How To Install Spectrum TV App On Firestick [2020]


I have seen many people are asking how to install the Spectrum App on Firestick in almost every FireTV forum. So, if you are also one of them who is looking for a complete step by step installation guide then this is what you need.

In this guide, I will explain three different methods that can be used for installation so if someone faces a problem with the first method he can follow another method.

I would highly recommend sticking with this guide to the end to understand the method properly and also will share with you some other information.

What is Spectrum?


Just like Xfinity Stream, this Spectrum App is also a Live TV application that is used to watch your favorite shows directly without having a cable connection. It has around 40,000+ on-demand TV Shows and movies that are ready to watch. Even though this app comes with around 250+ Live channels including HBO Go, Starz, Max GO, History CNN, and many more.

You can check the complete list by following this link: Spectrum App Channel List

Instead of this, you can also ask them to add any of your favorite shows and they will do it. This application contains many live TV channels that can be watched from anywhere and anytime. Spectrum is available for various platforms including Roku, Android, Xbox, Samsung TV, and even Firestick.

How To Install Spectrum TV App On Firestick

This method is very simple and I will always recommend going with it but just in case you want to sideload Spectrum then we have two methods for this. In the first method, we are going to use Downloader, which is the best application for Firestick to sideload apps.

Ok, so without wasting any  time let’s check out the first method to install Spectrum on Firestick:

Before moving to the guide, first of all, make sure that you have a jailbroken Firestick because without this we cannot sideload any applications. If you don’t have a jailbroken device then make sure to follow our guide properly: How To Jailbreak Firestick 4K

Now as we already have jailbreak this device, now it’s very simple to sideload any application from a third-party source. Ok, so here are the steps that we need to follow:

Go to the above menu and choose the Search or Magnifying Glass icon.


Now using the Keyboard type Downloader and hit the search button.


From here open the first result which has Orange Background.


Now simply click on Download (You own it) button.


After this simply wait for a while until this app downloaded and then click Open.


When the app is launched it will ask for Permission To Allow these permissions.


Now here you will see a box so now in this box just type and click Go.


This will then start connecting with the server and within a few seconds, the app will start downloading.


After it downloads you will be automatically moved to the installation menu and from here just click the Install Spectrum button.


Now just wait for a few seconds and Spectrum will be installed on Firestick, that’s it now just click on Open and then start using this awesome app on FireTV.


This works the same as we download from the first guide so don’t get confused there is no difference between these.

So, this was the most famous method which we described above now let’s check out the second method of using ES File Explorer.

[Method 2] Get Spectrum On Amazon Firestick Using ES File Explorer

The steps for this aren’t really hard because it is also simple and easy to use and we can Download ES File Explorer directly from Amazon App Store.

  •  Home screen Click Search > Type ES File Explorer > Click Download > Click Open to launch.
  • 1. After launching ES File Explorer it may ask for some permission so just follow the steps that you see there.
  • 2. Now when everything is done now from the Home Screen select Downloader.
  • 3. At this time click on the + sign that is located on the right side at the bottom.
  • 4. Here you need to type in the URL section and type Spectrum in the name section and then click Ok.
  • 4. Now again wait for a while and then this application will start downloading automatically. After the download completes now simply click on Open File.
  • 5. When you click on Open File this will open the installation section and now simply click on the Install Spectrum button.

That’s it now you are done and after this simply click open and Tada! The app is working perfectly fine now just enter your registration details and then sign in there to start streaming Live TV Channels on Firestick.

How To Put Spectrum Application On Firestick

Ok, so here are the steps that you need to follow:

  1. Go to the Home Screen in FireTV Stick and then using the navigation key hover above the menu and then click Search or Magnifying Glass icon.
  2. At this time type Spectrum using the virtual keyboard and then press the Search button (from keyboard).
  3. It will then open few results so from there hover to Spectrum App and click the Download (You own it) button.
  4. Now the app will start downloading and it will take some time depending on your internet connection. When the app is downloaded now simply click on Open and the app will be launched.
  5. That’s it here you can see the menu of this application so simply login in with the email and password that you created while purchasing its plan.

Now enjoy watching favorite TV shows on Firestick without any interruption, even though we can watch these shows on other devices like mobile phones, tablets, etc.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

This is the list of some most asked questions that people are looking for on the internet so if you have any confusion then make sure to read this list. I am sure you will get the relevant answer here but if this doesn’t work then make sure to comment down below.

I would be very glad to hear from you and would love to answer the questions and solve the issue if anyone facing.

Q1) Is Spectrum Compatible with Roku?

Yes, this application is compatible with the Roku Streaming device and works the same as on the Firestick. Even though this application is also compatible with the Samsung Smart TV and some other Android OS based TV’s.

Q2) Can I watch Spectrum in Asia?

Sadly no, Spectrum is a US-based service and it doesn’t work outside of the US. To check the compatibility make sure to visit their website and type the Pin Code and area to check if it is available there or not. Alternatively, if someone is outside of the US then He/She can use a VPN service to watch live Channels.

Q3) What devices are compatible with Spectrum?

There are various devices that are compatible with the Spectrum these includes, All versions of Xbox One, Roku, Android Device running 5.0 or above, iPad, iPad Mini, iPod, and iPhone running iOS 12 or above. Instead of this, it works with some Amazon Devices that include,  Kindle Fire HDX and other Kindle models.

Q4) Can I install Spectrum with Kodi?

Of course not these two are different applications and we cannot install Spectrum with Kodi. If you are looking for a Kodi Addons to watch live TV then make sure to check our Best Kodi Addons list. In this list, you will get some Addons for Sports, Live TV and watch movies, etc.


No doubt Spectrum is the best service to watch on-demand-videos on any device. I hope after reading this guide everyone out there understands the method of how to install Spectrum on Android.

This is the simplest and easiest guide that even a newbie can follow it and install it without any issue.

Make sure to read all the three methods because if the first method doesn’t help then the second will surely amaze you.

Also, make sure to tell me your views about these methods, and let’s share your experience after using it. It will help understand other people more clearly and help them to find the best suitable solution for them.

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Alice Johansson

Alice is a writer who works on many sorts of blogs and also loves to watch movies in free time. She loves Amazon Firestick and has excellent knowledge of it that's why she created this website.

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