If you’re a cord-cutter, Firestick is a much-needed device in your home. Without the help of the usual cable subscription, you will get access to various media content, including live PPV events. If you’re wondering how to stream PPV events on Firestick, here is the guide to help you with that.
What is PPV?
PPV or Pay Per View is a new concept where the users need to pay money to stream their favorite live sporting event. As streaming services are increasing day by day, PPV has become reliable for streaming popular events like MMA, UFC, Boxing, Superbowl, NFL, WWE events, and more.
Instead of buying tickets to watch live events in Stadiums, PPV lets you watch your favorite events from the comfort of your couch. If your Fire TV is jailbroken, you can watch PPV without any limitations.
Watch PPV on Firestick using Streaming Apps
The below-mentioned apps are officially available on the Amazon App Store to watch PPV. The availability of PPV content will vary depending on your location.
Amazon Prime Video
In the USA, Amazon Prime Video users can install add-ons and extra packages. With that, you can add UFC and WWE events as PPV. To access these add-ons on the Prime Video app, you have to buy any of the subscriptions from the respective app in addition to the Amazon Prime Video subscription.
The add-ons subscription is the same as the original price. For instance, the monthly UFC subscription costs $9.99 per month. The UFC Amazon add-on will also cost the same.
If you’re a fan of streaming UFC events, you need ESPN+ on your Firestick. ESPN has partnered with UFC to stream the UFC Fight Nights and original shows on supported devices.
The basic plan of ESPN+ subscription costs only $4.99/month. To stream the UFC events, you need to pay either UFC 247 event pack ($64.99) or UFC 247 + Annual Plan ($85).
If you’re a sports lover, you must have heard about Sling TV and its features. Sling TV is very popular for its affordable subscription plans and the massive lineup of live TV channels. With this service, you can stream popular PPV events, including MMA, Boxing, Wrestling, and many more.
Visit the official site of Sling TV and purchase the rights to stream the upcoming PPV events. You can find this on your account page. The price will vary from one event to another event.
TIP! How to get Sling TV on Firestick?
DAZN is a dedicated sports streaming service. Even though it doesn’t offer any PPV events, you can purchase the normal subscription plans to stream various fighting events. The monthly subscription plan on DAZN costs $19.99 and the annual plan costs $99.99.
With a single subscription, you can stream fighting events on Firestick and another supported device simultaneously. The DAZN app on Firestick supports streaming sporting videos in 1080p resolution.
Showtime is one of the best PPV apps for Fire Stick. With Showtime, you can watch PPV events from MMA, UFC, WWE, and much more. Showtime app is available for Fire TV Stick in the Amazon App Store.
5 Best Working Kodi Add-ons to Watch Free PPV on Firestick
Here are the top 5 best add-ons that you can use to watch live PPV events for free on your Firestick through the Kodi app.
#1 Planet MMA
Planet MMA is the best Kodi add-on to stream the MMA and UFC events. The add-on supports various streaming events, including MMA Fight Night, MMA Mindset, Born to Fight, Fight Night Live, UFC Fight Night, and more. Along with that, the add-on also supports streaming documentaries, TV shows, live TV, highlights & replays, and a massive lineup of on-demand videos. As the add-ons support integrating real-debrid, you can find HD links for your sporting events.
FightTube is a reliable add-on to stream events related to WWE, UFC, boxing, kickboxing, and more. Even though it doesn’t have a dedicated PPV category, you can search for the events manually. You can also find replays of various PPV events as soon as they are released on the web.
Unlike the above-mentioned add-ons, you don’t need to download any third-party repositories to download this add-on. You can find this add-on officially from the built-in Kodi repository.
DAZN has partnered with various networks to stream popular PPV events on Amazon Fire TV Stick and other devices. To access this add-on, you need to signup for the DAZN service with the help of a browser on your PC or mobile. The downside of this add-on is that it is accessible only in a few countries. Other country users need to download VPN to access this add-on.
Repo: Official Kodi Repository
#4 The Loop
The Loop is another reliable add-on that you can install on your Amazon Fire TV Stick to stream live TV and on-demand content related to sports. On the home page of this add-on, you will have the following categories
- CBC Regionals
- NBC Regionals
- Golf 24/7
- Fan Zone
- Fight Zone
- Game Zone Replay
Like other add-ons, you may face geo-restriction errors while accessing some of the channels. Hence, you need to use a VPN service to use this add-on.
Deceit is yet another unofficial Kodi add-on that you can rely on to stream PPV events. It also lets you stream movies, TV shows, radio stations, podcasts, cartoons, live TV channels, and more. Like DAZN, it doesn’t have a dedicated PPV section. But, the massive lineup of live TV channels ensures that you will catch all the live PPV events through the Kodi app installed on Firestick.
Repo: One Nation
Sports Streaming Website
Apart from Kodi add-ons, you can also use a sports streaming website to watch PPV on Firestick. Websites like CricHD, FootyBite, and YourSports are offering free services. Using these websites, you can watch all the sports matches around the world for free without any subscription. As Fire TV Stick has the built-in Silk web browser, accessing these websites won’t be an issue.
You can also use IPTV services on Fire TV Stick to watch Pay Per View content. IPTV services like Purple IPTV, Ping IPTV, and Players Klub IPTV are providing PPV content at a cheaper subscription price. The added advantage of IPTV services is that you can also get live TV and on-demand content. Moreover, some IPTV providers are specially developed for Fire TV devices. With this, you can watch PPV on Firestick without any hassle.
Yes, you can watch PPV on Firestick using the add-ons.
Yes, by installing the PPV add-ons, you can watch Pay Per View video content on Firestick.