DIRECTV App for iPad


DIRECTV App for iPad

Download the DIRECTV app, a companion to your DIRECTV service, and enjoy a world of entertainment. Watch Live TV, catch up on the latest movies and shows with On Demand, and schedule recordings on your DVR! Your favorite content goes where you go! **WATCH** • Watch thousands of your favorite movies and shows, Live or On Demand • Enjoy the latest releases from premium channels you subscribe to like HBO®, Cinemax®, STARZ®, ENCORE®, and SHOWTIME® • Switch screens! Watch your favorite show on one device then tap a button to send it to the big screen. And vice versa—send a show from your TV to your device and take your content with you! • Binge watch with ease! When one episode ends, the next episode begins automatically! **RECORD** • Record your favorite movies and shows from anywhere! • Content running long? Add extra time to your recording and don’t miss a second of your favorite content **REQUIREMENTS** - iPad® 2, iPad® Mini and iPad® Air running iOS 9 or later - DIRECTV customers must have a residential home account registered on DIRECTV’s website to access the DIRECTV for Tablets. - Watching select Live TV Streaming channels outside the home requires an active Wi-Fi or mobile network connection. For best performance, connect to a strong Wi-Fi signal. - Available content is based on your current programming package and premium service. Not all content is available to stream at this time. - Live TV Streaming in-home only channels and remote control requires a Wi-Fi connection to your home network and a DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR (models R22, and HR20 or higher) connected to a broadband Internet connection. Remote control also works with HD receivers (models H21, H23 or higher) connected to a broadband Internet connection. - Scheduling a recording requires a Wi-Fi, or mobile network connection and a DIRECTV Plus® DVR or HD DVR. - Receivers do not require phone or Internet connection to schedule a recording. For complete details on technical requirements, please visit: For Tips, Tricks and Customer Support, please visit: This DIRECTV App features Nielsen’s proprietary measurement software which will allow you to contribute to market research, like Nielsen’s TV Ratings. Please see the Nielsen Digital Measurement Privacy Policy at for more information about this Nielsen measurement feature. Use of the DIRECTV App by DIRECTV customers is subject to DIRECTV's Customer Agreement and Privacy Policy available at

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  • Highligths
    Great way to set up recordings while away from home”
    It works well and makes your remote's only use volume control
    Super interface great guide and the remote feature is awesome”
    Would like to have the remote act as a universal remote
    I can watch the news while cleaning the kitchen or doing gardening”
    I can stream movies and television straight to my iPad”
    Best of all TV apps
    Great app more live tv like having picture and picture”
    Guide and remote control features are very user friendly
    Having the ability to set and track my favorite teams
  • Keep in mind
    Called tech support and they were unable to fix the issue”
    It appears to be trying and them quits & goes back to the home screen
    Calling customer service for this problem was an absolute joke”
    4 days of video player temporarily unavailable”
    Nice device when it works but it doesn't work most of the time
    Unable to watch video most of the time”
    Continually bombs and erroneously reports there's no Internet connection
    The new search function is flat out broken”
    Secondly you can't watch local stations either”
    Guide and channel selection seems to be broken under iOS 8”

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