Jailbreak a Firestick to watch movies, shows and sports channels for free. If you own an Amazon Firestick at your home and you don’t want to pay to watch free content, then in this article today we will list down the best and easiest way to jailbreak a Firestick. This article will also be helpful for those who want to jailbreak their Fire TV Cube, Fire TV and their smart TV which runs on Fire (android custom) OS.
Firestick already comes at a low cost which you can easily gra0b from Amazon.com along with low-cost monthly installment to watch your favorite shows, sports, and movies channels. But to make things even more amazing, now you can jailbreak Firestick easily. You can use a fire stick on your Smart TV or your normal Led/LCD TV as well, as Firestick runs on its own custom Android OS. And the OS is what you will need to Jailbreak through to start enjoying free contents.
There are thousands of users who are using Jailbroken Firestick and enjoying Movies and shows for free without any hassle at all. And thought this article you will also come to know how you can easily jailbreak a Firestick.
- 1 About Firestick and why you would want to Jailbreak Firestick:
- 2 How to Jailbreak an Amazon Firestick:
- 3 How to download Kodi, terrarium TV, Morpheus TV and other 3rd party Streaming apps:
About Firestick and why you would want to Jailbreak Firestick:
Firestick is an amazing device which lets you stream sports, movies and premium shows at a low cost. Firestick was launched in 2014 and since then Firestick has been offering with premium video content for a low cost. Firestick was really a great place to install 3rd party apps for free where you can use an app to stream other free content as well. And installing 3rd party apps is where the Firestick jailbreaking comes in.
Features of the Official Amazon Firestick:
- Amazing Content: Amazon Firestick claims to have over 100’s of premium TV shows, series, movies, music, news, sports and many other contents that you can stream from. If you want, you can stream YouTube, Hotstar and other free to use services from Google as well.
- Easy to use: Firestick is really easy to use as it is just a simple Plug-and-Play device. Yes, that’s right, you don’t even need to register into any accounts. You can carry it anywhere you want and plug it into any TV or monitor to start streaming.
- Parental Control: Firestick might be a plug-&-Play device but you can easily set a Parental control setting to take complete control of what anyone would stream from the device. So, the next time you leave the Firestick lying around, no one will be able to miss use it for sure.
- Remote Voice Search: Firestick offers with voice search feature option which means you can simply plug it into your TV and use the voice search for content that you want to watch. The Voice search works really well as well.
- Usage Control: Firestick allows you to keep track of how much data you have used. You can control the quality of content that you would want to stream in to maximize or minimize your data consumption.
As I have already said earlier, Firestick offers with contents for low cost but as you can install 3rd party apps, Firestick users started using exodus on Kodi and other streaming apps to watch content for free. So, Amazon Firestick took a strong step against apps that allow free content and on June 2015 Amazon Firestick blocked Kodi or any other free streaming app from being installed on Firestick.
This is when people started Jailbreaking Firestick to use 3rd party apps to stream free content. And as Firestick runs on custom Android OS called Fire OS. It is needless to explain that you would have an endless possibility to use the most out of Firestick with jailbreak.
So what can you really do if you jailbreak a Firestick? Let us have a look at the details below.
Firestick Jailbreak Features:
Jailbreaking a Firestick basically leaves the device open to use with any 3rd party app. These 3rdparty streaming apps are blocked by Amazon firestone which can only be unlocked if you jailbreak the device. The 3rd party app will help you stream free contents. And with millions of applications that you can install on Firestick, you will no longer need to pay anything for streaming on Firestick after jailbreak.
So, to enjoy using any streaming app for free on your Firestick, here is how you can Jailbreak a Firestick easily.
How to Jailbreak an Amazon Firestick:
The steps that we will be mentioning here to jailbreak a Firestick are really easy to follow. And to make it even easier, we will provide you with a step by step detail with a screenshot to easily help your Jailbreak a Firestick and even other devices like Fire TV Cube, Fire TV and their smart TV which runs on custom Android Fire OS with this same steps.
Step 1: The first step will be to go to the Home screen of Firestick after you have plugged in the device.
Step 2: Now you will need to go to the Settings menu and there you will need to click on Applications.
Step 3: In the Application setting click and turn off “Collect App Usage Data” and Confirm it by clicking on “Turn Off”.
Step 4: Now, you will need to go back to the settings menu and click on “Device”.
Step 5: In the Device option, you will now need to go to “Developer Option”
Step 6: And then now you will need to click on “Apps from Unknown Sources”.
Step 7: Now you will need to simply click and turn on “Apps from Unknown Sources”.
And now you have basically allowed any app to be installed on the Firestick device. As Firestick doesn’t have a PlayStore, you will need to get a source from where you will get to download all the 3rd party streaming apps from. So let us have a look at how you can do that as well.
How to download Kodi, terrarium TV, Morpheus TV and other 3rd party Streaming apps:
All the apps that you can use to stream free TV shows, series, movies and other apps will have all the same installation method. So, through the steps mentioned below, we will have a look at how you can get all these 3rd party apps easy after the jailbreak of Firestick.
Step 1: Go to the Home screen of the Firestick application.
Step 2: Now you will need to go to the search option icon and type in “Downloader” and in the result, option click on “Downloader” and install it. This will be an app that will help you to download other 3rd party apps directly to the Firestick.
Step 3: You can now see the “Downloader” app right on the home screen of Firestick. Simply click on the app to launch it.
Step 4: As soon as you launch the app you will need to confirm “Allow Downloader to access photos, media and files on your device”. Simply click on Allow.
Step 5: You will now be presented with a Menu of Downloader app.
You will need to allow access to the Java Scripts which is by default turned off. Turn it ON and confirm by clicking “Yes”. And now you are ready to start downloading an app through the Downloader app.
Step 7: Now, go back to the Home Screen of the Downloader app and you will see an https Search Bar. Clicking on the Search bar while offering you with a Keyboard where you can type in the name of the app that you want to download.
Step 8: Type in “Kodistable” or any other streaming app name in the code as follows.
For Kodi App type in: troypoint.com/kodistable
For Aptoide App type in: troypoint.com/app
For Terrarium TV type in: troypoint.com/terrariumtv
For Morpheus TV type in: troypoint.com/morpheustv
For Mobdro App type in: troypoint.com/mobdroapp
Step 9: After you have typed in the app name, simply click on Go and the download will start. After the download is over click on Install as just like an android device, the app will be installed on the Firestick.
Now you can launch the app that you installed and start the streaming.
To conclude it with:
There you have it, this is how you can easily Jailbreak a Firestick. We have also mentioned how you can get the apps from Firestick itself as Firestick doesn’t have an app store. So, now you can start streaming free video contents like movies, TV shows, series, sports, news etc. completely for free. Also here is a list of few of the most asked question if you are going to jailbreak your Amazon Firestick for the first time.
1. Is Jailbreaking Firestick harmful to your device?
Answer: No, we will not be changing or manipulating any hardware configuration so there is no risk involved.
2. Is Jailbreaking Firestick free?
Answer: Yes, Jailbreaking is completely free and as a result of Jailbreaking, also the content available after Jailbreaking is completely free.
3. Is a Jail broken Firestick resalable?
4. Can the Jail Broken device be used with all TV and monitors?
Answer: Yes, just like the official setup, the Jailbroken device can be sued with as many devices as you used to before, if not more devices can be used.
5. Can you reverse the jailbreak a Firestick?
Answer: Yes, simply follow the steps that I have mentioned backward to get to your basic Firestick settings.