Custom FireTV Channel Guidelines

Below are the guidelines needed to submit elements for a FireTV Channel. Once the channel is approved through Amazons testing it will be available to add in the FireTV channel store. 

Sample Channel for Reference

We will reference the following sample channel throughout this guide:
fire-channel-sample1.jpg

 

Requirements

Content

  1. Select your MRSS feed
    • Visit https://mystreamspot.com/integration and click the "Feeds" section
    • Select the MRSS feed you would like to use for the channel
      • Please note, selecting the default MRSS feed will include all non-private archives and categories as well as all live broadcasts.  Selecting a specific category will only contain archives from the category selected.
  2. Channel Description - used in the various FireTV channels
    • Short Description: 1200 characters or less
    • Long Description: 4000 characters or less
  3. Navigation Colors and Transparency - Hexadecimal format (ie. #ffffff)
    • Menu Color
    • Menu Active
    • Menu Inactive
    • Navigation Opacity
  4. Overall Theme
    • Specify Light or Dark

Images
All images should be submitted using PNG format

  1. Channel Store Icon: 512x512
  2. FireTV App Icon: 1280x720 
  3. Channel Logo: (optional) 500x500 
  4. Background Image (optional): 1920x1080
  5. Header Background Image (optional): 1920x300

 

For reference, the items above are exemplified in the Amazon Creator image below:

fire-config1.jpg

 

 

Sample Images

Sample Header Background Image:fire-header-logo-1920x300.jpg

 

 Sample Logo Image:
fire-logo-500x500.jpg

 Sample Channel Store Icon

firetv-large-icon-sample._TTH_.png

 

Sample FireTV App Icon

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Once the elements are submitted to StreamSpot we will build and submit the channel for testing. Upon approval, you will be notified that your channel is available. If any changes are needed for approval StreamSpot may reach back out to you for those elements. 

 

 

 

 

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