Fire TV: How To Install Peacock App

NBC’s Peacock app isn’t available in the Amazon Appstore. You can still load it on your Amazon Fire TV though using these steps.

Update: You no longer need to use these steps to sideload Peacock onto the Fire TV. You can now get Peacock in the Amazon Appstore.

  1. Open the Appstore by going to “Find” > “Appstore“.
    Fire TV Appstore Selection
  2. Download and install the “Downloader” app. You can find it under “All Categories” > “Utilities“.
    Fire TV Appstore Utilities Selection
    Downloader App in Amazon Appstore
  3. Go to “Settings” > “My Fire TV” > “Developer options
  4. Do one of the following depending on the model of Fire TV you are using:
    • Go to “Install unknown apps“, then set the “Downloader” app to “On“.

      Fire TV Set Downloader Set Install Unknown Apps to On
    • Ensure that “Apps from Unknown Sources” is set to “On“.
      Fire TV Apps From Unknown Sources Setting
  5. Launch the “Downloader” app. Agree to any prompts that appear, then choose the “Browser” option.
    Fire TV Downloader App
  6. Type apkmirror.com in the URL address box, then select “Go“.
    APK Mirror in Downloader Browser
  7. Select the magnifying glass icon at the upper-right corner of the web page to perform a search of the site.
    APKMirror Select Magnifying Glass
  8. Type “peacock” in the search box, then select “Go“.
    Peacock Search on APK Mirror
  9. Scroll down and select the Download arrow next to the version you wish to use. Personally, I always select the latest version.
    Peacock Download Arrow
  10. Peacock will be downloaded. Once it is finished, you will be prompted to install the app or cancel. Select “Install” to start the installation.
    Peacock Install Button
  11. Once completed, you can choose “Done” or “Open“. The Peacock app is now available to launch in the list of apps.
    Peacock App InstalledPeacock App Running on Fire TV

I hope this guide has helped you learn how to install the Peacock app on the Fire TV. Have questions? Leave a comment below.

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