Cheap 4K HTPC Build for Kodi, OpenELEC, and LibreELEC 2017

Cheap 4K HTPC Build

OpenELEC & LibreELEC reduce the system requirements of a HTPC system. They are Linux based “just enough” operating systems. They are branded this as they they provide just enough OS functionality to launch popular media center solutions like Kodi. This … Read more

OpenELEC 6.0.3 Release: Some features from the future

OpenELEC 6.0.3 Release

On February 29th, 2016 Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center (OpenELEC) announced its new OpenElec 6.0.3 Release. OpenELEC is a Linux distribution designed for home theater PCs and based on the Kodi media player. What’s New in OpenELEC 6.0.3 Release? This new OpenELEC … Read more

OpenELEC 6.0 Released: Introducing Kodi-15.2 Isengard

OpenELEC 6.0.3 Release

On November 1, 2015 Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center (OpenELEC) announced the release of OpenELEC 6.0 OpenELEC is a Linux distribution designed for home theater PCs and based on the Kodi media player. What’s New in OpenELEC 6.0 Release? The … Read more

How to manually update OpenELEC to Beta?

OpenELEC 6.0 Beta 3

In this post, I will show you how to manually update OpenELEC to Beta version. Why you may ask. Here is my situation: I have 2 Amazon Fire TVs at home. I sideloaded Kodi 15 Isengard on them. I have … Read more

OpenELEC vs OSMC for Raspberry Pi 2 Media Center

OpenELEC vs OSMC Comparison

This post is a comparison of OpenELEC vs OSMC on the newly released Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. Many of you may be familiar with our previous comparison of Xbian, OpenELEC, and Raspbmc. Later in 2014, I compared OpenELEC vs … Read more