CoreELEC is a ‘Just enough OS’ Linux distribution based on Kodi1 technology for popular Amlogic hardware.


CoreELEC 9.2.1

CoreELEC 9.2.1 is now available, bringing with it Kodi v18.5, along with some new additions and a number of small bug fixes that we identified thanks to feedback received from users in our forums.

Changes since 9.2.0:

  • added 4K GUI scaling toggle for G12 devices
  • added internal dual boot support for G12 devices *
  • added SoC model name to system information
  • added support for custom video modes for G12 devices
  • added support for multi channel pcm for G12 devices
  • added WiFi and Bluetooth support for GX devices containing RTL8822B
  • added Xbox One controller support for G12 devices
  • fixed 4K OSD corruption for G12 devices (GUI scaling must be enabled)
  • fixed Bluetooth for GX devices containing BCM4335A0
  • fixed force 8bit display output Kodi setting
  • fixed green screen issue on G12 devices
  • fixed LePotato internal install script
  • fixed HDR10+ playback on G12 devices
  • fixed no Ethernet after rebooting from Android issue on GT-King
  • updated Kodi to v18.5
  • updated OpenVFD driver

* Refer to the following thread for more information on the ceemmc tool and how to use it.

NOTICE: Khadas VIM3L Users
If you have a Khadas VIM3L then please do not update your device with this update, a separate update will be made available as S905D3 is not supported in this update.


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Install Guide

  • Download

    Visit our Download Helper 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, 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:

1  Kodi® is a registered trademark of XBMC Foundation.