OSN will showcase all 26 Olympic sports from the 16-day sporting extravaganza. The coverage will be screened across 8 sports TV channels of which 3 are brand new including a 24/7 Olympic news channel. OSN viewers can enjoy the games in full high definition 1080i with Dolby Digital surround sound providing the best possible viewing experience.
With OSN Play, the region’s first online TV platform, OSN customers will be able to watch the games LIVE via 5 dedicated channels enabling sports enthusiasts to watch the Olympics whilst they are on the move. OSN Play, which is offered at no additional cost to OSN customers, is designed to ensure viewers don’t miss a single minute of the action, even when they are away from their TV screen.Fans will be able to record the Olympics, using the OSN Showbox HD to watch their favorite sport, competition or athlete at a time that is convenient to them. With multiple events taking place at the same time viewers will no longer have to make tough choices on which event to follow. OSN’s Electronic TV Guide will make it easier for customers to discover and enjoy the best of the Olympics.
*Via Al-Watan Daily