Sling TV or Sling Television is an American-based streaming service owned by Dish Network. It lets you stream a large number of live and on-demand TV channels on platforms like Android, iOS, Firestick, Roku, Windows, and Xbox One. As it streams the channels over the internet, you can use this service instead of using traditional cable tv services. In this article, we will show how to install and watch Sling TV on Amazon’s Fire TV Stick.
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Sling TV Packages
Before installing the Sling TV app, you need to purchase the subscription package for your Sling TV account. You can create the Sling TV account from its official website. There are three packages available for Sling TV:
- Sling TV Orange Service – $15/month (35+ Channels)
- Sling TV Blue Service – $15/month (40+ Channels)
- Sling TV Orange + Blue Service – $25/month (50+ Channels)
You can also add more channels to your package by paying extra money.
(Note: While writing this article, Sling TV has offered a 40% discount on all plans. Hence the price may vary once the offer period was expired)
How to install Sling TV on Firestick?
Sling TV is officially available on Amazon App Store. Hence, you can download this app on your Firestick/Fire TV with ease.
Step 1: Launch the Firestick and navigate to the search menu.
Step 2: With the help of your remote, type and search for Sling TV.
Step 3: From the search results, select the Sling TV app.
Step 4: Select Download to install the Sling TV app.
Step 5: Sling TV starts to download on your Firestick device.
Step 6: Once downloaded, the app will be installed automatically.
Step 7: Once installed, you can launch the app by clicking the Open icon.
How to access Sling TV outside the US?
Undoubtedly, Sling TV is the best service to watch/stream American channels. If you try to access any Sling TV media from outside the US, you will get the following error message:
“WE”RE SORRY. SLING TV IS ONLY AVAILABLE INSIDE THE US. THANK YOU FOR INTEREST.”
To bypass these restrictions, you need to install a VPN on your Firestick. VPN is always the safest option to avoid the geo-restriction on Sling TV or any other streaming service. Install a popular VPN and connect to the UK server to access the Sling TV channels. While talking about VPN, there are so many paid and free VPN services are available. But, the paid services will give you the option to access more locations along with enhanced protection measures. For our users, we recommend you to use NordVPN. You can download NordVPN from the default Amazon App Store.
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These are the steps required to access Sling TV on Firestick. Now, you can stream all kinds of live and on-demand US content on your Firestick without any hassle. If you have any queries about the article, kindly leave a comment below.