Castro – High Fidelity is a clever app with a clever name. Where Castro focuses its attention is not on cramming in as many features as possible, but rather on design. In fact, the developers were so concentrated on design that many of the functions are hidden away in gesture controls. Press and hold the play button to set playback speed. Pinch anywhere to go to the app settings. If you’re up to playing around with Castro, its kind of fun to “discover” how to use it. If your main requirement is a podcast app that looks stunning, Castro is our pick.
Castro is just one of our favorite podcast apps for iPhone and iPad. We’ve collected all of our favorites here. And if you’d like to see more of our top app selections in different categories, just head on over to our Best Apps Series.
Here are a couple of our other picks of the best podcast apps for iPhone and iPad: