PodcatcherMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Version 1.22 6.0.4 1.7 1.33
Last Release       19/02/2005
Author Stand alone, inc. apple www.podcastready.com Daniel Broad
URL standalone.com www.apple.com www.podcastready.com www.dorada.co.uk
Free and Open Source No No   No
License       Closed Source, open API, plugin source available
License Cost/ Fee 14,95$ 0 free for download Free trial or $17.49
Languages english many de, en English
Operating SystemQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Windows 98 Yes     Yes
Windows XP Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes Yes No
Linux No No Yes No
Windows Mobile No No   No
Palm OS Yes      
Programming Language       .NET
Common FeaturesQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Search local local & web web local & web
Notifications     after start of software MSN Style Popup + Chime
OPML Import Yes Yes Yes Yes
OPML Export   Yes Yes Yes
Playlist Formats   M3U, PLS   WMP, iTunes, jRiver, Direct Sync to Flashdrive, any by API
OrganizeQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Expiring Channels Yes     No
Archive Old Feeds       No
Feed ReadingQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Integrated Browser No   Yes Yes
Plain Text Yes   Yes Yes
PodcatchingQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Schedule Downloads Yes Yes Yes Yes
Resume Partial Downloads Yes Yes No Yes
Limit Download Size   No No Yes
ID3 Editing   Yes Yes Yes
SyncQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Sync to iTunes No Yes No Yes
Sync to PSP No No Yes No
Sync to Mediaplayer No No   Yes
Sync to iPod No Yes Yes  
Integrated burning to CD No   No  
MediaQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
MP3 download & external playing download & internal playing download & external playing download & internal playing
MPEG-4 download & external playing download & internal playing download & external playing download & external playing
Real download & external playing     download & external playing
Quicktime   download & internal playing download & external playing download & external playing
Windows Media   download & internal playing download & external playing download & internal playing
DivX     download & external playing download & external playing
Xvid     download & external playing download & external playing
Content ProtocolsQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
rss 2.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
atom Yes Yes No Yes
Transport ProtocolsQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
http Yes Yes Yes Yes
https   Yes No Yes
http auth Yes Yes No Yes
bittorrent   No No Yes
Proxy Server   No Yes Yes
feed://   No Yes Yes
podcast://   Yes Yes  
pcast://   Yes Yes  
itpc://   Yes Yes  
itms://   Yes Yes  
SupportQuickNews Detailsitunes DetailsmyPodder DetailsRSSRadio Details
Support Forum Yes   Yes Yes
Mailinglists No   Yes Yes
Last updated2006-04-262006-03-292007-09-202006-03-29

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