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Pocket Casts Beta

Beta Update from 03 Aug 2018
Version 500,000+
From Google Play

What’s New

Fixes an issue with connecting to Sonos. Also let me take this AMAZE MARKETING OPPORTUNITY to put it out there that we support linking to Pocket Casts through the Sonos app. That's right kiddo's, you can listen to all your favourite podcasters in glorious stereo and turn them up loud enough to convert all your neighbours. Try it, I'm sure you're favourite podcasters will be on board. See what I did there? Turned a bug fix into a marketing promo. It's pay rise time! Apparently I have to go now...

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App Description

We love podcasts, so we made a podcast player that is full featured, beautiful and easy to use. We're no strangers to awards having been chosen as a Google Play Top Developer, a Google Play Editors Choice and winning a Google Material Design Award. Mostly though, we love you, our customers, which is why we always keep our app relevant and up to date based on your feedback.

Here's what a few publications have had to say about it: Android Central: “Pocket Casts is the best podcast app for Android” The Verge: "The best podcast app for Android"

Still not convinced? Allow us to walk you through some of our features:


  • Material design: Your podcasts have never looked so beautiful, colors change to complement podcast artwork
  • Themes: Choose between dark and light display themes
  • Universal: Custom but familiar tablet interface


  • Up next: Build a playback queue from your favorite shows
  • Trim silence: Cut silences from episodes so you finish them faster, saving hours
  • Variable speed: Change the play speed from anywhere between 0.5 to 3x
  • Volume boost: Increase the volume of voices, while decreasing background noise
  • Stream: Play episodes on the fly
  • Audio & video: Play all of your favorite episodes, toggle video to audio
  • Skip playback: Skip episode intros, jump through episodes with custom skip intervals
  • Android Auto: browse your podcasts and filters to find an interesting episode, then control playback. All without ever touching your phone
  • Android Wear: Control playback from your wrist
  • Sleep timer: We'll pause your episode so you can rest your weary head
  • Chromecast: Cast episodes straight to your TV with a single tap


  • Sync: Subscriptions, playback and filters are all securely stored in the cloud, ready to sync to the web app or iOS
  • Refresh: Let our servers check for new episodes, so you can get on with your day
  • Notifications: We'll let you know when new episodes arrive, if you like
  • Auto download: Automatically download episodes for offline playback
  • Filters: Custom filters will organize your episodes
  • Storage: All the tools you need to keep your podcasts tamed


  • Discover: Subscribe to any podcast in iTunes and more. Browse by charts, networks and categories
  • Share: Spread the word with podcast and episode sharing
  • OPML: Jump on board without any hassle with OPML import. Export your collection at any time

There are many more powerful, straight-forward features that make Pocket Casts the perfect podcasting app for you. So what are you waiting for?

Visit pocketcasts.com for more info about Pocket Casts for the web and iOS.

TestingCatalog Rating: 1
Community Status: Open

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