Finding a VPN for the Firestick or Fire TV is almost impossible.
To help you out in this guide we’re going to be taking a look at the Best VPN for Firestick and the Fire TV.
The Firestick has become the number one media streaming device and with countless users installing Kodi on it, it’s opened up the possibilities even further than it was intended.
If you’re looking to access more content or stream content that might be blocked in your location either on your Firestick or Fire TV directly or while using Kodi then a VPN is essential.
Below we take a look at the Best VPN for Firestick (and Fire TV) to help you protect your privacy and access more content and add-ons.
Best VPN for Firestick and Fire TV
When researching this article we were a little disappointed to find there are very few custom apps for the Firestick or Fire TV.
In fact we only managed to find one native app and that was only just released a few days ago.
Most Firestick, Fire TV and Kodi VPN solutions are long winded and involve many steps.
If you’re an expert then this isn’t a problem but if you’re a novice then you may have struggled to get to grips with installing a VPN on your Firestick or Fire TV.
The great news is IPVanish launched a native app for the Amazon media devices and it’s now extremely easy to get a VPN installed on your Firestick or Fire TV. The added bonus is it works well with Kodi too.
Below is a step-by-step guide on how to install a VPN on your Firestick or Fire TV using a native Amazon app (ie; no third party installers or complicated instructions needed).
How to install a VPN on Firestick and Fire TV:
- Visit the VPN provider IPVanish.
- Click Start Now.
- Choose a package length.
- Enter your email address and password and your payment details.
- Complete the payment process.
Once you’ve signed up and received confirmation that your account is active you need to download and install the VPN app on your Firestick or Fire TV.
- Visit the Amazon app store.
- Search for “IPVanish VPN“.
- Press Get App.
- Once the app is installed navigate to find it on your Firestick or Fire TV and select it.
- Enter your login and password details.
- Now select a country other than your own and connect.
Once the VPN app has connected anything you do on your Firestick or Fire TV either via the normal menus or when using Kodi will be protected.
No one will know what websites you visit, what you stream or what add-ons you’re using.
You’ll also be able to watch streams that are usually blocked and download blocked add-ons.
When you’ve finished you can simply go back to the app and disconnect. You can of course reconnect at any time while you have an active subscription with IPVanish.