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Sybu Remote Control for Kodi Media Centre http://kodi.tv and XBMC

•Remote Control Kodi media center from the comfort of your couch
•Single screen access. Quickly navigate and control Kodi
•Gesture (swipe, flick, pan) navigation support. Quickly scroll long lists and menus in Kodi
•Automatic discovery of Kodi hosts with Zeroconf (Apple's Bonjour service)
• Free with no ads

Just some of the many 5* reviews
•It just works - Simple and easy to use. Best Kodi remote on the app store.
•Works great - This app works perfectly with my kodi box and openelec.
•Super simple app, love it - the ui is so easy to navigate…it just works
•Great App - This app found my raspi right away and also has easy navigation.
•Works perfectly! - The wife understands it and uses it. What more good can be said?
•Great remote.
•Awesome remote app - This app is incredibly easy to use and set up. I love it. Plus you can't beat free. I run Kodi on my Raspberry Pi 3 and this app works like a charm.
•Simple, clean design. Easy to use.
•Very nice interface, good job.
•It simplifies a lot especially when I need to type its quick and easy.
•Absolutely brilliant. Much quicker and easier than using the Kodi remote. Instructions for set up clear and easy to follow.
•Makes navigation and searching very convenient. Quick access to favourites as well.
•Excellent remote control app for Kodi
•非常好用
•Simple à prendre en main et fonctionne contrairement à d’autres app.
•Raspberry , Kodi and this App. Are just a Dream :)
•Endlich kann mein raspberry pi mit raspbmc auch spulen
•Also mehrere Apps probiert aber die hier ist mir am liebsten. Funktioniert einwandfrei und die Bedienung ist auch Super!!
•Genau das, was man braucht - App bietet alle Funktionen, die man braucht, in übersichtlicher Form. Top!

Previous Release
v3.00
- Support to save multiple host profiles
- Swipe gesture for on-screen navigation up, down, left, right. This is particular useful for scrolling lists on-screen without needing to look down at the remote.
- Time slider scrubbing
- Connect via cellular 3G/4G/LTE/VPN permitted
- WoL (Wake on LAN) fixed. (Functionality was broker by iOS 10.2 upgrade)
- Friendly / Display name can be configured for a host
- Option to manually set address for Wake-On-Lan (WoL)
- Various UI display fixes, related to layout
- Support for iOS 10.2 and later
- Library. Movie synopsis, sometimes overlaps actor display
- Favourites, fixed bug that did not always list all favourite items from Kodi
- Host Discovery. Prevent use of hostname localhost.local will use IP address instead
- Volume. Automatically un-mute when adjusting volume
- Subtitle management. Added popover, that allows for language selection, or download option via subtitle plugin when available
- Added more information on screen, when connection to host fails.
- Fixed missing Fan-art, when authentication was required on connection
- Plugins. Hide disabled plugins
- Fixed intermittent bug that failed to restore connection when swapping between WiFi availability or different access points.
- Automatic resume of video at last saved time

iOS Store Category:

Primary: Entertainment

Secondary: Music

App Store

Total Ratings

1K
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760
4
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3
44
2
28
1
58

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Version History

Launched Nov 13, 2012 (almost 8 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Apr 04
2018
(Current)
Version 3.40

Performance improvement when application becomes active and content is already playing
Minor interface improvements for iPhone X

Dec 19
2017
Version 3.30

Support for iPhone X screen layout.

Dec 13
2017
Version 3.20

• Support for iOS 11
• Haptic Feedback (Vibration feedback) for main screen. Can be disabled in the Info/setup.
• Fixed bug that did not persist user entered MAC address.

Apr 24
2017
Version 3.11

Library.Music. Fixed missing buttons for Album Queue and Album Play.
Minor UI fixes in display in Now Playing list
Subtitles selection, changed to use a popover similar to audio stream selection.

Apr 10
2017
Version 3.10

- Added option 'Reverse Scroll' that user can set preference to swap the scroll /gesture direction between natural and unnatural.
- Minor interface enhancement
- Bug fixes for intermittent crashes in Media Library section when browsing sources, also movies without titles, tv series.

Mar 29
2017
Version 3.00

- Support to save multiple host profiles
- Swipe gesture for on-screen navigation up, down, left, right. This is particular useful for scrolling lists on-screen without needing to look down at the remote.
- Time slider scrubbing
- Connect via cellular 3G/4G/LTE permitted
- Connect via VPN permitted
- WoL (Wake on LAN) fixed. (Functionality was broker by iOS 10.2 upgrade)
- Friendly / Display name can be configured for a host
- Option to manually set address for Wake-On-Lan (WoL)
- Various UI display fixes, related to layout
- Support for iOS 10.2 and later
- Library. Movie synopsis, sometimes overlaps actor display
- Favourites, fixed bug that did not always list all favourite items from Kodi
- Host Discovery. Prevent use of hostname localhost.local
- Volume. Automatically un-mute when adjusting volume
- Subtitle management. Added popover, that allows for language selection, or download option via subtitle plugin when available
- Added more information on screen, when connection to host fails.
- Fixed missing Fan-art, when authentication was required on connection
- Plugins. Hide disabled plugins
- Fixed intermittent bug that failed to restore connection when swapping between WiFi availability or different access points.
- Automatic resume of video at last saved time

