Podcast or Netcast is the digital medium of audio, video or PDF content files that you can download or subscribed from the internet. It will maintain the audio or video files centrally as the web feed and you can access the web feed, download or update the new files for your entertainment by using the smart phones, tablets or computers.
Android podcast manager will store the files locally on the devices and ready for offline use! There are lots of Android podcast manager app in the Google play app store.
|BeyondPod Podcast Manager||4.2/5||Free|
|Stitcher Radio for Podcasts||4.0/5||Free|
Pocket Casts is the one-stop podcast manager app for Android. This app will enable you to browse the diversity of options such as top audio & video by category, by network, or feature and categorize the podcast subscription for better experience. You are able to manage podcast library & sync the media files automatically. This app will also refresh your subscriptions, download new episodes and maintain the Smart Playlists for you. Besides, the Car Mode feature will make your driving enjoyable. To use this app you will need to buy it at $3.69 from the Google play app store. And this app may not format appropriately, if you are using a larger screen tablet.
This app can yank the best podcast chart from iTunes. You can search any podcast by using this app, download new episodes automatically, save the downloaded files to the SD card for offline audio & video playback. It supports multiple playlists and languages. Besides, you can export & import podcast subscription through OPML format, add any podcast manually, built in layout for tablets, Bluetooth support, streams audio or video podcasts over network, sleep timer, etc. This app is free to use but have ads.
BeyondPod podcast streams the RSS feeds and you just do not need to download anything on your device. If you have saved any feed, you will still be able to play the podcasts though it is offline. Based on your preference, its Smart Playlists will generate playlists automatically. You can also import the local file such as music, voice notes, audio books, etc. If you stop listening any podcast anywhere, this app will start from that point or automatically turn off the playback with sleep time. Discover feature will give you extensive search options for all free audio & video shows. The only disadvantage of that you can download this app for free for only seven days trial and need to pay $6.99 for the full version.
You can easily install the Podcast Addict podcast free app from Google play app store for your Android device. This app will let you search for the audio or video contents in different languages and can add the RSS feeds along with YouTube, BBC, CNN, ESPN, CBC or ABC channel. You can easily import podcast subscriptions from the OPML export files from Google Reader or iTunes. This app will give you new episode notification, streaming, playlist support, and automatic download.
If you love to listen to news, sports, talk radio shows, music or comedy on the Android phone or tablets, then the free Stitcher Radio app is the best choice for you. You can search any podcast using keywords. If you create the favorite radio playlist then this app will suggest similar radio list. This app has a responsive and clear UI. And the best feature is that you can share podcasts with your friends on Facebook, Twitter or email. Compared with other four podcast manager for Android, it is the worst one that you cannot enjoy the video podcasts, download podcasts for offline use.
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