The SUPER BOWL XLVIII is just days away! Are you ready? As you may know, most NFL teams are using iPad in their training, replacing the game play book, analyzing performance, tracking scores and more.
No need to travel to New Jersey! Approach your GameDay celebrations like a pro! You can use your iOS device to to stay up to date on everything happening with your NFL team. Throwing a party to watch the game? No problem – we’ve got you covered.
Keep your iPhone or iPad handy to get party-prepped and stay in the know on everything Super Bowl, leading into the biggest football weekend of the year! Hosting a Super Bowl party? Your iPad mini with Retina display can help you get ready for the big event. Use amazing iOS app-enabled accessories like Philips Hue to turn your home into a high tech sports lounge during the Super Bowl. With over 500,000 apps, use the App Store to help you curate the perfect menu and cocktail list for your party. On the road during the game? No fear – keep your iPhone close to make sure you don’t miss a single play!
Not in the same city? No problem. Stay in touch with your friends and family catching the game via FaceTime, which lets you be in two places at once, making video calls via your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Mac.
Here are some great app recommendations to cover all your bases. For a full selection, check out the custom room on the App Store, here.
Super Bowl Parties
NFL Homegating (Free) iPhone & iPad
Bring home the spirit of the game! Homegating helps you bring together food, family, friends, and your favourite team! Send party invitations, get times on how to Homegate, view and share delicious recipes and pick up some fun party tips with this app.
Mixology Drink & Cocktail Recipes (Free) Universal
The ultimate drink & cocktail recipe app for your party, browse and search through nearly 8,000 drink and recipe ideas.
Food52 ($3.99) Universal
Looking for some great Super Bowl recipes? Food52 has you covered. With recipe ideas for every occasion, step-by-step recipe walk-throughs and an entertaining handbook and tip sheet, this app will seamlessly guide you around the kitchen to whip up some delicious Super Bowl eats.
Evite (Free) Universal
Send and manage party invites on the go. With the Evite app, you can create and send invitations, manage your guest lists, and RSVP to events.
Philips Hue (Free) iPhone & iPad
Turn your home into a high tech sports lounge during the Super Bowl. Philips Hue has partnered with IFTTT to help you connect your Hue lights to over 800 “recipes” (fun light settings.) For example, you can blink your lights when your favorite team scores during the game. Download the Philips Hue app, buy the Philips Hue bulbs at your nearby Apple Store, follow the sports recipe and add some extra colour to your Super Bowl party.
Game Day At Home
Denver Broncos Mobile (Free) Universal
With the official Denver Broncos Mobile app you can use your iOS to catch breaking news, view real-time statistics, watch video-on-demans clips of press conferences and player interviews.
Seahawks Mobile (Free) Universal
With the official Seattle Seahawks Mobile app you can stay in touch with the Seahawks anytime, anywhere on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
NFL Tailgate (Free) iPhone
Share the passion and connect with other fans with NFL Tailgate, a social network designed for football fans. Check your feed for scores, big plays, turnovers and penalty stories in real-time. Share photos, celebrate and commiserate with other fans, talk about that big play that just happened, or let everyone know what you think about that last penalty.
Up-to-minute NFL Highlights
NFL Rush (Free) Universal
The Official NFL RUSH app brings the National Football League directly to you every day!
NFL Mobile Canada (Free) Universal
Exclusive mobile source for coverage of every preseason, regular season, and postseason football game. Get breaking news, live game scores, custom team news, manage your fantasy football team, and more.
theScore Mobile (Free) iPad & iPhone
TheScore Mobile app delivers the ultimate mobile sports experience with comprehensive and completely customizable sores, stats, news, alerts and more. Get real time coverage for NFL, NCAA, and CFL games.
Don’t have an iPhone or iPad? Here’s what you need to know!
iPhone 5s ($229.99 16GB on a two-year plan)
Stylish, sophisticated, and available in three classic colours (gold, silver and space grey), the iPhone 5s is not just a product of what’s technologically possible, but what’s technologically useful. With iOS 7, LTD-network compatibility and all new A7 and M7 chips for faster performance, the iPhone 5s is a game-changer.
iPad mini with Retina display (from $419)
Killer performance, vibrant images, remarkably crisp and clear text, and over 500,000 apps in the App Store, with the beautiful 7.9-inch Retina display, the difference has never been clearer.
iPad Air (from $519)
Just 7.5 millimeters thin and weighing it at one pound, you have to hold the iPad Air to believe it. The iPad Air has up to two times faster CPU and graphics performance than its predecessor – without sacrificing battery life. So you get incredible power in a device, wherever you go.