A fully-featured TikTok app has been released that is compatible with Amazon Fire TV devices and Android TV devices. The app can only be installed on select device models and in select countries. If you don’t have one of the officially compatible devices or don’t live in a country where it is available, you can easily sideload it on any Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, Fire TV Cube, Fire TV Edition, Shield TV, Android TV, or Google TV devices with these instructions.
- Install the Downloader app, available from the Amazon Appstore for Fire TV devices and the Google Play Store for Andorid TV devices.
- Enable Apps from Unknown Sources. On Fire TV, this is done by navigating to Settings > My Fire TV > Developer Options. On Android TV, it’s done by navigating to Settings > Security & Restrictions > Unknown sources.
- Launch Downloader and enter
2133(or aftv.news/2133) into the URL field. If this is your first time using Downloader, it may help to follow this more detailed sideloading guide.
- The app will download and prompt you to install it automatically. Select install and once the app is installed, you’ll find it at the end of your apps list. You can get to the app grid page on a Fire TV by holding down the Home button for a few seconds and then selecting “Apps.”