F1 has a huge international audience. It’s no surprise that many people currently outside their country of origin, or located somewhere without coverage of this historic sport, would be looking for solutions to this problem.
The Formula One motor-racing championship has announced that its new OTT subscription service, F1 TV, will launch in May. F1 TV Sets May Launch Date.
The platform will be rolled out in full ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix, which takes place from May 11-13. Until that time, Formula One will continue to run a closed beta version of the service to a small subset of fans for viewing and testing during this weekend’s Chinese GP and the Azerbaijan GP.
F1 are announcing what for many will be a dream service. F1 TV will include coverage of every race, in multi-language commentary, and access to 20 driver on-board cameras, and best of all, all of it is commercial free. This service will be available in France, Germany, and the USA, but not Spain and the UK, for example. Liberty Shield makes it so you can watch F1 TV anywhere. F1 TV Sets May Launch Date.
Formula 1, the pinnacle of motor sport, is set to launch early in the 2018 FIA Formula 1 World Championship season F1 TV, an innovative way for fans to enhance and enjoy their experience of Grand Prix racing. F1 TV is Formula 1’s over the top (OTT) platform and marks F1’s biggest investment in its digital transformation to date. Formula 1 fans will get commercial-free live streams of each race with multi language commentary. In addition, the service will provide exclusive access to all 20 driver on-board cameras throughout every race session. F1 TV Pro will have unique feeds not available on any other platform with the capability of multi-level personalisation. Liberty Shield makes it so you can watch F1 TV anywhere. F1 TV Sets May Launch Date.
Subscribers will be able to choose the content they view and how and when they access it. All of practice, qualifying and races, will be offered live, along with press conferences and pre and post-race interviews. Subscribers will be able to watch live races of the main support series, the FIA Formula 2 Championship, GP3 Series and Porsche Supercup, among others. Liberty Shield makes it so you can watch F1 TV anywhere.
During the season, F1 TV will be made available in four different languages (English, French, German and Spanish) and will appear in nearly two dozen markets at launch (including Germany, France, USA, Mexico, Belgium, Austria, Hungary and much of Latin America). Access will initially be available through desktop and web, with mobile apps and TV apps being phased in on Amazon, Apple and Android, enabling users to watch on a range of different devices at no additional cost. Pricing for F1 TV Pro will be offered on a monthly basis of USD$8-$12, and annual rates will be priced according to market. F1 TV Sets May Launch Date.
A less expensive, non-live subscription tier, F1 TV Access will provide live race timing data and radio commentary, as well as extended highlights of each session from the race weekend. It will also be underscored by unprecedented access to archive video content from the amazing historic archive owned by Formula 1. F1 TV Access will be available on a near-global basis at launch, to complement F1 TV Pro. F1 TV Sets May Launch Date.
F1 TV Sets May Launch Date – How to Watch
When you try to watch F1 TV in the UK, Ireland, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Australia, Dubai, Canada etc. you will get an error message.
This is basically because their streaming services are geoblocked based on the IP address being used to access it. You must have a region specific IP address to access certain content. This applies to watching F1 TV from the UK, Spain, and many other major countries.
- Get a USA, German, or French IP address to watch F1 TV.
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