HOW TO WATCH DIRECTV

TV your way–over the Internet or with a satellite dish

Get all your content in one place on DIRECTV’s exclusive Gemini device & start enjoying the ultimate entertainment experience. Learn more below to choose how you want to connect.

Gemini requires high-speed internet. Google login required.
Directv Via Satellite.
Directv Via Internet.
via Satellite
via Internet
No hassle, professional installation
Get your satellite dish installed by a DIRECTV technician.
Fast & easy self-install
Just plug in our sleek device, connect, and play.
99% signal reliability
Plus exclusive Signal Saver™ technology for those rare times you lose signal.
Available on 160+ most-watched channels (based on viewership). Requires HD DVR (model HR44 or later) connected to high-speed internet.
No satellite dish required
All you need is high-speed internet.
(Recommended minimum speed 8Mbps)
Experience the industry's best picture quality with wireless 4K at home
Enjoy the top-tier image quality for your entertainment and sports, where available
Access to 4K picture quality on apps
The Gemini device supports 4K streaming on third-party apps that offer it, like Max & more.
200 hours of HD DVR recordings
Access your entire DVR library in every room connected to a DIRECTV receiver
Unlimited Cloud DVR recordings
You can access your Cloud DVR recordings from any device with the DIRECTV app.
Full-screen channel guide
A fast and familiar way to find your favorites.
Interactive guide with visual previews
Seamlessly search and easily explore.

Get bundled. Choose a DIRECTV package together with internet.

DIRECTV can help you stream fast, top-notch TV no matter which internet provider you use. Give us a call to get the best deal!

DIRECTV via Internet and AT&T Fiber each sold and billed separately. Additional taxes, fees and charges may apply. New customer only. Available in select sales channels only. *Available in limited markets and may not be available in your area. Call or go to att.com/internet to see if you qualify. Terms apply to all DIRECTV offers. New approved resid. customers only. Early agmt. termination fee applies ($20/mo.) & add’l fee(s) may apply if equip. not returned. Equip. lease req’d in most sales channels. Credit card req’d. Restr’s apply. Price incl. TV pkg. & equip. fees for first TV and Internet 300. Charges may apply for each add'l connected TV. ¹Geographic and serv. restr. apply. Excludes DSL. Based on network availability.See details
Gemini Device 4K HDVR.
Next level TV is here
Elevate your entertainment with the Gemini Air device. Experience seamless access to Sports CentralTM, your apps & channels—all easily managed by a voice remote powered by Google.*
*Google login required. High speed internet required. Separate subscription/login required for 3rd party app content.
SignalSaver
SignalSaver™ saves the day
With SignalSaver™ and an internet-connected set-top box, you can continue watching TV during bad weather if there's a temporary signal interruption.
Watch anytime, anywhere*
Ultra-intuitive interface
Stream on up to 3 devices at once
Screen Devices.
WATCH ANYWHERE
Get the DIRECTV app whether you connect via Satellite or Internet
Watch anytime, anywhere*
Ultra-intuitive interface
Stream on up to 3 devices at once

*DIRECTV APP: Available only in the US. (excl Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I.). Req's compatible device and data connection; data charges may apply. Not all channels available to stream. Limited to up to 3 concurrent streams. Restr's apply. Visit directv.com/app for more information.

Directv App.
CONNECT ON MOBILE & TABLET
Watch TV anywhere and everywhere. Get the app on your mobile devices
Directv Mobile App.
CONNECT TO YOUR TV
Your smart TV just got smarter with the DIRECTV App

Frequently asked questions


Yes! Whether you connect with satellite or with your existing home internet, Android or Apple, the DIRECTV app works for both. You can download to your TV, mobile device, or computer from your preferred app store. Just sign into your account and you are ready to watch. Google. Apple.

Available only in the U.S. (excl. Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I.). Req’s compatible device and data connection; data charges may apply. Not all channels available to stream. Limited to up to 3 concurrent streams. Restr’s apply. Visit directv.com/app for more information


Yes. When you are on the go, the DIRECTV app provides live TV viewing and all the on-demand content available to you as if you were at home.
See a list of compatible devices.

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