Install Aptoide TV on Fire TV and Firestick TV

Install Aptoide on Firestick or Fire TV media player. Download the Aptoide TV Store on your Fire OS to get paid and free apps on your TV.

Aptoide TV Store, the best App store for Fire OS. The Fire TV and Firestick TV by Amazon are a popular digital media players running on Fire OS a forked version of Android OS developed for streaming digital audio/video content to a high-definition television with the internet network. Amazon offers its own proprietary store for devices running on Fire OS so you won’t find Google Play Store for Fire TV. But you can try a 3rd party store on your Firestick.

Aptoide is one of the best 3rd party App stores for devices running on Android OS. If you wish to sideload 3rd party apps on your TV then Aptoide store can make your work very much easy. The features offered by Aptoide are quite unique and you won’t find in any other conventional App store.

Aptoide is similar to Google Play Store offering digital content where you can browse and download the apps. It is a marketplace app where all the content is available, you don’t need to Google search every time to download the apk file of the app. It presently offers over 500 thousand apps.

Features of Aptoide app store

  • All paid apps for free in fact there are no paid apps offered.
  • You can also download the apps which are not available for your country.
  • No need to register an account.
  • Inbuilt malware and virus scanner
  • The store hosts mod versions of games and hack tools for games.
  • You can get updated apps even before it is released for your country.
  • You can pause the download and resume it anytime.
  • Download multiple Apps at a single time.
  • You can create your own marketplace and manage your own App store.

Aptoide TV – Steps to Install it on Firestick and Fire TV

Here are the simple steps to download and install Aptoide TV on Fire TV and Firestick.

Step 1. Open Fire TV Home Page.

Step 2. Go to Settings.

Step 3. Under settings select the option Device and then to Developer Options.

Step 4. In Developer options Turn On the Apps from Unknown Sources.

Fire TV Unkown Sources from Developers Option

Fire TV Unkown Sources from Developers Option

Step 5. Now go back to home screen, open search option and search for Downloader.

Open Downloader

Open Downloader

Step 6. Open the Downloader Page, go to settings and enable the JavaScript.

Enable JavaScript in Downloader Settings

Enable JavaScript in Downloader Settings

Step 7. Now open Downloader Homepage and type in the URL.

Aptoide TV Installer

Aptoide TV Installer

Step 8. You will be directed to an Aptoide TV App download page. Install the Aptoide TV App.

Step 9. Open the Aptoide TV App, search for your App and install it directly.

Fix Any Error with the App on Firestick and Fire TV

App Not Working | Force Close

Go Settings → Applications → Manage Installed Applications from the Fire TV menu.

Select the Aptoide App from the list.

  • Clear the cache and/or data, which often resolves intermittent performance issues.
  • Change available settings for the app.
  • Force stop the app.
  • Uninstall the app.
  • For Amazon Fire TV (1st and 2nd Generation) devices, you have an option to move the app between internal and external storage.

You can also check if the App has all the permissions needed for its normal working (Gen 3 and above)

Go to Settings → Applications → Manage Applications (Look for the App)  → Grant all the Permissions.

Note & Conclusion: The Aptoide TV is by far the most popular 3rd store offering Apps for free to install on your device. With the steps above you can download and install the Aptoide TV store on your Fire TV or Firestick TV thus opening the door for a large amount of 3rd party Apps which you won’t find on Amazon Store.

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26 Responses

  1. Angel says:

    Will this get me sports?

  2. aptoide apkgrid says:

    Thanks for updating step by step guide about downloading aptoide on fire tv

  3. John says:

    Link for aptoide doesn’t work

  4. Liza says:

    I have done everything till step 9, and found the app that 8 wanted but can’t seem to download? What did I missed?

    • Nikhil says:

      Repeat again. It should work.

  5. Jbl366 says:

    Works well, tks.
    I have used it to download showbox but can not find a decent mouse app to use with it. Could you suggest one please?

    • Nikhil says:

      Try Firestick Mouse Toggle

    • melissa young says:

      Have toggle it’s not working cant select install on app I want

  6. JACEA says:

    How do get pass the purchase failure?

  7. scott mills says:

    why am i getting download is not supported this time when trying to download apptoide tv?

  8. Nathan says:

    Everything worked but I can’t navigate between games and apps. Also how do i get to the bottom menu (home editorial search stores apps)? It would be nice to search but how? Any instructions or documentation? Thanks.

    • David B says:

      Aptoide seems to have a new interface, which is much more difficult to navigate. Have to use “mouse toggle” and still iffy.

      • Morgan says:

        How to you get to mouse toggle? When I try to install apps thru aptoide, there is no mouse for me to select install. It does nothing when I click on any app to install.

  9. Sam Rosner says:

    Great and clear expose of how to get aptoide. Everything worked fine wiyth installation but then I got to here I could download but it seems stuck on games. How do you move to Apps


  10. Brent says:

    I have gone through the step close to 20 times and every time, it says there was a problem parsing the package. There are no useful tips anywhere I have found to help.

  11. PEO says:

    Saved my life!! it worked perfect!!! thank you for that!

  12. Paul says:

    Error: not found. Check your URL

  13. William Waddle says:

    Hi everything installed fine on Firestick 1st Gen however when I attempt to install any of the apk from Aptoide the download just sits at 0%
    Have followed usual advice cleared cache and date reinstalled etc etc without resolving the problem

  14. Bill waddle says:

    Hi anyone experiencing the same problem. Anyone with solution

  15. Terry says:

    ERROR Not Found Check your URL
    Entered URL 20 times. Same Answer

    • Admin says:

      the url is working fine check your firestick may be software issue.

  16. Jessca says:

    Links no working

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