The best of streaming: What Kodi add-ons should you download?
The official website for open-source home theater software Kodi describes it as “an entertainment hub that brings all your digital media together into a beautiful and user-friendly package.” People use Kodi for easy access to TV shows & movies.
Kodi is free to use and can be downloaded for Android, iOS, Windows, OSX, and Linux. Kodi itself doesn’t provide any media, but serves to organize content storage. Users can add content from local or remote storage.
There are also a large collection of add-ons for Kodi, third-party plugins people can use to get more content, that cane be installed through the Kodi app. Here’s our list of the best Kodi add-ons for streaming.
Plex for Kodi
Plex is a personal media library app available for many apps, including Kodi. Plex is useful for streaming third-party content and serves as a personal media server.
HDHomeRun finds compatible devices on a network, collects available channels, and plays TV shows. There is an episode guide & DVR to record shows to watch later.
TVmaze Tracker/Scrobbler is a Kodi add-on which tracks and syncs TV episode watch history between different applications.
Exodus Redux gives Kodi users access to a large variety of shows & movies. It provides links to many different versions of content so users can find what they’re looking for in one place. The streams on Exodus Redux are known to be fast and don’t buffer much.
The Magic Dragon
The Magic Dragon also offers a large library of TV shows & films. It’s a popular app for those who like streaming with Kodi, using scrapers to find the best streams of everyone’s favorite content.
Gaia is a Kodi add-on used to watch on-demand content spanning categories such as movies, shows, documentaries, kids, and more. The add-on was shut down for some time, but it’s back in business and ready to use. After selecting a movie or show, Gaia scrapes several servers for streams in order to get the best version for the watcher.
Tempest offers a lot of movies & TV shows, but what makes it stand out is the amount of older content it has. It also features some of the newest content. For those who can’t decide between watching a classic and watching something recently released, Tempest could be your one-stop solution.
Nemesis AIO is a Kodi add-on with a wide variety of categories to choose shows & movies from. These include more niche categories than the other add-ons, like gaming videos, webcam, anime, cartoons, and more.
Skynet is updated regularly with new shows & movies, so checking this app often is a must. It works well with any Kodi-supported device.
Clicksville is a Kodi add-on that works smoothly with any Kodi-supported device. Clicksville offers a large collection of content with categories including movies, music, shows, box sets, classics, and more.
The Crew has movies & TV shows, but also includes a lot of other content. There are many niche categories to look through, so The Crew has something for even those with unique interests.
FEN locates the highest-quality streams of content using torrents. It’s a fast Kodi add-on, but users need a VPN for safety while streaming.
There’s a Kodi add-on for Disney Plus. A benefit of the Disney Plus add-on is it can help keep services organized in Kodi.
Other useful Kodi add-ons for streaming include Netflix, HBO Max, YouTube, Genesis Resurrected, Venom, Covenant, Seren, Marauder, and Numbers.