New BT Sport app brings the beautiful game to Xbox

A new BT Sport app has made it even easier for Xbox owners to keep up with their favourite sports.

Launching today, a week ahead of the UEFA Champions League knockout rounds, the new app provides access to BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 3, ESPN, Boxnation and the BT Sport Extra transmission, at no extra cost to BT Sport customers.

The app will make it easier to access the service, allowing viewing audience to jump into the action without the need for a set-top-box, piece allowing existing BT Sport customers to take advantage of a second screen at home.

BT Sport has besides discovered plans to release on-demand content, highlights, TV listings and the BT Sport 4K UHD channel later this year, delivery sport to life in stunning clarity. Further confirmed enhancements include High Dynamic Range (HDR) picture quality, which conserve more inside information in light and dark areas of the picture, piece providing more natural colours.

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Plans for advanced user customisation have besides been proclaimed, which could, for example, allow viewing audience to adjust bowl crowd/commentary noises, or allow blind/partially argus-eyed viewing audience to access Audio Description of live sport. BT Sport is besides trialling a private video chat service that allows fans to have time period video chats with up to three friends, piece observation BT Sports in the same app.

Marc Allera, CEO of BT’s user division, states that “We’re creating even more shipway for our customers to watch their favourite sport in stunning high definition, wherever they are. We’re working to offer our customers matchless choice, with the best content, the smartest inclination, and the latest technology, through partnerships with the world’s most innovative companies.”

BT Sport customers can get the new app for free on Xbox by simply visit the BT Sport home page or the Microsoft Store. Existing customers can use their BT Sport subscription login inside information, piece new customers can access BT Sport from £9 per month with BT Broadband. EE customers on a Max plan can besides join BT Sport by texting ‘Sport’ to 150, with BT Sport access available from £10 per month.

For more information, please visit BT Sport.