Preliminary Review of Matricom’s G-Box Midnight MX2

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There is no doubt that we are in the age of Android. The platform is dominating the mobile market and it is slowly preparing to take over the set top box market. As such we have seen an onslaught of Android based units flooding the web, this site, and our homes over the past 2 years thanks to the efforts that of those who ported XBMC to the Android OS. With this insurgence of hardware options we … [Read more...]

Great XBMC Compatible Hardware Gift Options for the Holidays

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We've seen an influx of visitors asking about what XBMC hardware we recommend they purchase for friends or loved ones this holiday season and felt the only responsible thing to do would be to write a little tidbit on which hardware we deem to be the best mix of consumer friendly and high performance with XBMC in the more affordable price range. Sadly there aren't as many quality potential … [Read more...]

OUYA, the Best Hardware Option for Running XBMC

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Everyday we get people coming onto our forums and asking what we think is the best set top box hardware device for running XBMC? It has been kind of a tricky answer for a while and we'll explain why soon, but basically now that there are several different options which have been around for a while and work well, we thought it would be a responsible time to let our visitors know what we recommend … [Read more...]

Bringing XBMC for Android to the Next Level with the Stable Release of the XAF Custom Build, Must Have!

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It's finally here for your viewing pleasure, brining XBMC for Android to a whole new level of next generation entertainment. Several months have gone by since the first release of the XAF Custom Build of XBMC for Android and it's had quite the success and acclaim so far, despite the fact that it was previously only in testing phases, until now that is! This is the first stable release of this End … [Read more...]

Install the First End User Release of XBMC for Android in Seconds

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It's been months now that our friends at XBMC for Android have been releasing nightly updates for the Android platform. We're now very excited to announce that they have finally released a very complete and feature filled version of XBMC for Android which is considered by most to be the first end user friendly version of XBMC for Android to date. This version contains all the bells and whistles … [Read more...]

How to Install the XBMC for Android Nightly with External Player

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An external player can be used with XBMC for Android until the official hardware acceleration is released. It's very easy to get setup and is pretty much the only way to properly run XBMC on your Android devices in the meantime. … [Read more...]

Interim Guide to Install XBMC for Android

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It's been in the works for a while and since it was announced a few days ago that it was coming public, many Android developers have jumped on the XBMC bandwagon, this bringing forth a very exciting time for the XBMC community, something that has been long awaited. Google Android's operating system is employed on a wide array of devices including mobile phones, tablets, and most excitingly, set … [Read more...]