This guide will detail how to install CucoTV on FireStick, including FireStick Lite, FireStick 4K Max, FireStick 4K, and Fire TV Cube, as well as Android TV boxes, Android mobile devices, and computers. I’ll also delve deeper into the application and give you a rundown of what to expect.
What Is CucoTV?
CucoTV is an easy-to-use, neat-looking app that lets you conveniently access various movies and shows from all over the web. In addition, you can watch documentaries, videos for kids, family content, and more. All this is free to use, and the interface is very remote-friendly, reminiscent of premium streaming services.
CucoTV is an excellent application to supplement your streaming services. As I mentioned, the content selection is extensive, but it’s more or less the standard fare for free on-demand apps and similar services.
What helps CucoTV stand out is a sleek, minimal interface that lets you skip straight to the content. You can one-click-watch an interesting show or movie from a description screen that pulls data from IMDb. The stream will load directly, with English subtitles also loaded automatically.
The impressive design extends to the built-in player as well. You can easily pause, forward, rewind, tweak stream quality, playback speed, subtitles, and just about anything else. You can switch streams without hassle, and your stream picks up where you left off. In terms of content, you can explore the library through a variety of options, such as collections, genres, and similar titles. The app is pretty smart with its recommendations, and you can easily see content ratings.
Attention, FireStick Users!
Governments and ISPs constantly monitor your online activity, and accessing copyrighted content on your Fire TV Stick could lead to serious trouble. Currently, your IP is visible to everyone. I strongly recommend getting the best FireStick VPN to mask your IP address and securely stream your favorites.
I personally use ExpressVPN, the fastest and most secure VPN available. Not only is it easy to install on any device, it comes with a risk-free 30-day money-back guarantee. Plus, if you're not 100% satisfied, you can always get a refund. ExpressVPN is currently also offering a whopping 3 extra months free on their annual plan!
Is CucoTV Safe and Legal?
Before you rush to download the application and get started, I want to remind you to be cautious when using any free streaming platform, especially those from third-party sources (as opposed to directly from your device’s official app store).
Thankfully, Cuco TV did not raise any security flags or alarms when I scanned it with Virus Total. Below is the screenshot of the scan result:
FireStickTricks.com does not have the means to determine if Cuco TV distributes the content legally.
At the very least, I recommend you use ExpressVPN to protect your sensitive data from being misused. For example, you’re running the risk of exposing yourself to pirated content on these services. FireStickTricks.com strongly discourages breaking the law, so you need to be careful and use your judgment.
How to Install CucoTV on FireStick & Android TV Box
Before downloading CucoTV on your device, you’ll have to give your device permission to install apps from unknown sources. You’ll also need the Downloader app if you’re on FireStick, which will let you download and install the CucoTV APK file.
Then, we’ll install CucoTV, and I’ll give you a quick preview of the service.
Legal Disclaimer: This tutorial is purely educational. FireStickTricks.com doesn’t own, host, operate, resell, or distribute any streaming apps, addons, websites, IPTV or services. The page contains some unverified services, and we are not certain whether they hold legal licenses to distribute the content. FireStickTricks.com does not verify the legality of each app/service in all regions. Do your due diligence if you use any of the unverified apps/services, and stream only content that is available in the public domain. The end-user shall be solely responsible for the media accessed.
Part 1: Prepare Your Device to Download CucoTV
Follow this guide to get Downloader on FireStick and enable unknown sources. Once you’ve set up Downloader on your device, return to this page and follow the steps below.
If you’re on Android, you don’t need Downloader, but you still need to find and enable your setting for unknown sources.
Part 2: Download and Install CucoTV
1. Start by opening up the Downloader app on your Fire Stick.
2. Select the address bar on the Downloader home screen, or go to your browser’s search bar on Android.
3. Type out the URL firesticktricks.com/cuco as shown. Then click the Go button.
Note: This URL points to the original source of the Cuco TV APK. We are not affiliated to the app or its developers.
