BT Sport, the broadcaster of Premier League Football, the UEFA Champions League, UFC and more in the UK, has announced a new Xbox One app is available to download now, allowing existing customers to stream a selection of its channels, on-demand content and highlights at no extra cost*.
Releasing in time for the start of the UEFA Champions League knockout rounds, the app will initially allow access to BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 3, ESPN, BoxNation, and the BT Sport Extra channels, with plans to add the BT Sport 4K UHD channel later in the year.
You can see the key features from the new BT Sport app below:
Available platformsSamsung Smart TVs (2015 models onwards)
Apple TV (Fourth generation devices onwards)
Xbox One (One, One S and One X consoles)
Key featuresBT Sport’s five live TV channels, plus BT Sport Extra services
Full HD (1080p up to 50 frames per second)
4K UHD, TV listings, highlights and on-demand launching soon
Additional platforms and further personalised services to follow
How existing BT Sport customers can get the appExisting customers benefit at no additional cost
Download BT Sport from app stores on these platforms
Log in using existing BT ID and password** Use of the app will be free for existing customers at no extra charge; however, there is a caveat to that. Customers who access BT Sport with a BT Mobile subscription and EE customers who access BT Sport via the basic £5/month subscription won't be able to use the app. The upcoming 4K UHD channel will also require a chargeable add-on subscription.
You can download the new BT Sport app here, and find out more info about BT Sport, including pricing and availability in your region, here.