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How to Update Kodi on Amazon Firestick



Update Kodi on Firestick

Kodi is an open-source media player that lets you stream sports, live TV channels, movies, TV shows, documentaries, and more by installing addons. Updating Kodi helps to fix the temporary bugs and glitches. In addition, you will also get new features by updating the Kodi app. As Kodi is unavailable for Firestick, you can’t update the app on the Applications section of Firestick. The only way to update the app on Firestick is by reinstalling the latest version of Kodi using Downloader or ES File Explorer. Before installing the latest Kodi version, ensure to delete the older Kodi version from Firestick.

How to Update Kodi on Firestick

To update the Kodi on your Firestick, you need to reinstall the latest version of the Kodi app on your Firestick-connected TV. The APK link of the Kodi is listed below.

Kodi APK Link:

Using Downloader

(1) Install the Downloader app on your Firestick.

(2) Navigate to the Home Screen on your Firestick-connected TV.

(3) Click the Settings icon and tap My Fire TV.

Click My Fire TV

(4) Select Developer Options and hit the option Install unknown apps.

Choose Developer Options

(5) Navigate to the Downloader option and turn it ON.

Select the Downloader app

(6) Launch the Downloader app on your Firestick.

(7) Tap the Home tab and enter the latest version of the Kodi APK file link on the URL box.

Click Go to download Kodi on Firestick

(8) Hit the Go button and tap Install on the Kodi installation screen.

Click Install to update Kodi on firestick

(9) That’s it. You have successfully installed the latest version of Kodi.

Using ES File Explorer

You can also use ES File Explorer to install the latest Kodi version. Before jumping into the steps, install the ES File Explorer on your Firestick.

(1) After installing the ES File Explorer, enable Install unknown apps for ES File Explorer. To enable it,

Go to Settings → Click My Fire TV → Tap Developer options → Select Install unknown apps → Choose ES File Explorer → Turn it ON.

(2) Launch the ES File Explorer app on your Firestick.

(3) Select the Downloader option on the home screen of ES File Explorer.

Click Downloader to download Kodi on Firestick

(4) Click the option New at the bottom.

Click New

(5) Tap Path and enter the URL of the Kodi APK file. Then, type Kodi in the Name field.

Enter the link to download the updated version of Kodi

(6) Tap Download Now to download the Kodi APK file.

Click Download now to install updated version of Kodi

(7) Once downloaded, click the option Open File and tap Install.

(8) Again, click Install to install the latest version of Kodi on your Firestick.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Will Kodi update automatically?

No. You need to manually update the app by reinstalling the latest version of Kodi.

2. How to check the Kodi version on Firestick?

Open Kodi >> Click the Settings icon >> Tap System Information >> You can find the Kodi version under Version Info.

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