The DIRECTV Tablet App is available to download on your tablet. Different features are available based on your current Wi-Fi connection.
When you’re at home and your tablet is connected to your home Internet network, you can:
- Stream select TV channels LIVE
- Stream On Demand content
- Search programming schedules
- Use your tablet as an enhanced TV remote with your HD DVR
- Set programs to record with your HD DVR
- Customize your app home screen with your favorite channels
When you’re away from home but your tablet is connected to Wi-Fi, you can:
Most programming is typically in 1080p. Some programming may be available at a different resolution.
No. DISH Network claims that they have more HD channels than DIRECTV, but their HD channel count includes part-time HD channels, game-only channels and on demand listings.
DIRECTV’s HD channel count only includes channels that are truly in HD in 24/7. With these requirements, DIRECTV offers the most full-time HD channels at over 195+, more than any other cable or satellite TV provider offers.
A: SonicTap is a lineup of music channels included in DIRECTV packages. Covering all genres and with no interruptions, there’s a SonicTap Music Channel for everyone to listen to. Call or check a full-channel lineup to see which SonicTap channels are included in each package.