How to Install Sapphire Secure IPTV on Firestick and Android

Frederik Lipfert
Dr. Frederik Lipfert Founder, vpncheck
Updated on 19 Jun 2022

About Sapphire Secure IPTV

Sapphire Secure, an IPTV service that has over 4000 live satellite channels, is a better alternative than cable, as it provides the user with a variety of channels ranging from sports and movies to news and international channels.

In this article, we will guide you on how to download Sapphire Secure IPTV on Firestick and Android devices. You will also find detailed steps on how to create and use a Sapphire Secure account. So, if you want to know everything about this app, then read on!

Note that the Sapphire Secure IPTV app is not available on Amazon and Apple stores. Thus, you need to download it via a sideloading application like Downloader.

How to Sideload Apps on Amazon Firestick (2 Easy Ways)

On the other hand, Sapphire Secure is available on the Google Play store, so android users will not face any trouble. 

This application is also very cost-effective, and the subscription starts from $5 a month. It offers users six different subscription plans, and each plan gives users access to 1600 live channels. However, the pricing differs on the basis of the number of connections.

These packages include the Silver, Silver Plus, Gold, Gold Plus, Platinum, and Platinum Plus packages. Currently, Sapphire Secure is not offering free trials to its users. 

How to Install Sapphire Secure IPTV on Amazon Firestick

To install Sapphire Secure IPTV on your Firestick, you are required to first sign up and then install the application on your device. Thus, we have broken this article into two main steps:

  1. PART 1: Signing Up on Sapphire Secure IPTV
  2. PART 2: Installing Sapphire Secure IPTV on Firestick

Keep reading to get a detailed guide on the whole process!

Part 1: How to Sign Up on Sapphire Secure IPTV

To set up an account, you first need to open the Sapphire Secure website on your mobile or laptop using this link After this, you need a valid email address and password to create your account.

Make sure that the password you choose at this point will only be used for your account login and not for streaming.

Part 2: How to Install Sapphire Secure IPTV on Firestick

Since Sapphire Secure is not available on the Amazon Appstore, we need to install it by sideloading it through a third party application. Downloader is a third party application that you can use to download pretty much anything from the internet onto your device. 

Follow the steps below to install Downloader:

  1. Select Find and then Search on your Firestick home screenAmazon Firestick Find menu with Search highlighted
  2. Type in Downloader and then select the first option that appears on your screen.Amazon Firestick search function with Downloader highlighted
  3. Now an application similar to the one below will be displayed on your screen. Click on itAmazon Firestick Home menu with Downloader highlighted
  4. Now click on Download to begin the processClickable option to install Downloader on FirestickPlease note that after installing Downloader you need to make some changes to your default Firestick settings so that you can sideload other applications.
  5. Click on the Settings icon present on the top right side of your page. Multiple options will now be displayed on your screen Click on My Fire TVAmazon Firestick Settings menu with My Fire TV highlighted
  6. Now click on Developer Options from the list in front of you.Developer options highlighted in the My Fire TV menu, find Developer options.
  7. Click on Apps From Unknown Sources, and toggle it until you see ON written on the handle. If it was already ON then leave it as is.Apps from Unknown Sources categorized under Developer Options in My Fire TV settings After this, your Firestick is now ready to sideload any third-party applications that you want. Now you can launch the Downloader application.
  8. If you are opening the application for the first time then it will ask you if you want the application to access your personal data. You can click on Allow, as Downloader is a safe application. A textbox will then appear on your screen. Click on it.Downloader Home menu
  9. Type in the URL to install Sapphire Secure. After you are done typing, click on GO.Downloader browser keypad type in sapphire iptv URL
  10. The downloading process for Sapphire Secure IPTV will start. It might take 2-3 minutes for the entire process to finish. However, the time may vary depending on your internet connection
  11.  After the download is complete, a window will pop up on your screen asking you to install the app. Click on Install.
  12. Now wait for the installation to finish
  13. A confirmation window will then pop up on your screen to let you know that Sapphire Secure has been successfully installed. Click on OK. You can also select the Open option if you want to launch the application right away
  14. After downloading anything through Downloader, it is better to delete the APK file of the app to save some storage on your Firestick device. Thus, click on Delete
  15. Confirm that you want to delete the file by clicking on Delete again

Sapphire Secure APK has now been successfully installed on your Firestick device!

Important: Install a Virtual Private Network (VPN)

In this day and age, with our daily use of the internet, it has become essential to install a VPN to keep your personal information safe, especially since privacy breaches and internet scams are increasing day by day. 

Big corporations have been charged with using consumer data for their marketing purposes without consent. This personal data or information is in the form of your browsing history, bank account and credit details, and even your location.

