Jailbreak Amazon Fire Stick to dive into the World of Entertainment:
Have you wondered how great it would be to convert your old television into a smart TV? Well, you must be thinking that whether this can be possible or not? You don’t have to worry a bit when you have your Amazon Fire Stick. This is one of the greatest streaming devices and is directly plugged into an HDMI port.
With this, you can add thousands of channels to your TV, and you can watch almost anything you want. The stick also has a remote control and comes with a microphone, i.e. it is voice-controlled. Isn’t it wonderful just to say and the thing just appears in front of you. You can stream almost anything you want like Netflix, Hulu, etc., and several other TV networks.
Something that offers you so much comes with a price. It’s a bit on the costlier side actually, and yes you need to pay subscription fees to enjoy this wonderful world of entertainment.
Are you thinking of not taking it? Don’t worry, today we will learn about a trick that will definitely help you to access all the third-party channels and that too absolutely free. The trick is to jailbreak your Fire Stick.
Why do you need to jailbreak a Fire Stick?
A process that allows you to access never-ending content from the internet. It allows your Fire Stick to get rid of any restrictions that you have on your Amazon Fire Stick. It will give you third-party access to the contents that are not there in the Amazon App Store.
This jailbreaking would allow you to put your hands on an unlimited world of entertainment and not to worry, because this won’t harm your Fire Stick. So, you will be free to access the streaming that is denied to you after you go through the whole procedure.
You must be wondering if you are getting access to such amazing unlimited content, is it safe and legal? Well yes, it is. It’s not like you are hacking any mobile, or this process does not bring any change to the operating system of the Fire Stick. If you say so, they require some good hands-on technology, and trust me this is absolutely a simple procedure and you need not have to be an expert in technology. And as we talk about jailbreaking, this is absolutely legal. It’s like you are downloading some apps that millions of people around the world are using.
Now we know everything about jailbreaking, let’s get into the procedure on how to jailbreak a Fire Stick
The first step is to install APK Downloader on Fire Stick:
carefully follow the sub-steps
- First, go to the screen of your Amazon Fire TV screen.
- Now select the option Find present in the middle bar and then Search.
(If the Fire Stick is of the old version, then you have to select the Search option present on the top left corner of the Fire TV)
- When on the Search bar, type the name of the app on it i.e. Downloader.
- After it is displayed on the screen, you have to click on the Downloader
- On the next screen, you have to choose Download or Get.
- Now, wait for a few moments for the app to be downloaded and then installed.
- If you are using the Downloader app for the first time, you need to dismiss any prompts that will pop up on the screen.
- The second step is to set up the Fire Stick for jailbreaking – below is the detailed step of the procedure
- Now you have to switch on the Amazon Fire Stick and wait until the home screen is loaded.
- Now, you have to select the Gear or Cog icon present in the middle bar on the far right. Clicking on it will take you to the settings.
- After you have opened the settings, you have to choose the option, My Fire TV.
- Now, as a window appears, you have to choose the item Developer Options.
- The next step is to choose the option ADB Debugging. It will switch ON.
- Now, click on the option Install Unknown Apps.
Now, you will be able to download the apps that are outside the Amazon App Store.
- Now, you have to turn on the Downloader by clicking on it.
- Now, press the Back button on the Fire Stick remote, and you are taken to the Settings
- Open Preference, and then open the Privacy Settings.
- The options that will come up, you need to turn them on so the data is not shared after jailbreaking the Fire Stick.
- Go back to the Preference by pressing on the Back
- Now click on Data Monitoring to switch it off.
- The third step is to Jailbreak Fire Stick with Kodi 19 – if you don’t know, this Kodi 19 will give you access to unlimited apps in the world of entertainment. Be it sports, movies, TV shows, you just name it. With the right Kodi Addons and Builds, you will be swimming in the pool of entertainment. So, let’s get into the detailed procedure.
- First, open the Downloader, and you will see a URL text box.
- Enter the URL www.firesticktricks.com After entering the URL click on GO.
- Now, all you have to do is wait for Jailbreak FireStick to be downloaded by the downloader.
- Now, click on the Install button for the Kodi to be installed. Now again wait.
- Once the app is installed, a notification will be shown to confirm the installation process.
Well, now you must be happy to know that your Fire Stick is now Jailbroken.
- So, now you have to click on open to run Kodi. Well, if you are thinking of doing it later, then click on Done. This can be opened later from your Apps and Channels
- If this is for the first time you are doing it, it will definitely take some time.
Are you now worried about how you are supposed to use jailbroken Fire Stick? Not to worry, here are the guidelines you need to follow, but before that, you need to know that the apps you are streaming, are visible to the ISP and Government. You might get into trouble to stream copyrighted content. But, if you are having a fast and a good VPN, then you are safe. It will help you bypass online Surveillance. Now, well, this is for the source that you have streamed and if it is illegal, and you do not even know, then you might get winded up into trouble. So it is better to have a VPN that is good.
- The first thing is to subscribe to a VPN.
