5 Best Podcast Apps for Android to Use in 2021 [Free/Paid]

What is Podcast?

Podcast is digital audio file available on internet to download on mobile or computer to listen it later to gain knowledge about particular topic. Podcast is generally one audio series which can be received by subscribers automatically.

Podcasts are one of the best platforms to learn about new topics and gain knowledge from it. Many users are now listening podcasts on their smart phones and it’s trend now. Podcasts can be on any topic, it may be on food, games, technology, spirituality and many more. Currently there is few best podcast apps for android available on play store.

We have compiled 5 best podcast apps for android which can be helpful to you.

Best Podcast Android Apps of 2021

#1 Pocket Casts


Pocket Casts is one of the most popular podcast android app designed and developed by Shifty Jelly. Pocket Casts is paid podcast android app but it’s worth to buy. Pocket Casts podcast app is best because of it’s material design, themes and universal interface. Pocket Casts has amazing player which have features like create podcasts queue, trim silence from podcast, set podcast speed and many more.

With the help of this application you can control your podcast from Android wear as well. Other benefit of this podcast app is that you can download podcast automatically to listen or play it later. Pocket Casts Podcast Android app has over 50K review on Play Store with 4.6 ratings. Pocket Casts has over 2L shows which you can download and listen.

#2 CastBox


CastBox is absolutely free podcast android app and recently featured in Google Play Store’s Best of 2017 apps. Apart from this CastBox podcast app was Android Excellence App of 2017 as well. Recently CastBox included in-audio search feature which allows or helps it’s listeners to find relevant audio based on keyword search.

CastBox podcast app has over 50 Million volumes of audio which is sorted or divided into 16 categories. Castbox podcast android app has extremely easy and simple user interface where users can easily navigate across the application without any hesitation. Users can easily subscribe to their favorite podcast series.

With this Castbox podcast app users can easily download episodes anytime and anywhere to listen it later. Users can easily manage their subscription, favorites and downloads from one window. Users will have free unlimited access on this platform. CastBox podcast android app has over 40K reviews and 4.6 ratin