Tubi TV on Firestick / Kodi: How to Install & Set up

Amazon Fire Stick has lots of streaming apps support officially. It is not costly, and it ensures entertainment for everyone. Thus, users will get endless hours of streaming experience of the best quality ever. It works as the best alternative to cable TV subscriptions in terms of price, quality, and content it offers. In the lineups of official Firestick apps, this section, on the whole, discusses Tubi TV Firestick version. You can also access the Tubi TV app from Android, iOS, Android TV, Roku, Apple TV, PlayStation, web, etc.

What is Tubi TV?

Start streaming thousands of movies and shows for free with Tubi TV. It is the largest entertainment app to feature legal content with fewer ads. New shows and movies get added to the library, and you can stream them in HD quality. It has different categories, and thus Tubi TV entertains every type of user. Besides movies, you will also find content sorted by actors and genres. You can create a personal queue and bookmark the videos you want to stream.

Installation Guidelines of Tubi TV on Firestick

Tubi TV is officially available on Amazon App Store, and the steps below will help you out with downloading it.

1. Navigate on the menu bar of Firestick to select Search.

Search option

2. Using the screen keys, type the app name as Tubi TV and select the same from the suggestions.

Search for Tubi TV

3. Under Your Apps & Games section, select the Tubi TV tile.

Select Tubi TV

4. On its app information screen, click on the Get to download it.

Download

5. In a minute or less, the download process will complete, and you need to wait.

Downloading

6. After the installation, select the Open button to launch it on Fire TV.

Open

Alternative Way – Guidelines to Sideload Tubi TV on Firestick

If Tubi TV isn’t available in your region or you have difficulty installing it from Amazon Store, follow the below steps.

Configure Firestick

Since this method is all about installing the Tubi app’s apk file, the following changes need to be made.

1. Scroll on the menu bar of Fire TV to select Settings.

2. Go to the right side of the screen to choose My Fire TV.

Choose My Fire TV

3. Using the down directional key, select Developer options.

Click Developer options

4. Select Apps from Unknown Sources to turn On.

Apps from Unknown Sources

5. If you get the warning message, select the Turn On button.

Click Turn On

Steps to Sideload Tubi TV on Firestick

You shall install the Tubi app on Fire TV with the help of Downloader. Follow the below-section to get it.

1. On your Fire TV remote, press and hold the Home button.

2. Select Apps to then click on Downloader to launch it.

3. Click the http:// field on Downloader under the Home tab.

Downloader Home Screen

4. When the search screen appears, type the URL of Tubi TV and click Go.

Tubi TV Source URL: https://www.apkmirror.com/apk/tubi-tv/

5. Let the Downloader download the apk file of Tubi TV.

6. If you get the installation screen, select the Install button.

7. When you see the App installed, click Done to proceed. Else click Open to launch it.

8. Click Delete twice, and the Tubi TV apk gets removed from your Fire TV.

Installation Guidelines of Tubi TV on Kodi

The steps below will help you with the procedure to get Tubi TV on Kodi-installed devices.

Configure Kodi

Since Tubi TV isn’t available on the Kodi addon repo, you should change Kodi Settings.

1. Open Kodi and click the Settings or Gear icon available just below the Kodi logo.

Select Settings

2. Navigate on the system options to highlight and choose the System tile.

System

3. On the next window, click on Add-ons from the left pane.

Addons

4. Move to the right pane to click the slider next to Unknown Sources to turn ON.

Unknown Sources - Tubi TV Firestick

5. If you see a warning prompt, select Yes to proceed.

Yes

Steps to Add Repo Source of Tubi TV to Kodi

Once after the above changes, you shall need to add the Tubi TV repository to the Kodi app. Here go the steps.

