Are you wondering how to watch NBC shows and movies on your Firestick? Install the dedicated NBC app offered by the developer and watch all the content for free with your cable TV provider subscription. The NBC app offers content from various networks like
- NBC & more.
If you haven’t opted for the TV provider subscription, install the streaming service, which has access to the NBC channel, and stream the contents on your Firestick.
How to Install and Activate NBC on Firestick
. Initially, connect your Firestick to the HDMI port on your TV and then turn it on.
. Connect your Firestick to a WiFi network connection.
. On your Firestick remote controller, press the Home button.
. From the home screen, navigate to the Find tab.
. Click on the Search tile.
. Using the on-screen virtual keyboard, type NBC app and then search for the app.
. Choose the NBC app from the search results and tap the Get button to install the app on your Firestick.
. Once the app gets installed, tap Open to launch the NBC app on your Firestick.
. Click on the More option at the top of the page.
. Select the My Profile tab.
. Tap on the Sign In button on the Profile page. An activation code will appear on your screen. Make a note of it.
. Open a web browser on your PC or Smartphone and visit the NBC activation site (https://www.nbc.com/nbcuniversalfamily/activate).
. Enter the activation code and tap the Continue button.
. Sign in to your NBC account, and watch the NBC content on your Firestick.
[15. Or Skip to Step 11 and tap on the Link button under the TV Provider section on the NBC Profile page.
. Choose the TV Provider from the list and then sign in to your account to stream the titles.
NBC – Supported TV Providers
- AT & TV U-verse
- Fubo TV
Click on this link to check all the NBC-supported TV Providers.
Troubleshooting NBC App Not Working on Firestick
. Close the NBC app and restart your Firestick device. After restarting the device, launch the app again and stream the content.
. Ensure that your Firestick is connected to a strong WiFi connection. NBC requires a powerful connection to stream the content.
 Clear the cache files of the NBC app on Firestick and check whether the application is working.
. Update the Firestick firmware and NBC app to the latest version.
. Reset the Firestick and install the NBC app again.
How to Watch NBC Live on Firestick Without Cable
NBC channel and its content are also accessible with several streaming services. Instead of cable subscriptions, they need monthly or annual subscriptions to watch NBC and other channels.
Peacock TV is a subscription-based video streaming service operated by NBCUniversal. It offers thousands of hours of movies and TV shows, Kids’ programming, sports, and many more.
Cost: Free, Premium – $4.99/month, and Premium Plus – $9.99/month
Free Trial: No
Installation Guide: Peacock TV on Firestick
Sling TV is now owned by Dish Network, which is available only in the United States. The cost of the sling TV is significantly cheaper than its competitors. The Add-ons are customizable, and you can stream the extra content.
Cost: Orange – $40/month, Blue – $40/month, and Orange + Blue – $55/month.
Free Trial: –
Installation Guide: Sling TV on Firestick
YouTube TV is one of the cable-free live-streaming services across the world. It lets you watch live TV Shows, Docuseries, Movies, Sports, News, etc., from 100+ local TV channels in English and Spanish.
Cost: Base Plan – $64.99/month and Spanish Plan – $34.99/month
Free Trial: 2 Weeks
Installation Guide: YouTube TV on Firestick
Hulu + Live TV
Hulu + Live TV is the best cord-cutting streaming platform which includes unlimited DVR at no additional cost. This service is owned by The Walt Disney Company. In addition, NBCUniversal content is available on Hulu + Live TV.
Cost: With Ads – $7.99/month and Without Ads – $14.99/month.
Installation Guide: Hulu + Live TV on Firestick
Frequently Asked Questions
You can stream NBC on Firestick for free. However, you have to sign in to your TV service provider.