How to watch the DIRECTV App

Find out which compatible streaming devices you can use to download and watch the DIRECTV App.

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Find out which compatible streaming devices you can use to download and watch the DIRECTV App.
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Now you can enjoy your DIRECTV entertainment with the DIRECTV App on compatible smartphones, tablets, and connected devices. Watch live or recorded TV and choose from over 80,000 titles on demand. Go to your device’s app store to download:  

Compatible devices for DIRECTV App

ManufacturerDevices and version
Apple
  • Apple TV HD (4th generation), Apple TV 4K
  • iPhone, iPad running iOS 14 and later
Android and Google™
  • Google TV™ devices
  • Chromecast with Google TV
  • Android TV OS devices
  • Devices with Chromecast built-in
  • Smartphones and tablets running OS 7.1 and later
Amazon
  • Amazon Fire TV (2nd generation or higher)
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick (2nd generation or higher)
  • Amazon Fire TV Edition Smart TV (2nd generation and higher)
  • Amazon Fire TV Cube
  • Amazon Fire Tablet
Roku
  • Roku Streaming Stick® (3500X, 3600X, 3800X) and Streaming Stick+ (3810X, 3811X)
  • Roku Express (3700X, 3900X, 3930X) and Express+ (3710X, 3910X, 3931X)
  • Roku Premiere (3920X, 4620X) and Premiere+ (3921X, 4630X)
  • Roku Ultra (4640X, 4660X, 4661X, 4670X) and Roku LT (2700X)
  • Roku 1 SE (2710X)
  • Roku 2 (2720X, 4210X)
  • Roku 3 (4200X, 4230X)
  • Roku 4 (4400X)
  • Non-4K Roku TV (5000X, 8000X)
  • 4K Roku TV (6000X, 7000X, A000X, C000X, C000GB)
  • Roku Smart Soundbar (9100X)


Sign in to the DIRECTV App with your user ID and password. Wi-Fi access is recommended. Data charges may apply.
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Find out which compatible streaming devices you can use to download and watch the DIRECTV App.
Didn't get service via your home internet connection

Learn which streaming devices, browsers, tablets, and TVs you can use to watch DIRECTV.

DETAILED STEPS

How you can stream DIRECTV with an internet connection

You’re in control. Ready to watch? Make sure you have:
  • Compatible mobile devices, tablets, and browsers connected to a cellular network
  • Compatible streaming devices (i.e. Apple TV, Roku, etc.), or TV
  • Wired or Wi-Fi® internet connection for TV streaming devices
  • DIRECTV account
  • DIRECTV app downloaded from your device’s app store

Good to know: Watch at home, or stream anywhere in the U.S. on your mobile device (excludes Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands). Keep in mind, streaming on certain 3rd party devices 1 may be limited to your home Wi-Fi network. But you can still stream on the go with a smartphone, tablet, or computer. You can change your home Wi-Fi network 4 times within a 12-month period.

Compatible streaming devices and browsers
 
Manufacturer or operating systemDevices and browsers
DIRECTVDIRECTV device
Amazon
  • Amazon Fire TV (2nd generation or higher)
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick (2nd generation or higher)
  • Amazon Fire TV Edition Smart TV (2nd generation and higher)
  • Amazon Fire TV Cube
  • Amazon Fire Tablet
Google and Android™
  • Google TV™ devices
  • Chromecast with Google TV
  • Android TV™ OS devices
  • Devices with Chromecast built-in™
  • Chrome browser (version 68 or higher)
  • Phones and tablets running version 7.1+ (OS 8+ recommended)
Apple and iOS
  • Apple TV (4th generation)
  • Safari browser (version 13+ is recommended)
  • iPhone, iPad running iOS 14 and later
Microsoft
  • Edge browser (latest version)
Roku
  • Roku Streaming Stick® (3600X, 3800X) and Streaming Stick+ (3810X, 3811X)
  • Roku Express (3700X, 3900X, 3930X) and Express+ (3710X, 3910X, 3931X)
  • Roku Premiere (3920X, 4620X) and Premiere+ (3921X, 4630X)
  • Roku Ultra (4640X, 4660X, 4661X, 4670X) and Roku LT (2700X)
  • Roku 2 (4210X)
  • Roku 3 (4200X, 4230X)
  • Roku 4 (4400X)
  • Non-4K Roku TV (5000X, 8000X)
  • 4K Roku TV (6000X, 7000X, A000X, C000X, C000GB)
  • Roku Smart Soundbar (9100X)
Samsung

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