JioTV is an online video streaming app in which you can stream movies, TV shows, series, music, sports and more as it has more than 600 TV channels and live shows. You can any live sports match or any live events with this app. It is a perfect alternative for cable TV subscription. You don’t need to pay extra money to stream TV channels. If you have a valid internet data pack, you can stream all the JioTV channels for free. Let us see how to download and install JioTV on Firestick easily.
JioTV is exclusively available for Jio customers. Other network users can’t get access to JioTV. The app is available on Android and iOS smartphones. With JioTV app, you can get instant access to all the TV programs. It allows you to stream the videos in different qualities. JioTV is not available in the Amazon App Store. You need to download it from third-party downloader like Downloader or ES File Explorer.
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Features of JioTV
The smartphone app JioTV comes with smart features too. Here are the features of JioTV.
- JioTV has more than 600 live channels and 100+ HD channels in its gazette.
- It has video content from all the categories like movies, music, sports, business, education, infotainment, kids and more.
- With JioTV, you can’t miss any new updates and even watch past live events.
- You can choose your liked channels and mark it as your favourite. Stream your favourite videos at your convenience.
- You can stream all the trending and popular events.
How to install JioTV on Firestick
JioTV is not available in Amazon App Store. You need to install the app from third party sources.
- Using Downloader.
- Using ES File Explorer.
To install any app form sources other than the Amazon App Store, you need to turn on Apps from Unknown Sources.
Getting Your Firestick Ready | App from Unknown Sources
Follow the below instructions to turn on App from Unknown Sources.
#1 Go to the Settings in your Home Screen of your Amazon Firestick smart TV.
#2 Choose My Fire TV or Devices in the Settings menu.
#3 Tap Developer Options in the list of options displayed.
#4 In the Developer Options menu, click Apps from Unknown Sources to turn on if it is turned off.
#5 Click Turn On to confirm your selection.
#6 Turn On ADB debugging too in a similar way you turn on Apps from Unknown Sources.
Steps to install JioTV on Firestick using Downloader
Since JioTV is not available in the Amazon App Store, you need to have any third party app downloader. Install Downloader for Firestick and launch the app.
#1 While opening the app, click Allow if any pop up prompts.
#2 Click Home button. In the search bar type the JioTV’s URL http://bit.ly/2kR02ib and click Go.
#3 Click the Next button to download the apk file of the app.
#4 Now, click Install to start the installation process.
#5 When the app is installed, click Open to run the JioTV app.
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Steps to install JioTV on Firestick using ES File Explorer
ES File Explorer is similar to Downloader app. If you find any inconvenience using the Downloader app, install ES File Explorer app for Firestick.
#1 Open the ES File Explorer app.
#2 Click the Downloader icon in the window.
#3 Tap the +New icon in the bottom of the window.
#4 In the Path area, type the JioTV’s URL http://bit.ly/2kR02ib. In the Name area, type the name of the app and click Download Now
#5 When you get the Downloaded successfully screen, click Open File.
#6 Now. click Install and wait for the installation to finish.
#7 Tap Open to launch the app.
Now the app will be listed on your Amazon Firestick apps list.
Steps to cast JioTV on Firestick
When you try to open the app, if you get this error message “Your device is not compatible for JioTV Firestick”, close the app and follow this simple solution to the error.
#1 Connect your smartphone and smart TV to the same WiFi network.
#2 On your Firestick, press and hold the Home button until the Menu appears. Choose Mirroring feature.
#3 On your smartphone, go to Cast option and click it. In the list of devices, tap your Firestick TV. Now, open the JioTV app on your smartphone. It will be cast to your Amazon Firestick.
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