Automatically download podcasts over Wi-Fi on Android Jesse Simms • January 13, 2015 if( has_post_thumbnail( $post_id ) ): ?> endif; ?> Auto-download podcasts over Wi-Fi on an Android device Tons of podcast apps on the Android platform allow you to download episodes over a Wi-Fi connection. Whether you’re heading out for your morning commute or afternoon session at the gym, it’s an easy way to save on mobile data and guarantee a smooth, uninterrupted stream. Did you know that you can also set up your podcast manager to automatically grab the latest episodes once you’re back in a Wi-Fi zone? While we used Pocket Casts as an example, there are several other Android apps that offer a similar experience, including BeyondPod and Podcast Addict. Own an iOS device? Click here for the equivalent article. Step 1 Open Pocket Casts. Step 2 Open the menu (top left), tap the Settings cog in the bottom right and select “Episode updates.” Step 3 Check “Enabled” under Auto Download. Make sure “Only on WiFi” is selected. Step 4 Select the podcasts you want to automatically download over a Wi-Fi connection. Get Ting tips by email Email Address Android or iOS? Android tips only iOS tips only All the tips If you’re looking for even more ways to save, here’s our complete guide to lowering mobile data usage. Have a mobile tip you’d like to share? Post it in the comments below!