5 File Manager Apps for Fire TV stick in 2019

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Nowadays with fast increasing technology each day various new apps are being created and eventually they are being uploaded on Google Play Store or Amazon store. So if you search on these Play Stores, you will find that there are numerous file manager apps.

Although you will find numerous file manager app, all these apps are not useful as you will find that most of them are useless and comes with annoying ads and even if you find a proper app but still it might happen that it will not be compatible with your Fire TV Stick.


So although there are various options, but all the apps are not as useful as the five apps which we are going to discuss in this article. These apps will help you in managing your file over Fire TV Stick. If you are using Kodi on Firestick then you may need to clear cache files sometimes. In this case, a File manager app will help you.

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5 File Manager Apps for Fire TV stick in 2019

X-plore File Manager

X-plore File Manager is a fantastic file manager application that is often used in Fire TV Stick to managing all the loaded apps. It has a dual pane interface which helps you to analyze all the installed files although the only problem of this file manager is that it is not so user-friendly.

Its dual pane interface also helps you to move an APK file from a USB stick to your Fire TV Stick hard drive.


One of the most interesting features of X-plore File Manager is that it can be connected to your cloud drives. Generally, this is an essential feature because lots of people use Fire TV stick to watch personal media so having a way to quickly access and play your cloud-based videos signifies that you can watch your content easily from anywhere in the world.  

Total File Commander

Total File Commander is a fascinating file manager app for Fire TV Stick which offers native support for Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, and Dropbox. This file manager app has a straightforward and user-friendly interface.

Another exciting feature of this app is that if you want you can add various new features by downloading different kinds of plug-ins.  This file manager app comes with a media player which can stream directly from LAN, WebDAV and cloud plug-ins.


You can even bookmark and save folders as shortcuts, and moreover, if your Fire TV Stick is rooted, then this app also offers a root explorer feature.

File Browser by Astro

File browser app by Astro is a popular file manager which is mainly used in Fire TV Stick. You will find that most of the people prefer to use this app to move, copy, delete, backup files and clean files on any Android devices such as Android TV or Fire TV Stick, Nvidia Sheild, Mi Box, Android Phones, Tablets or PC.

This fantastic file manager app helps you to backup files to SD card to free up space, and moreover, it also allows you to compress files to save space on your Fire TV Stick.   


This file browser app by Astro includes both local and cloud storage management features in a single package, allowing you to organize your internal storage and SD card space, while it also allows you to move your files and media to and from cloud services like Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive.

So you must try out this free file manager app at least once because of its high-quality features and user-friendly interface without jailbreaking your firestick.

Solid Explorer

Solid Explorer is an exciting Android file manager app that has a two-pane interface which helps you to transfer Apks and files easily from one android device to another.

The two independent explorer panes along with drag-and-drop support help you to copy easily and move files from different locations, and moreover, you can even set a panel to browse popular cloud storage services, such as Drive, Dropbox, and SkyDrive.


Solid Explorer app also includes support for archived files such as .ZIP, TAR, and.RAR, and an indexed search function, and root explorer mode for rooted users. Moreover, Solid Explorer also supports a wide variety of plugins which helps you to add new features like USB OTG support, and an FTP server plugin, etc.

Amaze File Manager

Amaze File Manager is an absolutely free and open source file manager app that is very well designed and has an easy to use interface. The best thing about this app is that it is completely free from in-app purchases or annoying ads, although you can contribute to its development on Github only if you wish to do so.

By using this file manager you will be able to display your files and folders in a list or grid view, and moreover, there is support for basic operations such as copy and paste, compressing to and extracting from zip files, and even moving or deleting a file.

Within this app, if you swipe from left-hand, you will find a navigation drawer with options to view all your images, videos, audio files, and Apk files. This is the most appropriate file manager app for any Fire TV Stick.

This app comes with a few other useful features such as SMB (Windows) file sharing, root explorer, an app manager which allows you to back up or uninstall apps.


Moreover, this app also comes with multiple tab support so that you can quickly navigate through two directories.

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As promised at the beginning of the article we have described the top five file manager app for Fire TV Stick.

All the apps which are mentioned above work smoothly with any Fire TV Stick so you can select any one of them although each file manager app has some unique characteristics which you should notice before deciding to select the best among the five which are mentioned in this article.

So go through each file manager app thoroughly and then finally select the best one according to your preferences.