TBS (Turner Broadcasting System) is the largest television network streaming app that offers a wide range of channels like HBO, TNT, Adult Swim, Boomerang, Cartoon network, and so on. The app also offers you originals like The Last OG, Miracle workers, I am the night, Search party, and Good behavior. It gives you decent stream quality without lags and frame drops. Now, TBS is officially available on Amazon Firestick, which can be directly downloaded and installed from the Amazon app store.

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How to Install TBS on Firestick

Downloading the TBS app on your Amazon Firestick is quite easy. It is not necessary to sideload the app as it is already available on the Amazon App Store. However, this method applies only to US residents. Follow the mentioned steps to download TBS.

[1] On the top left side of the Fire TV home page, select Find and click the Search option.

Click Find and select search
[2] Type in as Watch TBS and click on the Search icon.

TBS on Firestick
[3] The list of available apps will appear on the screen. Choose Watch TBS from the list.

[4] From the Apps & games section, select the app.

[5] Select the Download option.

Click Download from the list
[6] The apps get downloaded and installed on your Firestick within a few minutes.

[7] Once the app is installed, click Open to launch the TBS app on your Firestick device.

Click Open to launch

Now, you can see the TBS app in the Apps & Games section, or else you can find it in the See All menu at the bottom.

How to Sideload TBS on Firestick using Downloader

If the TBS app is unavailable on Amazon App Store, you can use the Downloader to get the app. Before you begin, make sure to

To do that, on your Fire TV Settings > select My Fire TV > Developer Options > Apps from Unknown Sources > Turn it on.

Enable Apps from unknown source

1: Launch the Downloader on your Amazon Firestick.

2. Click Allow to access all media files.

Click Allow

3: Type the TBS APK file as bit.ly/3EZyxYI in the URL field and select the Go button.

enter the url and click go

4: Wait till the APK file gets loaded on your Firestick.

wait till the app gets downloaded

5: Click Install to begin the installation.

6: After the installation, click Open to launch the app on your Firestick.

Note. Make sure to delete the Apk file, as it is no longer needed.

How to Activate TBS on Fire TV Stick

Follow the steps below to activate TBS on Firestick using a TV provider susbcription.

[1] On your Firestick, click and open the TBS app, where an activation code appears on the screen.

[2] From your mobile or desktop, open a web browser and enter https://www.tbs.com/activate.

select wen browser and enter url
[3] Select Amazon Fire TV and enter the Verification Code.

select fire tv
[4] After entering the code, click Submit to activate the TBS app on your Firestick.

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How to Stream TBS on Firestick without a TV Provider

If you dont have an active cable TV subscription, you can use the streaming services that offer the TBS channel with it. However, you have to subscribe to the services for streaming TBS content.

Streaming AppsSubscriptionWebsite
Sling TV$40/ monthhttps://www.hulu.com/
DirecTV$69.99/ monthhttps://www.directv.com/
Hulu$69.99/ monthhttps://www.hulu.com/
YouTube TV$64.99/ monthhttps://tv.youtube.com/

How to Watch TBS on Firestick Outside the US using a VPN

To access TBS contents on Firestick outside the US, you can use the Surfshark VPN for Firestick.

[1] On your Firestick home page, select Find and click on the Search icon.

[2] Type and search for Surfshark VPN.

[3] Choose the Surfshark VPN for Fire TV from the suggestions on the screen.

[4] Select the Get or Download option to start downloading the app.

tbs on fire tv
[5] Once the download is completed, select Open.

[6] Now, enter your log-in id and choose the US VPN Server to activate the Surfshark VPN.

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After creating the account, you can enjoy a 7-day free trial and need not pay for those 7 days.


Why is the TBS app keeps buffering?

It might occur due to a poor network connection. Make sure you have good internet or a Wi-Fi connection.