How to Download Vudu on Fire Stick

Rent movies and shows easier with the Vudu app on Fire Stick

What to Know

  • On Fire Stick: Go to Find > Search box > type "Vudu" or use voice control and find "Vudu" app > select Vudu and download.
  • Vudu offers unique features for a streaming service.
  • Vudu operates similarly to iTunes.

This article will explain how to download the Vudu on a Fire Stick.

Can You Play Vudu on Amazon Fire Stick?

Yes, there is a Vudu app available for the Fire Stick.

Downloading Vudu on Your Fire Stick

It’s simple to download Vudu on your Fire Stick. Please follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to the home screen on your Amazon Fire Stick by selecting the Home button.

    Fire Stick screen with the Home Button highlighted
  2. Select Find from the top menu bar.

    Fire Stick Home screen with Find highlighted
  3. Select the Search box.

    Fire Stick screen with Search highlighted
  4. Type “Vudu” into the search box. Your Fire Stick should populate the term after you type the first two letters.

    Fire Stick Search box highlighting Vu being typed to bring up Vudu

    Note

    Fire Stick users can also utilize voice control features of Fire Stick. However, this is only available in certain countries.

  5. Select Vudu and follow the on-screen prompts to download Vudu to your Fire Stick.

How Do I Watch Vudu Movies on My Fire Stick for Free?

One of the features Vudu shares with other services such as IMDB.TV is by offering limited content choices for free. However, you can’t access these choices directly from your Fire Stick. You won’t see a “free” option on your onscreen menu.

Therefore, you have to get creative and cast to your Fire Stick from your PC. Follow these steps to do so.

Setting up Your Fire Stick for Mirroring

Before setting up your PC, you'll need to prepare your Fire Stick for mirroring. Follow these quick steps below to set up screen mirroring on your Fire Stick:

  1. Press and hold the Home button on your Amazon Fire Stick until the menu appears.

  2. Select Mirroring.

  3. Your Fire Stick is now ready to receive data from your PC.

Setting up Your PC for Mirroring

Next, we will set up your PC. Follow these steps below to set up screen mirroring on your PC:

  1. From the menu bar, select the Notifications icon.

  2. Select Connect.

  3. You should see a list of your available wireless displays and audio devices.

  4. Select your Amazon Fire Stick.

Is Peacock Available on Fire Stick?

Another app worth your while is Peacock. NBC and Universal Studios produce it and also offer free content along with paid subscription options. It’s also available for your Fire Stick.

How Do I Download Peacock on Fire Stick?

To download Peacock on Fire Stick, please follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to your Fire Stick home screen by pressing the Home button.

  2. Select Find from the menu bar.

  3. Select the Search box.

  4. Type “Peacock” into the search box. It should auto-populate after typing the first few letters.

    Fire Stick search function highlighting typing "PE" to find the Peacock app
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to download the app.

The great part of Peacock is you don’t need to enter any credit card information to access the free content. Therefore, this app is a beautiful addition to any Fire Stick collection, free from the fear of accidental in-app purchases resulting in an unexpected bill.

FAQ
  • How do I download Kodi on a Fire Stick?

    To download Kodi on your Fire Stick, navigate to Settings and select Device > Developer Options. Enable Apps From Unknown Sources. Go to the Amazon App Store and download the Downloader app. Direct the Downloader app to the Kodi website and download the 32-bit Kodi installation, and then follow the configuration prompts.

  • How do I download Cinema on a Fire Stick?

    To download the Cinema HD APK onto your Fire Stick, you'll need to sideload the app, as you can't get it from the Amazon App Store. First, download the Downloader app from the Amazon App store. On your Fire Stick, go to Settings > Device > Developer Options > Install Unknown Apps. Enable Downloader, open Downloader, click on the URL field, enter https://www.firesticktricks.com/cinema to download the APK file for Cinema HD, and follow the prompts.

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