On your Amazon Firestick, you can browse the internet too. Apart from the Silk browser, Google Chrome is the best browser for your Firestick. It is the most secure and fast browser. With Google Chrome on your Firestick, you can get the browsing experience which other browsers don’t give. It is considered the most convenient browser among the users as it is having a simple user interface. According to the fact, Chrome is the most downloaded browser on the internet. Google Chrome browser can be installed on Firestick without any trouble and in this article let us see how to install Chrome on Firestick. Fire TV 4K, and Fire TV Cube.
Google Chrome is one of the oldest browsers on the internet. Chrome is more of a search engine than a browser, so you can get customized result for your search query. If you use any other browser, you will go with the search engine Google. If you use Chrome, your default search engine is Google. With this, you will get search results on a vast range and tailored for you. Follow the below steps to install the Google Chrome browser to your Firestick.
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Features of Google Chrome
Chrome browser by Google is the best of its kind. Like every other Google app, the features of Chrome are up to the mark.
- Google Chrome is a fast browser. With Chrome on your Firestick, you can browse swiftly without any fuss.
- By using Chrome, you can get the most personalized results for your search query.
- You can also browse privately in Incognito Mode without worrying about your search history.
- Chrome is not only for browsing. You can view your offline images, play your offline songs and videos using Chrome browser.
- You can also use Voice Search to surf the internet.
- Chrome has its own inbuilt translator. You can translate the whole web page to your preferred language.
How to Install Google Chrome on Firestick
Google Chrome is not available in the Amazon App Store. You need to download the app from third party sources. You can download the Google Chrome app in two ways.
- Using Downloader.
- Using ES File Explorer.
Getting Firestick Ready | Apps from Unknown Sources
If you download any app from sources other than Amazon App Store, you need to give permission to apps which are downloaded from third-party sources.
#1 Tap the Settings in the Home Screen of your Firestick smart TV.
#2 Choose My Fire TV / Devices in the Settings menu.
#3 Choose Developer Options in the list.
#4 Select Apps from Unknown Sources to turn it on, if it is turned off.
#5 Click Turn On to confirm your selection.
#6 Do the same procedure to Turn On the ABD debugging.
Practice 1: Steps to install Google Chrome Browser on Firestick using Downloader
Downloader is one of the best apps to download apps which are not available in the Amazon App Store. If you don’t have the app, install Downloader for Firestick here with all the necessary guidelines.
#1 Open the Downloader app. Tap Allow if any pop up prompts.
#2 Click the Home button. In the search bar, type the Google Chrome’s URL http://bit.ly/2l0Wfis and click GO.
#3 Wait for the download to complete.
#4 After the download is complete, tap the Next button.
#5 Click Install in the next screen to start the installation process.
#6 When the app is installed, tap Open to open the browser.
#7 Finish the preliminary steps and start browsing in your Chrome Browser.
Google Chrome is not available in the Amazon App Store. If you download it from third party sources, the navigation are not suited for Firestick Remote. Install Mouse Toggle for Firestick for easy navigation in the Google Chrome Browser.
Practice 2: Steps to download Google Chrome Browser on Firestick using ES File Explorer
ES File Explorer is an alternative to Downloader app. If you find any difficulties using the Downloader app, you can go for ES File Explorer. Install the ES File Explorer for Firestick here with all the necessary guidelines.
#1 Open the ES File Explorer app on your Firestick.
#2 Click the Downloader icon in the screen.
#3 Tap the +New button at the bottom of the screen.
#4 In the Path area, type the Google Chrome’s URL http://bit.ly/2l0Wfis. In the Name area, type any name or respective name of the app.
#5 Wait for the download to complete.
#6 After the download is complete, click Install and Next in the subsequent screen to start the installation process.
#7 After the installation is complete, click Open to open the browser.
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Google Chrome is a unique browser which gives the best browsing experience. It is a perfect alternative to the inbuilt Silk browser. Install the Google Chrome Browser using one of the ways mentioned above and start browsing. If you have any doubts during the installation, let us know in the comments section.