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10-04-2019, 00:51   #31
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Is it possible to stream any sort of live TV with this device?? Recently added a half decent TV to the kitchen and was wondering instead of getting additional Sky Box could this stream any channels such as Saorview channels or UTV......
Definitely, yes.
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10-04-2019, 11:29   #32
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Has anyone had any luck getting BBC Iplayer working with the firestick? I've almost gone mad trying to get it to play with a VPN. Gone through about half a dozen tutorials and zilch.
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10-04-2019, 11:32   #33
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Has anyone had any luck getting BBC Iplayer working with the firestick? I've almost gone mad trying to get it to play with a VPN. Gone through about half a dozen tutorials and zilch.
what VPN are you using?

Its really straightforward being honest. You only need to change your DNS to the one provided by your VPN provider.

Order one of these last night to PM, delivered to Belfast this morning. Don't think ive ever had a delivery arrive so soon.
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10-04-2019, 11:49   #34
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Has anyone had any luck getting BBC Iplayer working with the firestick? I've almost gone mad trying to get it to play with a VPN. Gone through about half a dozen tutorials and zilch.
smart dns is the way to go, bbc is very good at detecting a vpn
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10-04-2019, 13:43   #35
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whats the best setup for irish based users
Getting one for parents
Would ideally remove prime stuff that is not available from main screen
and add in apps that you guys are using

is there a good thread around for this, have searched but no dice
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10-04-2019, 13:49   #36
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can they be unlocked so you can watch Prime on them?
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10-04-2019, 13:52   #37
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whats the best setup for irish based users
Getting one for parents
Would ideally remove prime stuff that is not available from main screen
and add in apps that you guys are using

is there a good thread around for this, have searched but no dice
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can they be unlocked so you can watch Prime on them?
Unlocked how? You can watch prime if you've a smartdns sub.

If you mean for free, no.
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whats the best setup for irish based users
Getting one for parents
Would ideally remove prime stuff that is not available from main screen
and add in apps that you guys are using

is there a good thread around for this, have searched but no dice
just google - best apps for 4k fire stick, sites like vpnranks have plenty of tips
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10-04-2019, 16:19   #40
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I use it on WiFi and it's perfect.
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Bizarre that amazon won't ship them over here.
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10-04-2019, 17:25   #42
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Bizarre that amazon won't ship them over here.
Because the built-in Prime Video app doesn’t work with Irish Prime Video accounts. They could tweak it to work quite easily and modify the marketing but they don't seem too bothered about the Irish market. Despite this some Irish retailers do sell them. I assume mistakenly since many of the services advertised on the box aren’t available here.
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Will have mine tomm looking forward to trying it out
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Cancel and re-order? Or, to be fair, Amazon are usually sound if you ask them to refund difference...
No they wouldnt refund difference for me
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is it worth getting this if u dont have a 4k tv
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