How to Watch Super Bowl 2024 on Samsung Smart TV For Free

Hey, all set for the big game? NFL players and coaches gunning for that Lombardi Trophy ponder the same thing every season. And guess what, we NFL fans are in on it too. Ready for the action, the show, and the epic football moments that have been defining the sport for 57 years? Well, brace yourself because Super Bowl LVIII, the biggest football game of the year, is right around the corner.

Amidst all the hype, celebrations, and food prep, it’s simple to overlook the key question: How to catch all the live gridiron action on your Samsung Smart TV for the 2024 Super Bowl Sunday? We’ve got you covered with all the deets on when and who’s airing the game on television – and, of course, where it’s streaming. Let’s dive right into the spicy details.

Super Bowl 2024: When and Where?

Watch Super Bowl on Samsung Smart TV

Mark your calendars because Super Bowl LVIII is happening on Sunday, February 11, 2024, with the kickoff set for 6:30 pm EST/3:30 pm PT. Thanks to an extra game in the NFL regular season, the Super Bowl got bumped from its typical spot on the first Sunday in February.

This epic showdown is going down in none other than Las Vegas, Nevada, at Allegiant Stadium this year, the home turf of the Raiders. As usual, millions of eyes will be tuning in worldwide as the two teams duke it out for the coveted Lombardi trophy, complete with its usual dose of quirky commercials and a half-time performance by the multi-platinum Grammy winner Usher.

If you’ve got cable, you’re all set to catch the championship finale on the big screen. But if you’re among the many football fans who’ve ditched cable since last year’s game, no worries! There are plenty of non-cable streaming alternatives to ensure you don’t miss out on the action on your Samsung Smart TV. Scroll down for more details.

What Channel is Super Bowl 2024 on?

The coverage rights to the Super Bowl cycle between four free-to-air national TV networks every year, and for Super Bowl LVIII, you’ll be tuning into CBS on the game day.

Besides that, for the first time in NFL history, Nickelodeon is to air a kids-friendly telecast of the game at the same time as the traditional broadcast. On a separate note, a follow-up to this format called the “NFL Nickmas Game” between the Chiefs and Raiders is also in plans for Christmas Day.

If you wish to enjoy the big game with Spanish commentary, Univision has got you covered. The Español-language network is exclusively hosting a special Super Bowl LVIII broadcast for the first time in collaboration with CBS Sports.

Football fans who’ve cut the cord will also be glad to hear that Paramount+ is the official streaming provider for Super Bowl 2024. Alongside CBS, Paramount+ is to offer over ten hours of Super Bowl coverage on Sunday, including pre-game, half-time, and post-game.

How to Watch Super Bowl 2024 on Samsung Smart TV?

No need to renew your expensive cable or satellite pay-TV contract for one day of football; a Paramount+ subscription is all you need to stream the Super Bowl 2024 on your Samsung Smart TV – provided it’s a 2017 or newer model. Here’s how you prepare for the game day:

  • Use the TV remote to navigate to the Home/Smart Hub screen and select Apps.
  • Click the Search (magnifying glass) icon above. Use the on-screen keyboard to search for “Paramount”.
  • Select Paramount+ in the results, then hit the Install button on the following screen.

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  • Once downloaded, click “Add to Home” and return to your TV Home menu. Now scroll to the right of your apps list and click the Paramount+ icon to launch the app.
  • Finally, select “Sign In With Paramount+” on the welcome screen and follow the on-screen prompts to log in.
  • You can choose to sign in either on your TV or the web (using a secondary device). Assuming you don’t have a Paramount+ account, follow these steps first:
    • Visit paramountplus.com/samsungtv from your phone or computer web browser, choose Sign Up, and go through the account creation process.
    • Pick your preferred subscription plan (more on that below), select Continue, provide your billing information, and click “Agree & Subscribe.”
  • Whichever way you decide to sign in to Paramount+ on your TV, simply follow the on-screen prompts for the activation process.

And that’s it! When it’s time, you can access the Super Bowl LVIII live stream via the Home page of the Paramount+ app on your Samsung Smart TV.

As for the subscription you require to watch the big game, both the cheaper Paramount+ Essential ($6 for a month) and the costlier Paramount+ with SHOWTIME ($12 a month) plan allow for streaming Super Bowl 2024 live. Moreover:

  • If you already pay for Paramount+ through Prime Video Channels or Apple TV+ Channels, you can also verify your credentials through the official Paramount+ website and sign in on your Samsung television.
  • The same applies to Paramount+ with SHOWTIME customers subscribed through a participating TV provider (g., Hulu with Live TV, Spectrum), who can sign into the Paramount+ app using their provider credentials.

More Ways to Watch Super Bowl 2024 on Samsung Smart TV

Already get CBS with your cable or satellite connection? Download the CBS Sports app on your Samsung TV and use your pay-TV credentials to log in, after which you can catch the Super Bowl broadcast live over streaming.

Besides Paramount+, you can watch the game with any contract-free subscription package from streaming providers like DirecTV Stream, FuboTV, Hulu + Live TV, or YouTube TV that offers your local CBS channel. And depending on the channels you get, you may also catch Nickelodeon’s kids-friendly or Univision’s Spanish telecast of the 2024 Super Bowl.

As FOX in previous years, CBS is delivering Super Bowl LVIII in 4K HDR (albeit upscaled from a 1080p feed), marking the first time for the network to present any NFL game in this format. Anyone with a Samsung UHD TV would benefit from the extra clarity and vividness in the presentation by subscribing to FuboTV (Elite, Premier, or Ultimate) or YouTube TV (4K Plus add-on required). Both stream select events in Ultra HD.

Note: CBS has confirmed Paramount+ subscribers will be limited to streaming the Super Bowl at up to 1080p Full HD, not 4K.

And yes, you can watch Super Bowl 2024 on Samsung Smart TV for free by signing up for a YouTube TV free trial, assuming you aren’t a returning customer. If that isn’t an option, you can catch the game on your local CBS affiliate by setting up a digital antenna with your Samsung TV. It’s a one-time investment, of course, but depending on where you live, it’ll also give you access to a surplus of other free-to-air channels without paying a monthly fee.

Huddle Up

The Super Bowl rarely ever disappoints, and the 58th NFL finale is certainly shaping up to be a memorable one. So, on the big day, you can easily tune in to Super Bowl on Samsung Smart TV in no time by following this go-to watch guide we’ve compiled.

All that’s left for you to throw on your team jersey, gather your friends and family in the living room, stock up on snacks, and you’re all set to plant yourself in front of your big screen for some thrilling football action! Keep visiting CompuGuardian for more such informative articles.

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