Installing LibreElec on S805 Android TV Box (OttBox MXQ) 🌱

Things You Will Need

Downloads and Flashing to MicroSD

  1. Download LibreElec Download
  2. Download Balena Etcher Download
  3. Run Balena Etcher
  4. Burn LibreElec image to microSD card
  5. Safely remove microSD and re-insert
  6. Ignore/close the Windows dialogs to format the inserted microSD card

Booting to LibreElec for the First Time

  1. With an unfolded paperclip, press the reset button hidden inside the 3.5mm AV port
  2. While holding the reset button, plug the power adapter into the Android TV box
  3. You should see the LibreElec splash screen

Special thanks to the developers of LibreElec for making this amazing software