We all know that Kodi is a user-friendly open software. It allows both the official add-ons and the unofficial add-ons. By Default Kodi has a default kodi background and default skin. The appearance of the screen can, however, be customized as per the interest of a user. The background wallpaper of Kodi can be changed or customized by making few changes in the settings menu.

Apart from customizing the background wallpaper of the Kodi, you can also change and modify few more things. For example, the color of the screen can be changed, the font size can be modified, custom Kodi skins can be added and much more. The background wallpaper of the Kodi can be changed as per your requirements. You can simply browse the desired picture from the system storage and set up as a wallpaper for Kodi background.

Kodi skin

But How to do so??

Well, keep reading as I share the simple steps to change Kodi Skin and Wallpaper!!

5 Best Kodi Skins

Below mentioned are some of the top Kodi skins that can be used. The Kodi skins help in changing the media center into a brand new look. Some of the most popular and Best Kodi skins are mentioned below –

  1. Aeon Nox
  2. Amber
  3. Black Glass Nova
  4. Mimic
  5. Refocus

Let us get into the detailed information about the above mentioned best Kodi skins.


The Aeon Nox is one of the most popular and recommended Kodi skin. The Aeon Nox is lightweight and all the devices support it (that is it works for all the devices or is suitable for all the devices).

The Aeon Nox is a rare combination of beauty and easy customization.


Amber just like the Aeon Nox is a light weighted Kodi skin which comes or is packed with an excellent collection of features. The Amber Kodi skin runs smoothly on all the devices. The Amber Kodi skin allows its users to customize in either Horizontal or vertical manner.

Let us dig into some of the key features of Amber Kodi skin. Some of them are mentioned below –

  1. Custom Home menu
  2. Custom Home Shelf
  3. Add custom background


The Black Glass Nova Kodi skin is very much easy to use. The Black Glass Nova Kodi skin also offers some features and customization options. Some of them are listed below –

  1. Customize Home items
  2. Artwork Downloader
  3. Skin Widgets
  4. Clear Art and Clear Logo


This Kodi skin features rich skin and also provides its users with a lot of customization options. The Refocus Kodi skin comes packed with some great features. Some of the Key features of Refocus are mentioned below –

  1. Artwork Downloader
  2. Touch Support
  3. Customize Home items
  4. Skin Widgets.


Mimic Kodi skin is a combination of Refocus and Aeon Nox.

The Mimic Kodi is beautiful and uses a bright approach. The Mimic Kodi skin works well with all the devices. Moreover, the Mimic Kodi skin is available in different colors and also comes with some amazing key features. Some of the key features are listed below –

  1. Customize Home items
  2. Touch Support
  3. Extra Fan art
  4. TV show Logos.

Now that you the Best Kodi Skins, it’s time for you to learn How to change Skin of your Kodi Device.

How to Change Kodi Skin [Step by Step]

Here, we will teach you how to change the skin of your Kodi. Just follow the step by step guide mentioned below for successfully changing the skin of your Kodi. So, without wasting much time, let us get started.

Step 1 – Click on the Settings icon at the top left corner of your screen to open settings.

Kodi skin

Step 2 – within the settings menu, click on the Interface Settings.

Kodi skin

Step 3 – Now, within the Interface settings, you will find categories listed at the left corner of your screen. Click on the Skin category and click on the Configure Skin option.

Kodi skin

Step 4 – Click on the Get more to get more skins.

Kodi skin

Step 5 – Now, you need to select the skin that you wish to have.

Kodi skin

Step 6 – The add-on you just selected is downloading on Kodi to use.

Kodi skin

Step 7 – Now, you will receive a confirmation message indicating to apply the downloaded skin to your Kodi. Click YES to confirm.

Kodi skin

The above-mentioned steps explain clearly how to change Kodi Skin easily in just few minutes.

Now, let us see how to change the Kodi background.

Just follow the steps mentioned below.

How to Change Kodi Background Wallpaper

After modifying the skin of your Kodi, let us get started with learning how to change the Kodi background wallpaper.

Only after modifying the skin of your Kodi, you will get a chance to change the background wallpaper of your Kodi as you wish. Follow the step by step guide mentioned below for successfully changing the background wallpaper of Kodi as per your wish.

Step 1 – After modifying the skin of your Kodi, the home page will be modified as per the skin you choose.

Kodi skin

Step 2 – Now, click on the system and then, click on the skin settings.

Kodi skin

Step 3 – Now, go to the Home window and click on the option called “Setup the Aeon Nox main menu.”

Kodi skin

Step 4 – then, you need to click on the option called “Set Item Background.”

Kodi skin

Step 5 – you will notice that a pop up has opened. Now, you need to select “Set single image background” option.

Kodi skin

Step 6 – then, choose the path from your device where the wallpaper you want is stored.

Kodi skin

Step 7 – Now, you need to browse the folder from where you want to choose the wallpaper for your Kodi background.

Kodi skin

Step 8 – now if you need to change each background on your main menu then repeat the step 10 and step. The Main Menu option will appear on the left side of your screen.

Kodi skin

You can also set multiple images as your background in an easy way.

Step 9 – In this step, repeat the steps from 1-3.

Step 10 – Now, instead of choosing single Image option, select the Multi-Image background option.

Kodi skin

Step 11 – Now, you need to browse the file path from your device and then, choose the folder where the wallpapers are stored.

Kodi skin

Step 12 – Now, your Homepage may look like the screenshot below with the Multi-Image background.

Kodi skin

That’s how easy it is to change or add a background image as Wallpaper to your Kodi. If you are still facing issues in changing the skin of your Kodi, then you can comment below. KodiBuddy will help you solve the problem.

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