Hulu is hands down one of the best streaming applications in the United States due to the fact that it offers countless video content such as TV shows, live TV channels, movies, live sports, and music events. The origins of Hulu actually came from a collaboration between Walt Disney, AT&T, Comcast, and 21st-century fox.
Hulu is however restricted to only individuals who live in the U.S. therefore if you live in another country you’ll need to change your VPN to watch Hulu outside of the U.S. In this article, we’ll teach you how to set up Hulu on Firestick so you can enjoy all the benefits of the amazing addictive live streaming app. Please follow along step by step and by the end you’ll have Hulu on Firestick!
How To Setup Hulu on Firestick
Step 1: First you need to turn on your Firestick and make sure you’re on the home page. This is also called Firestick Home.
Step 2: Go to the search bar which is located on the top left corner with a magnifier icon. It’s next to the Home and Your Videos tab.
Step 3: Type Hulu on the search bar and some suggestions should appear such as Hulu, Hulu Tv Series, Hulu Account in Prime Video, Hulu on Amazon Prime.
Step 4: Tap on the first option which is Hulu and the app should begin to install. Please wait until it finishes before moving onto the next step.
Step 5: Once the installation process is done, please click the open button to start the application.
Step 6: Now go back to the apps and games section from the top bar. You should see the Hulu app on your list – if not type in Hulu on the search bar to access it.
Step 7: For Hulu, you need to select the plan that you’d like. You have the option of going for a 7-day free trial or the $5.99 plan.
- Hulu plans are as follows:
- Basic – $5.99 per month.
- Premium – $11.99 per month.
- Basic + Live TV – $54.99 per month.
- Premium Live TV – $60.99 per month.
The basic plan includes just movies and tv shows. You can include premium add-ons such as HBO, Cinemax, Showtime and Starz channels. Hulu is also doesn’t have any commitments and allows you to cancel at any time, unlike cable plans.
Step 8: Once you’ve signed up for a plan – you can now log in to Hulu and begin streaming.
Step 9: Browse Hulu to stream your favorite tv shows or movies.
Advantages Of Hulu
Though Hulu on firestick may not be as popular as Netflix or Amazon Prime, you definitely have unique shows and movies that are different than the other two streaming apps. With Hulu, you can stream on your smartphones, tablets, apple tv, Xbox and PlayStation. You’ll also be able to track your watch history as well. Something that Hulu has that others don’t is the Live Tv plan.
You can watch all of your favorite channels without cable such as Fox, CBS, NBC, TNT, USA, Discovery and many more! This essentially removes the need to buy unwanted cable plans because Hulu is much more flexible and affordable.
Hulu has up to 50+ live channels and you can have a 7 day free trial for the live tv option to experience the wonders for yourself! Honestly, the selection of Hulu is much better than Netflix in my opinion.
Some of the most popular tv shows on Hulu are Rick and Morty, Greys Anatomy, Game of Thrones, Simpsons, SuperNatural, Bachelor, American Horror Story and many more! Game of Thrones one of the most defining shows this past decade can’t be watched anywhere else except Hulu!
In conclusion, you now know how to install Hulu on firestick and you know it’s benefits. Amazon Firestick is one of the few that supports Hulu by having an easily accessible app to download. Now enjoy streaming and watch away!