Outdoor Sports Video Scoreboards

A Watchfire video display or virtual scoreboard will help you entertain fans and increase sponsorship revenue.

Show your rivals who leads the pack, with the best-looking, best-built LED video scoreboards and displays in sports. Schools, colleges and professional teams are discovering Watchfire’s turnkey solutions for scoring and game day excitement.

Engineered for all-weather, outdoor sports use, Watchfire video boards have rapid refresh rates, high-contrast LEDs, wide-angle viewing and control room integration. From football to track and field and from baseball to soccer, our displays help celebrate the wins and create experiences, like showcasing athletes, boosting fan participation, growing sponsorships and integrating student learning.

  • Testimonial


    We have been very pleased with the video board at Kokomo Municipal Stadium. We use it primarily for promotions and sponsorships during baseball and soccer events. We create graphics of players and video board games to engage fans and to give a more... Read More
    • — Isabel Rothschadl
    • Assistant Athletic Director, Indiana University Kokomo
  • Ignite Graphic Software

    Ignite Sports

    Manage content on the fly with our proprietary touch screen interface. Ignite Sports makes it easy to monetize your field or gym scoreboard and keep the crowd engaged.


CHCA uses a Watchfire video display for their sports scoreboard.

Self-Fund Your Scoreboard

A Watchfire virtual scoreboard or video display offers revenue-generating opportunities that can more than pay off your investment. Download our guide to 6 proven methods for generating revenue with sports digital signage.

Princeton High School uses a Watchfire video display for their sports scoreboard.

Football Scoreboard Ideas

You’re ready to turn your stadium into a state-of-the-art powerhouse, but knowing where to begin can be challenging. Take a look at our most popular video board sizes and layouts.


Specifications 10mm S16mm
Pixel Pitch 10.16mm (0.4”) 16.93mm (0.667”)
Pixel Configuration SMD 3-in-1 True pixel, 1R, 1G, 1B
Character Height 2.8” or larger 4” or larger
Module Dimensions 12” x 12” 12” x 12”
Matrix Configuration 30 x 30 18 x 18 pixels
Communication Options RWF, High Security Radio, 4G Wireless, High Speed Fiber RWF, High Security Radio, 4G Wireless, High Speed Fiber
Color Capability 1.2 quintillion 73.8 quintillion
Viewing Angle 150° horizontal, +29°/-45° vertical 160° horizontal, +45°/-60° vertical
Video Frame Rate Up to 60 fps (XVS model) Up to 60 fps
Field-Adjustable Brightness Up to 7,000 nits Up to 8,000 nits, 4800Hz refresh rate
Power 120 or 240 volt single phase 60 Hz 120 or 240 volt single phase 60 Hz

Watchfire’s S16mm was designed specifically for use in outdoor athletic facilities. Additional models and pixel pitch configurations are available. Watchfire sports displays are UL 48 & CUL 48 listed, FCC compliant and UL Energy Efficiency Certified.