(Pocket-lint) – Android customers will quickly take pleasure in the identical Matchday Expertise options on the BT Sport app that launched for EE customers on iOS last September.
From tomorrow, not solely will the featureset be obtainable to viewers on different cell networks, the Android model of the BT Sport app will acquire them too. They embody Watch Collectively, augmented actuality options by way of Supervisor Mode, Stadium Expertise and Matchday Stay, plus 360-degree digicam views.
The Watch Collectively service permits followers to view a BT Sport broadcast, equivalent to dwell Premier League or Champions League match, with as much as three mates. The app provides a break up display screen expertise, with the match in a single field and dwell video of mates within the others.
Any BT Sport buyer can create or invite others right into a Watch Collectively room.
Supervisor Mode provides real-time graphics to pitch motion, together with participant stats, names and a mini-map. Stadium Expertise offers followers an AR tour behind the scenes. And, Matchday Stay presents workforce line-ups, formations and extra, additionally by way of AR.
The latter two options will launch on Android units in “due course”.
The Matchday Expertise options will likely be obtainable on the BT Sport app for patrons from tomorrow, 2 February, beginning with the Manchester United v Southampton match. It will likely be obtainable on choose midweek dwell matches and BT Sport’s Saturday lunchtime video games going ahead.
Writing by Rik Henderson.