I stumbled on this question in one of my articles about downloading and installing TV channels on streaming devices. The question goes thus, how can one download and install the Spectrum TV App on Amazon Firestick and Android.
In that case, this article will cover the most important thing you need to know about Spectrum App, downloading as well as the installation process on your Fire Stick device.
What is Spectrum? Spectrum TV, as the name suggests, is an application that has an endless library of TV shows, movies, and more. You can even watch live TV, which makes this app trendy among its users. It has a TON of content that you can watch anytime you want.
One important thing I want to chip in is that many users think and believes streaming services and cable are parallel lines that never meet.
No, not like that at all. All you need is know-how. If you how to install Spectrum TV App on Firestick. Then you will enjoy well-rounded entertainment at home on your streaming device.
Features of Spectrum TV App
Before we move on with the installation process, it is important to have outstanding of its features. In that case, here are most of Spectrum TV features.
====> On the Spectrum TV app, you can add your favourite show, series to the watchlist and watch it later
====> Choose a default channel that will start playing immediately after you open the app.
====> Through the Spectrum app, you can record your favourite show, series and watch it later
====> Using the app, you have access to over 250 live TV channels
====> Another important feature of Spectrum is the ability to create a section in which you can add your favourite channel
====> If you miss some programs, you can play them from the beginning
====> Spectrum TV app has cast support. So, you can cast the content of the Spectrum TV app easily. That means you don’t even have to install the Spectrum TV to access it.
====> With the Parental Control feature, you can decide the channel you want to block
Other features include
====> 40,000+ on-demand movies and TV Shows
====> Customization controls
====> Add programs and titles to favorites
====> On-board suggestions of the best programs to watch
Spectrum App is not on Amazon Fire Stick, Why?
By default, the Spectrum TV app is not on FireStcik. Therefore, you need to manually install the app on your Amazon device.
If you successfully installed Spectrum TV App, it could be unavailable since you are not connected to your WIFI.
Therefore, the most common reason you don’t have Spectrum on your device, it is restricted in some countries of the world. That, it is, the app is geo-restricted.
Can I Get the Spectrum App on Firestick?
Yes, definitely yes. Despite the fact that Amazon has restricted the side-loading and downloading of third-party apps.
You can get the Spectrum app if you use the easy, tried-and-tested methods we will share in this article.
Create Login Username and Password to sign in to the Spectrum App
To use this Spectrum TV App, you will require signing in to this app. In order to log in to Spectrum Live TV Portal, you are to create a username/password.
To do so, you need to visit the Spectrum homepage and create a username. Then follow the prompts on the screen to complete the process.
Enable Unknown Source and ADB Debugging Before Installing Spectrum App
In other to properly installed the Spectrum TV app on Amazon TV, you need to perform the following action.
Step 1 ====> You need to power on your Firestick
Step 2 ====> Now go to the Settings section
Step 3 ====> Then you need to choose My Fire TV or My Device
Step 4 ====> From here, navigate to Developer Options
Step 5 ====> Ensure Apps from Unknown Source and ADB Debugging are enabled
Step 6 ====> Click Turn on when a warning message pops up on the screen
How to Install Spectrum app on FireStick
You will be able to install the app on your devices through any of the methods or processes in this article. Each of the processes functions very well.
Install Spectrum App on Amazon Firestick using Downloader App
The first process in this process is the use of the Downloader app. It is one of the major ways to sideload and install this third-party application on your Firestick.
It is available in the Amazon App Store. So, you can download it conveniently. Once that’s done, you can follow the steps provided below to install the Spectrum TV application through it quickly and easily.
Step 1 ====> Press and hold the Firestick remote’s Home button
Step 2 ====> Use the search bar to search for the Downloader app and click on Download to download the app
Step 3 ====> Wait for the app to download and install itself, after which you need to run the Downloader app
Step 4 ====> Find and type in the Spectrum TV apps and click on the Go button
Step 5 ====> Allow a few seconds for the application to download your APK file
Step 6 ====> Once the download is complete, find the app on the installation screen of the Firestick dashboard
Step 7 ====> Click on Install
Step 8 ====> Once you are done; select Open to launch the Spectrum application on the Firestick
Download and Install Spectrum TV App on FireStick via Android
The second method of installing Spectrum App on Amazon FireStck is using Android devices.
As a matter of fact, the Spectrum TV app is available for Android. In that case, you can sideload and install the app on Firestick in about two minutes if you have an Android phone.
Therefore, this part of the article will cover the complete process to download and install the Spectrum app on the streaming device through your Android device.
Step 1 ====> You need to power on your device and connect to the internet.
Step 2 ====> After powering ON your devices, you need to install your preferred sideloading app such as Apps2Fire. You may even download your prefer sideloading app.
Step 3 ====> Now, go to Google Play Store app, download the free Spectrum TV app
Step 4 ====> Then, you need to open the sideloading app you installed (Apps2Fire)
Step 5 ====> Go to Setup ====> Device ====> About ====> then Network, now you need to enter your FireStick’s IP address
Step 6 ====> Once you have entered the IP address, tap on the Save button
Step 7 ====> Now, you need to navigate to Local Apps and select the Spectrum TV app and hit Install
Step 8 ====> Wait a while for the installation to be completed
Step 9 ====> Once the FireStick alerts you that the process is complete, press the Home button on the streaming device’s remote
Step 10 ====> Go to Apps to conduct a test run.
Install Spectrum App on FireStick via ES File Explorer
We are making progress, the third method to install Spectrum TV App on Fire Stick is via the ES File Explorer.
For this step, you will need ES File Explorer already installed on your firestick. If not, you can go ahead and install the ES File Explorer before continuing. Here is the process to install the Spectrum TV App for firestick is by using ES File Explorer:
Step 1 ====> You need to power on your device and connect to the internet
Step 2 ====> Now open the ES File Explorer on your fire TV
Step 3 ====> You need to locate the Download icon or Download Manager and click on it
Step 4 ====> After which you need to click on the New icon or “+” button
Step 5 ====> Enter this URL in the Path field: https://bit.ly/2VGj8px and enter any name, then click OK button
Step 6 ====> On the page that comes up, click on the Download APK button to download the APK file
Step 7 ====> On a normal condition, the app should download automatically. If it does not, locate and tap on Click here to start downloading the app
Step 8 ====> After downloading, open and install the app on your devices
Step 9 ====> Once the installation is completed, open the Spectrum TV app and start streaming
These are the step on how you can install the Spectrum TV on firestick using ES File Explorer. ES File Explorer is a handy application as it is a complete file manager, which gives you total control over your device storage.
Common URL to Download Spectrum App for FireStick
From the above process, you need the URL of the Spectrum TV APP for Firestick to be able to install the app on your streaming device successfully. Here are some of the URL