Kodi, previously known as XBMC, is an extraordinary media programming technology which enables you to watch and stream online, and sometimes even offline content. It is basically a free and open source program which lets you install third-party add-ons. These add-ons are actually designed to let you stream various media such as TV shows, movies, sports, live sports, music, games, and so much more, on literally any and all platforms.


In the event that you already know about Kodi, you can likewise alter your own Android box to your liking. As of 2018, it can get quite confounding when buying a Kodi box as there are numerous Kodi Android boxes available for purchase. Henceforth, we will look at probably the best and the most functional Kodi/XBMC boxes that have come out the past year.


Before we start, it is important to know that there are two major types when it comes to Kodi boxes:


  • Completely Loaded Kodi Boxes: These Kodi boxes are fully loaded Android boxes which, when bought, are accompanied by various well-known add-ons, designed just for Kodi, installed beforehand. These Kofi boxes come with an on-the-web upgrade alternative and client assistance which keep these boxes functioning seamlessly.
  • Basic and Fundamental Kodi Boxes: These Kodi streaming boxes let you customize your box, as they are outfitted with ideal equipment and programming needed to seamlessly run Kodi. They come with Kodi already installed, and users get to modify and install the add-ons they desire.


So, which of the various Kodi boxes released last year made it to our list? Let’s have a look!


SkyStream Three Android TV Box


This remarkable Kodi streaming box is ideal for individuals which are new to Kodi and are not all that familiar with technology. It even has an easy to understand user manual, and the UI is very straightforward, offering users 4K content. We can install any application we desire from the Google Play Store. The best part is that it updates the software on its own, with just a click of the remote it comes with, along with SkyStream Three Streaming Media Player, a charger, an HDMI cable and manual.


EZ Stream Media Player Powered by Android TV


This powerful Kodi box is also extremely easy to use and is actually quite similar to the aforementioned box. What sets the EZ Stream Media Player apart is that it comes with pre-installed Kodi add-ons and streaming websites such as Hulu, Sling TV, Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, and so much more. This spares individuals the hassle of installing each and every thing they desire. It comes with 2 USB ports, voice-search remote, and an EZ Stream updater.


Leelbox Q3 Android TV Box


The best thing about this Kodi box is that it offers not only 720p and 1080p, but 4k streaming as well. This small yet powerful box can do pretty much anything you request, and is very easy to set up. It supports all music, photo and video formats out there, offers astounding streaming services, has fantastic client bolster and keeps up with the latest updates. It can even play games from the Google Play store.


We hope you’ve found a box that tickles your fancy by now!