The Amazon Fire Stick is a great device for downloading apps and streaming shows and music. However, like any storage device, the Fire Stick has its limits. On the 4K firestick you can expand the storage using some ADB commands but this does not work on the FireOS5 devices. However, we can use a simple process which works on all devices to save our downloads to USB
(APK at the bottom of the page)
- OTG Cable
- USB 3 Flash drive
Connect the OTG to your device and plug in your USB drive.
1. From the Main Menu scroll to hover over Settings.
2. Click My Fire TV.
3. Choose Developer Options.
4. Click Apps from Unknown Sources.
5. Choose Turn On.
6. Go to About — Network and confirm your IP Addresss
Install the APK from the link below
Press the back button and head over to the settings
Click on downloading
click on Folder for files
Click on SD Card
Choose your USB Drive
Select the new folder
Press the home key
Open your favourite streaming app
Change the Internal download manager to External.
If you don’t see this option, change the default Play option “Open With”