Using Netflix on your Amazon Kindle Fire or Fire tablet

Welcome to Netflix on your Amazon Kindle Fire or Fire tablet! Use this article to learn about Netflix features and how to set up and sign out of your account. If you’re unsure if your device supports Netflix, follow the steps in the “Set up Netflix” section to locate the Netflix app.

Netflix Features
Set up Netflix
Sign out of Netflix
Netflix in HD

Netflix is available on many Kindle Fire and Fire tablet devices. Netflix streaming features on supported devices include:

Supported Regions
Netflix is available on the Amazon Kindle Fire and Fire tablets in all supported Netflix regions.

Navigation
Scroll down after launching the app to see recommended genres. Tap Browse to see a specific genre. Tap Search to search for a certain title. To fast forward and rewind, tap anywhere on the screen, then slide your finger along the progress bar to skip backward and forward through the title. Press the back button to exit the movie.

Resolution
Current models provide a 1920 x 1200 display with 224ppi; See our "Netflix in HD" tab for more information.

Subtitles & Alternate Audio
During playback, press the bubble at the top of the screen to configure subtitle and alternate language audio.

Downloads
Download select titles to watch when you can't be online on Fire OS 4.0 or later. See our article about downloads to learn more.

To connect your Amazon Kindle Fire or Fire tablet to your Netflix account, make sure you are on the Home screen and follow the steps below.

  1. From the home screen, select Apps.

  2. In the top right corner, select Store.

  3. Tap inside the Search Appstore field.

  4. Type "Netflix" into the search bar and select the Search icon.

  5. Select the Netflix icon in the search results.

  6. Select Download, Install, or Get App.

  7. When the app has completed downloading, select Open.

  8. Enter your Netflix email address and password to sign in.

Your device is now connected to your Netflix account. Enjoy!

To sign out of the Netflix account on your device, follow the steps below.

  1. Launch the Netflix app.

  2. Select the Menu icon Menu .

  3. Select Sign Out.

  4. Select Sign Out again to confirm.

Netflix is available in HD on the Amazon Kindle Fire and Fire tablets below.

  • Fire HD 10" 2017 (KFSUWI)

  • Fire HD 8" 2017 (KFDOWI)

  • Fire HD 8" 2016 (KFGIWI)

  • Fire HD 10" 2015 (KFTBWI)

  • Fire HD 8" 2015 (KFMEWI)

  • Fire HD 7" 2014 (KFASWI)

  • Fire HD 6" 2014 (KFARWI)

  • Fire HDX 8.9" 2014 (KFSAWI)