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How to Install DIRECTV STREAM (DirecTV Now) on Firestick




DIRECTV STREAM is a subscription-based Television streaming service owned by AT & T. It was formerly referred to as DirecTV Now and AT&T TV. The service is bundled up with over 140 cable TV channels under different categories like sports, news, movies, TV shows, entertainment, politics, etc. You can stream DirecTV Now on Firestick by installing it from the Amazon App Store.

DirecTV Now Subscription Plans

DirecTV Now offers four subscription plans. They are

Entertainment $69.99/ month 75+ channels
Choice $89.99/ month105+ channels with regional sports networks
Ultimate$104.99/ month140+ channels with regional sports networks
Premier$149.99/ month150+ channels, including HBO Max, SHOWTIME, STARZ, Cinemax, and regional sports networks.

DirecTV also includes unlimited cloud DVR storage and unlimited streams with every pack. You can get the 5-day free trial pack from their website.

How to Download DIRECTV STREAM on Firestick

As DirecTV is officially available on Amazon Fire TV Stick, you can install it from the Amazon App Store.

1. Start your Firestick device and connect it with a stable internet connection.

2. Pick the Search Bar on the home screen and search for DIRECTV STREAM.

3. Select the app from the search results.

SElect DIRECTV STREAM on Firestick

4. Click the Get or Download option to install the app on Firestick.

Click Get or Download to install the app

5. The app will get installed on Firestick within a few minutes.

How to Move DirecTV Now to the Home Screen

1. Launch the Firestick Home screen and click on the Apps section.

2. Highlight the DIRECTV STREAM from the list.

3. Tap on the Options icon at the bottom of the page.

4. Choose the Move to front option.

5. Now, the DIRECTV STREAM can be accessed from the Firestick home screen.

How to Use DIRECTV STREAM on Firestick

1. Launch the app on your Firestick.

2. Select the Sign In option from DIRECTV STREAM welcome page.

Click Sign In to stream DIRECTV STREAM on Firestick

3. Enter your account credentials using the on-screen keyboard.

Tap sign in and sign in with your account details

4. Tap Sign In to land on the DIRECTV STREAM home page.

How to Sideload DirecTV Now on Firestick

If you are residing outside the US, you can use sideloading method to get the app on your Firestick.


Before installing any third-party apps, you must turn on Apps from unknown sources. Follow the below steps to turn on unknown sources on the older version of Firestick:

Go to Settings → My Fire TV Developer Options Apps from unknown sources Turn On

Install DirecTV Now on Firestick using Downloader

#1: Install the Downloader app on Firestick.

Note: In the newer version of Firestick, you just turn on unknown sources after installing the app.

#2: Launch Donloader and enter the URL ““. Then, click GO.

Click Go to download the apk file

#3: The app will start downloading.

Wait till the app gets installed

#4: Once the app gets downloaded, it will automatically move to the installation page. Click “Install” on the installation page to proceed.

Click Install to get the app

#5: The app will start installing.

Install DirecTV Now on Firestick

#6: Once installed, click “Open” to open the installed app.

Install DirecTV Now on Firestick

This is one way to install DirecTV on Firestick using the Downloader app.


DIRECTV STREAM has some popular channels like

  • Cartoon Network
  • CNBC
  • Comedy Central
  • Discovery
  • Disney Channel
  • Epix
  • ESPN
  • Flix
  • Food Network
  • Fox Channels
  • HBO
  • Lifetime
  • NHL
  • TNT
  • TLC


How many streams does DirecTV Now offer?

You can connect with upto 20 devices using a single susbcription at the same time.

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