Undoubtedly, Amazon Fire Tablets are the best option for the people who are seeking for the budget-friendly tablets with all the necessary features. The main disadvantage in Amazon Fire tablets is that it lacks some of the popular applications like YouTube, Netflix, Facebook, Gmail and many more. Due to the clash with Google, Amazon has removed the Google applications from its tablets. YouTube is a popular streaming service used around the world. It’s disappointing to see YouTube app is not allowed in the Amazon App Store. Hence, we will show you how to watch YouTube videos on the Amazon Fire Tablet.

YouTube
YouTube

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How to watch YouTube Videos on Amazon Fire Tablet?

The easiest way to watch YouTube videos on the Amazon Fire Tablet is by using the web browser. Just open the web browser (Silk browser) available on your Fire tablet and visit the official web page of YouTube (www.youtube.com). Sign in with your Google account credentials and enjoy streaming your favorite YouTube videos. You can also watch YouTube videos through the dedicated YouTube app. Unfortunately, the application has been removed from the Amazon App Store due to the clash between Amazon and Google. But, you can install YouTube app by sideloading method.

Step 1: Open Silk browser and download the latest version of following apk files from the third party web sites like Apk Mirror or Apk pure.

  • Google Play Store
  • Google Play Services
  • Google Service Framework
  • Google Account Manager

NOTE: Before downloading these files, you need to enable unknown sources permission on your tablet. You can enable that feature by navigating to Settings -> Applications -> Turn on Unknown source.

YouTube on Amazon Fire Tablet
YouTube on Amazon Fire Tablet

Step 2: Open file manager and navigate to the location where you have stored those files.

Step 3: Now, install those four applications by running their respective installer files.

Step 4: After installing those apps, open Google Play Store.

Step 4: Type YouTube and hit the search icon.

Step 5: Open YouTube app and click Install to download the app.

Step 6: Wait for the downloading process to complete.

Step 7: Click Open to launch the app and stream your favorite YouTube videos with ease.

This is how you can watch YouTube videos on Amazon Fire Tablet. The YouTube application is expected to release officially on Amazon App Store very soon.

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