CoreELEC is a ‘Just enough OS’ Linux distribution for running Kodi® on popular Amlogic hardware.

Kodi® is a registered trademark of XBMC Foundation.


CoreELEC 9.0.1

CoreELEC 9.0.1 is now available bringing with it Kodi v18.1, some new additions and a number of small bug fixes that we identified thanks to the feedback received from users in our forums.

Changes since 9.0.0:

  • added CE-settings option to mute HDMI audio output
  • added CE-settings option to overclock GPU
  • fixed language selection in initial setup
  • fixed reboot issue (missing syscall 385)
  • fixed meson-ir/amremote switching when Android is installed
  • improved subtitle rendering
  • updated Kodi and pvr.iptvarchive to keep default PVR API
  • updated Kodi to v18.1


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Install Guide

  • Download

    Visit our download page and select the image file (.img.gz) for your device.

  • Prepare your SD card

    Burn the downloaded image to an SD card using your favorite tool (Rufus recommended).

  • Copy device tree

    Search for the right device tree for your device, copy it from the "device_trees" folder to the root of your SD card and rename it to "dtb.img".


Please choose which version you would like to install.

The recommended installation for your living room is the latest stable version.
If you are brave enough and would like to test the newest developments,
you could pick the latest nightly version.


CoreELEC is compiled in front of a live audience and made possible in part by: