Overcast

Overcast

By Overcast Radio, LLC

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2014-07-16
  • Current Version: 4.2.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 11.24 MB
  • Developer: Overcast Radio, LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4.5/5 ( 20,419 Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
Overcast App Ratings: 4.5
4.5
Total 20,419 Reviews
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Overcast App Description

A powerful yet simple audio podcast player, with features such as Smart Speed, Voice Boost, and Smarter Playlists to help you listen to more podcasts in more places, try new shows, and completely control your experience. Overcast is a modern, fully featured audio podcast player with many useful features in a simple, intuitive interface: - Download podcasts for playing anytime, even when offline. - Search and browse for new podcasts, plus get recommendations from Twitter. - Create custom Playlists with smart filters and per-podcast priorities, and rearrange the list whenever you want. - Receive optional push notifications when new episodes arrive. - Subscribe to a podcast, or just add an episode: try new shows without committing. - Download podcasts over cellular, set a sleep timer, or use Voice Boost to enhance and normalize speech volume. - Adjust playback speed, and use Smart Speed to pick up extra speed without distorting the conversation. - 3D Touch support - Rich notifications - Apple Watch app - CarPlay support Overcast is ad-supported. If you choose to purchase Overcast Premium to remove ads, payment will be charged to your iTunes account, and your account will be charged for renewal 24 hours prior to the end of the current period. Auto-renewal may be turned off at any time by going to your settings in the iTunes Store after purchase. Current price for the Season Pass is $9.99 USD per year, and may vary from country to country. Overcast's privacy policy: https://overcast.fm/privacy

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Overcast App Reviews

  • Finally Organized!

    5
    By BoozyAlpaca
    For the past too many years, I’ve been using whatever the native setup for podcasts was on my iPhone (most recently, the Podcasts app). I didn’t hate it but there were always things that I definitely didn’t like. My biggest frustration with Apple’s native app was the lack of personalization and organization. I’m not a consistent podcast listener. Instead, when I want something to listen to that isn’t music, I download a bunch of episodes that sound interesting and listen to them while traveling or cleaning or whatever otherwise monotonous or boring thing I’m doing. I love Overcast because it allows a much greater degree of customization, and now I have the podcasts that I am a fan of separated into appropriately labeled playlists (my politics ones in a politics folder, my news ones in a news folder, etc). The amount of peace this gives me is great, and it’s easy to create a new playlist called something like “July Road Trip” and then pick out the topics I feel like listening to from their respective playlists (ie politics, economics, news, or comedy), and download some episodes that sound good. I’ve tried a couple other podcast apps over the past two months or so, and I think Overcast is the one I want to commit to. I’d say we’re engaged and in the lead-up to the wedding but if somehow something much better comes along... I’ll have to bail before the wedding. But given my experience using it so far, I think that’s very, very unlikely.
  • Better than podcast app

    5
    By JWright1986
    Prefer overcast to Apple podcast app.
  • Great podcasting app

    5
    By Calaalac
    I love it
  • Favorite podcast app

    5
    By Alastair Morse
    Great app!
  • Still freezing and crashing

    1
    By tom5304
    Overcast keeps freezing and crashing on my iPhone SE. The developer won’t respond to repeated emails, so I’m out $10. Who sells a service for $10 and then doesn’t provide the actual service..? A crook, as far as I can tell. That’s life. Thanks for understanding.
  • The best podcast app

    5
    By Jeff from Milton
    With the smart speed up, low overhead, reliable performance and pleasant ux this is the app to get. Well designed and unobtrusive ads too. I've tried a handful of podcast apps and this is the best!
  • Good no frills podcast app

    5
    By Gamrix
    Clean, simple and beautiful, it does what it says it’ll do. There are minimal ads, which is also a plus.
  • Love

    5
    By DalilahLuv
    This is simply the best podcast player.
  • The only way to listen

    5
    By Loyal reader 1975
    Thanks for a perfect way to listen.
  • Solid podcast app

    5
    By cv304
    I use this app every day. It is well designed and rock solid.

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