Kodi is an open source media player. Kodi is for everyone, each one of us uses kodi in its own way. Some of us used to watch movies, videos, or stream movies, sometimes we used to watch live sports. There are many addons and builds that keep you entertaining. There are some people like me, who want to customize their kodi with some good looking skins.
Previously, we’ve published the list of best kodi live TV addons and best kodi builds. Due to the request of our readers, we are here to tell you the best kodi skins of 2017. There are various themes available for Kodi(XBMC). But we’ve tried all the kodi skins and selected the top most rated skins for kodi.
Guide on How to Change Kodi Skin 2017
Before telling you the best kodi skins, I would like to tell you the way to change Kodi Skin. Changing the skin is just of 3-4 steps method. Kodi has got Confluence as the default kodi skin.
Open Kodi> System> Settings> Appearance> Skins> Get More.
Best Kodi Skins for Kodi 17 Krypton
So below is the list of the best kodi 17 krypton skins that we’ve selected. I hope you’re gonna like our taste. Below skins will provide you the best customizing options.
Aeon Nox is one of the best kodi skins of 2017. It provides you a very good variety of features to customize. You can customize the menu, add or remove items from the menu. You can also change the background. You can also change the way the of look of the library. It is an awesome kodi skin that you will ever get. It is not too much different from the default kodi skin. But, somehow I liked this skin, and this is too much attractive. If you’re a beginner or a newbie for kodi, then Aeon Nox is best for you.
Amber is also the one of the most used kodi skin. This is very lightweight skin that works smoothly on every device. Even it runs smoothly on the low configuration device. It lets you change the main menu, home shelf i.e vertically or horizontally as you like. It also has got some great customizing options like a change of background.
Mimic is a great skin with some appearance similar to ReFocus, Aeon Nox and OMNI. The priorities of this skin have been given to its main menus. You can open the main-menus from the left and then the sub-menu appears on the right. It is available in some good colors. You can customize Main-Menu, home shelf and background too.
Black Glass Nova
You will be amazed after seeing Black Glass Nova on our list of best kodi skins 2017. This skin is similar to windows vista. This is a simple and easy theme, even a small child can use and find any option easily. But there is one problem in this theme is that it is not good for touch screens. You might find difficulty in using this on smartphones, but it is very good for large displays.
Pellucid is another kodi skin with main menu structured at left side like OMNI. It’s clean menu and animations at the bottom make it in the list of best kodi skins 2017. Before installing this make it sure that you are using kodi 17 krypton. Pellucid skin only works on kodi krypton. I don’t think it would be a problem for you because kodi 17 is the most stable version of kodi to date.
ReFocus is a skin good for touchscreens or smartphones. It is one of the skin that supports vertical menu bar. It allows you to customize main-menus, library, homepage etc. ReFocus skin lets you know about the episodes that you’re watching. It gives you the calculation of all the number of episodes you need to watch to catch your favorites show.
Eminence is a good kodi skin with the simple user the interface and main menu designs. This skin has got the very good layout and it looks good. This skin has not got too many customizing options but this skin is lightning fast and works smoothly on every gadget. It’s main menu page looks very good and its icons are well arranged.
Nebula is feature rich skin with a simple interface. The best thing about this skin is that it has touch support. It can work better on your kodi smart tv. The popular thing of this skin is that it has got recommend and random options for its music center. It offers many customizing options and it also works well with smart TVs and PVRs. It is not that much good looking, but its features make it in the list.
Xperience 1080 is a full HD display skin designed mainly for high resolution supported devices. You will get too many customizing options like a horizontal menu. It’s a simple and basic theme with good music page. It is a lightweight skin and it properly works on high definition screens. But the bad thing is that it doesn’t have any touch support.
Transparency is the best skin for music lovers with simple and easy to use UI. Unlike the other skins, this skin allows you to create your own fanart. It’s music page is very well customized with Disc coming out of the case. It has got some key features like custom home items, vertical home menus, TV show logos etc. This skin is also best for the movie lovers, even you can read the summary of the movie on a single page without scrolling or without moving on another page.