Kodi add-ons are in a constant state of change with old ones that often were once the best sometimes replaced by newer add-ons.
This page is regularly updated to reflect changes and show the top current best working Kodi add-ons along with user Polls for feedback.
Each month we also test new popular addons to see if they make the list.
Since Exodus has been dominating as the most popular Kodi add-on we have split up the Poll.
One Poll will include Exodus and another exclude it. Hopefully this will help give a better picture for the top add-ons being used beside Exodus.
Be sure to vote for your favorite Kodi add-on below or let us know in the comments.
Here are the new Poll results from December.
Poll Results With Exodus
Poll Results Without Exodus
From the Poll results, here is the list of Top 10 Kodi add-ons for January 2017, along with new add-ons being tested.
Top 10 Kodi add-ons for January 2017
Exodus is currently the most popular Kodi add-on and works very well. It plays movies, and TV shows.
It is the evolution of the popular Genesis add-on with updated code by the creator Lambda.
Unlike the previous Genesis version there is no favorites folder which is a minor setback for such a great add-on.
Instructions For Installing Exodus Kodi 16.1 Jarvis
Instructions For Installing Exodus Kodi 17 Krypton
Phoenix has a lot of content including TV shows, movies and sports.
It is a nice add-on that has been steadily updated with new sources.
It has a ton of content with-in it from a kids section to sports and movies. There is more than one contributor to Phoenix which makes it a big resource to find good streams.
Instructions for Installing Phoenix Add-on Kodi 16.1 Jarvis
Instructions for Installing Phoenix Add-on Kodi 17 krypton
3… Specto Fork
Specto Fork is a project started to update the code from Genesis.
Since the code is based on Genesis it has the same user interface with TV shows and movies.
Specto has a favorites folder which allows to quickly save and find your favorite programs.
Instructions for Installing Specto Fork Kodi 16.1 Jarvis
Instructions for Installing Specto Fork Kodi 17 Krypton
4… BOB Unrestricted
BoB is a promising new add-on from original members of Phoenix.
Previous member of the popular Phoenix add-on, Blue and Valhalla, have let and created BOB. It plays a wide range of content including TV shows, movies. music, and sports.
Playing streams is one-click with no need to search through a server list. Funny messages appear while waiting for the stream to start. (There is a option to set the messages to possibly offensive in settings.)
How To Install BOB Unrestricted Kodi 16.1 Jarvis
How To Install BOB Unrestricted Kodi 17 Krypton
SportsDevil as its name suggest is mainly for sports but also has a wide variety of other channels.
Its best feature is many of the streams play live streams from the Cartoon Network to Fox News.
The live streams are a bit of a hit or miss if they work depending on how many others are trying to stream at the same time.
Instructions for Installing SportsDevil Kodi 16.1 Jarvis
Instructions for Installing SportsDevil Kodi 17 Krypton
6… UK Turk’s Playlists
UK Turk’s is a nice add-on with the a unique layout for categories such as live TV, TV shows, sports, movies, cartoons, and documentaries.
It also has a one-click-to play, so no need to search through a sever list for a good feed.
Instructions for Installing UK Turk’s Playlists Kodi 16.1 Jarvis
Instructions for Installing UK Turk’s Playlists Kodi 17 Krypton
1Channel has been around awhile and is still going strong. It is a good companion to Exodus and both can play the same content.
1Channel has a straight to the point interface with less show or movie information. It is still one of the best add-ons to have.
Instructions for Installing 1Channel Kodi 16.1 Jarvis
Instructions for Installing 1Channel Kodi 17 Krypton
8… Silent Hunter
Silent Hunter is a new add-on that has a lot of content including new releases, 4K, stand up, genre and more.
It plays movies with one click so no having to go through a server list.
Instructions for Installing Silent Hunter Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions for Installing Silent Hunter Kodi 17 Krypton
SALTS (Stream All The Sources) is a interesting add-on as it is trying to solve the problem of unreliable sources.
It has an option for using paid services called Real Debrid Accounts that are supposed to help stream better video sources.
There is a free option in SALTS so the paid services are not required.
Instructions For Installing SALTS Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions For Installing SALTS Kodi 17 Krypton
10… Pro Sport
Pro Sports is, as the name suggest, all about sports including NBA, NHL, NFL, and MLB games.
Instructions For Installing Pro Sport Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions For Installing Pro Sport Kodi 17 Krypton
New Add-Ons Being Tested
Fido Video is a promising new Kodi Video Add-on with a lot of potential. It has a lot of streams and sources from movies and TV shows, to Live TV options.
Instructions For Installing Fido Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions For Installing Fido Kodi 17 Krypton
Gobble is a Live IPTV add-on that has a ton of streams from around the world.
As with any live TV add-on it is a hit or miss if the feeds work, but so far Gobble has been working reliably.
Instructions For Installing Gobble Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions For Installing Gobble Kodi 17 Krypton
Imperial Streams is an add-on from Mucky Duck who has many good plugins in the past.
It streams movies, TV shows, cartoons, anime, and documentaries. The links are one-click to play so no need to pick through a server list.
Instructions For Installing Imperial Streams Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions For Installing Imperial Streams Kodi 17 Krypton
Zen is very similar to Exodus with a lot more settings and a sections to save favorites to called My List.
Like Exodus it streams movies and TV shows and gives a server list to choose from.
Instructions For Installing ZEN Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions For Installing ZEN Kodi 17 Krypton
Project M has a lot of content from movies and TV shows to IPTV streams. It is also a one-click-to-play add-on.
Instructions For Installing Project M Kodi Jarvis 16.1
Instructions For Installing Project M Kodi 17 Krypton
New Poll January 2017 with Exodus
Poll January 2017 Without Exodus
Old Top Kodi Add-On Polls For 2016
Add-ons Worth Mentioning
Navi-X is the oldest working add-on when it comes to Kodi. It was around when Kodi was still on the Xbox and called XBMC.
It is basically a barrage of channels by individuals sharing their favorite content.
If you can think of it, likely it can be found with-in Navi-X.
Instructions For Installing Navi-X
Genesis is the original add-on coded by Lambda which quickly became a fan favorite.
Genesis plays old and new movies along with old and new TV shows. It has a nice user interface with show descriptions and covers.
The code hasn’t been updated in a while. There are new add-ons called Exodus and Specto Fork that have updated the old code.
Even though the code has not been updated in a while and some functions have began to break down it still does work.
All these add-ons can be found in the repositories that they are uploaded to such as SuperRepo or Fusion. The repository location is below each description above.
The .Zip file can also simply be downloaded and than Install as A ZIP file under System–Add-ons–>Install from a Zip File.
Read Here for A Guide To Kodi and Streaming Movies / TV Shows
Kodi add-ons have exploded in the last year with new ones coming out daily.
This page uses Polls for user feedback to see which add-ons are being used the most in the community.
There is no-doubt many other Kodi plugins that are also good which we try and evaluate new ones each month. We add new ones that are found to the polls to see if it makes the list or not. No plugins are coded by us and we have no connection with Kodi. Most all programs listed here are coded by third party sources.
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