How to Activate SYFY on Roku, Fire Stick using

SYFY or you may call it a Sci-Fi channel is an American cable channel owned by NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment. SYFY is all about Science Fiction, Fiction and TV Series.


It is very easy to watch different shows in the comfort of your home. You just need a fast internet connection, a streaming device and a SYFY app on your device.

Activate SYFY on Any Device at

Follow these basic steps to enter the SYFY activation code to activate the channel:

  1. Download the SYFY app on your device.
  2. Launch the app to generate an activation code.
  3. Go to and enter the code in the given space,
  4. Generally, the code is between 6-7 digits. So, make sure that you enter the right code.
  5. Click on ‘Continue’ and move forward by following on-screen instructions.
  6. Enjoy streaming after successful activation.

Let’s see how we can activate SYFY on different streaming devices like Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Google Chromecast, Android TV, Apple TV and many more.

Guide to Activate SYFY on Roku at activate/activatenbcu

In order to start streaming shows of SYFY on your Roku, you need to have an active TV Provider subscription and login credentials.

Let’s learn how to activate SYFY on Roku.

Step1. Turn on your smart TV and connect the Roku device.

Step2. Go to the Channel Store and search SYFY.

search SYFY channel on Roku Channel store

Step3. Click on the Add Channel from the app icon.

Add Syfy channel on your Roku streaming device

Step4. After adding the channel, launch the app to get the SYFY activation code. Make a note of the activation code somewhere.

Step5. Using a smartphone or a computer, go to and input the activation code in the required box.

Enter your activation code to activate Syfy app

Step6. Click on the ‘Continue‘ button.

Enjoy Syfy channel content on your Roku streaming device.

Activate SYFY on Apple TV

  1. Switch on your Apple TV.
  2. Go to the App Store and look for the SYFY app.
  3. Select the app icon and then click on Get button.
  4. Open the SYFY app when it has been downloaded.
  5. You will now see an activation code on the screen after launching the app and entering your credentials.
  6. Visit using a different phone or computer, and enter the activation code in the designated space.
  7. Select Continue. You can now view your favorite SYFY series on your Apple TV device after activating it.

Activate SYFY on Amazon Fire TV or Firestick

Activate Syfy channel on your Fire Stick or Fire TV device

People with Amazon Fire TV may also access Syfy’s excellent content by installing the channel on their TV by just visiting

  1. Turn on your TV and connect it with a fire stick.
  2. Select ‘Find‘ on your home screen. Type SYFY in the search box.
  3. Choose Download after selecting the app icon.
  4. Then, open the SYFY app. The screen will now display an activation code. Note down this code somewhere.
  5. Go to on another device and enter the activation code.
  6. Select ‘Continue‘ and start watching your favorite SyFy series and movies by using the SYFY app.

Activate SYFY on Xbox at

  1. Select Browse Apps when your Xbox is turned on.
  2. Select the Search icon and look for the SYFY app.
  3. Install by selecting the Xbox icon.
  4. Go to My Games and Apps. Check that your internet connection is active and that your Xbox is operational.
  5. To start the SYFY app, click on the installed version, On the screen, you should now see an activation code.
  6. Visit on your phone and pc from another device. Now enter the code and click on the Continue button.
  7. The SYFY app now allows you to watch SYFY on your Xbox One console.

How to Activate SYFY on Android Device

The simplest way to activate SYFY is using an Android device. Let’s get started by learning how to activate SYFY on your Android device.

  1. Turn on your Android TV and navigate to the Home screen.
  2. Go to Google Play and type SYFY into the search box.
  3. Choose the app icon. Select Install.
  4. Then, open the app. The screen will now display an activation code.
  5. Visit on another device like a smartphone or a pc and enter the code. Click on ‘Continue‘ .
  6. Once activated, you can begin watching SYFY content on your Android device via the SYFY app.

Sometimes, we face difficulty in either obtaining the activation code or thinking about why we even need a code. So, let’s have a look over these Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Where to enter the activation code online?

You will get a unique activation code on your streaming device screen, need to visit using the browser of your PC or mobile phone.

How long is the activation code?

It is 6 digit long code and the maximum you can enter is 7 digits code.

Is the Syfy Channel app free?


Is there content on the SYFY app available without a Pay TV subscription? 

Yes, you can continue using the SYFY app to access show clips, highlights, and a limited number of full episodes without a Pay TV subscription. But that won’t work for a longer duration as only the clips are available. For full content, you need to buy a subscription.

What is the benefit of having SYFY?

The latest episodes of the SYFY series are available to watch the day after they air. Also, the Schedule and live stream are available 24*7.

Is SYFY available on mobile for downloading?

Yes, you can download SYFY on mobile.

What to do if the Roku activation code is not working?

Simply, remove the channel from your Roku device and restart it. Go to Settings and then System and you will find an option to restart the device. Click on the restart and after restarting, download the app again.

What to do if you don’t get the activation code?

Start the troubleshooting process by deleting the app from your system and reinstalling it again. Clear the history of your device. Follow the steps for your device which are mentioned above to get a unique activation code.