Deliver a world of digital content—on secure, pre-loaded devices.

Playaway LIGHT is the all-in-one audiobook format you love now with a larger, backlit screen, friendlier controls, advanced firmware, and an increasingly intuitive design. So play, unplugged and uninterrupted, all day and straight into the night. We'll keep you listening.

You Asked. We Listened. Playaway LIGHT Delivers.

A hand holding the new Playaway LIGHT

Enhanced Mobility

  • 3x larger LCD screen with backlight increases visibility day or night
  • Repositioned audio jack lets device comfortably fit in pocket or bag
  • Single button lock feature is simple to use on-the-go

An even better user experience

  • On-screen status indicators display battery life and listening progress
  • Cleaner control panel makes buttons simple to use without looking
  • New battery door is easy to snap on and off

Signature features you already love

  • High Definition Audio
  • 5 narration speeds without voice distortion
  • Automatic bookmarking
  • Accessibility without Internet connectivity
  • Compatibility with most audio accessories
  • Lightweight design for maximum portability

Playaway is also paired with print in Playaway Bookpacks creating a fun and educational literacy tool for readers of every age.

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Playaway Launchpad

Simple. Secure. Pre-loaded

The first-ever secure, pre-loaded learning tablet created just for children in a circulation environment starting at $99.

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