Add DIRECTV STREAM to your Samsung TV

Set up the DIRECTV STREAM app to watch DIRECTV STREAM on your Samsung TV.

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Make sure you have:

For detailed info on setting up and registering your Samsung Smart TV, check out Samsung set up.


Heads Up! Upgrade to the latest app version of DIRECTV STREAM (version 3.23 or higher), for Live TV to continue functioning.

After you register and connect your Samsung Smart TV to the internet, you can add DIRECTV STREAM. With your remote control:
  1. Press Home to open the Samsung Smart Hub.
  2. Enter DIRECTV STREAM in the Search box.
  3. Choose DIRECTV STREAM, then Install.
  4. Select the app to open it.

Important: When you set up your DIRECTV STREAM device at home, that location becomes the residential, non-mobile internet network associated with your device. This is called your home Wi-Fi network. Accessing the DIRECTV STREAM app on this smart TV will also be limited to your home Wi-Fi network. You can change your home Wi-Fi network up to 4 times within a 12-month period by relocating your DIRECTV STREAM device.

  1. Stream support
  2. Device & streaming options
  3. Device setup or replacement
  4. Add DIRECTV STREAM to your Samsung TV