All cable and satellite service providers are now embracing the digital platforms to reach out to the new generation of customers who are now more engaged in almost everything over the Internet or through their mobile devices. Most of the satellite service providers like DirecTV now come up with an app that allows you to turn your mobile screen into a portable tv that surely brings entertainment to another level. The DirecTV app, for instance, will give you access to thousands of your favorite TV shows, movies, on-demand, and live shows. Aside from its streaming services, the app itself comes with a multitude of great features that every DirecTV or AT & T customer will enjoy.

DirecTVHow does the DirecTV app work?

Like any other cable service accompanying apps, the DirecTV app is exclusively available for all DirecTV and At&T customers. Simply download the free DirecTV app either from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store (depending on the current device you are using). Once done, the app will require you first to sign in using your DirecTV User ID and Password. You can also create an account using the DirecTV official webpage. After signing in, you may now access the app and start streaming your favorite shows. It prompts you to the home screen that will display all the featured shows that might well suit your interest.

You can also browse and search shows based on their respective categories. Aside from access to a huge library of shows and movies, the app also allows you to record them on your phone. The app also gives you access to some of the latest releases from premium channels you subscribe to like HBO, Cinemax, Starz, Encore, Showtime, and more. To top it all, the DirecTV app is also capable of allowing you to switch from mobile screen to tv screen in just a few quick taps of your fingertips.


Watch-Watch thousands of your favorite movies and shows, Live or On Demand. Enjoy premium channels you subscribe to like HBO, Cinemax, Starz, Encore, Showtime, and more.

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Record– Record your favorite movies and shows from anywhere! Add extra time to your recording and don’t miss a second of your favorite content

Control– Use your mobile device to pause, play, and rewind the program that’s playing on your TV. When you want to find a show, just speak up. Voice search can help you find exactly what you’re looking for. You can even set it to display results on your TV

DirecTVDownload & Install DirecTV app

For Android

  1. DirecTV app requires an Android version 5.0 and above
  2. It has a Content Rating of (12+) with content that requires parental guidance
  3. For Android, the app size is 77 MB so it won’t really hurt much of your phone storage
  4. DirecTV app requires a stable Internet connection.
  5. The app will ask you to grant permission to access Microphone, device ID, Location, Storage, Photos/Media/Files, Phone, and more.

For iOS

  1. DirecTV app for iOS requires iOS version 10.0 or later
  2. This app is compatible with various Apple products (iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch)
  3. The Age Rating for DirecTV app is (4+)
  4. DirecTV app for iOS is currently on its version 5.22.003 with recent updates providing improvements, brand new offers, and more
  5. The download size for iOS is 221.5 MB
  6. The app is only available in the English Language

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