Kodi Setup and Configure Openelec

Kodi Setup and Configure Openelec


Find the Openelec version that you need below:

RPi First-Generation single-core models (Model A/B/B+ 256/512MB)

RPi2 Second-Generation quad core models (Model B 1024MB)


AMLogic builds: http://tinyurl.com/amlogic-oe

AMLogic support: http://tinyurl.com/amlogic-issues

Openelec latest


  1. Extract the image using 7zip.
  2. Insert your USB Stick / SDcard into your system. It should appear as a new drive letter.
  3. Run Win32DiskImager
  4. Select the image file and verify the destination drive letter is correct, then click write.

When it is finished you can safely remove the USB stick / SDcard by right clicking on the drive in windows explorer and selecting eject.

For more info and Versions Visit http://openelec.tv/get-openelec

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This is a port of OpenELEC for devices based on Amlogic chips.

Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center (OpenELEC) is a small Linux distribution built from scratch as a platform to turn your device into an XBMC media center.

Currently only Generic Droid-TV MX (G18REF) and Gbox Midnight MX2 (MX2REF) devices are supported, which are based on AML-8726MX SOCs.

Note that official OpenELEC team does NOT officialy support these builds, and is NOT involved in any way, so DO NOT POST bugs and DO NOT ASK for help on official OpenELEC site at http://openelec.tv.
If you need help, please ask you questions in this topic, or file a bug athttps://github.com/codesnake/OpenELEC.tv/issues.

Latest stable release:

OpenELEC for Amlogic 5.0.3 with Kodi 14.1 Helix:
Download links for WeTek Play:

Download links for M8 2GB:

Download links for MX2/G18:

Latest testing release:

OpenELEC for Amlogic 5.0 RC3 with Kodi 14.0 Helix RC3:
Download links for WeTek Play:

Download links for M8 2GB:

Download links for MX2/G18:

Source code:

Some of the sources here come from: http://forum.xda-developers.com/android/development/rom-openelec-amlogic-based-tv-boxes-t2832289 and openelec.com. Make sure you pay them a visit.

Kodi Setup and Configure Openelec

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