Highly rated portable audio book players for 2015 include the Apple iPod Nano, Apple iPod Touch, Sandisk Sansa, Creative Zen and Zune HD, according to Tuneskit. Each of these models has at least a four-star rating on Amazon.com, and user reviews are generally positive.
Tuneskit ratings for portable audio book players take into consideration battery life, audio quality, storage capacity, format compatibility and bookmarking ability. Other things to consider when selecting a portable audio book player include Wi-Fi connectivity, navigation interface and library functionality. Tuneskit suggests using audiobook or MP3 players that are already connected to downloadable audio book libraries such as Apple iTunes, Google Play or Audible.com.