Showbox on Firestick is a streaming app that has been in demand ever since Terrarium TV had bid farewell to Firestick. Showbox can rightly be named as one of the most popular alternatives to Terrarium TV and rightly so. Keep reading ahead to know why.
Even though this app has been live in the market for quite some time but gained hype after Terrarium TV died down. Also, Showbox is continually updated by a rigorous team of developers hence you can always find new content uploaded here.
Why Use a VPN with Showbox on Firestick?
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 188.8.131.52 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 46% 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.
How to Install Showbox on Firestick?
Go to the main menu of Firestick and then visit Settings.
Then tap on Fire TV.
Now click on Developers Option.
Now tap on the option for Unknown Sources.
Choose the option for Turn On.
Then go back to the Home Screen and place the cursor over Search icon.
Search for Downloader.
In the search results, click on the option for Downloader App.
Tap on the button for Download.
Once the app has downloaded, click on Open button.
The prompt that appears select the option for Allow.
Tap OK to Update the Notes..
Now enter this URL in the field box – https://firestickjailbreak.net/showbox and tap on OK.
Let the downloading of Showbox on Firestick.
Let the downloading of Showbox on Firestick file complete.
Then tap on Install.
When the installation is complete, tap on Done.
Now click the button for Done.
You will then be taken back to the Downloader App. Press Delete here.
Now click Delete one more time for confirmation.
How to use the Showbox on Firestick?
To access Showbox on Firestick, go back to the Firestick’s home-screen and right beneath “Your Apps & Channels”, go towards right and tap on See All.
Then scroll to the bottom, to tap on Showbox.
Now move the app to the top of the page by clicking Move and move the Showbox App to the Front of the page.
If you are already using the Mouse Toggle App on your Firestick then browsing the categories and content on Showbox will become much easier for you. You will be able to download and stream your desired content. Moreover, Showbox also harbors audio additions if anyone wants to close their eyes and simply enjoy listening to music.
When you choose your desired content for streaming Showbox will present you the option to either download it or stream it. Then it is up to the will of the user.
Also the app offers the option to add subtitles to the streaming content. All you have to do is register for the OpenSubtitles and choose the subtitle from the list available there.
Hence, it is not wrong to say that Showbox on Firestick indeed is a great addition to one’s streaming library. Even the annoying ads that pop up you can get rid of them by simply hitting the back button on your Firestick Remote.
To Sum it Up…
During the times when Terrarium TV used to be around, there was hardly any need to look elsewhere for streaming however now that it is gone the streamers are forced to search for other arenas and Showbox on Firestick is not a bad option indeed.