Kodi v18.9 "Leia"
Kodi v19 "Matrix" Beta 1
Kodi v19 "Matrix" has entered the release cycle. This cycle consists of Alpha, Beta and RC releases followed by the stable Recommended release. More information on the software release cycle can be found here
THESE BUILDS CAN BE UNSTABLE for daily usage and should only be used to help us find possible bugs by those users that do not fear bugs or crashes. If you want a stable HTPC then please install a stable build instead. Always backup before using one of these builds.
Kodi v19 "Matrix" nightly
These development builds, often called “pre-release” builds, are what will eventually lead to the final version. THESE BUILDS ARE UNSTABLE and are for users that do not fear bugs or possibly crashes. If you want a stable HTPC then please install a stable build instead. Always backup before using a development build.
Snapshots are semi-stable nightly snapshots of the current development version. They are a step between (often) unstable nightly builds and stable release builds, though they can sometimes still be a bit unstable.
Nightly builds are made on a daily basis and contain the most recent changes. These should be considered unstable for daily usage and should only be used for to help us find possible issues.