With your Fire TV, you can use all of the major streaming services and watch movies with Prime Video. However, there are many more apps to add to your collection that will give you even more TV shows, movies, sports, news, and more. Here are some of the hidden gems on Fire TV.
The Yahoo app has everything you need to stay up to date on current events. You’ll get content from Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Entertainment, Yahoo News, and Huffington Post, along with live events, cooking videos, and more.
The website loaded with facts, quotes, and information about movies has an app for Fire TV. With IMDb TV, you can watch a catalog of free movies as well as learning more about how the movies were made and getting behind the scenes extras.
NewsON airs live, local TV newscasts for free. This Fire TV app live streams over 200 local news stations from across the country. Missed a report? Most stations allow you to watch a newscast for up to 48 hours after airing.
STIRR is Sinclair’s free streaming service. This one has a little bit of everything, including movies, news, sports, and entertainment. Choose the city closest to you for a local news feed, or choose Washington DC for news from the nation’s capital.
Looking for the latest in entertainment news? This app offers free access to live streaming entertainment news and the latest Hollywood headlines. Get celebrity news, lie coverage of awards shows, and flashbacks to memorable moments.
FilmRise has several channels for specific genres of film and TV, but they also have a general app for the Fire TV where you’ll find a large catalog of shows and movies, all for free. Binge watch seasons of popular shows and search movies by genre with this ad-supported app.
One of the best weather apps available, WeatherNation has all of the information you’ll need to stay on top of your local weather and what’s happening around the country. On the app, you’ll see current forecasts, weather alerts, and weather related stories from trusted sources.
True crime fans will want to check out the Law & Crime Network app. Use this app to watch live court videos, coverage of high profile trials, and legal analysis from the professionals. You’ll find top cases, celebrity justice, and crazy crimes.
PopcornFlix is a free movie app with new and classic movies. PopcornFlix Kids is a family friendly version of the app. The ad-supported service is full of movies and TV shows that are fun for the whole family, with ratings clearly labeled to help parents pick and choose content for the kids.
CW Seed has over 1000 hours of content from some popular shows like Schitt’s Creek, Girlfriends, Whose Line Is It Anyway?, and Pushing Daisies. You’ll find complete series and some original content on the completely free channel.
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