Have you ever wanted to watch Starz original shows and movies but weren’t sure how to access the streaming service? Getting set up is easy – this guide will walk you through how to activate Starz and start watching on platforms like Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, Smart TVs, and more.
What is Starz and What Does it Offer?
Starz is a premium cable channel that offers critically acclaimed original programming, feature films, documentaries, and more. Some popular Starz shows include:
- American Gods
- Ash vs Evil Dead
Starz also licenses Hollywood hits and films. Subscribers can live stream Starz through their cable provider or directly on Starz.com with no cable subscription required.
With a Starz subscription you can:
- Stream Starz anywhere, anytime
- Download shows to watch offline
- Access over 5,000 streaming movies and shows ad-free
- Start watching immediately with their 7-day free trial
Ready to gain access? Here’s how to get started.
Activating Your Starz Account at starz.com/activate
To activate Starz and start your subscription, follow these steps:
- Go to starz.com/activate
- Select “Claim Your Offer”
- Enter your email
- Choose your payment method (credit card or PayPal)
- Fill in your billing details
- Confirm your registration
Once your account is activated, you can start streaming by logging in with your Starz username and password.
Ways to Watch Starz
Stream Starz through:
- Download Starz Play app from Roku store
- Login using your Starz account details
- If you don’t have an account, activate at starz.com/activate with your activation code displayed on your TV
Amazon Fire TV
- Open App Store and download Starz
- Login with your Starz username and password
- Start watching!
starz.com/activate on Apple iPhone
- Download Starz app from Apple App Store
- Login to app using your credentials
- Get activation code from activate.starz.com to pair with iPhone
- Download Starz Play app on your smart TV
- Sign in with username and password
- You’ll see activation code on screen – grab device and go to starz.com/activate to enter it
- Relaunch Starz app on TV and start streaming
The same steps can be followed for Apple TV and Android TV.
For Xfinity users, download the Starz app through your X1 cable box and activate by entering the code displayed on your TV at starz.com/activate.
Sling TV subscriber? Just upgrade your base plan by adding Starz as a premium channel.
While Playstation 4 doesn’t support the Starz app, you can still watch on mobile devices signed into your account.
Activating Starz is quick and easy on almost any streaming device. Sign up through Starz.com to access an entire library of entertainment anytime, anywhere!
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