Category: DirecTV Now

DIRECTV NOW launches DVR and new features to streaming service

Legal streaming service DIRECTV NOW has launched their DVR, which is immediately available via all of the DIRECTV NOW apps and website. Previously, the DVR was only available to users who were involved in the beta program, but it’s now accessible to all subscribers. The DVR is entitled True Cloud DVR, and includes 20 hours of free recording. You can record your favorite shows and games and watch anytime you want for up to 30 days on your compatible smartphone, tablet or connected big screen at home. You can record an entire series or just one episode on almost all ... Read more

More local channels available than ever before via legal streaming providers

With all of the many benefits of legal streaming, one challenge of cutting the cord is being able to watch your local channels for news and sports on NBC, FOX, ABC and CBS. You could buy a pair of Rabbit Ears or an indoor HD antenna. But ideally, having those local channels integrated into your streaming provider should be your platform of choice. Thankfully, streaming providers such as DIRECTV NOW, fuboTV, YouTube TV and PlayStation Vue are adding local channels at a rapid pace so you won’t miss out on your favorite games and television shows. And for soccer fans, ... Read more

DIRECTV NOW Viewer’s Guide: Explore all of the streaming channels and options available

Since launching in 2016, DIRECTV NOW has made a big splash in the streaming industry. By December 2017, the streaming provider had amassed more than 1 million subscribers. Meanwhile, 2018 promises to be another big one as new features will be rolled out. However, the challenge with DIRECTV NOW is that there are so many options to choose from that it can sometimes be a little bewildering. To make the decision making process easier, we’ve created a DIRECTV NOW Viewer’s Guide that answers all of the questions you’ll have about the service. The best part about DIRECTV NOW is that ... Read more

Last chance for DIRECTV NOW discount for all new subscribers

DIRECTV NOW allows you to cut the cord from your satellite or cable TV provider and access a ton of your favorite channels through your computer, smart phone, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Fire TV Stick, Apple TV (4th generation), Chromecast (for Android only) and other devices. With DIRECTV NOW, you can get 60+ channels for as little as $35 per month. The master list of channels available through DIRECTV NOW includes A&E, ABC, AMC, American Heroes, Animal Planet, Audience, AXS TV, AWE, Baby First, BBC America, BBC World News, BET, Big Ten Network, Bloomberg, Boomerang, Bravo, Cartoon Network, Centric, ... Read more

DIRECTV NOW’s Cyber Monday deal features Roku Streaming Stick

DIRECTV NOW has launched a Cyber Monday sale where you can get a free Roku Streaming Stick when you prepay for one month. Vice-versa, Roku is offering a deal where you can get one month free of DIRECTV NOW when you buy any Roku player or Roku TV. Valued at $49.99, the Roku Streaming Stick features a voice-remote. The stick plugs into the back of your TV for a clutter-free setup, so you can watch DIRECTV NOW as well as a ton of other channels and apps. Previously the DIRECTV NOW offer had been that you had to prepay for ... Read more

DIRECTV NOW announces 4K Apple TV offer to mark 1-year anniversary

To celebrate its one year anniversary, DIRECTV NOW has announced a 4K Apple TV special offer for new customers interested in cutting the cord. The Apple TV 4K features faster performance than ever with the A10X Fusion chip for all your games and apps. Plus it plays your favorite TV shows, movies and videos in stunning detail with picture quality that’s more true to life. The Apple TV includes the Siri Remote to find just what you want. Signup at DIRECTV NOW and get a free 4K Apple TV (32GB) when you prepay for four months of service. Plus DIRECTV ... Read more

DIRECTV NOW adds Roku Streaming Stick offer for new cord cutters

DIRECTV NOW, the legal streaming service that’s completely separate than the DIRECTV satellite service, is offering a free Roku Streaming Stick for new customers who prepay for two months of service. The new offer is available for new DIRECTV NOW customers and is available with all/any new DIRECTV NOW packages ordered. However, it cannot be combined with the initial 7-day free trial. The retail value of the Roku Streaming Stick is $49.99, which plugs directly into the HDMI port of your television set. Out of all of the streaming devices available from Apple TV, Chromecast and Amazon Fire, the Roku ... Read more

DIRECTV NOW launches free 7-day offer

DIRECTV NOW has launched a new offer of 7 days free of its streaming service for new customers. The channels that DIRECTV NOW offers, as of press time, are A&E, ABC, AMC, American Heroes, Animal Planet, Audience, AXS TV, AWE, Baby First, BBC America, BBC World News, BET, Big Ten Network, Bloomberg, Boomerang, Bravo, Cartoon Network, Centric, Chiller, CMT, CNBC, CNBC World, CNN, Comcast Sportsnet, Comedy Channel, Comedy TV, Cooking Channel, CSPAN, CSPAN2, