How to view HDMI, CPU, Memory, and Network info on the Amazon Fire TV or Fire TV Stick

The system debugging overlay will display the following info:

  • Display resolution, refresh rate, and HDCP version.
  • CPU utilization for each processor.
  • Memory usage and free memory.
  • Network signal strength(RSSI and dBm) and realtime network download bandwidth usage.

Activate the overlay

Hold the down and select buttons on the remote at the same time for at least 3 seconds. Release both buttons and then press the menu button. The developer tools menu dialog will now open as shown below.

The overlay can now be displayed by turning the System X-Ray toggle to the ON position.

Deactivate the overlay

Hold the down and select buttons at the same time for at least 3 seconds. Release both buttons and then press the menu button. The developer tools menu dialog will now open and the overlay can be closed by turning the System X-Ray toggle to the OFF position.

Rebooting the Fire TV will also deactivate the overlay.