The Oscars 2017 award will be taking place on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California, and some television channels have already got the TV-right to broadcast the event live. However majority of these channels are cable channels that require paid subscription. HOWTOTECHNAIJA is here to explain how you can watch Oscars 2017 online free, if you don’t have access to these channels. Follow our guide here.
How to Watch Oscars 2017 Online Free on Android, iOS and PC.
We have confirmed three online channels that will be streaming the event live for free, but these channels are restricting viewers from non-native countries. So if you aren’t in the native countries of these channels but want to watch Oscars 2017 online free, you will be needing a good VPN.
- On your Android, iOS or PC, install and enable a VPN. You can use paid or reliable free ones like Open VPN, Hotspot Shield or Express VPN here (on Android).
- Select a server that corresponds to the country of the particular channel you want to stream the event from.
- On the day and time of the event, click on any of the corresponding links below to start your streaming.
Channel 1: CTV Canada
Channel 2: CCTV6 China.
Channel 3: 9Now Australia.
In the United States, the event will air live on Sunday, February 26, 2017 between 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM: the equivalent date and time in Nigeria is Monday, February 27, 2017 between 2:30 AM – 6:00 AM. Happy streaming and enjoy!