How to Install and Use McAfee VPN on Firestick

McAfee is one of the general software in computer security. But, they also support a VPN software called Safe Connect VPN or McAfee VPN. One of the interesting things about McAfee VPN is that it has a made-in browser for private & secured browsing. If you’re a Firestick user, you often want a VPN service to download and avail the geo-restricted apps or media. McAfee VPN is one of the VPN services that deserve a chance to try with Firestick devices. Even though you could not download it from the Amazon App Store, you could sideload and use McAfee’s Android version.

McAfee offers two various subscription plans. You would get a 7-day free trial and 30-day money-back guarantee on both plans.


$19.99/year (billed $2.99/month)

Pick here to sign up for McAfee VPN.

It also has a free plan with some limitations like automatic server selection, 250 MB per day, fewer security features, and more.

Install McAfee VPN on Firestick

Step1) switch on Amazon Firestick and navigate to Settings from the home screen.

Step2) On the settings screen, select My Fire TV or Device.

McAfee VPN on Firestick

Step3) In the following screen, select Developer Options.

McAfee VPN on Firestick

Step4) afterwards pick on the Apps from Unknown Sources to turn it on.

McAfee VPN on Firestick

Step5) select Turn On to enable it.

Step6) To start the Downloader app on Firestick.

Step7) choose the Home tab on the left pane and highlight the URL field.

Step8) Enter the URL and click the Go button.

Step9) The Safe Connect McAfee VPN apk would download on your Firestick.

Step10) Afterwards installing the apk, pick on the Install tab.

Step11) On the following screen, pick on the Open button to launch the application immediately or pick on the Done button.

Step12) pick Delete on the consecutive screens to remove the APK.

Instead of the Downloader app, you can also use ES File Explorer on Firestick to sideload apps. Yet the downloading facility on ES File Explorer needs unlocking the premium version.

How to use McAfee VPN on Firestick

Step1) To open the McAfee VPN from the My Apps section on Firestick.

Step2) pick the Sign-in option and then configure McAfee sign in credentials.

Step3) Afterwards signing-in, the home screen displaying current location would appear.

Step4) select the location and server you want.

Step5) Minimize the screen and then access the geo-restricted content you need.

Another for McAfee VPN on Firestick

There are plenty of VPN applications for Firestick to choose from. Yet, the best ones are

  • ExpressVPN
  • IPVanish
  • NordVPN
  • CyberGhost VPN

The major highlight with these VPNs is that they are officially accessible on the Amazon App Store to download. Since, they would more provide security features.

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