When comparing Podcast Addict vs FairEmail, the Slant community recommends FairEmail for most people. In the question“What are the best Android apps?” FairEmail is ranked 4th while Podcast Addict is ranked 28th.
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Pro Free ad supported version available
For those that would like to try out the app or don't mind advertisements in their apps there is a free version available for download.
Pro A lot of features
The app provides a lot of features, adjustments, and settings.
Pro Import OPML
For networks out there that offer an OPML for their entire list of shows, users can import that full list, making an easy way to get an entire networks listings.
Pro Automatically creates play queue
When you play an episode from the Downloaded list, it makes a queue of all episodes for continuous play.
Pro Built in playlist shuffle feature
While not on by default users can go into the players settings to allow for a shuffle feature of all podcasts in the users playlist.
Pro Chromecast support
Chromecast is supported for those that want to stream their podcasts to a Chromecast compliant device.
Pro Radio Streaming
Pro Open source
Pro Multiple account support
Multiple identities per account, notifications per account or contact.
Pro Fast and customizable
Privacy features are excellent.
Pro Identities support
Pro Two way synchronization
Pro Flat conversation threading
Pro Encryption support
Supports standard OpenPGP encryption for total privacy.
Pro Support for safety and low-bandwidth
Allows to configure maximum size of email downloaded immediately.
Pro Can show plain text of html mails
Con Design is hum-drum and cluttered
The UI is a bit boring and cluttered when compared to PocketCasts.