The podcast app Overcast is now free to download. Arguably the best podcast app, Overcast was charging $5 before for the premium version but now you can download and use the app for free. Users can donate in exchange for paying for the app but this is only optional.
Overcast now allows users to stream podcasts and has added support for chapters. The app boats of features like Smart Speed, Voice Boost, and Smarter Playlists. Here is a list of Overcast’s features:
- 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
- Navigate with CarPlay (On supported car radios)
- Apple Watch app, Glance, and notifications
Download Overcast now. It’s completely free so there’s nothing to lose here. Just follow the link below.