How To Activate STARZ

Activating STARZ is a simple process. All you need is an activation code from the device that you need to activate and a web browser to go to

Before you can activate STARZ, you must have an active subscription. You also need the email address and password associated with your STARZ account.

Follow these steps to activate STARZ on any device:

  1. Go to using your web browser.
  2. On the screen, enter the activation code you get from your device.
  3. Click SUBMIT.

The STARZ app on your device refreshes, and you will have access to STARZ streaming. Please note that you must have the STARZ app on your device to do the above steps.

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STARZ has an app for most devices. For example, there’s a STARZ app for Apple TVPlayStation 4/5 (discontinued), Xbox, Smart TVs & Firestick, Roku, Google TV, and most up to date smartphones. Below, I’ll take you through the steps necessary to activate STARZ on these devices.

How To Activate Starz On Roku

Activating STARZ on your Roku is easy. All you need is the code from the STARZ app on the Roku, you get this code when you login to the app, and you’re all set! So, to activate STARZ on your Roku TV:

  • Go to your Roku Channel Store.
  • Add the STARZ App/Channel.
  • Open the STARZ app/channel.
  • Sign in to the STARZ app with your email address and password.
  • Or, sign in using your TV Provider Information.
  • Then, using a web browser, go to
  • Enter the STARZ activation code that appeared on the Roku TV screen in the box.

How To Activate Starz On Your Apple TV

With Apple TV, the streaming device, not the streaming service, you can activate STARZ using the following steps:

  • Install the Apple TV STARZ app.
  • Sign in to the app using your cable provider or email address and password.
  • Using a web browser, go to
  • Type in the activation code that you see on your Apple TV screen then click or tap submit to activate STARZ on your Apple TV.

How To Activate STARZ On Playstation 4 & Playstation 5

Sadly, there is no longer an app for STARZ on the Playstation 4 or Playstation 5. The previous STARZ Go app no longer works and there are no plans for a new app at the time of writing.

How Do I Activate Starz On My Smart TV

To get STARZ on any Smart TV, follow the Starz activate steps below:

  • On the supported Smart TV, open the app store.
  • Find the STARZ app and install it.
  • Sign in to the app using your STARZ account or TV Provider.
  • On a web browser, go to
  • Enter the code on the TV screen into the box on the web page.
  • Click SUBMIT to register the Smart TV.

What Is STARZ?

Starz is an American premium cable and satellite television network owned by Lions Gate Entertainment and is the flagship property of parent-subsidiary Starz Inc. It is also available as a stand-alone streaming service, much like Netflix.

How Much Does STARZ Subscription Costs?

A STARZ subscription costs $8.99 a month. Fortunately, there is a seven-day free trial available for new subscribers. So, you can try out the service before committing to the monthly price. You can cancel at any time during the 7-day trial to avoid paying monthly.

STARZ$8.99 per month
How Much Is Starz A Month?

Can I Watch Starz App On My TV?

If you’re already a STARZ subscriber, you can download the app and enjoy it free. Or, subscribe to STARZ direct through their website, your Roku TV, Prime Video, etc. First-time subscribers can try it free for seven days ($8.99/month after free trial).

Where Is The Activation Code For Starz?

Simple Steps to Activate Starz on your Device: Open the app and try to log in to your Starz account using your login details. After that, from your device, visit Enter the activation code on the screen of the Starz app.

How Do I Log Into My Starz Account?

Go to the main page and click ‘LOG IN.’ From there, you can choose ‘How you want to log in. If it is a cable, satellite, or telco provider, select ‘TV Provider.’ Find your provider on the following screen.

If you don’t see it, select ‘See All Providers.’ If it’s still not there, check with your provider to see if they offer access to the STARZ app.

If you have a direct subscription to the streaming service, log in with the email address and password you used to create your account.

How Do I Get Starz App On My Smart TV?

About the STARZ App: You can subscribe to STARZ directly on or through the Samsung App store within the Smart Hub across select Samsung Smart TVs; Amazon Appstore, App StoreSM, Google Play, or Roku for $8.99 per month with a 7-day free trial for new subscribers. Check their app store for your options for other Smart TVs like LG or Sony.

What Devices Does Starz Work On?

The STARZ app works with the most popular streaming devices, like Roku and Fire TV. It also works with Chromecast.

Platform/DeviceCan I Get the STARZ App?
Fire TV (including Fire TV Stick)Yes
Android TV (including Nvidia Shield TV)Yes
Apple TVYes
Samsung Smart TVYes
iOS (iPhones and iPads)Yes
Android (Android smartphones and tablets)Yes
Web browsers (desktop and laptop computers)Yes
STARZ Devices

Unfortunately, there is no Starz app for the PS4. But, it is available for other consoles like the Xbox One.

The Easiest Way To Watch STARZ On Amazon Prime

You can use Amazon Prime to watch Starz. You can add Starz via Amazon Channels if you already pay for Amazon Prime. If you already have a STARZ subscription, you can log in using your current info.

If not, you can subscribe through Amazon Channels or start a 7-day free trial. The best option is to sign up for Starz directly and link your account to your Amazon Prime Video Channels account.

Is STARZ free with Amazon Prime?

The Starz channel is not free on Amazon Prime, but you can watch it through the platform. There’s a seven-day free trial before signing up for an $8.99/month Starz subscription (for new subscribers only).

How To Add Starz To Amazon Prime

Go to your Prime Video account and select Channels to add Starz through Amazon. Then, select Watch With Starz. Type in your Starz login information. That’s it! You can now sign in to Starz on Amazon Prime and watch Starz on Amazon Prime Video.

How To Login To Starz With Amazon

Can I use the Starz app with Amazon Prime? Unfortunately, If you purchased a Starz subscription through Prime Video as an add-on, you can not use or log in to the Starz channel or site with your Amazon information.

You need to watch it on Prime Video to access Starz content. If you want to watch the programs on the Starz app, you need to cancel the add-on with Prime and resubscribe through Starz directly.

You can, however, use your Starz login information to add Starz to Prime Channels. We recommend signing up for Starz via their website and then using that information to add your account to Amazon Prime Video Channels. With a direct Starz subscription, you can stream thousands of different movies and original content, some of which are not available through Amazon Prime Video Channels.


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