In general, android application can be installed also in the Kindle Fire, because the Kindle Fire using the android operating system. For users of the Kindle Fire, to install the application has provided the Amazon App Store. The use of the Amazon App Store is similar to the Google Play Store so as to facilitate the installation process. Unfortunately snapchat application is not available in the Amazon App Store. There are other alternatives to install Snapchat app on your Kindle fire. Since this device also uses Android as its OS, you can install the apk file of Snapchat.
How to Install Snapchat on Kindle Fire HD
The first thing that you need to do is download the apk file of Snapchat. Download snapchat apk file to your kindle fire by visiting this link from your Kindle Fire Device.
Once you get the apk file, you have to unlock your kindle fire to be able to install the snapchat apk file. Drag the notification tray down by swipe it from the top, then click “More,” select “Devices” and turn on “Allow Installation of Application From Unknown Sources”. See the image below
By using the file manager, open the snapchat apk file that you already downloaded before. If you do not have a file manager yet, you can get it from here. Once you open the apk file, there will be notification that asking you to install the app. Confirm your action and Snapchat will be installed to your Kindle Fire.
Download Google Play Service APK here. Make this version of google play services a system app, and then create a folder called: “com.google.android.gms-l.apk” in your data/ app folder on your kindle. By doing this, it will prevents the new updates automatically. Don’t forget to turn off your wifi or data package when doing this step.
Snapchat basicly are not compatible for Kindle Fire, above are the trick to install it to Kindle Fire. Since kindle fire are using Android as the OS, all apk files can be installed to this device, including Snapchat. But there is still limitation in using snapchat on kindle Fire, like you need to refresh your inbox to see if there is new incoming messages because the notifications won’t show up. Maybe this is why there is no official Snapchat app for Kindle Fire yet. While waiting for the official, you can follow above steps to install Snapchat on Kindle Fire