Britbox is the new name in online streaming and by the amazing features of it, we are sure going to have it on Firestick.
Britbox is a great app offering all of the British Movies and Shows you will like to watch on your Firestick. It is the original creation of BBC and itv. It offers some high quality starter packs, with a decent library of some amazing content.
Apart from the streaming content the developers also regularly update its app, making sure the user interface is as perfect as the users prefer it.
This particular video streaming is available in major continents. We are talking about Canada, US, UK and major parts of Asia. For a newbie entertainment service, this is a positive affirmation of streaming quality.
Britbox is purely subscription based, with major screening of TV shows and movies. You get to stream Live TV options, and on-demand shows. More so, they offer a favorite feature option through which you can revisit your favorite content from time to time.
So how can you have it on your Fire TV? For that you will need to download the app first. Then you will be separately sideloading it on Firestick.
The installation process is convenient and there is no hidden fee monkey business, given the app is very new in market.
Hence having Britbox on your Firestick is very secure and you will certainly thank us later for suggesting you this particular app for your Firestick.
Read before you Proceed..
If you are a regular visitor of our site, we are going to make sure that you have a good VPN installed on your Firestick whenever you are on your streaming tides.
While most of you may or may not know, Governments and ISPs worldwide have a strict check on their users online activities. In case, any copyrighted content is found streaming, you can land into serious consequences which may be as severe as suspending of your online account. Please know, that your current IP 220.127.116.11 is visible to everyone. We therefore urge you to get started with a reliable Firestick VPN immediately. This will help cover your identity via VPN’s multiple servers, while giving you the premium viewing experience.
IPVanish has been the fastest and most reliable secure VPN we have come across so far. Their servers are widespread and strictly secured. The VPN is very easy to install and user-friendly on every device including the Amazon Fire TV Stick. If you are not sure about the app, it comes with a 7-day money back guarantee with a refund. IPVanish also has a very attractive deal in which, when paid for a whole year subscription you can avail 67% discount on your annual plan!
Register for IPVanish VPN, by clicking on the link
- On your FireStick device, go to the homepage and type in and search for ‘IPVanish VPN’ in your search bar.
- Click on the IPVanishVPN you see in your search.
- Click on ‘Download’.
- Once downloaded, you would need to register with the username and password information you must have provided while registering.
- Once signed-in, click on ‘Connect’.
- Soon you would be connected. You can disconnect from the connection whenever you wish to stop using a VPN.
Lets get right into how you can install Britbox on your Firestick in few simple steps!
Installation #1- Through Amazon Prime Channel
This is the easiest way of getting the app on your Firestick. Make sure you are making the best out of your Amazon Prime subscription.
- Install Amazon Prime Channel on your Firestick, by simply going to the Search bar and searching for Amazon Prime Channel.
- Once the app has been installed, launch ‘Prime App’. You will have to add in your log in details first.
- Within the app go to the search bar and type Britbox channel.
- When the app pop-ups, click on it and proceed with the installation process.
- Once installed, open the app and you will get the trial period pop-up for the first 7 days.
- Click on that 7 day trial.
- Add in your login details and you are all set fro the Brtibox to get streaming.
You simple need to install it like an app like any other app.
This is exclusively for the members of Amazon Prime.
Do not worry though! If you do not hold the membership you can always sideload it along with the other apps on your Firestick.
Here is how you can do that.
Installation#2- Britbox on Firestick Using Downloader
This installation procedure is also very easy to get through. Just follow the on screen instructions without any skipping.
Open your Downloader App.
In case you do not have it installed, simply download it using the Firestick store
- Once the Downloader is open. You will see the pathway in which you will be typing in the following URL address. “http://bit.ly/2OlAeW3“. Make sure you have typed in the following URL as it is.
- Once you have written in the link, proceed with clicking on ‘Go’.
This link will take you on another window pop up where you will click on Next.
Further click on ‘Install’, using your Firestick remote.
The app will be instantly installed and you are all set to get started with your installed app.
We will be using Apps2Fire for this purpose.
Installation#3- Sideload Britbox on Firestick using Apps2Fire
We will be using an Android platform for demonstration purposes here.
Go to Google Play store and type in the name of Apps2Fire.
After you have successfully installed the app, you can look for the Setup tab. Find it at the top of your screen.
Further click on ‘Search Fire TV’ options.
It will scan you for all the Firesticks that are connected to the current Internet. When you see your Firestick, click on Save.
Or you can manually type in your IP address too if you cannot see your Firestick there already.
Click on Upload button. This will help you sideload the apps on your list.
Click on any of the apk file you will want to download. Simply click on ‘Install’ next.
The apk version of the app is now installed on your Firestick.
You can further follow the protocol required to install the app from the apk file.
That is all you require for the Britbox to be on your Firestick.
What do We think About Britbox on Firestick…
The service is a great initiative for an app which offers multiple streaming options and those too in high quality.
We have high hopes that we may find Britbox on Firestick directly in a couple of years as good reviews for the app keep pouring!
Let us know how your experience with Britbox on Firestick went like! If you want to have more British based streaming app option, check out our guide on BBC IPlayer.