4. Wait for the APK to download.
5. Click INSTALL in the bottom right.
6. Wait for the app to install.
7. App Installed is displayed on your FireStick. Click DONE if you want to use the app later. Click OPEN to start it right away.
The Cuco TV app is now installed on your FireStick.
Your FireStick / Fire TV is now all ready to stream your favorite content. However, before you start, I would like to warn you that everything you stream online is visible to your ISP and Government. This means, streaming free movies, TV shows, Sports might get you into legal trouble.
Thankfully, there is a foolproof way to keep all your streaming activities hidden from your ISP and the Government. All you need is a good VPN for Fire Stick. A VPN will mask your original IP which is and will help you bypass Online Surveillance, ISP throttling, and content geo-restrictions.
I personally use and recommend ExpressVPN, which is the fastest and most secure VPN. It is compatible with all kinds of streaming apps and is very easy to install on Fire TV / Stick.
We do not encourage the violation of copyright laws. But, what if you end up streaming content from an illegitimate source unintentionally? It is not always easy to tell the difference between a legit and illegal source.
So, before you start streaming on your Fire Stick / Fire TV, let’s see how to use ExpressVPN to keep your streaming activities hidden from prying eyes.
Step 1: Subscribe to ExpressVPN HERE. It comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. Meaning, you can use it free for the first 30-days and if you are not satisfied with the performance (which is highly unlikely), you can ask for a full refund.
Step 2: Power ON your Fire TV Stick and go to Find followed by Search option.
Step 3: Now type “Expressvpn” (without quotes) in the search bar and select ExpressVPN when it shows up in the search results.
Step 4: Click Download to install the ExpressVPN app on Fire TV / Stick.
Step 5: Open the app and enter the login credentials that you created while buying the ExpressVPN subscription. Click Sign in.
Step 6: Click the Power icon to connect to a VPN server. That’s all. Your connection is now secure with the fastest and best VPN for FireStick.
You can also read more detailed info on using ExpressVPN with Fire TV / Stick.
How to Use CucoTV on FireStick & Android TV Box
Now that you’ve successfully downloaded, installed, and launched CucoTV, it’s time we got to see the app itself. A welcome screen will greet you. Press the select button on your remote to continue.
You’ll be taken to a select language screen where you can choose from many languages. You can also enable automatic subtitles on this screen if you use them regularly. It’s worth mentioning that in my experience using the app in English, the automatic subtitles worked well.
Select whatever you prefer and DONE to move on.
You’ll next be asked to select the orientation of your device. The portrait option is denoted by a smartphone outline, while the landscape option depicts a TV or monitor. Since I was using a FireStick on my TV, I went with the landscape option.
You’ll have to permit the app at the next stage. Click Allow to proceed to the final step of setup.
Read through the acknowledgment from the app’s creators and click OK.
You’ll finally be taken to the app’s home screen.
In the future, you’ll be able to browse through a sizeable collection of movies and shows through the simple and easy-to-learn CucoTV interface. Your options are straightforward, and there’s nothing buried too deep within the interface. You can browse through content by genre or look through various collections by subject matter, cast, and more.
You can also integrate Trakt and Real-Debrid into CucoTV to save your watch history and access premium streams. You can do this through the settings icon at the top-right corner of the CucoTV app.
All in all, this is a solid app that’s relatively new and earning a positive reputation among users. It runs smoother than most run-of-the-mill free apps of its type, and the cleanliness of the interface adds to the app’s charm.
Remember, as with other apps that have large libraries, FireStickTricks.com lacks the resources to verify whether all of the content on this app is licensed and legal for you to watch in your region, so use a VPN on FireStick.
So, this guide demonstrated how to install Cuco TV on FireStick. As always, I’d love to hear about your experience with the app, any feedback on this article, or anything that could help other readers. Happy streaming!
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