This tutorial will show you How To Install and Use MX Player on Firestick, Fire TV, and Android TV Boxes. MX Player is one of the most used video players available today.
If you are a “cord-cutter” who uses streaming services such as Cinema APK and others, you have probably heard of MX Player. It is an external video player that can easily be installed within your favorite app.
MX Player was created for use on Android devices such as smartphones and tablets. However, it is also available for use on any streaming device that supports the android software.
MX Player can be installed on a vast number of devices including the most popular streaming device, the Amazon Firestick. If you have a jailbroken firestick, MX Player will work with almost all streaming apps available.
One of the main reasons streamers love MX Player is for its ability to use Subtitles and an advanced hardware acceleration. Often times, using MX Player will result in little to no buffering for all your Movie and TV Show selections!
IMPORTANT: If you would like to add apps but these are restricted on the Amazon App Store, it is necessary to install a VPN for Firestick, Fire TV, Fire TV Cube. Click on the link to learn how.
The guide below will show you how to install MX Player on a Fire TV device. However, it can easily be installed on an Android TV Box using the same instructions.TROYPOINT Tip: You should always use a VPN to protect your identity and security when streaming free movies and TV shows with apps such as this.
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How To Install MX Player
1. Hover over Settings
2. Click Device – this may also be labeled as “My Fire TV” on newer models
3. Click Developer options
4. Click Apps from Unknown Sources
5. Click Turn On
6. Go back to Firestick or Fire TV Home screen
7. Hover over search icon
8. Type in Downloader and then click the “Downloader” text under the keyboard
9. Click Downloader icon – you may need to scroll to the right to find this app in the list
10. Click Download
11. Click Open
12. Click Allow
13. Click OK
14. Type the following address and then click Go to install MX Player – troypoint.com/mx
15. Click Install
16. Click Done
17. Click Delete
18. Click Delete Again
MX Player is now installed on your streaming device!
MX Player Uses and More
Whenever using a streaming service such as Cinema and others, there is always a possibility of experiencing buffering or lag. This can be a frustrating thing to encounter and often times difficult to fix.
However, installing and using MX Player can be a great way to eliminate buffering issues on your device.
In the past, YesPlayer was a popular video player on apps such as Terrarium TV and more. But with this no longer being supported, MX Player is a great alternative.
Not only does MX Player reduce buffering, but it also tends to reduce the number of ads popping up during playback. As we all know, the fewer ads experienced while streaming, the better.
If you install MX Player on your device and encounter a message that states, “This audio format AC3 is not supported”, this can easily be fixed:
How To Fix This Audio Format AC3 is Not Supported – MX Player error
Within the Settings of MX Player is also plenty of options to change the theme, style, screen size, and more.
Overall, installing MX Player is a great way to get the most out of your favorite devices and apps. For anyone who loves streaming, this application is a must-have.
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Protect Yourself With A VPN When Using This Technology
Most cord-cutters use a VPN to hide their Internet activity while streaming movies, TV shows, and live channels.
If you aren’t using a VPN when accessing free or low-cost media, your Internet Service Provider, government, hackers, and app developers can log everything that you do online through your visible IP Address.
Your current IP Address is 184.108.40.206
The most popular VPN among cord-cutters is IPVanish due to their blazing fast speeds and zero log policy.
Its important to use a VPN that is fast since we are streaming large HD files. Its also crucial to find one that keeps no logs of what their subscribers access while online.
Setting up IPVanish VPN on your streaming device is simple!
Step 1 Register for an IPVanish VPN account by clicking the link below.
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Step 2 – Hover over the search icon on your Firestick, Fire TV, or Fire TV Cube and type in “Ipvanish”
You may also find the IPVanish App in the Google Play Store for those of you who are using Android TV Boxes, phones, and tablets.
Step 3 – Click the IPVanish VPN option that appears.
Step 4 – Click the IPVanish icon under Apps & Games.
Step 5 – Click Download.
Step 6 – Click Open.
Step 7 – Enter your username and password to login. Your username is the email that you used to register for IPVanish service with and your password is automatically generated and emailed to you.
Step 8 – Click Connect button.
Step 9 – Click OK for Connection request if it appears.
Step 10 – You will notice that your IP Address changes along with location of connection. You are now operating anonymously through your device.
Click the Home Button on your remote and the VPN will remain running in the background.
Congratulations! You are now protected by a VPN which means everything that you stream or access through your Firestick or Android TV Box is hidden from the rest of the world.
If you ever need to stop the VPN service, simply re-launch the application and click the DISCONNECT button.