The Kodi development team have announced a new official Kodi (XMBC) remote for Android. The app called Kore enables you to control all your Kodi Media Center systems from one device and has some very useful features:

  • Control your media center with an easy to use remote;
  • Including several colour themes;
  • See what’s currently playing, including relevant information
    (movies, TV shows, music, pictures and add-ons);
  • Change, sync or download subtitles;
  • Switch to the desired audio streams;
  • All the usual playback and volume controls at your disposal;
  • Toggle back and forth between windows or full screen playback in Kodi
  • Add, check and manage the current playlist;
  • View what is in your media library with details about your movies, TV shows, music and add-ons;
  • Direct link to relevant IMDb website for extensive information;
  • Library maintenance like clean and update;
  • Wake-on-LAN and other power control actions that the selected device supports;
  • Send YouTube videos to your currently selected media center;
  • Send text to the instead of using the keyboard in Kodi

Currently there are no PVR controls but that will be added later and the app supports Kodi 14, 15 and XBMC 12 & 13.

The app is free from the Google Play Store.


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