In this article we will explain how to use RaiPlay Radio in the right way. An app that allows you to listen to Rai radio programs, podcasts and audiobooks.
Do you want to listen to your favorite radio programs and books wherever you are? All this is possible thanks to the podcasts and audiobooks on RaiPlay Radio that you can listen to directly from your computer, tablet or smartphone. RaiPlay Radio, in fact, is the official application of Radio Rai that allows you to listen to the live broadcast of the channels of the state radio station, but also to download podcasts of programs and audiobooks.
This application is free and is available for Android and iOS devices. Through RaiPlay Radio you can listen to the content you want at any time, without needing an Internet connection. With our guide we want to explain how to best use the public service radio platform to download the podcasts and audiobooks that interest you. Listen here!
How to download podcasts with RaiPlay Radio
If you want to listen and re-listen to the episodes, even the previous ones, of the program you like the most, we now explain how to download podcasts with RaiPlay Radio from your computer, smartphone and tablet. In fact, if you access the portal of the radio station, you can play the on-demand content of the programs broadcast by the radio and download the podcast. So, you can listen to them whenever you want, even without being connected to the Internet.
Download RaiPlay podcasts from smartphones and tablets
Let's see now how to download RaiPlay podcasts via smartphone and tablet. The first thing you need to do is download the app from your device's store. The RaiPlay Radio app is free and available for Android and iOS devices. After downloading the app, click on the icon to launch it and then tap on the My Radio item in the bottom menu. If you want to create your account, press the icon with the wheel at the top right, then tap on the Sign In button and press the logo of Facebook, Twitter or Google to authenticate through one of your social accounts.
When you sign in for the first time, tap on Get Started to set your preferences and check off your favorite programs. If, however, you want to go further, tap Skip. Now you're ready to download a podcast via RaiPlay Radio. Just tap on Programs, the item you find in the bottom menu, and scroll through the list with all the programs to find the one you're interested in. Once you have found it, select it and tap on Episodes and Podcasts to see the available episodes. To listen to the episode, press the play button. If you want to download the podcast, tap on the icon with the three vertical dots and then on Download content.
If you want to view the podcasts you have downloaded, you need to tap on My Radio and tap on Download to see the full list. To listen to the podcast you are interested in, just press the play button.
Download RaiPlay podcasts from computer
Do you want to download RaiPlay podcasts on your computer? You can do it directly from the Radio Rai portal. You have to click on the button in the upper left corner, click on Login, enter your Email and Password and press Login to connect to your account. If you don't have an account yet, you can click on the Facebook, Twitter or Google logos to link your social account to RaiPlay Radio, or click on Register to create your account by email.
To access the list of podcasts, click on the appropriate button and, from the menu that appears, select My Radio. Then, click on Podcasts to see the list of programs and press on the one that interests you. Then, to download the podcast, click on Podcast and wait for it to be downloaded in MP3 format.
With RaiPlay audiobooks, instead, you have at your disposal a large repertoire of classics and more, with over two hundred novels and short stories. These books can count on the voices of well-known writers and performers, who are able to make the stories told in the various manuscripts even more exciting. The RaiPlay Radio site is easy to use and, thanks to the menu on the left, you can view the audiobooks uploaded and select them by author or actor. Enjoy listening to RaiPlay Radio's podcasts and audiobooks!