In this tutorial, we are going to discuss the process to get Google Play on Firestick and Fire TV devices. Google Play Store is the world's biggest library of Apps and Games. It's specially designed for Android devices like Android Phones/Tablets, Android PC and Android TV.
Due to the vast collection of Apps and Games, every Firestick user wants to install Google Play Store on Firestick and Fire TV. So, here I am going to talk about the process to install Google Play on Firestick.
Also Read: How To Jailbreak Firestick
Amazon Fire TV devices using Fire OS and it's very similar to Android operating systems. But, unfortunately, Google Play is not supported by Firestick and other Fire TV devices. However, there's Amazon App Store but, sadly it doesn't have enough apps that Fire TV users seeking.
But, there is a lot of similar third-party app stores like Google Play is available for Firestick. Aptoide App Store is one of the most popular applications and games repository for Android devices.
Though all Android apps are supported by Firestick, some might not compatible with the TV interface. Aptoide TV is one of the most popular third-party app stores for a TV interface. It supported by Firestick and other Android OS TV.
So, in this guide, I'll show you the installation process of Aptoide TV on Firestick. And Aptoide TV is a great alternative to the Google Play Store for Firestick users.
How To Install Google Play on Firestick (Aptoide TV)
1- Go to Firestick home
Make sure your Firestick is connected with a WiFi network. Your Firestick homepage will load correctly if it's connected with a WiFi network. Go to Firestick home to make sure, all the options loaded completely.
2- Select firestick Settings
Now, with the help of your Firestick remote, go to the settings option of Firestick. Because, in order to install any third-party app on Firestick, we have to change some settings. Downloader is used to sideload APK files on Firestick.
3- Open My Fire TV
Once you press the right-side button on your Firestick remote, you'll see an option as “My Fire TV“. Scroll there and press the select button on the remote.
4- Choose Developer Options
As I told earlier, we have to do some changes in Firestick default settings. Select Developer Options from the list.
5- Select Apps from Unknown Sources
Here you'll find two options: ADB Debugging and Apps from Unknown Sources; here enabling Apps from Unknown Sources are compulsory to install any third-party app on Firestick. ADB Debugging is optional, you can Enable it or keep it OFF.
6- Enable Apps from Unknown Sources
Once you follow the above step, a warning pop-up will appear on your TV screen. Just select the Turn ON option to move further.
7- Open Search option
Once you enabled the Apps from Unknown Sources, just press the home button on firestick remote. Now, using the left-side button, go to the Search option.
8- Type Downloader
Here, we are going to install the Downloader app on Firestick. So, type Downloader in the search option and select it to open in the app store.
9- Select Downloader
10- Select Download
You can see Downloader is available to download. Just press the Download button to install on your FireTVStick.
Downloader is installing on your Firestick. Please wait for a few seconds on Downloader will be installed.
12- Open Downloader
You can directly open the Downloader app from here. Or you can go to Firestick Home> My Apps> Open Downloader.
13- Select OK
A Quick Start Guide is showing on your TV screen. Just select OK to start using Downloader on Firestick.
14- Select the URL Box
Here you can enter the download link of any application package.
15- Enter Download Link
The download link of Aptoide TV Store is – https://firestickhelp.com/store
It may take a few seconds to download the APK package. Wait till Aptoide TV Apk is downloaded on your Firestick.
17- Select Install
Once the file is downloaded, you'll be directly jumped to the installation wizard. Select the Install button to begin the installation process.
The Google Play Store alternative (Aptoide TV) is installing on your Fire TV. Wait, till the installation is complete.
19- Select Open
That's it…! Aptoide TV (Play Store) for Firestick has been installed on your Firestick. Now, you can directly launch it here or go to Home> Your Apps and Games> See All Apps> Choose Aptoide TV> Launch.
Note- Before launching the app, make sure your Firestick connected to a secure VPN server. I'm already connected to Express VPN, so I'll open it from here.
20- Select OK
Here's the latest version of Aptoide TV for Firestick. Select OK to jump to the Apps and Games Store for Firestick.
21- Download Apps from Store
Hola…! Aptoide TV (Play Store) for Firestick has been installed. Here you can see lots of apps and games. Select any app to download and install on Amazon Firestick.
Table of Content
- 1 How To Install Google Play on Firestick (Aptoide TV)
- 1.1 1- Go to Firestick home
- 1.2 2- Select firestick Settings
- 1.3 3- Open My Fire TV
- 1.4 4- Choose Developer Options
- 1.5 5- Select Apps from Unknown Sources
- 1.6 6- Enable Apps from Unknown Sources
- 1.7 7- Open Search option
- 1.8 8- Type Downloader
- 1.9 9- Select Downloader
- 1.10 10- Select Download
- 1.11 11- Wait…
- 1.12 12- Open Downloader
- 1.13 13- Select OK
- 1.14 14- Select the URL Box
- 1.15 15- Enter Download Link
- 1.16 16- Wait…
- 1.17 17- Select Install
- 1.18 18- Wait…
- 1.19 19- Select Open
- 1.20 20- Select OK
- 1.21 21- Download Apps from Store