This all is crucial information, and in order to safeguard it, it is essential that you install a VPN on your device and connect to it every time before doing anything on the internet. 

We understand that multiple services are available on the internet and this makes it hard for users to identify which one would suit them the best. 

ExpressVPN is without a doubt one of the best VPNs out there. Whether you are doing online shopping or are connected to a public wifi network, ExpressVPN will have your back.

It has 160 different locations with over 94 countries and unlimited bandwidth. It even comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee, which is extremely feasible for any consumer. It also offers 24-hour live customer support, and this makes it very easy for any user to navigate through their service without any hassle. 

Along with many other features, ExpressVPN also provides its users with a Network Lock Kill switch, VPN speed test, split tunneling, private DNS on every server, no activity or connection logs, and much more.

How To Install ExpressVPN On Firestick

Step 1: Creating an Account

The first thing that you do before using any service is to create an account. This process will take around two minutes, and is very simple. All you need is an email ID and password to create an account. You can create an account through a web browser before installing the application.

Step 2: Installing the Application

Since the ExpressVPN application is available on the Amazon Appstore, you can download it quickly without any sideloading hassle. 

To do this, follow the instructions below: 

  1. Click on Find and then Search from your Firestick home screen.Amazon Firestick Find menu with Search highlighted
  2. Now type in ExpressVPN in the suggestion box in front of you. Then select the first option that comes up on the list.vpncheck-spectrum-searching-expressvpn-on-amazon-firestick
  3. An application similar to the one in the screenshot below will be displayed on your screen. Click on it.Amazon Firestick Express VPN highlighted on home screen
  4. Now Click on the Download icon to begin the downloading process.ExpressVPN installation option on Firestick

Step 3: Signing Up

ExpressVPN should now be installed successfully on your device. To access the app, you can go to the Apps and Games option available on your screen and launch the application.

  1. The first step is to create an account or sign in to an existing account. If you already made an account before then sign in or else create a new account for yourself.Sign In option on ExpressVPN
  2. To create an account, you need an email address and password. After you have logged in, a window will pop up on your screen to let you know that ExpressVPN will be accessing your information stored on your device. Click on OK.Amazon Firestick connection request screenWhen it comes to ExpressVPN you do not have to worry about any privacy violations, as a VPN has to access your information to tunnel it through their network, so that it stays safe. Thus, you do not have anything to worry about!
  3. Everything is now set up! Just click on the red icon to connect to the ExpressVPN server.ExpressVPN home screen with Connect button highlighted
  4. Now is the time for you to explore the different features this application offers at such a low cost. For instance, this is a list of the 160 different location servers that you can connect to. This means that you can choose your proxy address.ExpressVPN VPN Locations screen
  5. Some other key features of this VPN are split tunneling, auto connection, a VPN speed test, a Network Lock Kill Switch, a private DNS on every server, no activity or connection logs, protocol selection, and apps and websites shortcuts.ExpressVPN menu with the on/off button highlighted

How to Use Sapphire Secure on Amazon Firestick and Other Devices

After downloading Sapphire Secure APK, you need to access and use the app. You will first need to access the application from your Firestick and place it at a convenient place on your home screen. After that, you can dive into the different features of the application.

Follow the guidelines below to use the app without any hassle:

  1. Go to your Firestick home screen. Click on Settings and then Applications and Manage Installed applications. From there select Sapphire Secure and place the application handle at a suitable place on your home screen
  2. Another way to do this is to press your remote home button for a few seconds until the pop-up window for Apps no longer appears on your screen
  3. One more way to do this is to click on the 3 dot icon beside the Settings option on your Firestick home screen
  4. After you click on this icon and all of your installed applications will appear on the screen. Select Sapphire Secure IPTV.
  5. In order to move this application to quick access, press the menu key on your Firestick until a pop window appears with the option Move. Click on Move and then place the application anywhere on the home screen.
  6. After this, launch the application. 
  7. You now need to log in to the Sapphire Secure IPTV application through a registered email address and password. Setting up an account is essential before using the app.
  8. You can also create multiple user IDs and choose the one you want to log in from. All separate IDs will be displayed on your screen before logging in
  9. Sapphire Secure will now take some time to set up its numerous channels, movies, and series.
  10. The Sapphire Secure IPTV home screen similar to the one below will now be displayed on your screen.

How to Use Sapphire Secure Live EPG

Live EPG is a built-in TV guide that you can install to find the daily schedule of shows on Sapphire Secure. On the main screen, you will see the option to Install EPG. Click on it and wait for it to install. It should not take more than a minute.

After the installation, you will see a complete streaming timetable for the current day. You can also click on a channel in the guide to start streaming.

How to Use Sapphire Secure Catch-Up Option

This is one of the most useful Sapphire Secure features. The Catch-Up options lets you view the content you’ve missed on your live channels. This option is available on the home screen of the app. After clicking on the Catch-Up option, you can select the different channels that you wish to catch up on.

