Table of Content
- 1 How to install Sofa TV on Firestick?
- 1.1 1- Go to Firestick home
- 1.2 2- Select firestick Settings
- 1.3 3- Open My Fire TV
- 1.4 4- Choose Developer Options
- 1.5 5- Select Apps from Unknown Sources
- 1.6 6- Enable Apps from Unknown Sources
- 1.7 7- Open Search option
- 1.8 8- Type Downloader
- 1.9 9- Select Downloader
- 1.10 10- Select Download
- 1.11 11- Wait…
- 1.12 12- Open Downloader
- 1.13 13- Select OK
- 1.14 14- Select the URL Box
- 1.15 15- Enter Download Address
- 1.16 16- Wait…
- 1.17 17- Select Install
- 1.18 18- Wait…
- 1.19 19- Select Done
- 1.20 20- Select Delete
- 1.21 21- Confirm Delete
- 2 How to watch anonymously on Firestick?
- 3 How to watch Sofa TV on Firestick?
Sofa TV is a fresh Android supported application that provides clean UI for watching free Bollywood and Hollywood movies. In this tutorial, I’ll be taking you through the step-by-step process to download Sofa TV Apk and install it on Firestick. It’s not available on the official App Store, but we shall sideload it externally. The process works for all Amazon Fire TV Devices including Fire TV Stick 4K and Fire TV Cube.
There are hundreds of free apps that do not charge anything for watching movies and tv shows. Sofa TV is one of them, that designed for a user-friendly interface. It has a clean UI that consists of only two folders on the front dashboard, wiz. Bollywood and Hollywood.
Also read: How to install Cinema APK on Firestick
This app is consistently adding the latest movies in both the folders. So, you can find all the fresh and old movies on Sofa TV App. It supports all the Android-operated devices like- Android Phones/Tablets, Android Smart TV, Android Streaming Boxes, and Amazon Fire TV Devices.
Definitely it scraps streaming links through a set of codes and scripts, hence you could end-up streaming copyrighted links. The copyright holder can take legal action anytime. We strongly suggest you watch only copyright-free videos that fall under the public domain. You’ll be responsible for all your activities. Read out full Disclaimer.
How to install Sofa TV on Firestick?
1- Go to Firestick home
Make sure your Firestick is connected with a WiFi network. Your Firestick homepage will load correctly if it’s connected with a WiFi network. Go to Firestick home to make sure, all the options loaded completely.
2- Select firestick Settings
Now, with the help of your Firestick remote, go to the settings option of Firestick. Because, in order to install any third-party app on Firestick, we have to change some settings. Downloader is used to sideload APK files on Firestick.
3- Open My Fire TV
Once you press the right-side button on your Firestick remote, you’ll see an option as “My Fire TV“. Scroll there and press the select button on the remote.
4- Choose Developer Options
As I told earlier, we have to do some changes in Firestick default settings. Select Developer Options from the list.
5- Select Apps from Unknown Sources
Here you’ll find two options: ADB Debugging and Apps from Unknown Sources; here enabling Apps from Unknown Sources are compulsory to install any third-party app on Firestick. ADB Debugging is optional, you can Enable it or keep it OFF.
6- Enable Apps from Unknown Sources
Once you follow the above step, a warning pop-up will appear on your TV screen. Just select the Turn ON option to move further.
7- Open Search option
Once you enabled the Apps from Unknown Sources, just press the home button on firestick remote. Now, using the left-side button, go to the Search option.
8- Type Downloader
Here, we are going to install the Downloader app on Firestick. So, type Downloader in the search option and select it to open in the app store.
9- Select Downloader
10- Select Download
You can see Downloader is available to download. Just press the Download button to install on your FireTVStick.
Downloader is installing on your Firestick. Please wait for a few seconds on Downloader will be installed.
12- Open Downloader
You can directly open the Downloader app from here. Or you can go to Firestick Home> My Apps> Open Downloader.
