Xfinity Stream is an app you can use if you want to stream TV channels or just online stream movies and TV shows. Many interested users have been asking for the app to be available on Amazon Firestick/Fire TV, and now their requests have been heard. The Xfinity app on Firestick is still currently in its beta mode, but as far as we can tell, it performs well and everything is working as it should.
If you’re interested to know how to download and install the Xfinity app on Firestick, simply follow our step-by-step guide below.
How To Install Xfinity App on Firestick
Open up your Firestick and head over to the Find option.
You will see an option to search. Type in Xfinity Stream to begin your search.
Once the app is displayed, click on it to open the download page.
Once you see this screen, tap the Get button.
Wait a couple of minutes, depending on how fast your internet connection speed is, for the download to finish successfully.
Once done, you can go ahead and launch the Xfinity app.
Since this is your first time installing and using the app, you’ll see this prompt shortly after launching the app. Simply click Allow to proceed.
You’re almost there! Tap on the Get Started button.
At this point, you have to authorize your Firestick so that you can start watching movies and shows via Xfinity. The app will display a code on your screen—it’s a different code for everybody. Take note of this code because you’ll need it later.
Launch your web browser of choice and on the search bar, type in xfinity.com/authorize.
You’ll be redirected to this screen. On the given field, type in the code from earlier.
Once the code is accepted, you can now login to your Xfinity account. If you don’t have an account yet, you may want to create one if you want to finish the authorization process successfully.
Once you’ve logged in, this screen with a “Success!” message will appear. Just wait for you to be redirected automatically.
When you see this screen, it means the app is connecting to your Firestick. Just wait another moment for this to finish.
You’re all set! You can now start streaming movies, shows, and other channels on the Xfinity app.
If you check the tab on the side, you’ll find all the categories cleanly organized so that you won’t get lost or confused while navigating the app.
- The Xfinity app doesn’t showcase pay-per-view events.
- If you want to stream DVR recordings, you need to be a DVR service customer first.
- You have to be connected to the internet, may it be WiFi or mobile network, in order to stream DVR recordings and access them out of home.
- Naturally, you’ll need to have an Xfinity ID and password in order to stream via Firestick.
Many Xfinity users are pleased that the app is finally available to install on Firestick and Fire TV, especially cord-cutters. Xfinity offers so much to its users, and you can rely on it to provide you and your family with constant entertainment. If you’ve been meaning to disconnect from your cable TV subscription and turn to online streaming, then you may want to check out Xfinity Stream.