To get an ultimate TV experience, pair your Amazon firestick along with Netflix. This duo could be a great cord cutter and an affordable alternative for your cable TV subscription. Netflix has a huge collection of premium movies, TV shows, series, documentaries, Netflix original series, comedy, sports, and whatnot. You can experience all of these in ultra HD quality including 5.1 surround sound in devices like Fire TV 2nd generation (2015) and higher, Fire TV 4K, Fire TV Cube. Let us see, how to install and watch Netflix on Firestick with screenshots.
Netflix is one of the most preferred streaming apps among many. With the premium Netflix subscription, you can watch anything on the app without the annoying ads. It supports subtitles on any language, so watch contents in other languages is not so complex. Netflix is available on almost all platforms like Android, iOS, Linux, and compatible devices so that you can pause watching in one of your devices and continue on another. It has the chromecast support and so you can stream it on your Chromecast connected TVs and monitors.
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How to Set up Netflix For Firestick
Netflix is available as a native app on the Amazon app store. So getting it on the firestick is a simple process. Turn on your Firestick and follow these steps.
#1 Click the Search on the Firestick home screen.
#2 Type Netflix and from the results, tap on Netflix.
#3 Click on the original Netflix app from the results thrown by Amazon firestick.
#4 Click Get to download. The app installs automatically after the download.
#5 You will see the icon changes to Downloading.
#6 After which, it changes to Installing.
#7 Click Open to launch the app.
#8 Sign in or log in to the app with your email address and password.
In a few seconds, your account is synced and you can start streaming your favourite shows.
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Netflix Not Working on Firestick Issue
In certain cases, you may face certain issues with Netflix on Firestick like playback issues, video lags, buffering issues, etc. “Sorry, we could not reach the Netflix service” error, code 0013 is one of the common problems that can be rectified in minutes. These issues arise with many other apps and Netlfix is not only the app that is affected by this. Follow the simple steps below to get rid of Netflix buffering issues.
#1 Scroll to the Settings menu on top.
#2 Go to Applications > Manage Installed Applications.
#3 Scroll to and click on Netflix.
#4 You will see a set of options. Click on Force Stop to stop all of its operations on firestick.
#5 Now click on Clear Cache to remove the cache files of Netflix on Firestick.
Now relaunch the application and the error would have vanished.
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To Sum Up
Netflix on firestick is a complete all in one package that can satisfy all your entertainment and streaming needs. It has videos under all the categories and you can never run of out videos on Netflix. It also has contents on HDR if you have a smart TV with HDR support. So Netflix is truly a premium subscription app with premium videos that you cannot find anywhere else. Comment below your thoughts on Netflix for firestick.