13- Select OK
A Quick Start Guide is showing on your TV screen. Just select OK to start using Downloader on Firestick.
14- Select the URL Box
Here you can enter the download link of any application package.
15- Enter Download Address
The download address of Apk file is – https://www.firestickhelp.com/sofa
It may take a few seconds to download the APK package. Wait till Sofa TV Apk is downloaded on your Firestick.
17- Select Install
Once the file is downloaded, you’ll be directly jumped to the installation wizard. Select the Install button to begin the installation process.
The application is installing on your Fire TV. Wait, till the installation is complete.
19- Select Done
That’s it…! The app has been installed on your Firestick. Select ‘Done‘ and go to Firestick Home. Once you press the back button, you’ll be asked whether you want to Delete or Keep the APK file on your Firestick storage. You can delete it for clearing some space.
Note- Before launching the app, make sure your Firestick connected to a secure VPN server. I’m already connected to Express VPN, so I’ll open it from here.
20- Select Delete
You can Delete the APK file to clean your internal storage. This is optional if you want to keep it, click Done.
21- Confirm Delete
That’s it. You have successfully installed the Sofa TV on Firestick. Now your device is ready to stream.
Using unofficial apps are not safe. You need to be very careful while using any third-party application on your device. Everything you watching on is visible to your ISP and Government. This means, streaming copyrighted content (free movies, TV shows, Sports) might get you into legal trouble.
However, there’s a proven method to hide all your streaming activities from ISP and Government. You require a trusted and secure VPN to bypass all surveillance and keep yourself anonymous.
How to watch anonymously on Firestick?
Express VPN is a #1 VPN for hiding streaming activities and content unblocking. It has 6000+ fast and secure servers to connect and it’s compatible with Fire TV devices.
So, before using these unofficial apps, connect to the Express VPN server. You can follow these steps to secure your data from the prying eyes…
- Step #1- Sign Up for an Express VPN account HERE. It comes with a 30-days money-back guarantee. You can take a refund if you don’t like the service (I bet, you’ll love it).
- Step #2- Go to the Search option (magnifying glass icon) on your Fire TV and type “Express VPN“.
- Step #3- Select Express VPN from Apps & Games list.
- Step #4- Download Express VPN on your Fire TV.
- Step #5- Now Open Express VPN on your Fire TV.
- Step #6- Select Sign In option.
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- Step #7- Enter username (Email ID) and password then choose Sign In.
- Step #8- Select OK option.
- Step #9- Again Select the OK button.
- Step #10- Select a server location and connect now.
Now you can watch anything anonymously and all your streaming activities are hidden.
How to watch Sofa TV on Firestick?
I’m assuming that you’ve connected to a VPN server. Before watching anything free Firestick, hide your activities from Government and ISP tracking.
Follow these steps to watch Sofa TV on Firestick-
Once you’ve connected to a VPN server, press the Home button on your Firestick remote to minimize it.
2- Select See All
Go to Your Apps & Channels and press and hold the right-side button on Firestick remote. Once you find ‘See All‘, select it to view all installed apps on Fire TV.
3- Select Sofa TV
You’ll find the Sofa TV in the last of all the apps. Select it to launch on Firestick.
4- Select a Folder
There are two main folders- Bollywood and Hollywood. Select any of your choices.
5- Choose a movie
You can find thousands of movies divided into different categories. Select the Movie of your choice.
6- Select Watch
Here are some details about your chosen movie. Click the watch button to proceed further.
7- Select video quality
Depending upon many factors, you’ll be asked to select video quality. Some movies are in 720p while some are available in 4K quality. Select a video quality as per your TV screen resolution.
8- Select Play
Either you can use Play or Play With… option to choose a different video player. For now, I’m selecting the Play button to watch with an inbuilt player.
9- Enjoy streaming
Sofa TV is now ready to watch. You’ll get recent movies in Bollywood as well as Hollywood categories. Enjoy streaming…
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