Install Kodi for Android

Kodi for Android is arguably the future of Kodi because of the extremely wide array of devices running the Android platform such as set top boxes, tablets and mobile phones. It’ll take less than five minutes to install Kodi to your Android device and with it now being totally stable you’re sure to enjoy.

Please note that Kodi is now officially available through the Google Play store, we recommend this method of installation as opposed to sideloading:

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Step 1: Navigate to the “Settings” menu icon on your Android device.

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Step 2: Select the “Security” sub menu.

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Step 3: Enable the “Unknown sources” option.

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Step 4: Open up the device’s built-in “Web Browser” application.

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Step 5: Navigate to the official Kodi downloads page at the following link: http://kodi.tv/download/

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Step 6: Download the latest stable version of Kodi for Android by clicking on the link under the Android icon.

You’ll want to use the “ARM” version unless you’re on a very old device.

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Step 7: Don’t close your device’s web browser for a few minutes until the application is finished downloading.

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Step 8: Navigate to the “Download” folder on your Android device through the “File manager” application, or open up the Downloads context menu within the Web Browser application.

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Step 9: Click on the downloaded Kodi APK file and choose to open it at the prompt. If prompted, choose to complete action using the “Package installer” tool.

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Step 10: Confirm that you wish to install Kodi to your Android device.

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Step 11: Wait a minute while the install process takes place.

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Step 12: Once install is complete, choose to “Open” the Kodi application for the first time.

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Step 13: Let it sit and run a few updates for the first couple of minutes on the first run prior to use.

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Step 14: Exit Kodi by clicking the little power button looking icon in the lower left hand corner of your screen.

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Step 15: If prompted, click on the “Exit” button at this point.

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Step 16: You’ll probably want to go ahead and configure your Kodi setup with all the amazing add-ons and goodies available using the Config Wizard or the Addon Installer tool at this point.

Congratulations! You’ve now managed to install Kodi to your Android device, at least we hope so lol. Now go out and buy set top boxes for all your friends, spread the love.