Channel 5 is a British free-to-air television network initially launched in 1997 in the United Kingdom. With Channel 5, you can watch programs like The Gadget Show, The Hotel Inspector, Our Yorkshire Firm, Can’t Play? We”ll take It Away and much more. But, Channel 5 does not have a standalone in any streaming platform. This section will show you the possible ways to stream Channel 5 on Firestick.

Channel 5 on Firestick

You can only watch the content of Channel 5 in the My5 app. My5 is a free on-demand streaming platform that offers live and on-demand videos from Channel 5, 5USA, 5Star, Paramount Network, and 5Select.

How to Install and Stream Channel 5 on Firestick

My5 is available on the Amazon App Store. Use the below steps to install the My5 app and stream Channel 5 on your Firestick.

[1] Plugin your Firestick device into your TV’s HDMI port and connect to a stable internet connection.

[2] Select the Find option followed by Search on the Firestick’s home screen.

Select Search bar under Find category
[3] In the search field, enter My5 using your Firestick remote.

Search for My5 app
[4] Now, the suggestion list will appear. Select the My5 app.

[5] Then, select the Get or Download button to install the My5 app.

[6] After installing the My5 app, select the Open button.

[7] Sign in with your account.

[8] Search for Channel 5 contents.

[9] Select a show and enjoy streaming Channel 5.

Watch Channel 5 on Firestick

Alternatively, you can also install Amazon Silk Browser on your Firestick and stream Channel 5 content from it.

Best VPNs for Firestick

How to Watch Channel 5 on Firestick Using a VPN

My5 channel is currently available only in the UK. To stream Channel 5 outside the UK, you need to use a paid VPN like PureVPN to get Channel 5 to your location.

[1] Launch the Firestick home page and select the Search icon.

[2] Search for PureVPN.

[3] Then, select the PureVPN app from the list of apps that appears on the screen.

[4] To install the PureVPN, Select the Get or Download button.

Install PureVPN
[5] Once the PureVPN is installed, select the Open button to launch it on your Firestick device.

[6] Next, enter your PureVPN credentials and select Login.

Log in with the Pure VPN
[7] Select UK VPN Server and connect to it.

[8] Now, you can launch the My5 app on your Firestick and stream Channel 5 content outside the UK.


Can I watch Channel 5 on Amazon Firestick?

With the My5 application, you can watch Channel 5 content on your Amazon Firestick.

Is there a Channel 5 app?

No, Channel 5 does not have a dedicated app. So, you need to install the My5 app to access the Channel 5 content.

How can I access the My5 app outside the UK?

Using the paid and trusted VPN server, you can install and access the My5 in your area.

Why is Channel 5 not working on my Firestick?

Make sure that you have connected with a strong Wi-Fi network. Also, check for the app update. If it doesn’t help, clear the cache files and restart your Fire TV device.

Is Five Star Stream available on Firestick?

Yes, you can directly install the Five Star Stream from the Amazon App Store.