VIZIO expands sports content
January 22, 2021
VIZIO has announced the launch of three new sports channels and an all-in-one sports app for SmartCast viewers across the US. The free channels include the NFL Channel, Pac-12 Insider, and beIN Sports Xtra, as well as the CBS Sports App.
All three channels and the CBS Sports app are completely free to all SmartCast viewers and feature games, historic matchups, highlights, and award-winning sports shows.
“For decades, sports have had a tremendous impact on TV viewership and engagement. Adding these sports-focused partners to SmartCast reaffirms VIZIO’s ongoing commitment to deliver the content consumers want most,” said Katherine Pond, VP of Business Development for VIZIO. “SmartCast viewers will now have access to even more free sports content to enjoy from some of the top leagues and media rights holders in the world.”
Effective immediately, users can find a carousel of sports channels with free content available 24/7 from the SmartCast Home screen. The CBS Sports App will be in the app row on the SmartCast Home Screen.