Using the Multi-Screen Feature Of Sapphire Secure IPTV

One of the other brilliant features of this app is that it lets you stream multiple videos on the same screen simultaneously. For this, you have to select the Multi-screen option available on the home screen of the app.

You will now see your screen divided into 4 blank boxes. You can utilize each of these boxes to view something different. So just click on the first box that you want to fill in. Then, a list of channels will appear on your screen and you have to select which one you want to stream.

The channel will now start streaming on the desired box. To fill in other boxes, you have to go through the same process again. This feature is quite amazing for two siblings who can not agree on what to watch.

There are some points that you should know about the Multi-Screen feature:

  • In case you are using 4 streams together, it is important to note that each stream will require its own internet bandwidth. Thus, in order to have a good multi-screen experience, you need a really fast internet connection
  • 4 streams is the limit to the multi-screen feature
  • The number of streams is dependent upon the package you opt for. For instance, the silver package allows only one connection; however, the God plan allows three connections.
  • Each stream requires its own set of data. Thus, four simultaneous streams will utilize their own data.

How to Reset Or View Sapphire Secure Passwords

While using Sapphire Secure, you need to remember two passwords. One is the registration/online account password and the other is the streaming password.

  • ONLINE ACCOUNT PASSWORD: This is your login password that you use to log in to your Sapphire Secure account. This is the first password you set up previously with this service before buying a subscription plan.
  • STREAMING PASSWORD: After you have successfully set up an account with Sapphire Secure, you will receive this specific password via email. This is the password that you have to use to stream TV channels.

How to Reset Your Password

Follow the steps below to reset your online account password:

  • Go to the Sapphire Secure password reset tab
  • Enter your registered email address and select submit
  • You will now receive an email containing a password reset link. Click on the link and follow the steps to create a new password.

How to Install Sapphire Secure IPTV On Android TV Box, Smart Android TV, And Android Mobiles

There are different ways that you can use to install Sapphire Secure IPTV on your android devices. Downloader application, IPTV Smarter app, and web browser are among the few apps that can help you install this application.

1. Via Downloader App:

This app will help you install Sapphire Secure on all android devices like Smart TVs and TV boxes. It is also easily available on the Google Play Store. 

Follow these steps to install this app:

  • Open the Google app store
  • Search for Downloader and click on Install
  • Launch the Downloader application and enter this URL
  • Wait for Sapphire Secure to download. After downloading, click on Install
  • Be patient while the application is being installed.

2. Via IPTV Smarters App:

The IPTV Smarters app is a popular video streaming platform that is compatible with many android devices like Android TV, Android STB Box, Fire TV Stick, and Nvidia Shields.  Aside from downloading content through the app, it also has a wide database of built-in streaming options like live TV and VOD.

Follow the steps to install this app:

  • Open the Google app store and install the IPTV Smarters app
  • Launch the application
  • You will now have two options to log in to the IPTV Smarter app. The first option requires you to use the playlist URL to log in that was sent to you via email, and for the second option you can use the username and password sent to you via email to log in.

3. Via Web Browser:

Android boxes like Mi Box and Nvidia Shield are not compatible with web browsers. However, android mobile phones and tablets and Iphones and Ipads are compatible with web browsers.

Follow the steps below to install this app:

  • Access Android device Settings
  • Click on Security and Restrictions. On some devices, it might only appear as security.
  • Look for the option Unknown Sources and turn it ON. In some cases, you might need to enable Unknown sources for each app separately so be mindful of this and do what is required.
  •  Enter this URL on your web browser:
  • Your screen will now show some very self-explanatory instructions to download Sapphire Secure IPTV. Follow these instructions accurately for quick installation.

How to Install Sapphire Secure On iOS Devices - iPhone and iPad

Just like Sapphire Secure is not available on the Amazon Appstore, it is also not available on the Apple store. However, you can still download it to your iPhone or iPad via the IPTV Smarter app.

Follow the steps below:

  • IPTV Smarters app is available on the Apple store. So download it from there
  • Launch IPTV Smarters 
  • You can now either login through Loading your playlist or File URL or through the Xtream codes API
  • If you select the playlist login method then your username and password details along with the M3U playlist details will be emailed to you. 
  • If you select the login through Xtream Codes then use the URL and user details emailed to you to log in.

In Conclusion

Sapphire Secure offers a huge variety of TV channels ranging from sports to news. It is also pretty economical, so you do not have to worry about needing a big budget to use it. Moreover, the numerous subscription packages that it offers makes it very feasible for users to choose one as per their liking. The multiple connections offer also makes it easy for friends and family to share the same account on almost any device.