Kodi 17 “Krypton” Open-Source Media Center Officially Released, Here’s What’s New

Kodi 17 “Krypton” is a major release with numerous improvements across many of its components, including PVR, VideoPlayer, and Music Library, better organization of settings, better audio support on Android, as well as an updated user interface with new default skin called Estuary. Prominent features of Kodi 17 “Krypton” include support for artist role tags, performance improvements to tag scraping, better handling of huge libraries when they are browsed, better audio and video synchronization, enablement of video decoding and encoding on all supported platforms, and refresh rate switching.