Rakuten TV on Firestick | How to download Rakuten TV on Firestick?

Hi, Friends, I Hope all doing fine. It’s hard to overcome this quarantine situation. All the people get bored of this by repeatedly scrolling the Facebook newsfeed and Instagram pages. So I come up with the new idea for Firestick users to get entertain in their home due to this lockdown condition. Today everything is available online. Most of the people like to watch online streaming shows and movies rather than streaming on Television. Here we are going to explain about one of the popular streaming services application Rakuten TV. Let see in the below article, how to get Rakuten TV on Firestick?

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What is Rakuten TV?

Video-on-Demand (VOD) Streaming service which offers TV series and movies for subscription is called Rakuten TV. Barcelona is the Headquarters for Rakuten TV. Jacinto Roca and Josep Mitja are the founders of Rakuten TV. Now it is operated in twelve countries in Europe such as the UK, Spain, Germany, France, Finland, Italy, Ireland, Austria, Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, and Portugal. Rakuten TV is not only for the subscription but also for purchase and rental.

Rakuten TV streams the contents form studios like Disney, Sony Pictures, Warner Brothers, Twentieth Century Fox Entertainment around the world. It can be streamed in most devices and it offers similar services like Netflix. In 2019, Rakuten TV launched Rakuten sports.

Features of Rakuten TV:

  • Rakuten TV allows you to stream your favorite TV shows and Movies.
  • Premium content is available in the Rakuten TV app which could be selected by Rakuten TV Free.
  • Users can avail it in free of cost.
  • You can use Rakuten TV Free on your smart TV without an account.
  • Rakuten TV supports up to 4K ultra HD video.
  • For watching movies Rakuten boasts are the best.
  • It offers Hollywood movies like Batman vs Superman, The Conjuring, and many.
  • You can select genres like Horror, Romance, Action, and many.
  • Compatible with iOS and Android.
  • Rakuten TV is available in all the Apple products.
  • You can able to stream the Rakuten TV by using streaming devices in online like Chromecast, Firestick.

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Popular Movies and TV series in Rakuten TV:


  • Parasite
  • Light House
  • Contagion
  • Knives Out
  • 1917
  • JoJo Rabbit
  • Little Women
  • The Gentlemen
  • Star wars
  • Trolls World Tour
  • Spiderman Far From Home
  • Harry Potter
  • Zombieland
  • Joker
  • Extraction
  • Ford v Ferrari
  • The Lord of the Rings
  • Good Boys

TV Series:

  • Money heist
  • Friends
  • Killing Eve
  • Better Call Saul
  • Schitt Creek
  • The Good Place
  • Modern Family
  • What we do in the shadows
  • Yellow Stone
  • Rick & Morty
  • Tiger King
  • Scrabs
  • Little Fires Everywhere
  • West World
  • WACO
  • Home Land
  • Community
  • Mrs America
  • Mr Robot
  • The big bang theory
  • Lost
  • The Last Dance
  • The Wire

How to download Rakuten TV on Firestick?

Rakuten TV is not available in the inbuilt apps of the Amazon Firestick. Instead of that, we have to sideload the application to Firestick to enjoy streaming on the big screen. Below steps will explain about to sideload the Rakuten TV to Firestick.

Rakuten TV on Firestick
Rakuten TV on Firestick
  1. How to download and install Rakuten TV on Firestick using the Downloader app?
  2. How to download and install Rakuten TV on Firestick using ES File Explorer?

Let start the installing process,

How to download and install Rakuten TV on Firestick using the Downloader app?

To download the application from outside the source on Firestick we have to change the settings to turn “allow apps from unknown sources”. It will make the Firestick to allow download applications outside.

Step1: Plugin your Firestick device to the home devices HDMI port.

Step2: Using Firestick remote switch on the device and ensure network connectivity.

Step3: You can able to see the settings option on the homepage and select “My fire TV” from the settings.

Step4: Then click “Developer option”.

Step5: Followed by “apps from unknown sources” and a pop up opens.

Step6: Select “Turn On”. Now you can able to download apps from unknown sources.

Step7: Using Remote navigate to the home page and search “Downloader app”.

Step8: Click to Download the Downloader app and it will be installed on your device.

Step9: Go to the downloader app and type the URL for Rakuten TV in the search tab.

Step10: Click on the “Go” option will start downloading the Rakuten Tv and it will be installed on your device.

Step11: You can see Rakuten TV on Firestick device homepage and open it to enjoy streaming your favorites.

How to download and install Rakuten TV on Firestick using ES File Explorer?

Step1: Connect the Firestick device to your TV.

Step2: Switch on the device and ensure Wi-Fi network connectivity.

Step3: Search and download ES File Explorer. Then install it.

Step4: Open the ES File Explorer available on the homepage of the Firestick device.

Step5: Tap the “+New” option on the bottom.

Step6: A pop up opens with the option for “Name and Path”.

Step7: Enter the name as your wish and path for the Rakuten TV.

Step8: Click “Download now” and it asks for permission to download on your device.

Step9: Click “Install” and it will be added to the Device homepage.

Step10: Enjoy the contents of Rakuten TV by open it and streaming your favorite movies and shows.

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1) Is Rakuten TV Free?

Yes Rakuten TV is available free. By selecting Rakuten TV free premium content on the app, you can enjoy free of cost. Also, it is possible to avail of a Rakuten TV app without an account on your smart TV app.

2) Is Rakuten TV good?

To run Movies in the first choice Rakuten Boasts are the best. You have to buy a disc to get 4K ultra high definition quality if you don have the apple TV. So Rakuten TV is good and best to use.

3) Is Rakuten TV a monthly subscription?

No, It is not a subscription service. Although it is SYOD (Subscription Video On Demand) it is not based on subscription. It is a TVOD (Transnational Video On Demand) service which means you have to pay to watch when movies are Fancy.

4) What does it cost to join Rakuten?

No, Rakuten TV is completely free of cost. Rakuten TV doesn’t charge to become a publisher through the marketing affiliate network. Also, it is free to join any affiliate program.

5) Is Rakuten Worth Joining?

It is based upon the users on how you use Rakuten. Rakuten is easy to sign up and to use. It is not a scam. Rakuten has a partnership with more than 750 stores you will get effective cashback for every purchase. If you use it more worths it.

Sums UP:

Rakuten TV is one of the best apps for enjoying the movies and shows with free of cost. Genres available in Rakuten TV make you feel easy to search for the content you want to watch. I hope this will be useful for you to get Rakuten TV on any Firestick devices. Still, if you have any issues in the above two methods, Let me know in the below comment box to sort out ASAP.

Thank you friends…

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