According to a post on the official U.S. PlayStation Blog, a Live Event Viewer app is set to drop later today for PlayStation 4 owners. Those that download the app will have access to a variety of live programming including UFC matches, live concerts, and sporting events.
Check out the official blurb below:
Get ready — UFC 177: Dillashaw vs Barao II is coming live to PS4 users! The August 30th, UFC 177 card, which features newly-minted champion TJ Dillashaw making his first title defense against former bantamweight king Renan Barao, will be available to purchase and watch from the convenience of your PS4 through the Live Events Viewer app — your hub for on-demand viewing of UFC and wrestling events, sports, concerts, and other entertainment.
Delivered straight to your living room from your PS4 and PS3 systems, the Live Events Viewer gives users the opportunity to watch exciting live content or catch up with on-demand viewing of UFC and wrestling events, concerts, races and more all with no subscription and no commitments.
The Live Event Viewer app for PS4 will be available later this week. To get it, follow these steps:
-Log on to PlayStation Store on your PS4 (or PS3).
-Find Live Events Viewer for download in the Apps section.
-Once the Live Events Viewer is downloaded, find it on PS4 in the TV & Video tile (or on PS3’s XMB under TV/Video Services).
-Log on with your Sony Entertainment Network username and password.
-Then, simply select UFC 177, purchase the event and enjoy watching Dillashaw versus Barao II.
Some of the live events will be offered on a pay-per-view basis and other events will be completely free. New events are added often, so make sure to check back each week!
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