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WATCH ESPN

WatchESPN is a live stream of ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNU, ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes, Goal Line, and Buzzer Beater.

WatchESPN features:

  • Sports: Including College Football (BCS included), College Basketball (Championship Week included), NBA Regular Season and Playoffs, Monday Night Football (computer, iPad and Android tablets)
  • Studio Shows: SportsCenter, PTI, Mike and Mike in the Morning, SportsNation

General Information

WatchESPN is live ESPN on your computer, tablet, and smartphone. Watch your favorite sports and shows on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3 and ESPNU.

WatchESPN is available online at www.WatchESPN.com and on your smartphone and tablet via the WatchESPN app. Download the WatchESPN app on the App Store or Google Play Store (for Android Devices) to your smartphone or tablet.

ESPN

ESPN offers sports fans live major events and original studio programming with the authority that they trust and the personality that they love. Viewers can watch coverage of the NFL, MLB, NBA, college football and men's and women's college basketball. Original programming includes news and analysis on SportsCenter, Around the Horn, Pardon the Interruption and ESPN's own X Games and ESPYs.

ESPN2

ESPN2 offers sports fans a wide variety of major live events and studio programming with the authority that they trust and the personality that they love. Viewers can catch coverage of NASCAR, MLB, Major League Soccer, College Football, Men's and Women's College Basketball and more. Original programming includes news and discussion on Mike & Mike in the Morning and First Take.

ESPN3

ESPN3 is a multiplatform network that delivers thousands of live sports events a year. ESPN3 features college football, college basketball, several NCAA Championship events, international soccer, additional coverage at Tennis & Golf majors, cricket and more. In addition, ESPN3 features replays of certain events.

Note:  ESPN3 is available to Charter TV customers online at WatchESPN.com, or via the WatchESPN app.  Charter Internet-only customers have access to ESPN3, however access is only available via WatchESPN.com. Charter Internet-only customers cannot access content via the WatchESPN app.

ESPNU

ESPNU delivers over 600 live events annually, including college football, college basketball, and Olympic sports from more than 26 Division I conferences including ACC, Big East, Big Ten, Big 12, PAC-12, and SEC as well as premier high school content. The network provides extensive year-round coverage of NCAA Championship events, plus original shows like SportsCenterU, Recruiting Insider, The Experts, The WhipAround, College Football Live and College Basketball Live.

ESPNEWS

ESPNEWS debuted on November 1, 1996 to compliment ESPN and ESPN2's increasing event and show programming with a narrower news and highlights format. It has retained that focus while adding replays or time-shifted episodes of news and information programs.

ESPN Deportes

ESPN's multimedia, Spanish-language sports brand dedicated to providing the widest variety of sports to the U.S. Hispanic sports fan across platforms. ESPN Deportes television offers unparalleled Spanish-language sports programming, featuring more than 2,500 live and/or original hours of sports programming presented annually

ESPN Buzzer Beater

ESPN Buzzer Beater gives college basketball fan's the opportunity to sample the best action of the moment as ESPN takes them around the college basketball country each Wednesday night and Saturday. From live look-ins, to scores, highlights and analysis, ESPN Buzzer Beater provides the college basketball junkie a unique opportunity to stay on top of all of the day/night's best action and latest happenings, with an emphasis on end of game situations.  Coverage will include game action from many of the best conferences across the country, including the ACC, Big 12, BIG EAST, Big Ten, SEC, PAC-12 and many more.

ESPN Goal Line

ESPN Goal Line features unlimited live cut-ins and highlights of the top NCAA College Football games during each Saturday of the College Football season and up-to-the-minute commentary from ESPN analysts and experts. Games featured on ESPN Goal Line will include those airing on ESPN's family of networks, as well as syndicated and locally-produced games from football bowl subdivision conferences, capturing the best live action of the day.

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Log In

Login Requirements

You MUST be subscribed to the corresponding ESPN channel as part of your Charter TV services to be able to access that channels content online or through a mobile device via WatchESPN.

Content marked with a keyKEyrequires you to log in to view.

Your WatchESPN login will depend on the level of service you subscribe to with Charter.

