Here’s a list of our favorite podcast apps for Android.
1. DoggCatcher Podcast Player
If you listen to podcasts while you’re on the go, Doggcatcher will be the perfect podcast manager to have on your Android device. Doggcatcher will not only automatically download new episodes, but it will delete podcasts once you listen to them. Use the built-in search engine to find your favorite podcasts, and check out recommended podcasts based on what you like. Users can also import existing feeds from Google Reader or an OPML file. If you listen to podcasts and need a podcast manager, Doggcatcher is well worth the price. You can purchase DoggCatcher Podcast Player from the Google Play Store here.
2. doubleTwist Music Player
doubleTwist Music Player is an all-in-on music app developed by doubleTwist. With doubleTwist Music Player, you can listen to your favorite music, radio and podcasts. doubleTwist includes all categories from Business, Comedy, Games, Music, News & Politics, Technology, Sports, and more. Once you subscribe to your favorite podcasts new episodes will automatically download. You can download doubleTwist Music Player from the Google Play Store here.
With BeyondPod, you can discover thousands of podcasts and search for new RSS feeds. Organize feeds into categories such as News, Sports, or Technology. Import your music, audio books, voice notes, and play them anytime on your Android device. BeyondPod also generates playlists based on what you like. You can download BeyondPod from the Google Play Store here.
Stitcher Radio is a music app developed by Stitcher, Inc. Enjoy listening to your favorite news, comedy, and podcasts on your Android phone or tablet. Create customized stations, discover new shows, and share your favorite shows on Facebook and Twitter. You can download Stitcher Radio from the Google Play Store here.
Engadget is a news app developed by AOL Inc. The Engadget Android app delivers the latest news on gadgets and technology. See features, reviews, and hands-on coverage. Get easy access to the Engadget Podcast and listen to a daily stream of all news on Engadget. You can download Engadget from the Google Play Store here.
Podkicker is a simple podcast player developed by qvga. With PodKicker, you can browse and discover new podcasts on a world map. Based on your current subscriptions you’ll receive recommendations. There is a free version and a pro version for $2.96. The advantages of the of the pro version are: no ads, swipe navigation, automatic downloads and more. You can download Podkicker from the Google Play Store here.
Pocket Casts is a podcast manager developed by shiftyjelly. You can add your favorite podcasts, and stream new episodes once they become available. Sync and back up your subscriptions, podcasts, and playlists. Easily convert video podcasts to audio and share your favorite episodes You can download Pocket Casts from the Google Play Store here.
8. MyPOD Podcast Manager
MyPOD Podcast Manager is a podcast app developed by Sentinel Web Technologies. Simply plug in your Android device to your computer and search for podcasts you enjoy listening to. Copy the RSS URL and you’ll be listening to your favorite feeds and music. You can download MyPOD Podcast Manager from the Google Play Store here.
9. iPP Podcast Player
iPP Podcast Player allows users to search podcasts in iTunes collection. Download your favorite podcasts and listen directly on your Android device. With multiple tag support, you can easily organize all of your subscriptions. You can download iPP Podcast Player from the Google Play Store here.
10. Podcast Addict
With Podcast Addict, you can easily manage all your podcasts from your Android device. Subscribe to your favorite podcasts, import podcasts subscriptions, or browse through Podcasts Addicts database. Available networks include: NPR, ESPN, ABC, CBC, The Guardian, The Naked Scientists, and more. You can download Podcast Addict from the Google Play Store here.