Set up and watch UFC on Xbox Live

Watch UFC events and videos on Xbox 360

Get access to live pre-event videos and a catalog of videos on demand, an interactive fight card, and pay-per-view events in stunning high definition.

To watch UFC events and videos on your Xbox 360, you’ll need the following:

  • An Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Live Free Membership. (Pay-per-view events are sold separately. An Xbox Live Gold Membership is required for video content and other premium features.)
  • Kinect for Xbox 360 is required for voice and gesture controls.
  • A high-speed Internet connection, delivering at least 2 megabits per second (Mbps) for standard-definition (SD) content or 5 Mbps for high-definition (HD) content.
  • At least 75 megabytes (MB) of available storage space.

Note Broadband internet is required. Carrier fees apply. Additional subscriptions and requirements apply for some Xbox Live features, including UFC video content and other premium UFC features. Subject to Xbox Live System Requirements and Terms of Use. For full details, see Xbox Live.

Set up the UFC app and watch UFC events

Download the UFC app on Xbox Live

  1. On your console, sign in using your Xbox Live gamertag (Xbox Live Gold or Free Membership required).
  2. Go to Apps and select Browse Apps
  3. Browse for UFC.
  4. Select UFC to download and install the UFC app.

To start UFC on Xbox Live, go to Video, select My Video Apps, and then select UFC.

Troubleshoot problems downloading the UFC app

If you encounter any of the following errors while downloading the UFC for Xbox Live app or while purchasing access to a pay-per-view event, click the link to view its solution:

For more help with Xbox Live app downloads or purchases, see Check your Xbox Live or Zune billing and purchase history or Troubleshoot Xbox Live download problems.

How to access UFC events on Xbox Live

  1. From the Xbox Live dashboard, choose Apps or Video. Then, select the UFC app and press A.
  2. The UFC on Xbox Live app menu screen features the next UFC event available for purchase:
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  • Select Fight Card to see the bout matchups for this event:
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  • Select Fight Stories to see a selection of previous bouts and fight facts related to this event:

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    Note that through the Fight Stories timeline, you can purchase both upcoming and past UFC events for unlimited viewing for a 24-hour period. Browse the timeline or check the UFC on Xbox Live event schedule to see what UFC events are available for purchase.

  1. Select the event you want to purchase and press A. You will be asked to choose either HD for high definition or SD for standard definition. If you select the HD viewing option, a speed test will run to ensure optimum video and audio quality.
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  1. When the Purchase Confirmation screen appears, select the payment method you want to use to purchase this event and confirm this purchase.
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  1. Before your purchase is completed, you’ll have the option to share participation in this event on Xbox Live with your Facebook friends. Select SHARE or SKIP and press A.
  2. Your purchase is then confirmed on the main event tile. If this is an upcoming event, the Event Countdown timer will let you know when the event is scheduled to begin. If this is a past event, the timer will keep track of how much unlimited replay time you have left (unlimited replay of past events lasts 24 hours after the time of purchase).
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  1. To watch this event, select the event tile from the UFC menu screen or Fight Stories timeline. The event will remain available for unlimited replay for 24 hours after the event begins. If you purchase the event after the official start time, you will still have 24 hours of unlimited replay.
  2. Note Participation in some UFC events is limited. In the event that all tickets to an event have been sold, you’ll see a “No more tickets are being sold” message.

Share your fight picks with friends

Fight Picks

With Fight Picks, you can share your predictions of both the winner and the type of decision for each bout with your Xbox Live friends. Select any bout on a UFC Fight Card to pick your winner for that bout, and whether you think the bout will be decided by Decision, Knockout, or Submission.

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Select Leaderboard on the menu screen to see how your picks stack up against those of your Xbox Live friends:

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Share your picks

The Share to Twitter and Share to Facebook options let you share your participation in a UFC event on Xbox Live with your followers on Twitter and your friends on Facebook:

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