReader, Nook Simple Touch, etc, for you can't install apps on e-ink readers, so we must make our books convertable and transferable to Kindle.

And, even if your device is tablet or smart phone, instead of method 1 I will also strongly recommend you try this way. Because after you make your books convertable, you can:

Here are steps for you about how to make kindle books convertable. At first let me tell you the reason why we have to convert kindle books.

  • Kindle books are with DRM protection
  • Kindle books are with Kindle format, not common epub or pdf

The DRM problem is one of the obstacles that prevent us reading kindle books on any other devices. And , as you know, non-Kindle devices, such as Kobo, Nook, iPad, and so on, their common ebook formats are EPUB and PDF. So we need a tool to help us strip drm from kindle and convert kindle to pdf or epub. You can search the Internet to find a good tool, here I write my suggestion Epubor Ultimate.

1Get Ultimate Converter on PC

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2Sync Kindle books to computer via Kindle for PC/Mac

Sync books from your Kindle library to your computer with Kindle for PC/Mac

3Remove drm from Kindle books with Ultimate Converter

Open your Kindle app to sync your purchased and downloaded books. Then run the tool ultimate. You will see your kindle ebooks are listed out below the kindle icon. Select books you want to read on other devices, then drag them to the right area.

remove kindle drm to convert

Then after books added, you will see a change as a magic. All the drm are decrypted fast.

4Convert kindle books to other devices

Set the common epub or pdf as your output format please. So choose the right format and then click on "Convert to XXX" button to start the conversion. When the conversion has been finished, you will see "Succeeded" at the end of the book title.

convert kindle to other devices

4Transfer kindle books to multiple devices

Click on"Folder" icon at the bottom right, you will get all the converted books from the pop-up window. The left is to transfer them to your devices with USB cable, choose a reading app you like, open to read.

As your books have been convertable, you can transfer them to any tablet, eReaders, computers, share them with anybody.

Nothing is more exciting than this, yes?

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Further reading

More detailed guide about reading kindle books on more devices. Prefer to this list below.

Read Kindle Book on Multiple Devices
read kindle on other kindle read kindle books on iPad Pro
read kindle books on android read kindle books on Nexus 7
read kindle books on nook read kindle books on mac
read kindle books on blackberry read kindle books on win8

works for Epubor and writes articles for a collection of blogs such as ebookconverter.blogspot.com.

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