The latest version v17 Kodi called Krypton in Alpha 2 state is now available to download, a very preliminary version that helps us get an idea of what will be one of the most powerful changes we will see in this software for some time.
They are the new default skins Kodi, the Estuary version is designed for mouse control remote control while the so-called Estouchy focuses on touch devices. Certainly a substantial improvement over its historic Confluence skin that had become outdated. They have totally changed the plugin management and system settings.
Since the beginning, the default player was called Kodi DVDPlayer, now have a new player is called VideoPlayer that comes to replace it. This new native born player for the future and is much more sustainable in the developer than its predecessor.
Time passes and the music library or does not improve. By the way with Kodi 16 already started to make some changes in the right direction and to add new features. Now we continue this way improving reading labels and metadata scrapeo. The identification of albums and artists also have also have added new sections improved. Certain files are also compatible with the mood, so it has added the ability to select music based on mood rather the genre.