Just how to view live Rio 2016 Olympics channels on iPhone, iPad & Apple TV (and in VR)

Whilst the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics start nowadays using the opening events planned for 7pm ET/5pm PT, under we’ve every detail on the best way to view live-streams from your own iPhone, iPad, Macintosh, Apple TV and other devices.

iOS and Apple TV apps

For customers in america, NBC has transmission privileges and will flow 4,500 hours survive TV and through its numerous apps including its iOS and Apple TV apps. Which includes protection on all its systems and stations including TELEMUNDO (Spanish language); wire stations Bravo, CNBC, Tennis Route, MSNBC, NBC Sports Network (NBCSN), NBC UNIVERSO (Spanish language), and US Network. 

Customers in the united kingdom will have the ability to obtain live-streams via BBC apps, and in Europe the CBC has transmission rights.

To make use of a number of these choices, like the NBC Activities app for instance, you might need to sign in to authenticate your wire or satellite membership for entry.


The over 4000 hours of live protection from NBC is likely to be readily available for iPhone, iPad, iPod and Apple TV customers through the NBC Sports app. NBC comes with a VR knowledge like another broadcasters described under, however it’s a Samsung VR unique for this season.


Along with its typical live-streams accessible through its site and BBC Sport apps for iOS and Apple TV, BBC includes a new fresh BBC Sport 360 app that’ll live-stream 360-degree movie information for VR headsets. You may also see the VR information through BBC taster on the internet.


In Canada, CBC may have live protection on its site and through devoted iOS apps, including a personal reality app for all those with VR headsets. You are able to alternately get the VR protection via a internet browser on CBC’s website here. 

Facebook live-streams

Another choice is getting live-streams via the facebook apps or inside your browser on Mac. You are able to filter your research by live-streams, and there must be quantity of choices when the opening events start later today.

OTA antennas

And when you’re a wire cutter and don’t have NBC entry but nonetheless need the live broadcast, you’ll have the ability to get a lot of what NBC is live-streaming with OTA antennas. Below’s a recently available explanation from 9to5Toys should you’re different.

For person away from people, British, and Europe, you are able to check which broadcaster has privileges inside your nation and notice if have live protection accessible via iOS and Apple TV apps.

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