- Then turn on the Fire Stick and click on Find and then go to the Search
- Now you need to type the name of the VPN on the search bar and wait for the results to be displayed.
- Once, it shows up, click on the Download option and installs the VPN on your Fire Stick.
- No, all you need is to open the app and log in with all the credentials that you created while buying it. Then click on Sign in.
- Now, a Power icon will show up. Click on it to connect to the VPN server.
If you are having a secured connection on your Fire Stick, it’s time to dive into the world of entertainment quite securely.
Now the only work to be done is to install the Kodi Add ons or Builds.
Let us see first the Kodi Addons:
The most important thing is that Kodi will not provide you with any media of its own. You can have the media through the internet, and you need Addons for doing so.
There are a few Kodi Addons given below –
- The Crew (Multipurpose) – it gives you everything, be it movies, TV shows, sports, live, and so on. It’s lightweight and works great on the Fire Stick.
- Venom Addon (Movie and TV shows) – it is one of the best Addons since it also provides you with a good amount of quality streaming links.
- Seren (Movies and Tv Shows) – it is the Real debris-based addon and you can get a heap of high-quality streaming options.
- Shadow (Movies and Shows) – this contains a huge content to choose from and can give you a lot of workstreams.
- Nemesis (Multipurpose) – this is just like the Crew, where you can stream almost any type of entertainment. It also pulls some top-quality links.
Now let us dive into the Kodi Builds. They are optional and are not like the Kodi Builds which is a requirement to stream free movies and TV shows. Kodi Builds is much more streaming friendly with its easy-to-use interface.
Kodi Builds also has some pre-installed Addons and you don’t have to install them separately. Let’s see the list-
- Misfit Mods Lite – it has a sleek and easy-to-use interface, and yes don’t forget about the pre-installed addons and its time-saving.
- Xenon Build – if you want to upgrade your Kodi interface, then this is it. It has a net design with loads of top-rated add-ons.
- SG Wizard Builds – it has many builds and has popular addons that are a requirement for your streaming needs.
Alternative methods to jailbreak a Fire Stick
There are three more methods to jailbreak a Fire Stick, now all you have to do is choose the method according to your comfort.
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Jailbreaking a Fire Stick through ES File Explorer
- The first is to power on your TV system.
- Now turn on the Amazon Firestick.
- Go to the Settings, then Device.
- Now you have to select the Developers option.
- Then enable the option Apps from Unknown Source.
- Then you need to enable the ADB debugging.
- Then press the Back button to go home.
- There on the Search tab type ES File Explorer.
- As the results are displayed, you can select and install ES File Explorer.
- Now go to Tools and then to the Download Manager.
- There you have to fill in the URL www.firesticktricks.com
- Now, hit on the button OK.
- Now you need to select Download Now after giving the name of the Path as Kodi.
- After the file is downloaded, you need to open the file to install it.
- Now, wait for the file to be installed.
- Now, all you have to do is to press Back on the remote, return to the Home on Fire Stick, and enjoy the Kodi.
Jailbreaking a Fire Stick using Downloader
- First, turn on your TV.
- Now power on your Amazon Fire Stick.
- Now you have to the Settings, and then Device.
- From the options given, select the Developers Option.
- Now you need to Apps from Unknown Sources and then enable the ADB Debugging.
- Now return to the Home by pressing the Back button on your remote.
- Go to the Search tab and type the word Downloader.
- Now select the downloader and wait for its installation.
- Now go back to the Apps.
- Open the Downloader, and go to Tools and then Download Manager.
- Now a URL box comes up, enter the URL www.firesticktricks.com
- After entering it, click on the OK
- Now, you have to give the name to the path as Kodi, and then select Download Now.
- Now you can open the file after it is downloaded and then wait for the installation to complete.
- Now, head back to the Home clicking the Back button on the remote, and you are now ready to take the benefits of the Kodi.
Jailbreaking Fire Stick using the method Sidelong
If you have an android mobile or TV, then this can be useful. You don’t even have to use the device’s official application distribution method. Let’s head-on with the procedure.
- First is powering on your TV system.
- And then is to power on your Amazon Fire Stick.
- Navigate the screen to Settings, and then go to the Device
- Now, Select the Developers Option.
- Now you have to enable the App from Unknown Sources.
- Head on towards enabling ADB Debugging.
- Now you need to connect your Android Phone and Amazon Fire Stick with your Wi-Fi connection.
- Go to the Google Play Store and install the Kodi Krypton 17.6.
- Form the Google Play Store, install the Apps2Fire App.
- Now you have to go to Home Screen in your Fire Stick, then go to the Settings, then Network, and then to Fire Stick address.
- Now search for Kodi by clicking on the Local Apps.
- All you need to do is Install and wait for the installation process to complete.
- Now you can enjoy all the shows using Kodi.
This article takes you to a detailed discussion on how to jailbreak a Fire Stick. You can follow these steps to enjoy free streaming of some amazing apps on your Fire Stick and sit back and enjoy.