How To Install Xfinity Stream On Firestick [October 2020]


Are you looking for a complete guide on how to install Xfinity Stream on Firestick? If yes then you are at the right place because today I am going to share with you a complete step by step guide.

This is suitable for all those who are newbies and don’t know much about this streaming platform. Make sure you are following all the steps carefully and also read it twice to avoid making mistakes.

What is Xfinity Stream


Xfinity Stream is an online streaming platform similar to Netflix and RedBox but with some advanced features. It helps their users to watch live TV channels without having a TV box directly with the internet. With the help of this, we can stream anything like TV Shows, Movies, Sports, and even News Channels.

Xfinity provides offline downloading features so whether we have internet or not, we can still watch our favourite shows on the go.

This contains more than 200 live TV channels of various types so with this single app we can get unlimited entertainment on our Firestick.

This application will let its users watch on-demand shows which can be saved offline if available. The best thing that makes it unique is Xfinity provides every content 28 days before Netflix and Redbox. It features a remote application for easy navigation and operating.

How To Install Xfinity Stream On Firestick

So, as we already know how worthy this application is, I am sure you will be curious to download it. Now the wait is finally over as this is the guide that will tell you proper instruction to install Xfinity on Firestick.

This app is not available on Amazon App Store so for this, we need to download it from a third-party source. And we already know that by default we cannot install apps directly. We have to first enable unknown source and then we use an app called Downloader to sideload applications.

Before Installing Any Third-party App You Must Have To Enable Unknown Source From Firestick – It’s Required

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

  1. Go to the Home Screen of Firestick and then from the above menu select Settings.
  2. At this time move forward and then choose My FireTV.
  3. Now scroll down and then select Apps From Unknown Source.
  4. After this simply click on Enable Unknown Source when it prompts.

If you didn’t understand how to enable unknown source then follow: How to Enable Apps from Unknown Sources on Firestick

Now we have enabled the sideloading of applications and then let’s move to the installation steps. So, basically, I have two methods that will help you the first method will require Downloader while in the second method we are going to use ES File Explorer.

Install Xfinity on Firestick Using Downloader

1. Open Home Screen and navigate to the top menu and select Search or Magnifying Icon.


2. Now type Downloader using the virtual keyboard and select the first result.


3. Click on Download (You own it) and wait for a while until its downloaded.


4. When download complete now click on Open to launch Downloader.


5. Click Allow when it asks permission to access Files, Photos, etc.


6. Now it will show you a Quick guide so ignore it and click Ok.


7. After this, you will see an empty box so now type


8. Now click on the Go button and then it will start downloading the application.


9. When the download is completed it will automatically open an installation menu.


10. From there click on the Install button and wait until it installed, and then click Done.


11. Now choose Delete (because we don’t need this app) and then again click the Delete button to remove the file.


12. After this click centre button to open Home Screen and then go to Applications.


13. Scroll down until you find Xfinity on the list and open it.


That’s it you are now able to stream your favourite movies, shows, and other content. All you need to do is buy a plan from their website and then start streaming movies and watch live TV directly on an internet connection.

Note: If you are facing Browser error message after clicking on getting Started then make sure to first install Silk Browser or any other browser of your choice. After this log in with your account credentials and it automatically uses that information in your app.

[Guide Guid] Get Xfinity Stream On Firestick Using ES File Explorer

This is another recommended method that can be used to sideload many applications. It is not useful for Xfinity only but it can help to install any third-party applications that you want.

Here are the steps that you require for this method:

  • Download ES File Explorer from Amazon Store using the same steps we used for Downloader.
  • Open Search > Type ES File Explorer > Click Download (You own It) > Open After Downloading.
  • After launching ES File Explorer now click on Downloader from the Home Screen.
  • From the bottom, the menu clicks on the + sign.
  • Now type this address in the path section and type Xfinity Stream in the name section and then click on Download Now button.
  • This app will automatically start downloading so wait for a while until it completes.
  • When the download completes now click Open File and then from another window choose Install.
  • It will then open an installation window so just click on Install.

That’s it the app will be installed in a few seconds and then you will be able to open it as I have told you in the first method. This is another best method that can help you with the installation of Xfinity Stream on a Firestick device.

If you are facing any kind of error make sure to use our recommended VPN: ExpressVPN For Firestick

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Have you read the complete guide and understand the whole process but still have some questions in your mind? Well then read this frequently asked questions list to get the answer to some most asked questions from the internet. This may include the same question that you are looking for and find it easily.

But somehow if this doesn’t work then don’t worry you can also ask me in the comment section. Feel free to ask any question or ask any help I will be glad to answer it and solve that issue as well.

Q1) Is Xfinity Stream Free on Firestick?

No, Xfinity is the IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) service it requires a membership plan if you want to stream using this app. It has various plans that include limited channels and some plans are available for fewer devices. If you are interested in buying Xfinity Stream then just follow this link: Xfinity Stream Plans

Q2) Can I Stream Xfinity in other countries?

Of course not, Xfinity will not work if you are outside of the United States of America. But if you are still willing to stream it then you will need a VPN service to change your location. Even though Xfinity lets its users offline save most of the shows that can be watched anywhere in the world.

Q3) Can I use Xfinity Stream on my Apple TV?

No, this application is not supported by Apple and some other famous TV and operating system. Here are some unsupported devices in which we cannot install Xfinity: Android TV, Windows tablets and phones, Nook devices, etc.

If you want to learn more about the device compatibility then follow this link: Xfinity TV App Requirement

Q4) Is there any way to stream movies free of cost?

Yes, of course, there are many applications available on the internet that will help to stream some of your favourite content free of cost. But the favourite method of mine is using Kodi Media Player (KMP) because we get many Addons that can help to stream movies, TV shows, and live TV channels as well.

Here are a few links that may help to get some free resources:


There is no doubt that Xfinity Stream is the best IPTV ever because it offers many channels and provides us with some best plans that are really affordable. Since this is the best service but there is a little bit of drawback for it as it is not available on Amazon Store.

But after following the above method we can easily install Xfinity Stream on Firestick. It doesn’t require too many efforts and even though we can get it within a few seconds. I hope everyone understands the above steps and got succeed while installation.

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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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