Automatically download podcasts over Wi-Fi on Android
Jesse Simms • January 13, 2015if( has_post_thumbnail( $post_id ) ): ?>
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?
Own an iOS device? Click here for the equivalent article.
Open Pocket Casts.
Open the menu (top left), tap the Settings cog in the bottom right and select “Episode updates.”
Check “Enabled” under Auto Download. Make sure “Only on WiFi” is selected.
Select the podcasts you want to automatically download over a Wi-Fi connection.
If you’re looking for even more ways to save, here’s our complete guide to lowering mobile data usage.
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