A quick tutorial of how to install WeChat on Fire Phone
Does Fire Phone support WeChat? Fire Phone users unfortunately have to face the fact that many well-known and popular apps aren’t available on Fire Phone by default.
Fortunately, this is quite a quick and straightforward process that can be completed in minutes.
1: Allow for installation of non-Amazon apps to get WeChat for Fire Phone
Mainly for security reasons, regular users aren’t allowed to install non-Amazon apps on Fire Phone by default.
To be able to do that, one setting has to be changed. To do that, you need to go to the Settings > Applications & Parental Controls > Allow non-Amazon app installation.
Take a look at the screenshots below:
Click on Allow non-Amazon app installation. Then click OK.
Download The WeChat APK To Your Computer/Fire Phone
Once you allow the installation of apps outside of Amazon on your Fire Phone, you can download WeChat to your computer or Fire Phone directly.
Below I am showing how download WeChat to your computer and then transfer it to your Fire Phone.
- Go to the APKMirror to download the Google Chrome APK file..
- Connect your Fire to your computer (with the use of a USB cable). Transfer the downloaded APK file to your Fire Phone.
Install WeChat On Fire Phone
We are almost finished. Here is what you need to do right now:
- Download and install app File Manager on your Fire Phone so that you can access and open the WeChat on Fire phone.
- Open the WeChat APK file and follow the instructions displayed on the screen:
Enjoy Using WeChat On Your Fire Phone
Congrats. You’ve just successfully installed WeChat on your Fire Phone. You can now open the app to make sure that it works correctly. You should see the screenshot like the one below:
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