The 10 Best Free Apps Every Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick Owner Should Have in July 2023

Do you own a Fire TV or Fire TV Stick from Amazon? These are great streaming players that let you access a ton of paid content like Paramount+, Hulu, Apple TV+, and more. But the Fire TV also has a ton of 100% free streaming services that every cord cutter should try.

Now, you’re probably familiar with Amazon’s Freevee streaming service because its content is right on the home screen, but what about other great options for streaming free movies and TV shows legally?

So today I’m breaking down my list of the top 10 free Fire TV apps and TV shows every cord cutter should have!

Now, this list is in no particular order, and picking just 10 was tough, but here is my top 10 list of my favorites in no particular order.

Here is my list of the top 10 free streaming services every cord cutter should try in July 2023.

Pluto TV

Pluto TV has become a leader in the world of ad-supported free content. Owned by Paramount, it has a huge collection of Paramount programs as well as third-party content. You will find over 100 HD channels and over 1,000 movies and TV episodes.

You can add Pluto TV to your Fire TV HERE.

The Roku Channel

Wait, Roku on Fire TV? Yes, you can watch Roku’s free streaming service, The Roku Channel, on your Fire TV. Not only do you get 100_ live channels and a ton of on-demand movies and TV shows, but you also get original programming like the movie Weird Al that can only be found on The Roku Channel.

You can add the Roku Channel to your Fire TV HERE.

local now

Originally, Local Now only showed local weather and news, but now it has added a ton of live channels, movies, and TV shows. Later this year, Local Now will also broadcast local PBS channels for free.

You can Local Now on your Fire TV HERE.


Tubi is now owned by Fox, which means it contains a ton of Fox programming. Additionally, Tubi recently struck a deal to bring programming from Warner Bros. Discovery in Tubi. Just recently, we’ve started seeing some of this programming, including older HBO Max shows, appear on Tubi. Which makes it a must-have for many Fire TV owners.

You can add Tubi to your Fire TV HERE.


If you’re familiar with Plex as a way to manage the media you own, there’s so much more to it. Plex now also has a massive free ad-supported streaming service offering a ton of movies and TV shows. If it’s been a while since you tried Plex, it might be time to try again.

You can add Plex to your Fire TV HERE.

news about

Want local news and want it live? Let’s be honest, we can’t always be near an antenna to watch our local news, but with NewsON you can watch local news live for free and on demand from a long list of local affiliates.

You can add NewsON to your Fire TV HERE.

Haystack News

If your local channels aren’t on NewsON, it’s probably on Haystack News. With Haystack news, you can watch local news, weather, etc., but also get national and international news. Making Haystack News a great way to be up to date with what’s happening around you in the world.

You can add Haystack News to your Fire TV HERE.


Crackle is one of the oldest free ad-supported streaming services and is still a great option. Full content from a long list of partners makes Crackle a great option for movies and TV shows.

You can add Crackle to your Fire TV HERE.


With thousands of movies and TV shows, Fawsome says they have new titles added every week. Plus, a huge catalog of every genre you could think of makes Fawsome one of the biggest streaming services for fans looking for something special. Be sure to check out Fawsome if you like free movies and TV shows.

You can add Fawsome to your Fire TV HERE.

Here are my top 10 free apps for Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. It was very difficult to choose only 10, so what legal services did I miss? Leave me a comment and let me know.

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