How to Get Peacock TV on Your Amazon Firestick

  • You can download Peacock on your Amazon Firestick or Fire TV using the “Search” menu.
  • If your Amazon Fire TV has voice commands, you can also just say “Peacock.”
  • If you don’t have a Peacock account yet, you can sign up in the app.
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It seems like every week some company releases a new


Diffusion

application. One of the new competitors is Peacock, a free app that features both original and archived NBC content.

If you own a


Amazon FireTV

or an Amazon Firestick, you can download Peacock and start watching in minutes.

How to Get Peacock on an Amazon Fire TV or Firestick

There are two quick ways to find and download the Peacock app on a Fire TV, and which one you use will depend on what kind of remote you have.

Use ‘Search’

First, you can search for Peacock using the “Search” menu.

1. Turn on your Amazon Fire TV and go to the home page.

2. To select To find in the toolbar at the top, then scroll down and select Research.

the

Use this menu to search for the Peacock application.

Amazon; William Antonelli/Insider


3. Type and search for “Peacock”. You will probably also see it appear in the list of recommended searches.

4. When it appears under the Apps & Games heading, select Peacock TVand then To have.

The search results page for

Peacock TV should be the first option.

Amazon; William Antonelli/Insider


Using voice commands

Second, if your Fire TV remote has a voice button — it’ll either be an image of a microphone or the Alexa logo at the top of your remote — you can use voice commands.

A diagram listing each version of the Amazon Fire TV Remote.

All but the original “Basic Remote” have voice commands.

Amazon; Rachel Mendelson / Insider


1. Press and hold the voice command button on your remote.

2. When prompted to speak, say “Peacock”.

3. You will be taken to a search results page. Search and select Peacock TV in the Apps & games section, then select To have.

Once the app is downloaded, you can find it on your homepage and in the list of all your apps. When you first open it, you’ll be prompted to sign in to your existing Peacock account or create a new one.

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