Audiobooks downloaded from iTunes Store are saved in M4B format and are protected by Apple’s FairPlay DRM due to which they are only allowed to be played on Apple’s devices only. In order to import the DRM iTunes audiobooks on any MP3 player, we’ll have to firstly get rid of the DRM lock and convert the iTunes M4B audiobook to MP3 or other commonly used audio formats. In this article, we will discuss how to convert iTunes M4B audiobook to MP3 with a third-party DRM audiobook converter – TunesKit DRM Audiobook Converter.
As a smart yet powerful audiobook DRM removal, TunesKit Audiobook Converter is developed to remove DRM protection from iTunes M4B and M4A audiobook files while converting the DRM-ed M4B format to DRM-free MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, M4A with the original ID3 tags and chapter info kept at 30x faster speed.
Now you can follow the tutorial as below to start convert iTunes M4B audiobooks to MP3 by using TunesKit DRM Audiobook Converter for Mac or Windows.
Steps to Convert DRM iTunes M4B to MP3
1. Open TunesKit and add iTunes audiobooks.
After launching TunesKit M4B to MP3 Audiobook Converter, click “Add Files” button to import the audiobooks from iTunes playlist to TunesKit. You can also add iTunes M4B audiobooks via dragging and dropping.
2. Select output format as MP3
You can choose the output format as MP3 or others by clicking the “gear” icon in the program.
3. Start to convert M4B to MP3
When all the settings are adjusted, click “Convert” button to begin converting the iTunes audiobooks to MP3 format.
Once the conversion is completed, you may find the converted MP3 audiobooks without DRM protection and add them onto any media playing devices for playback.