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Has anyone else tried XBMC on their shield?

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31st December 2014, 05:26 PM |#11  
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Originally Posted by kasdafoil

That is a nice setup, did you need root to do it? I want to avoid rooting my device for now.

You do not need root to do that
9th January 2015, 09:00 PM |#12  
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The newest version of XBMC is out, and it's called KODI now. Source:
10th June 2015, 01:25 PM |#13  
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Just wanted to update this thread for Shield Android TV users. There is a development build specifically for the Shield console.
I cannot post links due to not having 10 posts yet, so search for "Kodi for Shield Android TV". In the Kodi shield tv wiki there is a link to the dedicated Shield TV kodi

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