Kodi is a media player software which allows you to access all type of content like video and music. Then, you can run those files on any device of your choice. It was first released in the year 2002. Also, this software is developed and distributed by the XBMC Foundation. The important thing is that it is available for free and open-source. It means that you can access the source code of the software. Even customize the code if you want to. The main feature of the software is that it allows you to play as well as stream media. So, you can watch videos offline or stream them on the Internet. Plus, you can listen to music, podcast, etc. Moreover, this software allows you to change the theme of the software or we can say skins. There are multiple skins available in it from which you can choose.
Along with the above features, Kodi also offers you cross-platform compatibility. It means that it is available for multiple platforms. Those platforms include:
- Mac OS.
- Xbox One.
It has a quite vast range of compatibility. Because of which, it will always be compatible with the device which you have. There is another great feature that allows you to add plug-ins to the software. These plugins can help you in expanding the list of features of the software. There are different plugins available which you can add in order to access various online streaming services such as Pandora, Youtube, Spotify, Crackle, Amazon Prime Instant Video, etc. So, you can play digital media files from your local device as well as online.