CORONA, Calif. September 16, 2015 - TCL, the fastest growing TV brand in North America, today announced its new NFL and college football streaming lineup for the 2015-2016 season via TCL Roku TV™. With special access to the NFL Sunday Ticket App, a subscription service that provides out-of-market NFL games to subscribers, TCL Roku TV provides football fans with more options to catch all their favorite teams from home. For viewers who cannot access DirecTV, or for those existing DirecTV subscribers who have NFL Sunday Ticket and want to watch on another screen, TCL Roku TV with the NFL Sunday Ticket App is now the answer. Cord cutters with TCL Roku TV can also watch the Super Bowl for free via CBS Sports.com.
“TCL is committed to providing the best in-home entertainment experiences, and our TCL Roku TV—with its extensive lineup of streaming channels—provides access to NFL and college football games that you cannot get on other smart TV platforms,” said Chris Larson, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, TCL. “We have created an unmatched football viewing experience both for fans that have cut the cord and want to stream their games, as well as those who want more ways to access the games their cable or satellite subscriptions offer.”
TCL Roku TVs come with WatchESPN, which brings 24/7 live programming from the top ESPN networks with authentication from your cable or satellite provider. For those without cable subscriptions, TCL Roku TVs also come with the Sling TV streaming channel, a streaming service that for $20/month offers live TV from many major networks, including ESPN and ESPN2. Through SlingTV, TCL Roku viewers can also access ESPNU, the SEC Network, an all-access pass to the Southeastern Conference, and ESPN Goal Line, a one-stop destination for college football with highlights, statistics, scores, analysis and game cut-ins to scoring drives.
NFL Now is also available from the NFL Network, providing more free content to football fans with TCL Roku TVs (additional content is available for a minimal subscription fee). In addition, viewers can purchases NFL Game Pass from the NFL Network, which includes every game played during the season available streaming after the live broadcast. TCL Roku TVs also offer CBSSports.com, a free channel with sports highlights, Fantasy Football shows and several live NFL games this season, including the Super Bowl.
For Big Ten fans, TCL Roku TVs offers the Big Ten Network (BTN2Go), which streams live and on-demand games. This can be authenticated with your cable or satellite provider, or accessed as over-the-top streaming content through the BTN2Go Plus subscription service. For another subscription service, College Sports Live features live and on-demand streaming of college sports.
In addition to the premium football lineup and content schedule, the award-winning TCL Roku TV is the first Smart TV to put all your entertainment favorites in one place, allowing seamless access to broadcast TV, more than 2,000 streaming channels, your gaming console, and other devices all from your personalized home screen. And, with more than 250,000 streaming movies and TV episodes, plus the best selection of music, sports, news, and more, TCL Roku TV has something for everyone.
About TCL Roku TV
TCL, one of the world’s best-selling TV brands, introduced the first TCL Roku TV in August 2014 combining TCL’s TV design with the Roku OS. The result is an award-winning smart TV that provides a simple, easy to use experience unlike other smart TVs. The first generation TCL Roku TVs launched to industry acclaim and received the coveted Editors’ Choice award from PC Magazine and received the Best of 2014 TV award.
About TCL North America
TCL is one of the fastest growing consumer electronics and TV brands in North America. Founded in 1981, TCL (The Creative Life) established itself as a worldwide leader before recently launching in the US. TCL prides itself on offering customers high quality products with stylish design and the latest technology at a great value. TCL’s manufacturing expertise, vertically integrated supply chain, and state-of-the-art China Star panel factory, allows them to make large size TVs, premium design, and leading edge technology affordable for the US consumer.
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author: TCL USA