Disney Plus is one of the biggest hubs of entertainment giants like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, and Hulu. This means it carries a vast array of content and everything you could access that is Disney. You get to enjoy popular programs like Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and 20th Century Fox. Also, Disney has acquired Fox in 2019, so you have additional access to popular programs, such as The Simpsons.
Ever since it was made available on Amazon devices (including FireStick) on November 12, 2019; it has become one of the most downloaded video streaming services on the Amazon Store.
Now, Disney Plus is available for Amazon Fire TV devices. This guide also works for FireStick 4K, and Fire TV Cube. One great feature is it is fully compatible with Alexa for a voice command to play movies and shows within the app. Moreover, Disney+ on FireStick is truly amazing and is highly anticipated.
How to access Disney+ outside the USA?
Disney+ was initially released only in the USA, the Netherlands, and Canada. It has now been expanded to New Zealand, Australia, Puerto Rico, India (via Hotstar), the UK, and select European countries.
Disney Plus is available at some specific locations only. If you want to watch Disney+ the USA content outside the USA, change your IP address with Express VPN.
Connect to the USA server and watch Disney Plus outside the USA.
Follow these steps-
- Install Express VPN and Setup on Firestick.
- Sign Up for Disney+ USA subscription plan.
- Install Disney+ on Firestick (Steps are written below).
- Connect to Express VPN and select any USA server.
- Open Disney+ and Sign In.
- Start watching everything you want.
Disney Plus Subscriptions/Pricing
The pricing of Disney Plus in the United States starting as low as $6.99 per month. There is another plan where you’ll be charged $12.99/month but you can also watch Hulu on the same subscription charges. If you subscribe to the yearly plan, it’ll cost $69.99 per year where you can save $14.
In Canada, it costs $8.99 per month and $89.99 per year. So, you can watch everything in 4K HDR and up to 4 devices.
There are bundled offers as well. There is a bundle of Disney+, Hulu (ad-supported), ESPN+ for $12.99 per month. It’s optional if you want to add Disney Plus to your current subscription of the Hulu service.
You can enjoy the following benefits for subscribing with DisneyPlus :
- 4K UHD support
- Dolby Atmos available
- HDR 10 and Dolby Vision support
- Up to 4 simultaneous connections
- Tons of Disney content and originals
- Content can be downloaded onto the device storage for offline viewing
Compared with Netflix and HBO subscriptions, Disney Plus is relatively cheaper and slightly more expensive than Apple TV+.
How to install Disney Plus on Firestick?
In order to install Disney Plus on Firestick, follow these steps-
1. Select Firestick Search
You’ll see a magnifying glass icon in the left corner of Firestick screen. That’s the search option and you can install any apps from the Amazon App Store.
2. Type Disney Plus
Using your Fire TV remote, type Disney Plus. Once you start typing, a few recommendations will automatically appear. Choose Disney+ from them.
3. Select Disney+
You’ll see Disney+ in Apps & Games recommendation. Select that to jump on the installation wizard.
4. Select the ‘Download’ button
If you already installed Disney+ before, a ‘Download‘ button appears on your TV screen. First-time users will see the ‘Get‘ button there. Select the Download/Get button to begin the installation.
Disney+ app is downloading and automatically installed on Firestick. Please wait until then.
6. Select ‘Open’
Disney+ has been successfully installed on your Firestick. Now you can watch anything you want. Select the ‘Open‘ option to launch it.
7. Select ‘Login’
If you already have a Disney+ account, you can log in here. If not subscribed yet, open your PC browser, then go to https://www.disneyplus.com/sign-up/ to sign-up for an account.
This is a simple easy guide to set up DisneyPlus. The app provides an easy to use interface and that on its official launching it gained a high demand in an instant.
Its popular demand once became controversial along with Amazon. Fortunately, both companies have appeared to reach an agreement. It’s about time to enjoy this incredible streaming service.
You can now access tons of Disney owned content including hundreds of Movies and TV Shows to choose from with Disney Plus installed on your Firestick.