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App Specs
File size:
3.48 MB
August 1, 2013
August 19, 2013

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Downcast, the popular iOS podcast app is now available for OS X! Download, play and sync** your favorite podcasts with an intuitive interface built specifically for podcasts.

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Subscription Features
  • Search, subscribe to and download audio and video podcasts
  • Manually subscribe to podcasts via URL
  • Download podcasts automatically (including resuming downloads)
  • Browse and download older podcast episodes
  • Auto-update podcast feeds based on schedule
  • Settings for auto-download and episode retention (globally and per-podcast)
  • Import and export podcast feeds via OPML
  • Import supported audio/video media files
  • Support for password-protected feeds
  • Create and edit "smart" playlists
  • View podcast details and episode show notes
  • Rename podcast subscription names

    iCloud Syncing
  • Sync podcast subscriptions, playlists, settings and episode information with other Macs and iOS devices** via iCloud

    Playback Features
  • .5x, 1x, 1.5x, 2x and 3x speed playback*
  • Chapters support for enhanced podcasts
  • Stream episodes without downloading

    If you encounter a bug or have a feature request please send an email to or contact us on Twitter @DowncastApp. Thanks!

  • See the following Help article for an explanation of play speeds:

  • Downcast for iOS is required for syncing to iOS devices

  • What's New
  • Fixes crash loops experienced by some users after enabling iCloud syncing.
  • Fixes bug causing episodes to re-download repeatedly for some users. NOTE If you're experiencing this issue, the first time you launch Downcast after upgrading, downloads will restart again. Once those downloads complete, the problem should be resolved.

  • Fixes issue causing high number of download failures with invalid range errors.
  • Fixes issue preventing users from importing OPML files.
  • Improved startup time.
  • Improved loading time when beginning episode playback.
  • Improved performance when deleting large playlists.
  • Fixed bug causing podcast priority to be ignored.
  • Fixed bug preventing manual sorting of playlists.
  • Fixed issue preventing passwords for authenticated podcasts from being saved.
  • Additional minor bug fixes. See the full change log for details:

  • Downcast (com.jamawkinaw.downcast.mac) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of

    Operating System: Mac

    Default Install Path: /Applications/

    Minimum OS version: 10.8

    Copyright: Copyright (c) 2013 Jamawkinaw Enterprises. All rights reserved.