The description of azw format expansion
The azw file is a digital electronic book, formatted for Amazon Kindle – wireless portable reading device. Contains formatted text of the book and chapters’ notes. On its structure, azw file is closely related to PRC file. Can be transferred to PC from Kindle via standard USB-connection. The file can also be read with the assistance of desktop Kindle application. Most of the azw files contain DRM-protection, which allows to view the book contents on Amazon Kindle reading devices. Nevertheless, you can view non-protected electronic Kindle books on the PC via Mobipocket Reader. In order to do this, just rename the extension of the file from “azw” to “prc”.