Top Podcast Apps
Apple Podcasts
Apple’s venerable podcast app. Free.
Download for iPhone or iPad. Also built in to Mac OS 11 (Big Sur).
The iPhone podcast player for podcast fanatics. Free; $19/year for advanced features.
Download for iPhone.
Google‘s podcast app. Free.
Download for Android or iPhone.
Free, simple, award-winning podcast player for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Includes optional features for shortening silences and normalizing voice volume. Free; $10/year to remove visual ads.
Download for iPhone or iPad.
Full-featured cross-platform podcast app. Free; $1/month or $10/year for advanced features.
Download for iPhone, iPad, or Android.
Podcast and streaming music service. Free with ads; $5-15/month to remove ads.
Download for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, or Android.
Podcast app with some exclusive podcasts. Free; $5/month or $35/year for access to exclusive podcasts.
Download for iPhone, iPad, or Android.

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