- 145+ Digital channels including: USA, TNT, TBS, Disney, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network
- 8 Spanish (Espanol) channels
DIRECTV is a digital satellite television company based out of El Segundo, California that offers a variety of satellite television plans in the United States. In 1985, Hughes Electronics was split into five divisions, which resulted in DIRECTV becoming its own separate division in 1990. AT&T purchased DIRECTV on July 24, 2015 for $48.5 billion and significantly increased the company's network and offerings.
DIRECTV has a dedicated 4K Ultra HD channel that is available to customers 24/7, but requres the Model HR54 Genie and a compatible 4k Television. DIRECTV's HD Receivers also allow you to view over 195 channels in High Definition.
Genie, DIRECTV's recording device, allows you to record up to 200 hours of high definition shows and movies. In addition to being able to record up to 5 shows at a time, you can also pause, rewind, and delete shows from all rooms in your house.
DIRECTV gives customers a choice of 6 plans to meet their TV watching habits. The prices range between $36.99-$188.00, and each plan comes with three months of free HBO, STARZ, Showtime, and Cinemax. The plans are named as follows: Select, Entertainment, Choice, XTRA, Ultimate, Premier
When you choose DIRECTV, a licensed technician will take care of the installation. Your professional installation includes a dish, RG 6 cable, and any necessary switches or connectors for your TV and DVR.
DIRECTV allows you to connect up to 8 TVs to the same DVR box without any additional wires. If you forgot to record one of your shows, you are able to rewind and watch within 72 hours of the original air time. You can also look forward to the next 2 weeks of programming with one button.
DIRECTV has recently released their streaming service called DIRECTV Now. Currently, they are offering a free trial to anyone who is interested. It requires absolutely no installation of a dish or cable box. All you need is an internet connection. After the trial is over, prices range from $35 up to $70 depending on channels you wish to stream.
DIRECTV is available in the following 49 states:
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