How To Download and Sign Up For Peacock on Amazon Fire TV
Peacock is a subscription video streaming service from NBCUniversal that gives access to up to 15,000 hours of content including original shows, blockbuster movies, and classic television series. It will include news, entertainment, sports, late-night, and reality from various NBCU properties including NBC, Bravo, and E!, as well as original shows including reboots of “Saved By The Bell”, “Punky Brewster”, and “Battlestar Galactica” .
How to Sign-Up for Peacock on Amazon Fire TV
Unfortunately, Peacock is not currently available on Amazon Fire TV, but is expected to for the official July launch. Currently, Peacock is only available on Xfinity X1 and Xfinity Flex devices.
In July, it is expected to be available on Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, PS4, Xbox, Samsung Smart TVs, LG Smart TVs, or VIZIO Smart TVs.
Peacock Amazon Fire TV Features
Plans & Pricing
The service has two tiers, Peacock Free, which is available to all customers at no charge, and Peacock Premium which starts at $4.99 a month with ads and $9.99 a month without ads. If you are a Xfinity X1, Xfinity Flex, or Cox Contour customer — you will get a $5 discount on either plan — meaning you can get Peacock Premium at no extra charge.
Shows on Peacock
Peacock Free includes 7,500 hours of programming including next day access of first-year NBCU shows, select movies, and complete classic series. Peacock Premium includes 15,000 hours of programming including next day access to current season of all NBCU series, early access to late-night shows, Peacock Originals, and live sports like Premier League, Ryder Cup, and The Olympics.
Just like other streaming services, Peacock will have their own original series including reboots of Save By The Bell, Punky Brewster, and Battlestar Galactica. They also have shows like Rutherford Falls (Ed Helms), Dr. Death (Alec Baldwin), and a behind-the-scenes docs-series about Saturday Night Live.
The company has acquired the rights to many classic shows like the entire Dick Wolf library including Law & Order and Chicago Fire. Peacock will also become the exclusive home for Parks and Recreation (October 2020) and The Office (January 2021).
The service will also feature blockbusters and critically-acclaimed films from Universal Pictures, Focus Features, DreamWorks Animation, Illumination and content acquired from Hollywood’s biggest studios.