Note: At this time, Charter's TV On the Go services such as HBO Go, Watch ESPN and NBC Sports Network are NOT available for our customers in Colorado, Montana, Utah and Wyoming. We will notify you when it does become available in these states. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Click here for WatchESPN login help

Forgot Username/Password

Your WatchESPN login will be the same login you use to access other "On the Go" content and will depend on the level of service you subscribe to with Charter.

Note: At this time, Charter's TV On the Go services such as HBO Go, Watch ESPN and NBC Sports Network are NOT available for our customers in Colorado, Montana, Utah and Wyoming. We will notify you when it does become available in these states. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Click here for WatchESPN login help

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Access

Online Access

WatchESPN

www.WatchESPN.com

System Requirements

PC

  • Processor Speed: Single Core CPU @ 2.4GHz or Dual Core CPU
  • Memory: 512 MB of RAM (minimum of 256 MB)
  • Video Memory: 128 MB of Video RAM
  • Operating System: Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Recommended Browsers: Internet Explorer 8+, Mozilla Firefox 22+, Safari 5, Chrome 28+
  • Flash Player: Adobe Flash Player 10.2 or above
  • Screen Resolution: 1024x768 or higher with 32-bit color
  • Recommended Connection Speed: 2 Mbps or greater

Mac OS

  • Processor Speed: 1.5 Ghz
  • Memory: 512 MB of RAM
  • Operating System: OS X 10.4+
  • Recommended Browsers: Safari 5.0+, Mozilla Firefox 22+, Chrome 28+
  • Flash Player: Adobe Flash Player 10.2 or above
  • Screen Resolution: 1024x768 or higher with 32-bit color
  • Recommended Connection Speed: 2 Mbps or greater

For best results, please install the latest version of the Macromedia Flash Player. Also, change screen resolution to 32 bit color mode, when possible. (Obtain the latest system requirements directly from ESPN3's web page, using this link: WatchESPN.com) To access Charter's Multimedia Assistant that checks your system for the latest versions of browsers and plug-ins, please visit http://charter.net/downloads.php

Mobile App for Smartphone/Tablet

Supported Devices

  • iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch running iOS 6.0 or higher
  • Android devices running Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) or higher
  • Kindle Fire

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Xbox 360

All Charter Xbox Live Gold subscribers will have access to clips and content from ESPN.com. WatchESPN will allow you to view live events once you have been authenticated.

Note: At this time Xbox will NOT be supporting Closed Captioning

Note: Some content will be Blacked-Out regardless of authentication. Currently the following shows will be unavailable: 30 for 30, WSOP

Titles that appear in Grey are available to all

Titles that appear in Red require authentication/validation

WatchESPN - XBOX

  1. You will be prompted to log in the first time you click on a show with a Red Title
  2. Click on Choose Your Provider
  3. Choose Charter as your service provider
  4. An Activation Code will be displayed
  5. On an internet enable device navigate to www.WatchESPN.com/activate/Charter. Charter will be pre-selected. Enter the registration code that was presented to you and click Continue
  6. Enter your Charter login credentials and click Log In. Click here for username and password help
  7. Return to your Xbox 360 and click Continue.
  8. Once authenticated your content will begin playing

Apple TV

The WatchESPN app comes preloaded on your home screen. If the app is not appearing on your home screen, you may need to update your Apple TV software.

  1. Open the WatchESPN app on your Apple TV
  2. When you first launch the WatchESPN app on your Apple TV you will be prompted to select your TV provider
  3. Choose Charter as your TV provider
  4. An Activation Code will display
  5. On an internet enabled device visit http://es.pn/appletv,  select Charter as your provider, enter your Activation Code and click Continue
  6. Enter your Charter login credentials and click Log In. Click here for username and password help
  7. You will be returned to ESPN's website where ESPN will confirm your activation was successful. Your content will automatically begin playing on your Apple TV

Roku

  1. Open the WatchESPN app on your Roku
  2. After selecting a Live TV option you will be prompted to select your TV provider
  3. Choose Charter as your TV provider
  4. An Activation Code will display
  5. On an internet enabled device visit http://es.pn/roku, select Charter as your provider, enter your Activation Code and click Continue  
  6. Enter your Charter login credentials and click Log In. Click here for username and password help
  7. You will be returned to ESPN's website where ESPN will confirm your activation was successful. Your content will automatically begin playing on your Roku

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