Here’s a step by step tutorial on how to sideload and install Kodi on the new Apple TV 4 the easy way. No jailbreak is required for this as sideloading of apps like this is officially supported now by Apple. Users can now install on your device the game and the most diverse software.
Yesterday the developers of the popular media player Kodi, known until last August as XBMC has released an alpha version of the software for Apple TV 4. Initially it was created as a media center for the first generation Xbox game consoles, but later released on desktop platforms, but also for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV.
Technohacker offers installation step-by-step tutorial to intall Kodi on cross-platform player Apple fourth generation
- If your Apple TV is running tvOS 9.1 and up, you need to install the latest Xcode 7.2 or over on the Mac. If the Apple TV is running tvOS 9.0, Xcode 7.1 will do the job. Xcode is free, and can be downloaded from the Mac App Store here.
- The iOS App Signer utility for Mac which can be downloaded from here.
- The latest Kodi deb file for tvOS which can be downloaded from here.
- A free but active Apple Developer account. If you don’t have one, you can create one easily for free at developer.apple.com.
- A USB-C to USB-A cable.
How to install Kodi on Apple TV 4:
Step 2: connect Apple TV to your Mac using the USB cable-S.
Step 3: Open the Xcode, create a new project and in section tvOS select Application and then Single View Application. Click The Next Button. Name it Kodi.
Step 4: select Team In field current command or enter the parameters for your Apple ID. If there is a button that says Fix, press it and skip errors with the profile.
Step 5: Now launch the iOS App Signer. Click Browse and double click on the new file Kodi.deb. Select Signing Certificate and Provisioning Profile and click the Start button. On your desktop appear file Kodi.ipa ready to upload to the device
Step 6: Open Xcode, click Window in the menu, then Select Devices.
Step 6: Select your Apple TV, press the “+” and select your file Kodi.ipa.
Step 7: Kodi App will be downloaded to the set-top box.
Kodi advantage over its peers is native support for hardware encoding/decoding with scaling the image to fit the display. This component is so flexible that allows you to stream uncompressed video at full resolution with virtually no loss of frames.
Installation of Kodi on Apple TV video demonstration
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