So , today we are going to know that how to update Kodi on Android TV box by simply using the google play store which is pre-installed on Android TV box. When you purchase the Android TV box it mostly has the pre-installed Kodi in it but the Kodi installed to your Android Box is outdated and you need to make it up to date for availing the new features of Kodi.
As we know that Kodi brings up its updates regularly so we need to update our Kodi first of all whenever you boot up your Android TV Box. Every Kodi Box has different hardware and firmware of it , as there are several units available in it some of them blocks the install. Many of the units do not have the problem in upgrading as now the hardware and software of the system support this installation.
The procedure of updating coding is very easy on Android TV box as compared to other devices like Fire TV or Fire TV Stick and this is because other devices do not provide the facility of Google play store which is available in Android TV box, so it is really a very big and great benefit of using Android TV box as Kodi upgrade is simpler than anything.
How to Upgrade Kodi Krypton 17.4 on Android TV box
If you also wanted to update your Kodi on Android TV Box then you need to just follow the below mentioned easy steps –
Step – 1 : If you are not having any Google account then, first of all, you need to register to any of the Google accounts and it is totally free.
Step – 2 : Now , after registering for the Google account you need to launch the Google play store on your Android TV box.
Step – 3 : Next , you have to log in with the details of your Google account credentials in your Google Play Store.
Step – 4 : Now , you will see the screen which is asking you to set up the payment option. You have to click on the option of remind me later. As you need not spend anything for or in the Kodi so choose the option of remind me later.
Step – 5 : Now , you have to take the backup of all of the data available on your Kodi, but if you do not wants to take the backup then you can also skip it but we suggest you to take the back up as you will lost all of your previous data after updating or upgrading.
Step – 6 : After you complete all of the login procedure you will see the Google play store icon on your device home screen.
Step – 7 : Next , at the top right side corner of your screen you will see the icon with three horizontal lines. You have to click on these lines and then go to the option of My apps there.
Step – 8 : After clicking on the option of My Apps you will be able to see the list of all your applications and after that you can see that your version is up to date or not. If your version is not up to date then you can update it.
Step – 9 : If you wanted to update all of you applications then you can also click on the option of update all or otherwise you can also update a single app of your choice. If you only wanted to update the Kodi of your device then click on that application i.e, Kodi after it you have to click on the update option and your Kodi will get updated.
Step – 10 : Now , after clicking on update you have to launch your updated Kodi player for ensuring that Kodi has been successfully updated on your Android TV Box.
If you do not find out the direct updating of Kodi Krypton on your Android TV box then you can also follow the another method. The other method is that you just need to download the Kodi player manually as we did in any of the new device. You can simply download and install the new and updated version of Kodi on your any of the device or on Android TV Box.