Sep 15
2015
Version 2.00

-Updated layout for iPhone 6
-Updated layout for iPhone 6 Plus
-Faster response for time seek up/down buttons. fast repeated taps. tap and hold
-Fixed favourites not displayed
-Prevent accidental time slider adjustment on stale time.
-Seek scrubber added. Drag finger down for finer time adjustment
-Copy / Paste of clipboard text. Keyboard text visible while typing
-Movie Filter. Filter on genre. Sort on Movie Name, Rating, Date Added, Movie Release Year
-TV Shows Filter. Filter on genre. Sort on Name, Rating, Date Added, Show Release Year. Order on Episodes
- Some small UI tweaks

Mar 17
2015
Version 1.92

Bugfix: intermittent hang of interface, forcing reconnect, when communicating with Kodi host

Mar 02
2015
Version 1.91

-Improved performance when requesting and displaying FanArt on mainscreen..
-Minor UI improvements

Feb 11
2015
Version 1.90

-Springboard icon changed from 'Sybu Xbmc' to 'Sybu Kodi'
-Subtitle selection
-Audio stream selection.
-Display of MAC address in WoL (Wake on Lan)
-Improved handling of WoL state
-Minor bug fixes related to display for favourites and add-ons, when no items found

Jan 09
2015
Version 1.82

-improved compatibility with Kodi
-fixed display of elapsed, remaining time for content longer than 2hrs
-minor user interface improvements

Dec 16
2014
Version 1.81

- Watched filter for Movies
- Watched filter for TV Series and episodes.

- Bugfix for iOS8, no WiFi indicator. Issue introduced by iOS8 due to changes in Reachability. Resolved.

Oct 13
2014
Version 1.80

- Tap and hold on-screen Navigation buttons (up, down, left right) for continuous navigation direction.
- Bugfix on iOS8 crash when presenting shutdown options. Replaced deprecated control.
- Bugfix for iOS8 when presenting keyboard.
- Increased size of elapsed and remaining time
- Reformatted elapsed and remaining time to include hour display

Aug 16
2014
Version 1.70

Show FanArt as background in main screen. Option can be enabled Info screen.

(Fix) Intermittent crash on iPad during rotation after library access.

Jul 30
2014
Version 1.62

1) Stay awake option added.
2) Movies and TV Shows. Photos of cast members added.
3) Favorites that are obsolete are no longer displayed.
4) Fix. Initial connection on some configurations caused a 4 second initial connection delay. Introduced by WOL functionality. This has been resolved.

Jul 21
2014
Version 1.61

Bugfix: CoverArt, Fanart missing when displaying TV Series and Movies, when connecting to XBMC v13

Jul 10
2014
Version 1.60

- Display and selection of Favorites
- Display and selection of Add-ons / Plugins
- Display and selection of Playlists
- Option to swap between Audio and Video Now-playing playlist
- Editing of Now Playling playlist
- Option to queue or play search selection or Album
- Wake-On-LAN (WOL)
- Added XBMC Quit option to shutdown menu
- Automatic detection of XBMC (if configured) on new install

May 15
2014
Version 1.51

Added functions to shutdown menu
-Hibernate, Reboot,Suspend

May 09
2014
Version 1.50

iOS 7 only
Super new user interface
Added Context Menu support
Optional rotary time control for iPad
Optional rotary volume control for iPhone
Improved display of TV shows, movies, songs and sources
Added search on media library
Icon indicators for no-wifi, connecting, connected, disconnected states and other host related issues.
Improved display of TV series episodes
Added URL scheme support for launch from another app: sybu-xbmc://remote

Bug fixes:
-fixed issue related to UI rendering when in landscape mode on iPad
-fixed issue related to WiFi disconnecting after 30minutes

Feb 23
2013
Version 1.30

- Library indicator if item has been played or watched
- Audio library has option to filter and search by song title
- Popup floating time marker when sliding or seeking time
- Username and password added for connection to XBMC host
- Library and Sources display will return to last selected item
- Minor bug fixes

Jan 29
2013
Version 1.20

1) Frodo (v12) support added
2) Sources, files explorer added
3) Queue added to Library, Sources - Files
4) Fixed display of empty playlist when XBMC was stopped
5) Minor UI tweaks
6) App name changed from RC Eden to Sybu Remote Control for XBMC

Dec 05
2012
Version 1.10

-Display of Media Library for Movies, TV Shows and Music
-Larger navigation control for iPhone
-Improved layout of the iPhone interface

Nov 13
2012
Version 1.0

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