With the rise of digital streaming platforms, a lot of youth is moving away from old fashioned cable TV. Using the Internet to watch web series, movies, sports channel and news on their big-screen television. With each individual in the family buying the subscription to platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hotstar etc has unknowingly taken the toll on their expenditure which was just initially limited to one cable connection per TV at home.
But do you know how you can stream Web series like Mirzapur, Money Heist, watch sports tournament like IPL, UEFA Champions league without buying a subscription to Amazon Prime, Sony Liv and Netflix?
Well the solution is a simple combination – Amazon Firestick + Thop TV
Brief Overview of Amazon Firestick
Amazon Firestick is a video streaming device developed by Amazon. Fire TV stick is the entry-level product in Amazon’s streaming media player family, priced at cheap value starting from Rs 2000 till Rs 4000 on an average. A firestick is a dongle or a USB flash drive shaped device with an HDMI port in the front. It can be connected to any TV with an HDMI port. Firestick does not store any files within itself, it works as a full-featured streaming player and thus turning any TV with an HDMI port into a smart TV.
Unboxing Of Amazon Firestick
How to Use Amazon Firestick with your TV
Connect the Amazon firestick directly to the TV’s HDMI output port and give power to the device using the given adapter.
In case your TV doesn’t have enough space at the back of the TV, then you can use the given HDMI extender to connect to the TV.
On connecting with the TV, switch the source of the TV to HDMI and your firestick will start. Remember firestick is like your smartphone only where you can install apps. So to watch the channels you can download apps of Respective Streaming platforms like Amazon Prime, Netflix, Sony Liv, Hotstar and many more. Since all of these are paid platforms you need to spend some extra money to view web series and TV shows. For this comes to rescue Thop TV.
What is Thop TV ?
With more than 3000 TV channels, Web series, TV shows and more ThopTV is a third-party free streaming service with Ad support. This service is not directly supported on the Firestick platform. This is a very common and most popular platform in India and worldwide.
But, you can use the ThopTV app on the Firestick through the steps defined below. Install Thop TV on your Amazon Firestick and you get free access to loads to streaming platforms for free. Watch all the normal TV channels like Discovery, Sony, Sab, Amazon Prime videos, Netflix web series and movies, IPL or any other sport, by downloading Thop TV and install it. Find the Thop TV firestick installation guide below.
To download Thop TV on your firestick follow the given steps
- Go to Firestick Settings -> My Fire TV or Device Option -> Developer ->Allow Apps from unknown sources.
- Click on the Search icon -> type in “Downloader” and search for it.
- From the results click on Downloader.
- Under the Apps & Games -> click on Downloader app -> click on get and download will begin.
- Now open Downloader App -> select the URL bar and enter https://bit.ly/2TvZFXM and click on Go.
- This will start downloading the Thop TV Apk on the Firestick. Once Thop TV downloaded install and open the application.
Hurray …!! Those are the steps to download thop TV to our firestick.
Now you can go to Thop TV application and it has different Live TV’s Jasmine TV, Tulip TV, Xyris TV, Rockstar TV, Luminous TV, Iris TV, Heather TV, Sunflower TV, and Religious TV.
You can find all tv series like Money Heist, Friends, Two and a half men, Amazon prime videos, Netflix movies and web series. You can find all the channels which you get on TV cable like Aaj Tak, ZNews, Republic TV etc on the mentioned TV channels like Jasmine TV, Tulip TV.
Now, you can watch all the possible TV channels, Web series, Movies and TV shows on your big-screen television and chill.
Similar to Thop TV we can install JIO TV on a firestick. It gives access to JIO cinema, JIO music, and all TV cable channels for free on Firestick.
As we speak about it, different type of fire stick is available online. Google’s Chromecast, Xiaomi Mi Box and Amazon’s fire stick each has contributed their part in today world.
Variants of Amazon Fire Tv Stick
Technology has come so far, it seems like it was yesterday. A few years back from now it was hard to imagine live streaming and watching movies or tv channels online. Cable operators to dish tv or tata sky have been a part of life so has Amazon’s creation, Alexa. Now it’s easy to plug in a device in your TV and get ready to be entertained for hours with the latest generation of streaming media player brand in India
Let’s check out varients available online and compare them. Although choosing amongst them is a tough choice as they all are equally good. Opting for a variant also depends on which configuration of TV you are currently using and it’s always recommended to have a HIGHSPEED Internet before you buy a firestick.
As mentioned above if you have an Ultra HD TV with a resolution up to 4K you should definitely go for Fire TV Stick 4K but in BBO recommendation we would suggest to bag Firestick 2nd or 3rd generation with Alexa voice remote, as it is value for money and you enjoy the leisure of live streaming.
So if you are looking forward to saving the year-round subscription of cable tv i.e tata sky or dish tv. It’s recommended to get Fire TV Stick and enjoy endless movie time with super savings. However, if you wonder to watch the latest release of web series or a blockbuster just register to amazon prime for a seamless experience.