I think most of you are aware of Amazon firestick. Amazon firestick is a unique product of Amazon. It has changed the way we watch TV. We can access various multimedia content by using Amazon firestick such as Amazon prime videos, Youtube, Hotstar, Netflix, Gaana, TED, ditto, Voot etc, but you might have also heard that nothing comes free of cost. To enjoy all these benefits you need to bear the cost and bearing cost is not an easy task for everyone.
In this guide, you will learn how to jailbreak FireStick And install popular streaming apps for free movies, TV shows, Live TV, Sports and far more. The jailbreak method demonstrated here also works on FireStick 4K, Fire TV, and Fire TV Cube.
The Fire Stick is a deficient cost device which allows you to stream online content on your Video. The Firestick is the base model in the Fire TV series Amazon launched back in 2014. You want to link this to your TV through an HDMI cable, and this little device is capable of streaming up to 1080p.
It is very much like the Google Chromecast but provides greater performance. Additionally, it gives you access to over 15,000 apps. Apart from watching movies you may also play games, and in addition, it comes with voice controls with built-in Amazon Alexa virtual helper.
These come with a price tag, Initially place you need to cover the Amazon Fire Stick itself and then you also need to pay for Subscriptions through which you are going to consume content in your FireStick. Subscriptions like Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, Pandora, and HBO will create a hole in your pocket. That’s where jailbreaking comes into the role. It will allow you easy access to third party streaming programs which allow you to watch media for free of cost. So you can watch your favorite movies, TV Shows, Live TV and much more for free.
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What do we mean by Jailbreak a Firestick?
Jailbreaking a fire stick is a process of removing certain restrictions applied by Amazon. These restrictions stop the user from installing unauthorised Apps. So once you jailbreak a Fire Stick, you can sideload certain Apps on it which is not available on the Amazon App store by default.
Let me tell you, jailbreaking a firestick is not a Rocket Science. You may think it’s like rooting an Android device or JailBreak iPhone by doing some severe steps but No!. Jailbreaking a firestick is a straightforward process and requires only 2 to 3 levels. You are just tweaking few settings on the FireStick which will allow you to sideload Applications and that’s it.
This method should not be termed as jailbreaking because Amazon doesn’t completely disable it for you; the options are just hidden somewhere under the settings. You might have also seen people selling JailBroken Firestick for 25$+ above the average price of a firestick. They come with Kodi or Aptoide TV preinstalled (Free Media Streaming Application) Now you don’t need to buy them follow our simple step, and you will have Kodi or other Apps running on your firestick under a minute.
Now you may ask, why to sideload Apps on it? Well, that gives you access to thousands of free movies, TV Shows, Live Sports Channel and much more. This tutorial works on all kinds of Fire Stick, whether its an old used one or a brand new Fire Stick. You have, and you will have a jailbroken Firestick.
Benefits of Jailbreaking a Firestick
Similar to jailbreaking iPhone where the user doesn’t have to buy paid apps and get them free, On the FireStick, you can watch paid movies for free.
- It provides you with full control over your Amazon FireStick.
- You can install/Sideload Applications with ease.
- You can watch Movies and Tv Shows for free.
- Jailbreaking will let you watch sports channel live tv channels for free.
- You can install and play Paid Games and Apps for free.
How to JailBreak a FireStick by installing Kodi via Sideloading
It is the easiest method where you can jailbreak your FireStick by sideloading Kodi with the help of an Android Device. That’s right, and you need an Android Phone and a Wi-Fi network for this type of installation.
Start by going to settings > Devices > Then search for Developer Options. Under developer, Options Enable ADB Debugging.
- Connect your Amazon Firestick and your Android Device on the same Wi-Fi network.
- Open Google Play Store on your Android Phone.
- Search for Kodi Leia v18.1 and install it.
- Again search for Apps2Fire App on the play store and install it.
- Now on your TV click on Settings then Go to Network and then go to Firestick IP address.
- Open Local Apps and search for Kodi.
- Finally, Press Install.
- Now, wait for the Installation to Finish.
That’s it. You now have Kodi Running on your FireStick by Sideloading it with an Android Smartphone.