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Re: Android TV box

Postby foxinthebox2001 » 03 May 2016, 17:07

foxinthebox2001 wrote:
Surprised wrote:Search isn't very good. I searched for GoT and got loads of different stuff.
Another good app is filmontv although it's only good for showing UK tv for free such as BBC, ITV, C4, Dave.
The other tv channels and movies aren't up to much
When you search try typing the most obscure word of the title, game of thrones brings up every title with game, of, or thrones in it.
But just type thrones, and you get straight to it.
Worth browsing through, I found a series I had forgotten about, The Last Panthers, and one I missed recently, Deutschland 83.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Surprised » 29 Jun 2016, 14:58

Cinema Box seems to have errors loading movies

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Re: Android TV box

Postby foxinthebox2001 » 01 Jul 2016, 12:57

Surprised wrote:Cinema Box seems to have errors loading movies
Looks to be all good today.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Surprised » 01 Jul 2016, 14:42

foxinthebox2001 wrote:
Surprised wrote:Cinema Box seems to have errors loading movies
Looks to be all good today.
Thankfully. I make a lot of use of this

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Tacalabala » 07 Aug 2016, 17:14

I'm thinking about getting a Droidbox T8, obviously for the kick off, thoughts?

Real shame that PremierLeaguePass ended last season, no way am I risking paying out for NBC Sports.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Calvin1979 » 22 Aug 2016, 22:19

For anyone who wants HD football (along with other sports including F1) look up Sports Donkey. Costs a few pound for an annual subscription but I've never experienced anything other than a high quality non-buffering stream.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Zimmerman » 20 Sep 2016, 21:09

Does anyone know if its possible to get a proper repote control rather than the crappy ones that come with it?

I just want to be able to pause/fast-forward etc at the push of a single button.

I find the one it comes with is a bit plops (and a bit clunky when trying to skip etc).
Haven't sussed how (following a pause) how i can get rid of the info of the screen... sometimes a simple 'back' does the trick, other times i need to go back about 15 times!!!!


Also - can anyone recommend a good add-on for sport (specifically football)?

I use Exodus for my tv/film needs.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby blahblah » 20 Sep 2016, 21:12

Shouldn't we have a non Public forum for this?

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Zimmerman » 20 Sep 2016, 21:41

My assumption is that if we are talking names (and not providing links) it's safe?

The boxes can be bought via Amazon etc. so nothing untoward in that respect.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby foxinthebox2001 » 21 Sep 2016, 09:49

I was fortunate to find a box with a built in mouse pointer that's very smooth.
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/2-4G-Wireless ... SwYIhWiIrM
I got one of these for my daughters android tv box, they work reasonably well, but take some patience to work out, a bit clunky but better than nothing.
As that particular item is from Asia I wouldn't recommend getting that one, but no doubt you can find them closer to home.

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Great TV Series

Postby happyhoppy » 24 Jan 2017, 18:06

Loving Kodi. A whole new world. And a free one.

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Backlash » 24 Jan 2017, 18:32

happyhoppy wrote:Loving Kodi. A whole new world. And a free one.
Just jumped on this too. 8-)

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby happyhoppy » 24 Jan 2017, 18:42

Lots of different installs via you tube worth taking the time to get one with a great slick interface as your "home page".

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Surprised » 09 Feb 2017, 16:00

Backlash wrote:
happyhoppy wrote:Loving Kodi. A whole new world. And a free one.
Just jumped on this too. 8-)
What are some good addons for Kodi?

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby happyhoppy » 09 Feb 2017, 16:41

Exodus is the best. Phoenix is another.

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Surprised » 09 Feb 2017, 17:17

happyhoppy wrote:Exodus is the best. Phoenix is another.

Got Kodi on the laptop and have both those but haven't really looked at what's on them

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby happyhoppy » 09 Feb 2017, 17:28

Everything is on exodus. One stop shop.

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Backlash » 09 Feb 2017, 20:37

TurkTv is good.(the name doesn't really sell it)
Bob or Metaliq are great for movies
Phoenix is great for sport.

I pretty much stick to these 4.

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Surprised » 09 Feb 2017, 22:15

Backlash wrote:TurkTv is good.(the name doesn't really sell it)
Bob or Metaliq are great for movies
Phoenix is great for sport.

I pretty much stick to these 4.
Can't find the first 3 of those

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Maldini » 09 Feb 2017, 22:45

I've got Turk TV on mine but I've never heard of Bob or Metaliq either.

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Surprised » 09 Feb 2017, 22:49

Maldini wrote:I've got Turk TV on mine but I've never heard of Bob or Metaliq either.

Just installed Metaliq. Tried to watch Trainspotting 2 but no luck.

Only turktv I can find is called UK Turk

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Maldini » 09 Feb 2017, 22:52

That's the fellow. Apologies.

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Surprised » 09 Feb 2017, 23:04

Maldini wrote:That's the fellow. Apologies.
Installed bob but UK Turk servers are down.
Doesn't look like I will be moving from the sofa this weekend.
One of the addons has every Match of the day for the last few years

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby Zimmerman » 10 Feb 2017, 13:41

happyhoppy wrote:Everything is on exodus. One stop shop.
This is all i use too... still dont grasp why people use/want/need multiple add-ons?

Whats the advantage?

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Re: Great TV Series

Postby blahblah » 10 Feb 2017, 13:54

Zimmerman wrote:
happyhoppy wrote:Everything is on exodus. One stop shop.
This is all i use too... still dont grasp why people use/want/need multiple add-ons?

Whats the advantage?
Same here, but I struggle to find the good foreign stuff with subtitles.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Backlash » 10 Feb 2017, 14:43

I prefer Metalliq as there is a decent front page where you can search films easier by genres/ trending /popular/ at Cinema's etc (which imo is a better layout than Exodus)

Metalliq itself doesn't stream the movies but gives you the choice of Bob, Phoenix, Exodus and a couple more.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Beerfuelledman » 10 Feb 2017, 15:13

A trakt.tv account allows you to create a personal homepage on Exodus (My Collection) with all the shows you're watching or intend to watch.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Surprised » 10 Feb 2017, 15:28

Kodi is now my favourite new toy

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Zimmerman » 12 Feb 2017, 20:24

Beerfuelledman wrote:A trakt.tv account allows you to create a personal homepage on Exodus (My Collection) with all the shows you're watching or intend to watch.

Yep it's brilliant, saves searching etc. (Especially if you're trying to type names etc. With a remote control.
Also useful for making a note of films or tv series' that you have recommended.

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Re: Android TV box

Postby Surprised » 12 Feb 2017, 23:40

Beerfuelledman wrote:A trakt.tv account allows you to create a personal homepage on Exodus (My Collection) with all the shows you're watching or intend to watch.
How do i add things to it?
I have a trakt.tv account that I have linked to Exodus.
I can go into My Movies or My TV shows and then Collection but can't see where to add shows


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