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How to Listen to Apple Podcasts on Android

Posted by Adam Gorden on Jul 26, 2023 4:00 PM • Category: Record Audio
4 mins read

Apple Podcasts has a large number of popular podcast programs, covering a wide range of topics, from astronomy and geography to humanities and customs. Creators are also rich and diverse, from world-renowned celebrities to authentic individual creators, providing the most comfortable enjoyment area for podcast enthusiasts. Because of the all-encompassing characteristics of Apple Podcasts, the podcasts in it have attracted not only Apple users, but also Android users.

But Apple Podcasts can only be used on iPhone, which sets up obstacles for Android users who want to listen to Apple Podcasts. So many Android users have asked: can I listen to Apple Podcasts on Android? It is not easy to listen to Apple Podcasts on Android phones. Nonetheless, here are some methods for you on how to listen to Apple Podcasts on Android. Hope it helps you.

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Method 1: Find Podcasts on Website

Many podcasts uploaded on Apple Podcasts have their own website and you can listen to these podcasts on their websites. But this method has its shorts. On the one hand, due to every podcast has its website, if you want to listen to them, you must save their website one by one. It is too inconvenient for you to do it for a long time. On the other hand, if the podcast you want to listen to on Apple Podcasts need subscription, on its website will be the same and you cannot listen to it as well as normal.

Method 2: Listen to Podcasts on YouTube Channels

If the podcast you like is created by some individuals, it is very likely that they also upload their podcasts on their YouTube account with related videos. Maybe the podcasts on YouTube are more attractive for you. But if you want to listen to Apple Podcasts on Android by YouTube on the background, you need to do additional things to achieve it. About how to play YouTube on the background, you can refer to this article: How to Listen to YouTube Video Sound with Screen Off. And also, if you use YouTube on the background for a long time, it will use a lot of the battery of your phone. Similarly, listening to podcasts on YouTube is not as convenient as Apple Podcasts.

Method 3: Download Podcasts on Windows or Mac and Play on Android

The two methods above all play their roles on the condition of good Internet. And the third method I would like to give you now don’t need this precondition. Through this way, you will know how to listen to Apple Podcasts on Android and even listen to all podcast free forever.

The first step you need to do is to download the podcasts you like from Apple Podcasts. Here is an effective sound downloader: TunesKit Audio Capture. It is effective for every pc audio, not only podcasts.

TunesKit Audio Capture is an excellent software on capturing the sounds from computer, whether those sounds are from website or the software on your desktop. For example, if you want to record the audio from YouTube video, TunesKit Audio Capture can help you get the YouTube audio easily. Once you download those audios, you can listen to them for free forever. Moreover, Audio Capture can help you edit the recorded audios like trimming, cropping, and merging the recorded audios into one. If you desire to listen to Apple Podcasts on Android for free, this software might give you the biggest help.

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How to listen to Apple Podcasts on Android with TunesKit Audio Capture?

Step 1

Download and log in TunesKit Audio Capture and iTunes on Windows or Mac; Log in iTunes with Apple ID and you will find all the podcasts existing on Apple Podcasts;

Step 2

Open TunesKit Audio Capture and double-click the iTunes icon on this software homepage to open iTunes. If there is no iTunes on the homepage of TunesKit Audio Capture, just click the icon to add;

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Step 3

Search the podcast you want to download on iTunes;

Step 4

Play the podcast on iTunes and the podcast will be recorded by Audio Capture automatically;

Step 5

When the podcast is over, just click the Stop button on the bottom of the recording page to stop the recording;

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Step 6

Move your mouse to the recorded audio and you can see two icons on the list like rename and edit; You can click the rename icon to change the title of the audio so that you can find it quickly after saving; you can click the edit icon to trim or crop the podcast as your thought;

Step 7

When you have a satisfactory audio, click the Save button; The saved podcast will be saved in history list and you can click the Converted icon to look for it; And also, you can search it on computer files: move the mouse to the recorded audio in history list and then click the Search icon, the location of this podcast will be popped up;

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Step 8

Transfer the podcast to you Android phone; You just need to connect your computer and your Android phone, and then copy the downloaded podcast to your Android.

After doing all of the steps, you can listen to Apple Podcasts on Android without any trouble. As for the quality of the downloaded podcast, you don’t need to worry. The audio recorded by TunesKit Audio Capture has good quality. You can check it by yourselves.


The above three methods have taught you how to listen to Apple Podcasts on Android. But method one and two have their shorts. Not all the podcasts on Apple Podcasts can be found on website or YouTube. However, TunesKit Audio Capture can make up for this with high quality podcasts and free listening. That is why it is recommended here. Hope these suggestions can help you.

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