Use Apple TV ScreenSaver on 4K Firestick

Software needed:

Steps:

  1. Go to settings — my firetv — developer options and ensure both options are enabled

2. Install the 2 APK’s from the top of this page

3. Launch Remote ADB shell

If you are doing this direct on the device you can leave the IP address as above. If you doing this from a phone / computer then you need to enter in your IP address of your firestick

You will see this prompt if this is the first time you are making an ADB connection:

Select “Always allow” and click OK



Enter in the following command

settings put secure screensaver_components com.codingbuffalo.aerialdream/com.codingbuffalo.aerialdream.AerialDream

Press enter

You should see the mantis prompt which means the command has been applied successfully

If you wait 5 mins, the new aerial dream screen saver will start

Screensaver in action

How to change screensaver time out



Enter in the following ADB command (the xxxx is the timeout you want in milliseconds)

settings put secure sleep_timeout xxxxxx
The above will change the screensaver timeout to 1min

How to change the device sleep timeout (default is 20mins)

Enter in the following ADB command

The number at the end is the timeout in milliseconds

How to restore the default screensaver

Enter in the following ADB command

settings put secure screensaver_components com.amazon.bueller.photos/.daydream.ScreenSaverService

Watch the steps here: