How do I get Spark Sport on the SmartVU streaming device?

Fresh out of the box: the Spark Sport app will be auto-installed.  Press the ‘Apps’ button and then select Spark Sport to open it.

If you're using a pre-existing SmartVU, or if you can't find Spark Sport, please download the Spark Sport app:

  1. Open ANDROID APPS HOME by pressing the ‘Apps’ button on your remote
  2. Select ‘Get more apps’ to go to the Google Play Store
  3. Search for "Spark Sport"
  4. Select the Spark Sport app and select install
  5. Open and sign into your Spark Sport account

If you can't find Spark Sport on your Freeview A2 Recorder, please make sure it’s connected to the Internet* and follow the steps below to download & access the Spark Sport app:

  1. Open ANDROID APPS HOME by pressing the ‘Google Home’ button on your remote or selecting ‘APPS’ from the Home Hub
  2. Scroll left to ‘APPS’ using the arrows on your remote
  3. Select ‘Get more apps’ to go to the Google Play Store
  4. Search for "Spark Sport"
  5. Select the Spark Sport app and select install to download it
  6. Open and sign into your Spark Sport account

TIP! For quicker access, you can add it onto your “Favourite Apps” band at the top of your ANDROID APPS HOME screen. 

To do this, simply scroll across to the '+' symbol on the “Favourite Apps” band and select ‘Add app to favourites’ then choose the Spark Sport app on the pop-up.

Find more helpful tips for your SmartVU here.

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