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

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 TV1
  • Wired or Wi-Fi® internet connection for TV streaming devices
  • DIRECTV STREAM account
  • DIRECTV app downloaded from your device’s app store (Steps for Apple, Android, Roku and Samsung)


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 devices1 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

Computers (Browsers)

  • Google Chrome running version 68 or higher
  • Microsoft Edge running 114 or higher
  • Apple Safari running version 13+ recommended

Phones and Tablets

Android

  • Phones and Tablets running Android version 7.1+
  • Fire Tablets running 7+ Fire OS

Apple

  • iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touch running version 14+

Devices

Amazon

  • Amazon Fire TV and Fire Stick 2nd Gen or higher
  • Amazon Fire TV Edition Smart TV 2nd Gen or higher
  • Amazon Fire TV Cube

Apple

  • Apple TV running version 15+

DIRECTV

  • Gemini and Gemini Air (Formally known as DIRECTV Stream Device)

Google

  • Chromecast on OS 1.56.275994+

Roku

  • Roku devices (full device list) upgraded to software version 9.4+
    • 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 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)

 

Smart TVs

Google and Android

  • Google and Android TV devices upgraded to software version 9+

Roku TV

Samsung


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