Amazon has got its own streaming devices called Fire TV devices that include Fire TVs, Fire TV boxes, Firesticks, etc. A firestick is a tiny USB drive like device that you can plug into the HDMI of your TV. It can be connected to the internet and apps can be installed from the Firestick App Store for streaming. The App Store has got umpteen number of streaming apps including service providers, TV Everywhere apps, etc. MTV is one such TV Everywhere that you can find on the Amazon App Store. Let us see how to install and stream MTV on Amazon Firestick.
What is MTV?
MTV stands for Music Television that features a various reality, celebrity, and competitive shows. Initially, it featured music and music-oriented shows. Some of the best shows lists include Teen Mom OG, The Hills: New Beginnings, Ghosted: Love Gone Missing, Jersey Shore Family Vacation. Ex on the Beach, Ridiculousness, Floribama Shore, Siesta TV, Catfish: The TV Show, etc. With MTV TV everywhere app on Firestick, you can even access the contents of the CMT programming. Even you can access some shows and original series without any TV service provider. Apart from the live TV channels, you can also stream various programs on-demand too.
Steps to Install MTV on Firestick
1. With your Firestick connected to the internet network press the home button on the remote.
2. On the home screen click on the Find option.
3. Choose the search tile on the next screen.
4. Type MTV on the search field with the on-screen keyboard and select the app from the search results.
5. Now click on the Download button. The MTV app will be installed on your streaming device.
6. Click on the Open button to launch the MTV app.
Why Use a VPN
VPN seems essential while streaming any channel or on any app or with any streaming service while using a streaming device. It will prevent your online privacy and security. You can hide your IP Address and stay anonymous. So that you can’t be tracked or hacked. Yet another important reason to use a VPN for Firestick is not all the contents are available everywhere. Few are geo-restricted so it will help you to break in and stream. Also, there will be less buffering while using the VPN as it unblocks internet throttling.
Alternative Way – Downloader
1. First, download and install Downloader on Firestick
2. From the Firestick home screen go to the Settings option and choose My Fire TV.
3. On the next screen click on the Developer Options.
4. Now choose Install Apps from Unkown Sources.
5. Then Enable the Downloader app and turn it on so that Firestick will allow you to install the third-party apps.
Install MTV with Downloader on Firestick
1. Open the Downloader app on your Firestick.
2. Now click on the URL field to open the on-screen keyboard.
3. Type the APK URL https://bit.ly/2TFew6i of MTV on the provided field.
4. Then click on the Go button.
5. Wait until the app is downloaded.
6. Click on the Install button and again click on the Install option.
7. The MTV app will be installed on your streaming device.
8. Launch the app by clicking Open.
Guidelines to use MTV on Firestick
1. Open the MTV app on your Firestick.
2. On the welcome screen you have to select your TV service provider.
3. Upon selecting your an activation code will appear on the screen.
4. From any web browser go to http://mtv.com/activate.
5. Enter the code on the provided field and click Continue.
6. Now you have to sign in with your pay-TV service provider username and password.
7. Once on a successful activation you can start watching the programs live and on-demand on your Firestick connected TV.
Also Try with Streaming Service providers
You can stream the MTV channel live and on-demand without cable. The following IPTV service providers will help you stream MTV.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I get MTV for free?
You will not need any cable or satellite TV service provider to stream few shows on the MTV app. You can get MTV from the streaming service providers like Sling TV, YouTube TV, Fubo TV, Philo TV, etc., with respective subscriptions.
Is MTV with Amazon Prime?
Amazon Prime has brought a new deal with which you can get live TV channels like MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, TV Land, VH1, BET, EMT, etc.