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LibreELEC (Leia) 9.1.002 ALPHA

LibreELEC 9.1.002 (Leia) has arrived based upon Kodi v18.3, the 9.1.002 release contains many changes and refinements to user experience and a complete overhaul of the underlying OS core to improve stability and extend hardware support. Changes since LibreELEC 9.1.001: mainly improvements for the RPi4 Change for Raspberry 4: With LE 9.1.002 and later you need to add “hdmi_enable_4kp60=1“ to your config.txt if you want to use 4k output at the RPi4. Before you needed “hdmi_enable_4k=1“ that is now deprecated. Beta Notes: LibreELEC 9.2 for Generic x86/64 and Raspberry Pi 0/1/2/3 devices is a solid beta quality release. Raspberry Pi...

LibreELEC (Leia) 9.1.001 ALPHA with Raspberry Pi 4B Support

4B is not a typo! For the last six months a small group of LibreELEC developers have been collaborating with Pi Foundation staff and fellow ‘Alpha team’ members on initial software support for the new board. The 4B has faster memory, faster CPUs, faster Ethernet, faster USB, and more native codecs than previous generations. It’s a comprehensive hardware refresh that will please many users seeking a 4K capable device for LibreELEC and Kodi – here’s the new specification: 1.5GHz Quad A72 (BCM2711) with 1MB L2 cache, 32KB L1 3200-LPDDR4 (1GB, 2GB or 4GB) HEVC decode to [email protected] (with HDR) H.264...

LibreELEC (Leia) 9.0.2 MR

LibreELEC 9.0.2 (Leia) has arrived based upon Kodi v18.2, the 9.0.2 release contains many changes and refinements to user experience and a complete overhaul of the underlying OS core to improve stability and extend hardware support. Kodi v18 also brings new features like Kodi Retroplayer and DRM support that (equipped with an appropriate add-on) allows Kodi to unofficially stream content from services like Netflix and Amazon. Changes since LibreELEC 9.0.1: updated Kodi to 18.2 updated Kernel to 4.19.36 fixed TBS 5520SE tuning fixed Zotac remotes fixed pvr.hts (Tvheadend) timeshift (partly) Settings Add-on: Changeable SSH passwords! Default firewall (iptables) with simple...

LibreELEC (Leia) 9.0.1 MR

LibreELEC 9.0.1 (Leia) has arrived based upon Kodi v18.1, the 9.0.1 release contains many changes and refinements to user experience and a complete overhaul of the underlying OS core to improve stability and extend hardware support. Kodi v18 also brings new features like Kodi Retroplayer and DRM support that (equipped with an appropriate add-on) allows Kodi to unofficially stream content from services like Netflix and Amazon. Changes since LibreELEC 9.0.0: updated Kodi to 18.1 updated Kernel to 4.19.23 fixed TBS 5520SE tuning fixed Zotac remotes fixed pvr.hts (Tvheadend) timeshift (partly) Settings Add-on: Changeable SSH passwords! Default firewall (iptables) with simple configurations...

LibreELEC (Leia) 9.0.0 RELEASE

LibreELEC 9.0 (Leia) has finally arrived after a long gestation period. Based upon Kodi v18.0, the Final 9.0 release contains many changes and refinements to user experience and a complete overhaul of the underlying OS core to improve stability and extend hardware support. Kodi v18 also brings new features like Kodi Retroplayer and DRM support that (equipped with an appropriate add-on) allows Kodi to unofficially stream content from services like Netflix and Amazon. Settings Add-on: Changeable SSH passwords! Default firewall (iptables) with simple configurations for Home/Public networks Updates are moved to their own menu, other options are cleaned up a little...

LibreELEC (Leia) v8.95.3 BETA

LibreELEC 9.0 (Leia) Beta 3 has finally arrived after a long gestation period. Based upon Kodi v18 RC5.2, the 9.0 Beta 3 release contains many changes and refinements to user experience and a complete overhaul of the underlying OS core to improve stability and extend hardware support. Kodi v18 also brings new features like Kodi Retroplayer and DRM support that (equipped with an appropriate add-on) allows Kodi to unofficially stream content from services like Netflix and Amazon. Compared to 9.0 Beta 2, major changes are: Added support for Khadas Edge RK3399 Board Updated to Kodi 18 RC5.2 Updated to Linux...