PodcatcherMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Version 1.0b12 2.1 3.1.5 6.0.4
Last Release   2.2 August 26, 2009  
Author   juicereceiver.sourceforge.net/team/index.php Doga Armangil apple
URL www.iggsoftware.com juicereceiver.sourceforge.net podcatcher.rubyforge.org www.apple.com
Free and Open Source No Yes Yes No
License   GPL GPL  
License Cost/ Fee $16,99 0 donationware 0
Languages en more than 20 English many
Operating SystemPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Windows 98   No Yes  
Windows XP No Yes Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes Yes Yes
Linux No No Yes No
Windows Mobile   No   No
Palm OS   No    
Programming Language   Python and wxPython Ruby  
Common FeaturesPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Search local & web local local & web local & web
Notifications   yes, customizable no  
OPML Import   Yes Yes Yes
OPML Export   Yes Yes Yes
Playlist Formats     m3u, pls, smil, asx, tox, xspf M3U, PLS
OrganizePlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Expiring Channels     No  
Archive Old Feeds   configurable yes  
Feed ReadingPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Integrated Browser Yes No No  
Plain Text     No  
PodcatchingPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Schedule Downloads Yes Yes No Yes
Resume Partial Downloads Yes Yes No Yes
Limit Download Size   No Yes No
ID3 Editing No   No Yes
SyncPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Sync to iTunes Yes Yes No Yes
Sync to PSP No No No No
Sync to Mediaplayer   No Yes No
Sync to iPod Yes No No Yes
Integrated burning to CD   No No  
MediaPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
MP3 download download & external playing download download & internal playing
MPEG-4   download download download & internal playing
Real   download download  
Quicktime download download download download & internal playing
Windows Media   download download download & internal playing
DivX   download download  
Xvid   download download  
Content ProtocolsPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
rss 2.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
atom Yes   Yes Yes
Transport ProtocolsPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
http Yes Yes Yes Yes
https Yes Yes No Yes
http auth Yes Yes No Yes
bittorrent No Yes Yes No
Proxy Server Yes Yes Yes No
feed:// No No No No
podcast:// Yes No No Yes
pcast:// Yes No No Yes
itpc:// Yes No No Yes
itms:// Yes No No Yes
SupportPlayPod Detailsjuice DetailsArmangil Detailsitunes Details
Support Forum No Yes Yes  
Mailinglists No   No  
Last updated2006-03-292006-05-312009-08-262006-03-29

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