RSSRadio vs. juice vs. Armangil vs. ziepod vs. gPodder vs. QuickNews

General Features RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Version
1.33
2.1
4.0
0.99 (Beta)
3.7.0
1.22
Last Release
19/02/2005
2.2
2016.03.07
2006-02-12 (16 years ago)
2014-05-16 (8 years ago)
Last Update here
2020-02-05 (2 years ago)
2020-02-05 (2 years ago)
2020-02-05 (2 years ago)
2020-02-05 (2 years ago)
2020-02-05 (2 years ago)
2020-02-05 (2 years ago)
Author
Daniel Broad
juicereceiver.sourceforge.net/team/index.php
Doga Armangil
Thomas Perl
Stand alone, inc.
URL
Free and Open Source
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
License
Closed Source, open API, plugin source available
GPL
MIT
GPL
License Cost/ Fee
Free trial or $17.49
0
Freeware
Free
14,95$
Languages
0
0
0
1
English
0
0
Operating System RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Windows 98
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Windows XP
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Mac OS X
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Linux
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Windows Mobile
No
No
No
No
No
No
Palm OS
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Programming Language
.NET
Python and wxPython
Ruby
Python
Common Features RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Search
local & web
local
local & web
local & web
local & web
local
Notifications
MSN Style Popup + Chime
yes, customizable
no
notifies you of updates, Notifier feed you news
Popup, Tray Icon, Cron
OPML Import
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
OPML Export
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Playlist Formats
WMP, iTunes, jRiver, Direct Sync to Flashdrive, any by API
m3u, pls, smil, asx, tox, xspf
M3U, PLS
M3U
Organize RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Expiring Channels
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Archive Old Feeds
No
configurable
yes
Lock or archive to folder, iPod, archive using "gpodder-backup"
Feed Reading RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Integrated Browser
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Plain Text
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Podcatching RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Schedule Downloads
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Resume Partial Downloads
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Limit Download Size
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
ID3 Editing
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Sync RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Sync to iTunes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Sync to PSP
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Sync to Mediaplayer
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Sync to iPod
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Integrated burning to CD
No
No
No
No
No
No
Media RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
MP3
download & internal playing
download & external playing
download
download
download & external playing
download & external playing
MPEG-4
download & external playing
download
download
download
download & external playing
download & external playing
Real
download & external playing
download
download
download & external playing
download & external playing
Quicktime
download & external playing
download
download
download & external playing
Windows Media
download & internal playing
download
download
download
download & external playing
DivX
download & external playing
download
download
download & external playing
Xvid
download & external playing
download
download
download & external playing
Content Protocols RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
rss 2.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
atom
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Transport Protocols RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
http
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
https
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
http auth
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
bittorrent
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Proxy Server
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
feed://
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
podcast://
No
No
No
No
No
No
pcast://
No
No
No
No
No
No
itpc://
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
itms://
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Support RSSRadio juice Armangil ziepod gPodder QuickNews
Support Forum
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Mailinglists
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
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