1. From the home screen of Kodi, highlight the Settings option.

2. Choose the File Manager tile on the screen that appears next.

3. Click the Add Source option either from left or right.

 Add Source

4. Select <None> on the Add file source pop-up.

None - Tubi TV Firestick

5. On the path field, type in the repo source URL of Tubi TV and press OK.

Tubi TV Repo Source URL: http://repo.rubyjewelwizard.com/

Repo Source URL

6. Provide the source name as Tubi TV and click OK.

Source Name

Steps to Install Tubi TV Repo and Tubi TV Addon on Kodi

Learn to install the Tubi TV repository and Tubi TV addon.

1. Start from the Kodi Settings by selecting the Add-on tile.

Add-ons

2. Choose the Install from Zip file option.

Install from Zip File

3. Scroll down to select the source name as provided. i.e., Tubi TV and press OK.

Tubi TV

4. Select the zip file associated with Diamond wizard and click OK.

Zip File - Tubi TV Firestick

5. Wait for Diamond Build Repo installed notification to appear.

Diamond Build Repo installed

6. Select Install from repository.

Install from Repository

7. Click the Diamond Build repo from the available repositories.

Diamond Build Repository

8. Select the Video addons and then click on the TUBITV.

TUBITV

9. Navigate to click on the Install button to download the Tubi TV addon.

Install  - Tubi TV Firestick

10. You need to wait for the TUBITV addon installed notification to appear.

Tubi TV Add-on Installed

11. Get back to the Kodi home screen to select Add-ons.

12. Click on Video add-ons on the left pane to choose the TUBITV tile.

Tubi TV tile

13. Now, the home screen of the Tubi TV Kodi addon will show different categories.

Tubi TV Kodi Home Screen

Why Use VPN on Firestick?

Your online activity is monitored by ISP’s and governments. Firestick isn’t an exception, and hence a VPN is recommended. It will keep your identity online, secure, and anonymous. So, no one can track what you stream or surf on the web. It will help you with accessing geo-restricted contents and unblocks the ISP throttling issue. A VPN will help you stay away from copyright infringement issues when you come across streaming illegal content.

Guidelines to Use Tubi TV on Firestick

You can start using Tubi TV once after installing it on Fire TV. The steps are as follows.

1. Navigate to the second row of Firestick on its home screen called Your Apps & Channels.

2. Click on See All tile and locate the Tubi TV tile to highlight it.

Select See All

3. Press the Menu button on the remote and choose the Move to front option on the pop-up.

  • If you select Move, then you should drag and drop it to the top row.
Highlight Tubi TV tile

4. Highlight and select the Tubi TV app tile to launch it.

5. Tubi TV will load its home screen with Featured content.

Tubi TV Firestick Home Screen

6. Press the back button, and this will open Menu bar of the Tubi TV app.

7. Click on the Sign In button and make a note of the activation code.

Sign In - Tubi TV Firestick

8. Open a browser on the PC or phone to visit the https://tubitv.com/activate link to activate Tubi TV on Firestick.

9. Sign in to your Tubi account to provide the code as shown. Make a tap on Activate Device.

Activation Code - Tubi TV Firestick

10. When you get a Successfully Activated message, Tubi TV will refresh on Firestick.

11. Press the back button and select the Categories option when the Menu bar opens up.

Categories - Tubi TV Firestick

12. Choose any category to browse for the content of your choice.

13. To access the channels, press the back button, and select Channels.

Channels - Tubi TV Firestick

14. Click on any content and select Play, to begin with its playback.

Play - Tubi TV Firestick

15. Go to Menu and select Settings to access the following options.

Settings - Tubi TV Firestick

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Tubi TV completely free?

Yes. It is a free-to-use streaming app, and you will not be charged with any hidden fee anytime. The company gets a profit from the ads that Tubi TV displays.

Is Tubi TV legal and safe to use?

Yes. Tubi TV is entirely safe to use as its partners monetize the entire service.

What are the genres in which Tubi TV offers content?

Currently, Tubi TV videos are listed under drama, comedy, horror, action, anime, and more.

That’s all about installing and using Tubi TV on Firestick. Hope we have helped you let enjoy streaming to a wide range of contents right from your couch. For any queries, you shall leave a comment below.

Author: Kacey Butler

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