ShowBox has clearly risen to one of the top and most popular online video streaming applications in the market and mostly used on android devices. It’s surprisingly easy to navigate and offers an extremely user-friendly interface completely for free.
What separates this app from its competitors such as Terrarium TV, you are able to stream and not see any ads or pop-ups appear. I mean how annoying is it when you’re in the middle of an action-packed episode and all of a sudden you have to wait thirty seconds or up to a few minutes of commercial before continuing.
Or you are trying to load the page but multiple pop-ups appear. Truly, I believe those types of marketing ruin the user experience and only hurt the customer retention rate.
Basically ShowBox is an application on the android device that allows you to enjoy your favorite movies and tv shows on your smartphone, tablet and computer for free. It is based on peer to peer and non-peer to peer sources giving you the capability to stream videos offline and online.
Though the primary source is torrents which makes this application technically illegal. So the video content you see is pirated content. If you don’t want to watch torrented content then you can choose from affordable options such as Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime.
But you want to save some money and find some of the latest releases before anybody else, (other than the movie theaters or paid cable subscribers), then you can use ShowBox. And even better if you can stream your favorite video content using Showbox on firestick.
Follow along our step by step tutorial and we’ll show you how to set up and install the Showbox on Firestick so you can reap the benefits.
How To Set up And Install The Showbox On Firestick
First, you need to set up your Amazon Firestick to allow your device to be able to download third-party apps. Any application that isn’t on the Amazon Play Store must go through these steps and that’s no different from Showbox.
Step 1) Go to the Settings options on Firestick.
Step 2) From there, you want to go to the Device option.
Step 3) Next you can open the Developer options – simply scroll down to find it.
Step 4) From there, you want to select the Apps from Unknown Sources button. A warning message will appear and simply click the Turn On button. Now your Firestick is ready to download third-party apps.
Step 5) Next you need Downloader a third-party app store. To need Downloader, go to the home screen and tap on the search icon and type downloader. From there click on the downloader app.
Step 6) From there it’ll prompt you to type in a URL. Enter the app download on the screen. Then press go button on your keypad.
Step 7) After you finish downloading this, a screen will appear. Click on the down button on your remote and the next button will be on the bottom right. Click the Install button after.
Step 8) Afterwards you’ll see a progress bar. When the Showbox TV app appears and says “App Installed” – then you’ll finally be finished. Click the open button.
Step 9) Now you’re launching the Showbox app and you may see the Editor’s Choice button on the left side. Or you can click on Top Applications. You can scroll through to see if you can find the ShowBox app.
If not go to the Editor’s choice again and click the search icon. And look up the app and open it. The show box icon is has the words show box with arrows pointing left in the middle.
Step 10) Tap on the app to install. A warning message will appear and simply click ok. A progress bar will appear and wait until the app finishes downloading.
Step 11) When the app is finished downloading, scroll down to the next button on the bottom right. And then click on the install button.
Step 12) Wait for the install to finish. Once the app is installed, you can click open to launch the ShowBox on Firestick. If you ever need to come back to the app, simply open the app from Your Apps & Channels tab to find it.
Now you’re all set and have the capability to stream all of the available movies and tv shows in ShowBox. The installation overall is quite a straightforward process and we hope you enjoy Showbox on firestick.