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Best Firestick Remote App For iPhone Users

If you are reading this article, then definitely you’ll know about the Firestick. It’s also safe to assume that you know about the Firestick remote apps. Just in case if you stumbled across this blog, and don’t know how to use the Firestick completely, then you can check these Firestick tutorials.

This device comes with remote control, so that when you misplace your remote, or the battery drained- what you do?

Amazon has prepared in advance for such contingency such that you an control your Firestick device with your smartphone. No matter what Operating System you run, all you have to do is simply download the remote app into your phone.

Best firestick remote apps

Amazon has its application for you to control you Firestick remotely, and also they have a lot of other application for this purpose that is just as good. This article speaks about the best applications you can use to control your Firestick device remotely from your iPhone.

1. CetusPlay Remote

It’s one of the best remote control apps for iPhone out there in the market. It has a wide range of features and it can be used for multiple purpose. For instance, you can use this app via several modes.

  • The mouse mode allows you to make use of the app on your iPhone to control your Firestick device like you would a mouse on a computer.
  • The touchpad mode : you can control the Firestick device using the TouchPad.
  • The keyboard mode: just as the name sound it can be used as keyboard.
  • Finally the, direction pad mode.

These are the ways you can use the CetusPlay app to control your Firestick device. It has a simple interface that makes the users easy to understand and navigate. The main feature of the CetusPlay app is that it supports functionalities for multiple languages.

2. Amazon Fire TV Remote

Fire TV remote app it’s own remote application for controlling your Firestick device. It can be downloaded on your smartphone store, and you have to do is search on your App Store. It works exactly like the normal Firestick remote control, with a few extra features. After downloading the application on your device, it’s recommended to use WiFi to connect the firestick with your phone.

3. Kore Remote

This is another excellent application for controlling your Firestick device, from your iPhone. Although it’s limited to just the Kodi. This app is mainly for Kodi lovers. But it can’t be used to control any other application apart from Kodi.

This app has a lot of amazing features such as multiple language support, library browsing, and can choose to color them.

Wrapping Up

Hope this article was really helpful. You can feel free to share your suggestion, if we missed any best app in this list. Do let us know in the comment section.

Best Streaming Gadgets of 2018

We are in the world where technology grows faster and the devices are getting smarter, at presents TVs offer a lot of features such as LCD, LED, OLED, 4K, UHD, HDR, etc. With these features, we should make sure that our streaming devices are compatible and also the service provided by the streamers. Some of the best streaming gadgets are Roku Streaming Stick, Nvidia Shield TV, Apple TV 4K, Google Chromecast, etc. So, let me put up some of the best streaming devices of 2018.

Also check: how to install and setup kodi

Best Streaming Gadgets of 2018

 Roku Streaming Stick+Media Player

If you are a budget person then this device suits you well. This device streams all significant service in 4K and HDR. It is the best budget-friendly device designed in a way that it can be connected directly to the HDMI port of your TV or monitor. The key feature of this device is speedy dual-band Wi-Fi and easy to use remote control. This device is available for $68

NVIDIA SHIELD TV

It is the best Android TV box which supports 4K with Netflix, Voodoo, Ultraflix, YouTube etc, with HDR further it also poses a virtual assistance from Google through this searching for content, app, appliances are made easy with our voice. This device is designed with thoughtful of gamers. If you are a PC gamer, you can stream your games on TV instead of PC.  There are more options available in HD streaming such as HBO, CBS, Fox, and Vimeo. This device is available for $180.

 Apple TV 4K

There is a huge number people love apple devices and for those apple lovers this device is optimum and the best, Siri can be used for searching content or from iTunes Library. Apple TV 4k is the best for the buyer which not only supports UHD but also HDR 10 with Dolby vision content. This device streams all major services in 4K such as Amazon Prime, Netflix, voodoo, etc. The significant action from apple is there won’t be extra charges for buying or renting 4k movies. This device is available for $180-$200.

Google Chromecast

Google Chromecast is a simple and tiny streaming device which can be controlled from your Smartphone or tablet. This device does not have separate remote for content search so everything is done via apps. It is more powerful and compact which can stream 4K and HDR contents like Netflix, YouTube, etc. It has to be connected to the HDMI port of your TV and can be accessed via tablets and Smartphones. The integrated Google Assistant is used to control while watching live. This device is available for $69.

Amazon Fire TV

All major streaming services like Netflix, Voodoo, Amazon Prime video, etc, can be enjoyed in 4K and HDR with Amazon Fire TV. The voice button in the remote which is powered by Amazon Alexa allows you to search for content and also to control the smart home gadgets. When you pair your device with Amazon Echo you can control it completely with your voice. The key feature of this device is Dolby Atmos audio support. This device is available for $70-$120.

Top Smartphone Apps to watch TV Series for free

With technological advancement, the world is brought under on device within our palm. Now a day watching TV series in your smartphone are made possible through mobile apps. These apps made each and every task easier on the mobile phone and the movies and TV series can be streamed. When we talk about entertainment, the smartphones are the best companions. You can watch easily watch movies and TV series on any made through smartphone easily. The Netflix, Crackle, Fox Now are some of the best smartphone apps to watch TV series for free of cost. Some of the best smartphone apps to watch TV series are listed below.

Also check: how to watch movies on smart TV

Top Smartphone Apps to watch TV Series for free

Netflix

What if all your favorite TV show is collected in one special app. Yes, I am telling you about Netflix. You will find everything you want to. Netflix concentrate more on safe watching experience with all family to watch TV shows for children by filtering some of the selected TV shows and movies. This Netflix is available for a monthly subscription of $9 per month but this app will be available for free on your smartphone stores but the significant feature of this app is there is no hidden charges or commercials in it. Netflix gets you a month for free using and an ability to create up to 5 different profiles within a single Netflix account. So all your family has an access to their world of entertainment. To make a search more convenient, you are given the choice of choosing a TV show from different categories and genres.

Crackle

Favorite TV Shows like Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, Joe Dirt 2, Sports Jeopardy!, SuperMansion is available with the crackle.  Dome TV series are available completely for free which include every episode and also there will a sign in required which is also free. It is not necessary to create an account, but doing it, you provide yourself with an opportunity to continue watching from the moment you left off. List of shows that you are planning to watch can also be created by adding it to your favorites. Barney Miller, Seinfeld, Good Times, I Dream of Jeannie and Married with Children and a lot of more wait for you in Crackle.

Fox now

Streaming of TV series can be done easily even though if you don’t have a cable or a satellite. This app is popular for watching humorous TV shows like Family Guy, The Office and that kind of things, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne and Meet the Browns etc. Fox now does not allow you to forget the shows as it keeps up the timings with notification and the full season is also available. Fox now is subscription based which supports more than 70 providers.

History

some of the popular TV shows such as Pawn Stars, Ice Road Trucker, Top Gear, Gangland, I Love the 1880s and Mountain Men are available in this History app. This app is also subscription based but it gives a free trail for 7 days. The cost for History app is about $5 per month.