Amazon Fire TV Stick (2021)

The well known Firestick or Amazon Fire TV Stick is a device that is mainly used to access the Video Streaming Applications on Smart TV.

If you are using a Smart TV or any other TV that does not support Android OS. Then you can use this FireStick to enable Android TV Access.

Recently Amazon Launched the Android Base Firestick Enabled Smart TV that has inbuilt Amazon Alexa+ Firestick Features.

What is the use of Amazon Fire TV Stick?

As I already mentioned above, if your TV does not support Android OS then to enable the Android Experience and Use Android Apps/Games on TV this Amazon Fire TV Stick is used.

There are 3 Most Popular versions of Amazon Fire TV Stick:

  • Fire TV Stick Lite
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick
  • Fire TV Stick 4K
Firestick Lite vs 4k Vs 3rd Gen

Amazon Fire TV Stick Vs Fire TV Stick Lite Vs Fire TV Stick 4K

S.RParameterFirestick LiteFirestick 4kFirestick (3rd Gen)
1.Cost/FeaturesCheapNormalExpensive
2.Resolution1080p4k1080p
3.Audio OutputVia HDMIDolby atmosDolby atmos
4.Best used forStreaming only4k UHD StreamingStreaming+TV control
basic difference between Fire TV Stick Vs Lite Vs 4K

App List on Amazon Fire TV Stick:

Just Like any Android TV the Amazon Fire TV Stick Comes with some default Streaming Apps, and Google App Store.

Note: Not all Mobile Apps are supported on TV or Not All TV Apps are Supported on Mobile/Android Emulator.

Here are some TV Apps that are supported on Amazon Fire TV Stick:

Amazon Fire TV Stick Supports More than 1500 Android Apps, but few are really popular and used by most people over the world.
App List: YouTube, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+Hotstar, Downloader, Chrome, Firefox, Amazon Prime Music, VLC, MX Player, Apple TV, YouTube TV, and So on…

Amazon Fire TV Stick

FireStick Price and Features

Features and Price

  • Owner: Amazon
  • Use: Watch Live TV/ Shows/Sports
  • Video Quality: 720p/1080p/4k
  • OS: Android OS
  • What’s free – YouTube, YouTube Kids, MXPlayer, TVFPlay, YuppTV, and many more.
  • Requirement: Stable Internet & Smart TV

How to Connect Firestick to Any TV?

If you just purchased a new Firestick and need help to set up it with your TV just wait, follow the Short Guide for Setting up your Firestick, let’s get started.

Simple Setup Guide for Amazon Fire TV Stick

Note: You can use this Guide to connect the Amazon Fire TV Stick to Sony TV/Samsung TV/Smart TV/Mi TV/Google TV/Oneplus TV. Guide for all TV is the Same as given below.

Step 1: Take your Firestick and connect the Micro USB Adapter to the Firestick.

Step 2: Now take the HDMI Cable from the Firestick Box, attach the Firestick to the Cable Port, and Connect it to the TV.

Step 3: Turn Your TV and Select HDMI Port to access the Firest TV Stick on your TV.

Step 4: Then Setup your Account or Sign in with the existing AMAZON Account.

All Set, now you just have to choose your Favorite Streaming App on Firestick and Log in with the Given Instructions.

To Connect the Fire TV Stick to Normal AV TV You will have to use the HDMI to RCA Converter Adapter and You can use the Firestick on Normal TV.

How to Connect Amazon Fire TV Stick with Monitor/Projector?

Yes, You can set up the Fire TV Stick with Desktop Monitor (HDMI/VGA), Smart or old TV, and the Projector too.

I will share a short guide on how you can set up the Fire TV Stick on a desktop monitor, TV, and Projector one by one, lets start the guide.

How to Connect Amazon Firestick on Desktop Monitor?

Step 1: First Connect the Firestick with Micro USB Power Adapter and inset the Firestick to Monitor HDMI Port.

Step 2: If your Monitor support VGA Port then use HDMI to VGA Converter and connect the Firestick to the convertor and the Convertor with Monitor VGA Port and Audio Port to the Speakers.

Step 3: Set up or log in to the Amazon Account to access your Fire TV Stick and then Go to Settings and change the Video Resolution to 720p 60Hz or 1080p 60Hz.

Now, Just get Logged in to the App you want to use and start streaming your Shows/Movies/Sports on the Desktop Monitor using Fire TV Stick.

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How to Use Amazon Firestick on Projector?

Same as the Desktop Monitor you need to set up the Firestick to Projector, there is not much difference in both setup, lets connect the Firestick to Projector and watch Live TV.

Connect Fire TV Stick to Projector

Step 1: First Connect the Firestick with Micro USB Power Adapter and inset the Firestick to the Projector Female HDMI Port.

Step 2: If your Projector is a VGA Type Projector then use HDMI to VGA Converter and connect the Firestick to the HDMI to VGA converter Input and the Convertor to the Projector VGA Port and use the Audio Port to connect the Speakers.

Step 3: Now Turn on the Projector and select the Input option to Display, Once you see the Firestick on Screen you are connected congrats.

Now, Set up or log in to the Amazon Account to access your Fire TV Stick and then Go to Settings and change the Video Resolution according to what your Projector supports.

How to Create Cinema Hall using Amazon Fire TV Stick?

It’s really awesome to have your own Budget Cinema Hall, to watch movies at home. You just need a few things and you are ready to watch any movie in your Cinema Hall.

What you need to Create your Cinema Hall?

  • A Dark Room
  • Fast Internet
  • Projector and Sound System
  • Fire TV Stick

Step 1: Connect and Set up the Fire TV Stick to Projector and Connect the Sound System.

Step 2: Log in with your Favorite Streaming App on FireStick and Start Watching any Movie/Show.

DIY Cinema Hall using Firestick+Projector