SoulMote 3.00 for iPhone released

  • Support for XBMC Frodo (version 12)
  • Keyboard automatically appears when input is required in XBMC Frodo.
  • Support for iPhone 5.
  • Removed Actor view for now as XBMC Frodo does not support listing of actors.
  • Fixed crashed that could be caused by XBMC providing invalid UTF 8 characters.
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iOS (iPhone, iPad, iTouch) and Android features

  • Fully supports XBMC Eden (v11) and also backwards compatible with version 10.1
  • Control multiple media centers with a touch of a button
  • Choose between bookshelf and list views
  • Supports landscape and portrait orientations.
  • Control your media centre using gestures
  • Playlist view allows you to jump between items in your music or video playlists (re-ordering playlist supported when using xbmc with JSON API 3 support or above)
  • View your movies and TV shows by title, actors or genres
  • View you music by album title, artist or genres
  • Supports cover art and thumbnails for all media including actors, music artists, movies, TV shows, episodes and more
  • Play ordered or shuffle play your music
  • Resume functionality for media that you have not finished watching
  • Easily find the media you are looking for by using the search functionality
  • Sort your media by name, rating and year released
  • Video media that you have watched are marked
  • Browse your directories through the sources view
  • Sources view shows you the date and time you last played the video media file
  • SoulMote smartly detects when media is already playing and will give you the option to play new files immediately or queue additional files
  • Remote view detects currently playing media and displays buttons specific to the playing media
  • Use your devices keyboard to type in text on your media center
  • Now Playing view allows you to easily jump to any point in the media by dragging a slider.
  • Easy access to support forums and email functionality for feature requests and bug reporting

Additional features in Android version 

  • Adjust the media center volume with your devices volume buttons
  • Devices with a trackball can navigate the media center using the trackball while in the remote view.
  • Quickly access the remote from the options menu

Additional features in iOS version

  • Change the look of SoulMote with the optional skins
  • Search YouTube within SoulMote and launch the videos on your media center or remote control device.
  • Listen to SHOUTCast™ radio on your media center or remote control device.
  • Supports Back of Box and Fan Art detail views
  • Launch plug-ins and scripts
  • Access TV Show Episode details by simply clicking on the image of the episode.
  • Instantly access the remote without returning to the dashboard by flipping your device upside down
  • Playlist an entire picture folder with one press on the folder image
  • Twitter support (iOS 5 and up)
  • Facebook supported for posting what you are watching and links to your favorite youTube videos. Also supports viewing of Facebook news feed within SoulMote or broadcasting the feed to XBMC.

Some features in the iOS version are only available after purchasing the full version

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Brilliant app

Anybody using xbmc this is the best option you have for a remote i recommend this app, not only does it give you an awesome remote that both the functionality and that it is graphically pleasing but the response time for support is outstanding. I recommend you try this free app and if satisfied purchase the full version

Morgan 1 August, 2012

Great App

By far the best xbmc remote I’ve tried.

lathwood 20 June, 2012


Brilliant app. Connects easily to xbmc. has to be one of the most useful apps I have. Excellent.

Jockayethecanoe 4 May, 2012

Brilliant Remote

Tried a few different remotes and found that this was the best. Works great with our Linux and ATV2. Was totally happy with the free version but upgraded to full version for added features. The support is EXCELLENT! Replies to questions within hours. Great App!

jenz2795 14 Apr, 2012

Soulmote works great! So well in fact, it worked whel all other I tried failed. Since the update, it works even better. My xbmc system runs on Linux Mint, has a large database and this software handled it without a hiccup. My initial issue of cover art not showing was taken up with the developers. They replied to my query in a few hours with possible solutions which worked great. If ou are in the market for a xmbc remote, look no further than SoulMote

ZenecadE 12 Jan, 2012

Best XBMC remote on the iPhone

Tried a few remotes but this is definitely the best, very easy to set up and use and works fine on version 10 “Dhama” and 11 “Eden”. Perfectly compliments an XBMC media centre 🙂

M.AD 7 Jan, 2012

Best one

Easily the best xbmc remote iOS app I’ve used to date

Barry Wheelbarger 21 Feb, 2012

Best Remote for xbmc

Dont waste time on the others, Much easier to install n gets the job done!

Userofxbmc 12 Sep, 2011

The Best Out there

It’s simply the best xbmc remote I’ve seen to date, and dare I say a must for an Xbmc enabled ATV hehehe!!!

Jbobyn 30 Jun, 2011

Love It

All of the functionality I was looking for.

Nick Norton 17 Jul, 2011
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