The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Video games formally kicks off on Friday, June 23, and you may get pleasure from all of it on Apple TV, iPhone, iPad and Mac. We’ll information you thru who’s internet hosting the motion, and which apps you’ll want to look at it.
Thanks to a different wave of COVID-19 and strict restrictions on journey and occasions in Japan, it’s not attainable to go and watch any of the Olympic occasions in particular person this 12 months. However that doesn’t imply you must miss out on something.
It’s straightforward to remain on prime of the motion — irrespective of the place you is perhaps — utilizing your iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple TV. Right here’s how.
The best way to watch the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Video games
Though some occasions have already begun going down, the opening ceremony for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Video games is about for June 23 at 4 a.m. PT or 7 a.m. ET, adopted by occasion protection from numerous networks.
NBC can be replaying the opening ceremony in full on July 23 at 4:30 p.m. PT or 7:30 p.m. ET. You possibly can tune in on any of your Apple units through a cable supplier that gives NBC, together with AT&T Now, Hulu Reside TV, and Sling. A full record of supported cable suppliers could be discovered on the NBC web site.
You might also have the ability to watch NBC at no cost utilizing the Locast service, relying in your location. Locast permits customers in choose cities to tune into native TV stations, together with NBC, over the web. Locast is out there on the internet, in addition to by an app for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV.
Those that do have a cable subscription can even have the ability to get pleasure from extra protection — greater than 1,300 hours of it — on NBC’s sister stations, together with CNBC, Golf Channel, NBCSN, Olympic Channel, and USA Community.
Different methods to look at
It’s also possible to use your cable supplier login particulars to signal into the NBC Sports activities app, the place you’ll discover extra Olympics protection than you possibly can deal with. NBC guarantees greater than 5,500 hours of it, together with the opening and shutting ceremonies and on-demand replays of your favourite sports activities.
Peacock, a streaming service owned by NBC, can be providing Olympics protection, and a few of it (greater than any earlier Olympics has provided) can be free contained in the U.S. You’ll merely have to obtain the Peacock app for iOS, iPadOS and tvOS — or go to the Peacock web site in your Mac.
When you select to subscribe to Peacock for $5 a month, you’ll get to get pleasure from the entire Olympics protection because it occurs — in addition to USA males’s basketball and on-demand replays of your favourite occasions (not accessible at no cost).
When you’re not too bothered about watching the Tokyo 2020 Olympics reside, then you might select to attend to see the clips and highlights on YouTube. NBC can be posting content material to its personal channel because it’s accessible, and also you’ll have the ability to watch it utilizing the YouTube app or by visiting the YouTube web site.