I anticipate Google Play may crash now and again, but it is worthwhile to install this and no root required. Applications exploiting hardware capabilities of a device can be targeted to users of devices with specific hardware components, such as a motion sensor for motion-dependent games or a front-facing camera for online video calling. Do you think the Amazon Fire Tablet is underutilized? Jake April 27, 2017, Hey Marsha, Yeah you should! I had zero issues when I did this with the second tablet. This works for most apps, and works very well. Amazon's tablets are missing key parts of Android that Google's apps expect to find.
Restart and Launch Google Play Now all you need to do is power your Fire off, wait for a few seconds after it shuts down, and then restart it. I just went through these simple straightforward instructions and it worked perfectly the first time. Used to be Amazon made this hard. This is all good but this also means that Google Play Store does not allow apps like Popcorn Time, , , and Mobdro. Get the Amazon Fire Tablet here. The above solution will bring all Google PlayStore apps to your tablet. The Amazon FireStick is a very popular media streaming devices and Google Play Store is the most widely used AppStore.
Once the device finishes rebooting again, open the App Drawer and look for the app called Superuser. Installing this app is a bit more complicated than installing the other apps on this list, because there are two separate versions of the app for different tablets. Your step by step instructions worked flawlessly. Thanks for this guide, bro! The Install is still greyed out, after rebooting multiple times. Wish original article had this information in it! The first time was a breeze, but for some reason, not this time.
What should I do besides leaving Google Play running? Luca December 29, 2017, Try this, it worked for me for now! The Install button should turn from gray to orange, allowing you to continue with the installation. Will it be a problem for the device at all, doing this? Now press and hold the home button to bring the shortcuts screen. July 24, 2018, Thank you so much for your clear, concise and perfect instructions. I installed all on 7th gen 64bit Fire 7 without updating to 5. Select Delete and Delete again to free up that useful storage space.
I then downloaded from the archive did the reboot before installation of all four files in the order you described. Thanks for this awesome guide. This is a mandatory step for both of the methods given here, but if you have already installed 3rd-party apps before, you might have probably done this part already. Select the bright orange Downloader app from the results. If you don't want to, copy and paste these instructions into an email, send the email to yourself, and open it on the Fire. I have an older Kindle Fire that just will not cooperate with Google.
Now it is very easy! Lukus November 28, 2017, Hey. Under Advanced , turn on Apps from Unknown Sources. Extract or unzip the contents of the. Thanks, Candace Rebecca February 3, 2018, Hello, thanks for all the info. Version recommended above just went back to home screen. Amazon's line of Fire Tablets are great cheap options for watching Netflix or browsing the web, but if you want to make them better, you'll want to turn to installing the Google Play Store to load YouTube, Gmail, Chrome, and millions of other apps and games on your device. I make sure to download the file that pops up when I click on the link instead of finding a newer version of it.
Update: See here for an updated version of this install guide with a video tutorial:. If the Amazon version is left on my Fire, Google does not seem to know it is there. Simply press the center button from your remote once to dismiss it. See Step 1 below to learn how. Fire Tablet is coming with default browser called Silk browser. Some apps will be repeats and duplicates through the Amazon Appstore, like Netflix, which has listings in both platforms.
Any other ideas for me? Battery life goes from 2 days with light use to about 2-3 hours. If it's there, then the rooting was successful. Everything went smooth as silk. There is the simple yet quite effective way in which you can download and install Google Play store on your Kindle Fire. Repeat this process for all three remaining apps in order, beginning with Google Services Framework, followed by Google Play Services, and Google Play Store. Had no problems installing, not problems using.
Step 1: Head over to your Settings and then tap Security. So thankful I came across your post on Google. I'd like to hear what you think. Step 2 You will have to download four apk files on your Kindle Fire to Install Google Play store on Kindle Fire using the inbuilt silk browser. I did the same and continued the process with no issue.