How to use Netflix on your Amazon Kindle Fire or Fire tablet

Use this article to learn about Netflix features on your Amazon Kindle Fire or Fire tablet, and how to set up and sign out of your account. If you don't know if Netflix works on your device, follow the steps in the “Set up Netflix” section.

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.

Scroll down after launching the app to see recommended genres. Tap Browse to see a specific genre. Tap Search to search for a TV show or movie. 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.

Current models provide a 1920 x 1200 display with 224ppi. See the "Netflix in HD" section.

Subtitles & alternate audio
During playback, press the bubble at the top of the screen to set up subtitles and alternate language audio.

Download select titles to watch offline on Fire OS 4.0 or earlier.

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.

Kindle Fire (1st generation) devices can no longer install Netflix. Devices that have previously installed the app can continue to use Netflix.

  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.

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

  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 8" 2020 (KFONWI)

  • Fire HD 10" 2019 (KFMAWI)

  • Fire HD 8" 2018 (KFKAWI)

  • 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)