Eurosport has made its mobile streaming app available to Android users for the first time today, with Samsung acting as an exclusive launch partner.
The app gives users access to live simulcasts of both Eurosport and Eurosport 2 TV channels which will broadcast a range of events from the 2012 Olympics as well as the US Open tennis Grand Slam.
A Samsung tie up ensures that Samsung SIII purchasers will receive a month long promotional subscription to the app for the period of the London Olympics.
Laurent Eric Le Lay, Eurosport chairman & CEO, said: “The Eurosport Player app demonstrates how we are putting mobile at the core of our online development. We have received positive feedback from sports fans who have downloaded the app and are delighted to be able to now make our unrivalled content available to Android users.”
Young Hee Lee, SVP and head of global marketing at mobile communications business said, "We are excited to be taking part in London 2012 Olympic Games and partner with Eurosport to promote the new GALAXY SIII to sports fans.”