DirecTV has offered Fox Sports 1 on Channel 219 since August of 2013, when it replaced the Speed Channel. Not all DirecTV programming packages include Fox Sports 1, so customers who can't view the channel may need to contact customer service to change their package.
Use DirecTV to play Pandora radio and YouTube through a TV, schedule a home DVR on a cell phone or computer, and connect an HD DVR to the Internet. Register a DirecTV account at DirecTV.com to download a DirecTV DVR scheduler application for a mobile device to schedule recording shows.
On May 18, 2014, AT&T announced that it had “entered into a definitive agreement” to buy DIRECTV for stock and cash valued at $95 a share. The boards of directors of both companies have voted unanimously in favor of the deal, which is subject to federal approval. Previously, DIRECTV was owned and op
DirecTV has Internet services as a part of its product line, as of 2014. The company's Internet is a high-speed wireless service available as a standalone product, but it can also be purchased as a part of one of DirecTV's bundled rates.
DIRECTV does not offer Internet directly, but works with service providers like AT&T to offer its customers Internet. DIRECTV handles the television service while letting local Internet providers install and service the Internet portion of the service.
As of 2015, customers of DirecTV can make payments on their bills through a variety of ways, including online bill payment, by phone, through an automated phone system or through online banking. Customers who have their cards on file can also pay their DirecTV bill through text.
The Anime Network, offers an ample selection of anime television shows. DirectTV customers can experience 10 hours of on-demand anime programming per, according to the Anime Network. Users can choose from a variety of dubbed and subtitled anime series.
DirecTV features standard receivers such as Genie Lite, Standard Digital TV receiver and DirecTV Plus DVR. It also offers receivers such as Tivo HD DVR, Genie, HD DVR and HD receiver. The Standard Digital receiver features parent control, ScoreGuide and on-screen Caller ID.
As of 2014, the maximum download speed provided by DirecTV is 24 megabits per second, while the upload speed is capped at 0.256 megabit per second. Although the average speeds provided by DirecTV are faster than dial-up, they are still very low when compared to cable or DSL providers.
DIRECTV has six different channel packages ranging from SELECT (a basic line up of channels) to PREMIER (which includes the NFL Sunday Ticket Max and premium movie networks). Each package includes different channels. The SELECT package has over 130 channels including A&E, CNN, History, ID and Food N