Downcast

Downcast

By Jamawkinaw Enterprises LLC

  • App Category: News
  • Release Date: 2010-10-01
  • Current Version: 2.9.35
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 40.52 MB
  • Developer: Jamawkinaw Enterprises LLC
  • Compatibility: Android, iOS 9.0
App Ratings: 4
4
Based on 4,966 Reviews

Downcast App Description

A powerful, complete, and easy to use podcast player that will help you manage and listen to podcasts the way you want to. Now with CarPlay support! "Downcast: Probably The Best Podcast Downloader for iPad and iPhone" - Wired Gadget Lab Subscription Features • Search, subscribe to and download audio and video podcasts of any size • Manually subscribe to podcasts via URL • Download podcasts automatically • Continue podcast downloads in the background* • Browse and download older podcast episodes • Auto-refresh podcast feeds • Settings for auto-download and episode retention • Import and export podcast feeds via OPML • Import supported audio/video media files • Support for password-protected podcasts • Create and edit "smart" playlists • View podcast details and episode show notes • Rename podcast titles iCloud Syncing with other iOS devices or Macs** • Podcast subscriptions • Playlists • Settings • Episode information Playback Features • Video and audio AirPlay support • .5x, 1x, 1.25x, 1.5x, 2x, 2.25x, 2.5x and 3x speed playback • Chapters support for enhanced podcasts • Stream episodes without downloading • Playback control from external devices • Bluetooth devices • Headphone remote controls • Devices connected via Lightning/dock connector • View embedded images in podcast episodes • Gesture support • Sleep timer • Google Cast™ Ready ----------------------------------------- For support, please search our support site at http://support.downcastapp.com or email us at support@downcastapp.com! For the latest information about Downcast, please follow @downcastapp on Twitter! * Per iOS restrictions ** iCloud syncing with Macs requires Downcast for Mac, which is a separate purchase from the Mac App Store

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App Reviews

  • Playlists

    5
    By Guemes
    I love that I can create playlists. I love that I can stream instantly. I've tried all the podcast apps. I like the graphics of other apps, but the functionality of Downcast is the best.
  • No longer works

    1
    By Steve_ce
    I’ve used downcast for over five years, and that has ended recently. The app crashes every 15-30 seconds and it looks like there is no plans of the company to fix it. Time to move on.
  • The best!

    5
    By CitizenJp3g
    If your a serious podcast listener, this can’t be beat. Tons of options in how you feeds are displayed and downloaded/deleted. Been using now for 3+ years and admittedly stopped looking at other apps since I found downcast. Syncs across multiple devices wonderfully, can’t say enough good things
  • Used to be great but, now, not so much

    2
    By TN_Bulldog
    I have been a Downcast user for several years but fear I may soon need to find another podcast player. Over the past few weeks the app has started crashing EVERY DAY (for me, around 5:20 am after playing podcasts for about 45 minutes). It then crashes every time it is restarted. The only way that I have found to "fix" it is delete the app and re-redownload it, turn sync settings on (I have all settings set to synch to iCloud do at least I don't have to redo them each time) and redownload all of the podcasts then it's fine until the next morning when I have to do it all again. This is frustrating!
  • App is good in functionality, not so much in user interface

    4
    By Bensan George
    Like the chrome cast feature but the UI could be improved quite a bit as it’s all standard controls. Sometimes even inconvenient (audio seek buttons)
  • Downcast

    5
    By Dra'
    This is a great replacement app for Apple’s podcast. Had problems with syncing and deleting from different devices. Downcast plays video as well. Fantastic app.
  • Constantly crashing

    1
    By SAB133
    Latest update is a disaster. It crashes every 15-30 seconds. Completely useless now.
  • Best podcast app out there!

    5
    By LittlePixels
    This is, hands down, my favorite and most-used app. It has all the bells and whistles you'd expect. Variable speed, great video podcast support, playlists, iCloud syncing, a great Apple Watch app (one of the best I've seen), picture-in-picture, and more. I've been using Downcast for almost eight years, and I'm continually impressed at the developer's responsiveness and the frequency of updates.
  • Crashes after update

    2
    By FallenAdversary
    This was my preferred podcast application as I did not like the original Apple podcast application. I’ve used this app for over five years since I began listening to podcasts and it has served me well each and every day of those five work years. Except for this most recent update I have had no problems but after this update my app will not work for more than 30 seconds to a minute and then crash completely. I have emailed the developers and have received no response I simply want the app to be fixed and do not wish to use any other product. Please see to this issue.
  • Downcast is the best!

    5
    By Trey34
    In my humble opinion this is the best podcast machine I’ve used. Way better than Apple’s. The one that comes with iPhone. Downcast has never let down. Always downloads on time. I definitely think the $1.99 was worth it. I definitely recommend Downcast, if you listens to podcasts all day like I do, being a trucker. It’s worth every penny.

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