Hong Kong-based VPN provider, PureVPN has headlined the VPN news for a lot of reasons, but it still doesn’t fail to manage user expectations with its lightning fast servers and stronger encryption.
PureVPN is easily available on Amazon App Store or you can get it from using Downloader app. ISPs are always trying to find out what you’re doing over the internet by tracking your online activity. Conceal your data using a VPN. Here I have explained the various setup guides for PureVPN on FireStick device.
PureVPN FireStick Features
PureVPN FireStick app is easy to navigate because of its intuitive design and much easier to access all of its options and features. One of the most important feature is Smart Connect that automatically connects to a fast server that is nearest to you.
Some of the features are listed below:
- Smart Connect
- 256-bit encryption
- 2,000+ Ozone-ready servers
- Ultra-fast speed
- Anonymous streaming
Security Benefits of Using PureVPN FireStick
PureVPN has 256-bit encryption as discussed above, and with that feature users are able to hide their online activity on their FireStick device. Having said that, stream all you can from FireStick app that shows Free Movies and TV Shows.
All your internet traffic travels through 256-bit VPN encryption tunnel in the form of packets. Also, when your VPN connection is accidentally dropped, it automatically disconnects your internet. This is called Kill Switch feature and that keeps your online identity from being exposed.
How to Setup PureVPN on FireStick/Fire TV
Method 1: Amazon App Store
Step 1: Subscribe to PureVPN
Step 2: Open FireStick Home > Click on Setting menu from the top
Step 3: Tap on Applications
Step 4: Click on App Store
Step 5: Search for PureVPN
Step 6: Press Install
Step 7: Click Open
Method 2: Downloader App
Step 1: Open FireStick Main Menu > Click on Search icon from the top menu
Step 2: Type Downloader > You will see the name Downloader appears, so click on it
Step 3: Now click on the Downloader app > Tap on the Download option
Step 4: Once downloaded, Open the app
Step 5: Insert this URL https://www.purevpn.com/vpn-for-firestick
Step 6: Scroll down below and click on Download FireStick App
Step 7: Amazon app store will appear, Click Install
If by any chance, users are unable to get PureVPN via Amazon App Store or Google Play Store, you can always try downloading PureVPN APK and hide your online activity.
How to Use PureVPN on FireStick
Selecting a Server
Once you open the PureVPN FireStick app, you will find the list of countries located at the bottom of the box.
Select any country and it will connect automatically.
Once connected, it will show you the new IP address along with the country flag on where you are connected.
Signing in to PureVPN
Step 1: From the FireStick menu, click on Settings option from the top
Step 2: Click on Applications > Then Manage Installed Applications
Step 3: Select PureVPN app from the list
Step 4: Enter Username and Password > Click Login
Step 1: Open the PureVPN app
Step 2: Click on the Settings (gear-shaped) icon on top-right corner
Step 3: Here you will see an option Select Protocol
Step 4: Choose any of the VPN Protocol and connect again to any country
Logging out of PureVPN
Step 1: Click on the Settings menu (top-right corner) on the PureVPN app
Step 2: From the many options, click on Logout
Step 3: You will be able to log out of PureVPN
What Amazon Users Say about PureVPN
PureVPN has 24/7 customer live chat support that quickly responds to customers’ queries. PureVPN users faces a problem while using it on FireStick and Fire TV device that repeatedly face connectivity issues. Re-installing the app ultimately fixes the issue. Learn more about VPN for FireStick to take a look at all the VPNs feasible for FireStick device in one place.
Connecting to PureVPN on FireStick and streaming Amazon videos outside of US does not necessarily resolves the problem. You need to change country on your Amazon account. If you’re living in the UK, you would probably have a hard time streaming Amazon video in the US. Connect to US server of PureVPN and change the country on your Amazon from UK to US. It will work.
Some of the PureVPN servers could slow down your speed when using it as a FireStick app. The simplest solution is to disconnect the VPN, and connect to any other server. This would surely resolve your problem.
Simply tap Smart Connect and get connected to the nearest, high-speed server with PureVPN Firestick App
— Ellis Rovaski (@EllisRovaski) September 23, 2018
Smart Connect is the new feature of PureVPN FireStick app that connects automatically to the nearest server, thus hiding your online identity.
The Wrap Up
PureVPN FireStick app is easily accessible via Amazon App Store that completely hides your online activity and keeps your identity hidden. It is available on both 1st FireStick generation and so does in the 2nd generation. In this guide, I have discussed the setup guide for PureVPN on FireStick.