How to Download and Install Snapchat on Firestick

  • Snapchat is unavailable on the Amazon App Store of Firestick.
  • To install Snapchat on your Firestick, you can sideload the app’s APK version [] using the Downloader app.

Snapchat is one of the most popular social media apps, with users worldwide. It allows you to chat with your friends, share snaps with each other, and more. This app is supported on all Android and iOS devices and can be downloaded directly on your Google TV for free. However, you can still use it on your Firestick by installing the app’s APK version using the Downloader app. By following the full guide, you will learn how to use the Snapchat app on your Firestick/TV.

How to Install Snapchat APK on Firestick Using Downloader

Since the app is not supported on Firestick, you must download its APK version using the Downloader app. To do so, follow these steps.

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1. Turn On your Fire TV/Stick and attach it to a stable internet connection.

2. Now, download and install the Downloader app on Firestick.

3. Return to the Firestick home page and enable the unknown source toggle for the Downloader app. To do so, navigate to Settings → My Fire TV → Developer Options → Install Unknown Apps → Enable Downloader Toggle.

4. Launch the Downloader app and select Home from the left panel.

5. Enter the URL of the Snapchat APK and select the Go button to download the APK file.

Select the Go button to download the Snapchat apk

6. After downloading, open the APK file and choose Install to add the app to your Firestick.

7. Finally, launch the Snapchat APK app and log in with your credentials to use it independently.


1. What are the alternate ways of using Snapchat on Firestick?

Apart from sideloading the app, you can use a browser on your Firestick and visit the Snapchat official website to use the app’s web version.

2. Why is Snapchat not working on Firestick?

The app may not work properly if the internet connection is slow. So, be sure to use a stable WIFI network and restart your Firestick to fix the simple errors.