Podcast Player, Lysten 4+

Easy to use, Privacy focused

Ambi Studio AB

Designed for iPad

    • 4.8 • 4 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



An easy to use and privacy focused Podcast Player. Try it today!

With no registration or complex settings, you can start listening right away with a simple search. Follow your favorite shows and automatically get a list of episodes to listen to.

Share episodes and shows with anyone, irregardless if they have the app downloaded or not. Any iPhone and iPad user will get an AppClip to get them started listening right away. Tap the share button to invite your friends and loved ones.

Lysten is a light-weight and privacy focused Podcast Player. We don't collect any analytics or metrics, your followed Podcasts and episode progress are synced using your private iCloud account. This means that there's simply no way for us to see what you follow, listen to or anything else you might do in our app.


- No registration, sync is made using your iCloud account
- Extremely lightweight, no 3rd party libraries or assets
- Sleep timer, set, enjoy & sleep
- Play speed, adjust the play rate to your preference
- Podcasts and Episodes are indexed in Spotlight
- SharePlay support, listen to episodes with friends and family
- Privacy focused
- Written in 100% SwiftUI

If you run into any trouble you can reach out to us at support@ambi.se or on Mastodon:


Privacy policy: https://ambi.se/privacy
Terms of use: https://ambi.se/terms

What’s New

Version 1.4.0

This update brings both fixes bugs and introduces some new fancy features. Here's what's new:

- Fixes so the player no longer covers tab bar or navigation bar
- Makes sure loading indicator isn't shown while playing episode
- Adds SharePlay support
- Adds SharePlay button to episode detail view
- Adds a link to the show view in the episode detail view
- Fixes bug where the cover art didn't always instantly update when changing episode
- Minor bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

App Privacy

The developer, Ambi Studio AB, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Collected

The developer does not collect any data from this app.

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More


  • Family Sharing

    Some in‑app purchases, including subscriptions, may be shareable with your family group when Family Sharing is enabled.

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