Intel is proud to be a worldwide partner of The Olympic Games and to play a key role in accelerating the adoption of new technologies. Together with partners, we are creating Olympic experiences that are more innovative and immersive than ever before.
At the Winter Olympic Games PyeongChang 2018, Intel® technology helped reimagine the Olympic experience for fans using 5G, VR, world record-breaking drone light shows, and the first ever esports competition leading up to the Opening Ceremony. As we look towards Tokyo 2020 and beyond, Intel is excited to build upon that experience—applying these technologies in addition to new technologies like artificial intelligence to bring deeper levels of connectivity and interaction to Olympic fans around the world.
Intel® technologies1 helped fans experience more in PyeongChang 2018.
Intel® processors brought 5G to life at The Olympic Games, showcasing real-world demos, and powering experiences including live cross-country event viewing in the mountains, a connected car in downtown Seoul, and interactive HD video streaming from multiple camera angles in the Ice Arena.
With Intel® True VR, fans experienced The Olympic Games from the comfort of their living rooms. They saw records broken, champions crowned, and legends forged, all in an immersive, live-streaming VR format that changed The Olympic Games experience forever.
A new kind of champion emerged, as Intel brought esports to PyeongChang ahead of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games. The world’s best players competed on the ultimate stage in the first stand-alone esports tournament of its kind.
Exciting and original entertainment took flight as the latest innovation and advancements in drone technology extended the magic of The Olympic Games from the peaks of PyeongChang into the skies above.
Intel® Drones helped kick off PyeongChang 2018 with a stunning light show that celebrated the spirit of The Olympic Games.
Intel® technologies' features and benefits depend on system configuration and may require enabled hardware, software or service activation. Performance varies depending on system configuration. No product or component can be absolutely secure. Check with your system manufacturer or retailer or learn more at https://www.intel.com.