CBS Sports Network is a 24-hour cable network that broadcasts more than 4,500 hours of live programming including college basketball, live college football, WNBA, AutoNation Cure Bowl, NOVA Home Loans Arizona, and Professional Bull Riding.
If these sports interest you, you can download the CBS Sports Network app on your device and enjoy the telecasts anywhere, anytime. Here is a detailed guide for activating the CBS sports app on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, VIZIO TV, and LG Smart TV.
Activate CBS Sports on Roku at cbssports.com/roku
Here is how you can activate the CBS Sports app on Roku. Follow the steps carefully:
1. Turn on the Roku device and press the Home button on your Roku Remote to reach Home Screen.
2. Tap the down on your Remote and Select Streaming Channels.
3. Select Search Channels options on the left sidebar.
4. Click on the search option in the Menu and type ‘CBS Sports’ in the search field.
5. Select the app from the search result and click the ‘Add Channel’ button. The installation process will take a few minutes.
6. Press the “OK” button to completely channel added on your list.
7. Go to the home screen again and open the CBS Sports app.
8. You will be asked to sign in using your credentials. Sign in and get the activation code.
9. Go to the activation page – cbssports.com/roku on a different browser and enter the code in the provided space. Click the ‘Next’ button.
10. Once the activation process is complete, you can stream the CBS Sports content on your device.
Activate CBS Sports on Apple TV
You can watch the CBS Sports content on your Apple TV by activating the app through the following process:
- Turn on the Apple TV and go to the Apple App Store.
- Search the CBS sports app in the store and click the ‘GET’ button to start the download procedure.
- Open the app after the download is complete and an activation code will appear on the screen.
- Now, open the cbssports.com/appletv link from a different device and enter the code in the provided space.
- Click the ‘Next’ button and complete the process.
CBS Sports on Amazon Fire TV
To watch the CBS Sports content on your Amazon Fire TV, you must follow the below-mentioned steps:
1. Go to the Amazon App Store on your Fire TV and search the CBS Sports app.
2. Select the app from the search results and click to Get free download button.
3. Once the download is complete, open the app. If you are asked to sign in, do so using your credentials.
4. An activation code will be generated on your TV screen.
5. Open the activation link cbssports.com/firetv and enter the code in the provided space.
7. Click the ‘Next’ button to complete the process.
The Amazon TV screen will refresh in a few minutes. Enjoy the CBS Sports content on your TV.
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Activate CBS Sports on VIZIO TV
CBS Sports app is available only for the 2016+ models of VIZIO TV. Here are the steps to be followed:
- Turn on your TV and go to the home screen using the remote.
- Open the App Store and search for the CBS Sports app. Click the ‘Add to Home’ button to begin the download process.
- Once the download process is complete, open the app. An activation code will be generated.
- Go to cbssports.com/vizio from your computer or mobile device and enter the activation code in the provided space.
- Click the ‘Next’ button to complete the activation process.
- The VIZIO TV screen will refresh in a few minutes.
Activate CBS Sports on LG Smart TV
CBS Sports app is compatible with LG Smart TVs with Web OS 4.0 and higher versions. The OS can be updated for models manufactured in 2018 and afterward. Follow the steps mentioned here to activate the app on your TV:
- Open the LG Smart TV home screen and click the ‘Go to More Apps’ option.
- Now, click on the ‘LG Content Store’ and select the ‘Premium’ option from the right sidebar.
- Look for the CBS Sports app and click the ‘Install’ button. The download process will begin in a few seconds.
- After the download is complete, open the app. An activation code will appear on the screen.
- Go to cbssports.com/lg from your smartphone or PC browser.
- Enter the activation code and click the ‘Next’ button.
- Complete the activation process by following the instructions.
Similar steps are to be followed for activating CBS Sports on other smart TVs.
Activate CBS Sports on Samsung TV at cbssports.com/samsung
The CBS app will let you enjoy NFL, MLB, UEFA Champions League, SEC Football, and more on your Samsung TV. Here are the steps for app activation:
- Turn on your Samsung TV and make sure it is connected to the internet.
- Launch the Samsung Smart Hub app and click the search bar.
- Search for the CBS Sports app and select the app from the results.
- Click the ‘Install’ button and wait for the installation process to complete.
- Locate the app on your Samsung TV and open it.
- Select the ‘Settings’ option on the top right corner and then select the sign-in with a code option. An activation code will appear on the screen. Note it down.
- Now, go to cbssports.com/samsung on a different device and enter the activation code in the given space. Click the ‘Next’ button.
- Complete the activation process and enjoy CBS Sports on your smart TV.
CBS Sports will also offer personalized updates about your favorite players and teams.
CBS Sports Activation Code Not Working? How to Fix?
The activation code doesn’t work due to the following reasons:
- The activation code has a time limit. So, use it as soon as possible. It will expire after some time and will not work.
- Be careful while entering the code. Make sure you are entering the correct code.
- Check if you are selecting the right TV provider.
- Clear the browser’s cookies, cache, and history.
- At last, uninstall and reinstall the app to generate a new code.
If these fixes don’t work for you, get in touch with the CBS Sports support team. Keep your device and browser details ready.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q. What is the cost of the CBS Sports app?
The CBS Sports app is free to download. It is available on the Apple App Store, Google Play Store, and LG Content Store. However, you need to have a subscription to watch the content.
Q. How much will the CBS subscription cost?
The CBS subscription will cost $4.99 per month (with commercials) and $9.99 per month (with commercials).
Q. Can I stream on-demand content on the CBS app?
Yes. A variety of on-demand content is available on the CBS app.
Q. Can I cancel the CBS Sports subscription?
Yes. You can cancel the subscription over a call at 1-888-274-5343. Ask the agent to send you a confirmation call regarding the same.
Q. What can I watch on the CBS Sports app?
You can enjoy content such as 247Sports, Sports HQ, SportsLine, MaxPreps, CBS Sports Fantasy Games, and SportsLive. Watch major sports events, on-demand videos, live videos, breaking news, scores and statistics, and more.
Q. Can I play CBS Sports app content through Apple AirPlay?
Yes. Just make sure that both devices are connected over the same Wi-Fi.