Last Updated on 4 months by Amelia Johansson
From few days I was wondering if there is a way to use Firestick without registration of Amazon account. After this, try to google this question and then found that many people like me are also searching for this question. That’s why I thought to do complete research on it to learn if it is even possible or not.
However, if you also came to this website seeking for the same question then you surely came to the right place. It is because after researching a lot I have found several things that I want to discuss with you. Also, keep in mind that this guide is for all FireTV devices including FireTV Stick 4K, 2nd, 3rd Generation, Lite and even for FireTV Cube.
This is why if you own any of these devices then I would recommend you to keep reading this guide until the end. As I am going to share everything related to that question and provide you with a method too. Furthermore, you will learn the simple and easiest way to bypass amazon registration.
Can I Really Bypass Amazon Fire Stick Registration?
Firestick is the product of Amazon that means to use this device you are required to have an Amazon account. People who purchase this device from their website get their registered. Unlike those who purchase it offline like any local electronic shop are required to register it by themselves.
Now the question is, is there a way to use Firestick without Amazon Account? So, the simple answer is yes, there is a way to use it without using the account. This process is quite complicated and a user must have some knowledge of Unknown Source and jailbreak on a FireTV.
It is because a user is required to instal a 3rd-party launcher and with the help of this it won’t require to have an Amazon account. This is the reason why you should first learn about these terms and afterwards, you can simply check out this whole guide. As there are some complicated steps that you should read carefully or you end up having some problems.
How To Use FireStick Without Registration of Amazon Account
After you completed jailbreaking and enabling apps from Unknown source you now ready to move to another step. In this section, we are going to use an app called AppStarter that is renamed from FireStarter. This is basically a launcher that is used to replace stock Amazon UI to a completely new and simple layout.
As we know that Firestick is developed by Amazon that’s why you notice too many advertisements for Prime Video which is annoying. This is why developer from XDA named sphinx02 made this launcher that doesn’t have any ads and provides a simple layout to access apps quickly and easily.
With the help of AppStarter, we can simply use Firestick without Registration of Amazon Account. However, this app isn’t available on the App Store that means we need to sideload it. For this, we first need to download an app called Downloader that is used to download and install 3rd-party apps on FireTV devices.
It is completely free to use and has several other features like Managing downloaded files or apps. Also, it has a built-in web browser that is not good enough but still can be used for surfing the internet. Even though it has several other features so if you are interested you can check this guide: How To Install Downloader App On Amazon Firestick
Ok, so let’s check out the below steps to install downloader and get AppStarter launcher:
First, go to the above menu and then select Search or Magnifying glass icon.
At this time using keyboard type Downloader and then select the suggestion from below.
From the next screen, you will see various apps related to same search term than simply select Downloader having an orange background (check below screenshot).
After this, you just need to click on the Download (You own it) button and the app will start downloading automatically.
Downloading will take a few seconds depending on your internet speed and once completes click on Open to launch it.
Launching the Downloader app for the first time will ask for confirmation to access Photos, Files and Media so when it asks just select Allow button.
When you allow the permission another dialogue box will appear with Quick Tour Guide just ignore it and select Ok to dismiss this notification.
At this time you will see the Home Screen of the downloader and then hover to the blank box and press Select button to open Keyboard there.
Once the keyboard appears now using this type this address https://firesticklab.com/appstarter.apk and then click on the Go button. Now just wait for a while as it connects to the server and then you notice the app is Downloading automatically.
It will take some time to download this app and once it is done you notice Installation window appears now click on the Install button from there.
AppStart is now installing n your device and once install completes just click on the Done button.
You will then see Downloader app again with a notification about the downloaded file so now click Delete button. It will then again ask for the confirmation then click Delete button again.
Now the AppStarter is installed successfully on your device and now we need to launch this app and then Deregister FireTV. It is because when we launch it this will change default launcher so then when we remove account it won’t ask for it again.
To launch AppStarter and De-Register Firestick follow steps given below:
Press and hold the button for a few seconds and then select App from the next screen.
It shows the list of all Installed apps so now scroll down and you see AppStarter icon there simply hover to it and press select button launch it.
You will then notice the layout has been changed and all apps appear there. Now we need to remove our account and for this open Fire TV Settings (check the below screenshot).
Now move forward and then click on the My Account settings.
At this time select the first option that is Amazon Account.
From the next screen, you just need to click on the Deregister option.
When you click on it a warning message will appear there just ignore it and then select Deregister again.
Now the Amazon account is deregistered successfully so now connect to your WiFi network it is removed along with your account.
Once you connect to the WiFi press play button and then you will see the AppStarter Home Screen having the list of installed apps. Now you can use this launcher to launch apps, install/sideload new apps and watch your favourite TV Shows, Movies, Live and other content without using Amazon account.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Did you read the whole article but still have some confusions? If so then here is the list of most asked questions that I found from several forums throughout the internet. After reading this I am sure it clears all doubts from your mind and also you will get the answer to a question you are looking for.
Other than this if it doesn’t work for you or you want a different question then feel free to ask in the comment section. I will be very glad to hear from you and will love to help my visitors in fixing the problem they are facing.
Can I Set Up a Firestick Without a Credit Card?
No, Amazon requires to have a payment method added in your account in case you want to download apps. However, if you don’t want to install anything then you shouldn’t add your credit card information. Also, don’t worry about it as if you are downloading free apps then it won’t charge anything from your card.
How to Create a Fake Amazon Account for Firestick?
Creating a fake amazon account isn’t that difficult all you need to have an email address and then sign up with that email. After this when you asked for payment option using a credit card then Sign up for Privacy.com. Now simply create a virtual card from there and use it on payment method as you can limit spending amount with it and this is the best and secure website.
Is There a Monthly Fee For Amazon Account For Firestick?
No, Firestick doesn’t have any monthly fee in case you are not using any premium service like Prime Video etc. However, if you have Prime Video service activated then you will be charged each month. Other than this you can still use some free apps like Cinema HD, TeaTV, Cyberflix TV etc to watch free movies or TV Shows without getting charged.
Do You Set up Amazon Fire Stick Without Amazon Account?
No, Amazon account is required to Set up FireTV Stick for the first time and once that process is completed you just need to use AppStarter. I have mentioned everything regarding this app and told all the steps to Set up AppStarter and use FireTV without using Amazon account.
By following the above guide anyone can use Firestick without registration of Amazon account in case they don’t have one. It is because I have mentioned each step and provide every information that a user should know to understand how this device works and how we can use it without an account. If you are still confused about it then I am sure you probably miss some information there so go above and read this article again.
Other than this those who want to use an account but don’t want to use personal credit card details as a payment option. Then I would suggest to sign up for Privacy.com and create a virtual credit card from there. All the cards created from this website are acceptable and this service is 100% legal that means your information is completely safe.
Now if this article helps you at any point then make sure to share this useful information with others so they can get benefit from it. However, it also helps me to grow my website so I can bring new cool tips and tricks related to FireTV. Also, if you have any question then don’t hesitate to ask in the comment section below.