In this tutorial, you will find the step-by-step instructions to install Apollo TV on FireStick. This on-demand app works on Fire TV Cube, FireStick, Fire TV Stick 4K and other Amazon Fire TV line of devices.
Apollo TV for FireStick offers a wide range of on-demand content. Whether you are looking for movies, shows, documentaries, docuseries or more, you will find loads of stuff here. The app has all the latest movies and episodes as well. Furthermore, new content is constantly added to its library.
Apollo TV is essentially a mobile app designed for touch devices. You will notice that the app is not exactly very remote-friendly. You will need Mouse Toggle to use the app and interact with it. We have a detailed guide on how to install and use Mouse Toggle on FireStick.
The reason why I decided to write this guide on Apollo TV APK is that many of our readers have asked for it and there is a chance you may also be looking for it. However, if you are looking for apps that are fully remote-compatible, you may take a look at our list of best apps.
Steps to Install Apollo TV on FireStick
Attention FireStick Users: Read before you continue
Governments and ISPs across the world monitor their users' online activities. If found streaming copyrighted content on your Fire TV Stick, you could get into serious trouble. Currently, your IP is visible to everyone. I strongly recommend you to get a good FireStick VPN and hide your identity so that your movie viewing experience doesn’t take a bad turn.
I use ExpressVPN which is the fastest and most secure VPN in the industry. It is very easy to install on any device including Amazon Fire TV Stick. Also, it comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. If you don't like their service, you can always ask for a refund. ExpressVPN also has a special deal where you can get 3 months free and save 49% on annual plan.
Here are the reasons why you must use a VPN all the time.
1- After powering up your FireStick, go to the top and select the Settings option in the menu
2- Within Settings, go to My Fire TV and click it
3- Now open Developer Options
4- To allow installation of Apollo TV, the option Apps from Unknown Sources on the next screen should be ON
Click this option if it is OFF
5- When you see this warning message, dismiss it by clicking Turn On
Apollo TV is a safe app. There is nothing to worry about it
6- We now go back to the home window of FireStick (you may press the Home button on the remote once or press the back button repeatedly)
On the home window, we again navigate to the top and select the magnifying glass image in the upper-left corner
7- We now look up for the app called Downloader. It is a sideloading tool for FireStick and we will use it to install Apollo TV. When Downloader appears in the search results click it. Now, follow the onscreen instructions to download and install this app
Note: Visit our detailed guide on how to sideload apps on FireStick for more information
8- Run the Downloader app
Select Settings in the left side menu
9- Click the Home tab on the left side menu. Go to the right section and click the URL field
10- Type in the following path/URL using the onscreen keyboard prompt: apollotv.xyz
Click GO (or press Play/Pause button on your remote)
11- You are now redirected to the Browser section of the Downloader app where the following webpage will load up
Go ahead and click the Download link on the page
12- Wait until the Downloader app downloads the Apollo TV APK on your device
13- Click Install when the APK download is finished
14- Wait for the App installed message/notification
You are free to click Open. This will run the app instantly.
However, I recommend clicking Done (I will tell you why in the next step)
15- Click Delete
We are going to delete the Apollo TV APK, which we downloaded but which is not needed anymore as the app is already installed. This will spare some space on the FireStick storage, which is very limited
16- Click Delete again
So, that is how we install the Apollo TV APK on FireStick.
Your FireStick / Fire TV is now all ready to stream your favorite content. However, before you start, I would like to warn you that everything you stream online is visible to your ISP and Government. This means, streaming free movies, TV shows, Sports might get you into legal trouble.
Thankfully, there is a foolproof way to keep all your streaming activities hidden from your ISP and the Government. All you need is a good VPN for Fire Stick. A VPN will mask your original IP which is and will help you bypass Online Surveillance, ISP throttling, and content geo-restrictions.
We do not encourage the violation of the copyright laws. But, what if you end up streaming content from an illegitimate source unintentionally? It is not always easy to tell the difference between a legit and illegal source.
Step 1: Subscribe to ExpressVPN HERE. It comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. Meaning, you can use it freely for the first 30-days and if you are not satisfied with the performance (which is highly unlikely), you can ask for the full refund.
Step 2: Power ON your Fire TV / Stick and go to the “Search” option on the extreme left. Now type “Expressvpn” (without quotes) in the search bar and select ExpressVPN when it shows up in the search results
Step 3: Click “Download” to install the ExpressVPN app for Fire TV / Stick.
Step 4: Open the app and enter your login credentials which you created while buying the ExpressVPN subscription. Click “Sign in”
You can also read more detailed info on using ExpressVPN with Fire TV / Stick.
How to Access Apollo TV App on FireStick
If you are looking for Apollo TV on the home window of FireStick, you are not going to find it there. You will need to go to the Your Apps & Channels section. Here is how you can do that:
– On the FireStick home window, scroll down and highlight the row named Your Apps & Channels
– Now go to the far left (or far right) and click See All
– Scroll down to the bottom where you will find Apollo TV app
Note: You may also navigate to FireStick Settings > Applications > Manage Installed Applications > Apollo TV > Launch Application
How to Use Apollo TV on FireStick
If you are using the app for the first time, you will need to go through a series of setup windows.
Note: Please remember that you can interact with Apollo TV only with Mouse Toggle. Make sure you install Mouse Toggle before you proceed.
On the first window, you may choose your desired language. English is selected by default
Next window lets you customize the appearance.
To scroll, activate Mouse Toggle, press the Select and up/down navigation keys on your remote together
This window lets you choose the default player and also sign in to your Trakt account.
You may now choose your favorite categories. The app will recommend content based on the choices you make here
When the app asks for permission, click Allow
You will find the following tabs on the bottom of the main screen of the app: Home, TV Shows, Movies, and Favorites
By clicking the menu in the top-right corner, you can access the app Settings
As I said, Apollo TV is an app for touch devices. But, you can make it work on your Amazon FireStick with Mouse Toggle. If you are not comfortable using Mouse Toggle, you may try one of the other apps from our collection of best apps for Amazon Fire Stick. Apollo TV APK has a decent collection of content. If you can work your way around navigation with Mouse Toggle, you will have plenty to watch.
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Written by David Minister
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