How to Play Xbox Games on Fire TV Sticks: A Complete Guide

Playing Xbox Cloud games on your Fire TV Stick is easy and convenient. Follow this guide to set up and start gaming without a console.

Supported Devices

  • Fire TV Stick 4K
  • Fire TV Stick 4K Max


Xbox Game Pass Ultimate AccountActive subscription needed
Internet Connection20 Mbps over 5GHz Wi-Fi recommended
Bluetooth ControllerXbox Wireless, Xbox Adaptive, PlayStation DualSense, etc.

How to Play Xbox Games on Fire TV Sticks

1. Download the Xbox App

  • Go to the Appstore on your Fire TV Stick.
  • Search for “Xbox app”.
  • Download and install the app.

2. Sign In

  • Open the Xbox app.
  • Sign in with your Xbox Game Pass Ultimate account.

3. Connect a Bluetooth Controller

  • Put your controller in pairing mode.
  • Go to Fire TV Stick settings > Controllers & Bluetooth Devices.
  • Select “Game Controllers” and add your controller.

4. Start Playing

  • Open the Xbox app.
  • Browse the Game Pass library.
  • Select a game and start playing.

Tips for Optimal Experience

  • Wi-Fi Connection: Connect to a 5GHz network for better stability.
  • Proximity: Keep your Fire TV Stick close to the router.
  • Updates: Ensure your Fire TV Stick and controller firmware are up-to-date.

Summary Table

1. Download AppSearch and install Xbox app from Appstore
2. Sign InUse Xbox Game Pass Ultimate account
3. Pair ControllerConnect Bluetooth controller via Fire TV settings
4. Start PlayingSelect and play games from the Xbox Game Pass library

By following these simple steps, you can transform your Fire TV Stick into a powerful gaming device. Enjoy console-free gaming with Xbox Cloud on your Fire TV Stick and experience the thrill of your favorite games.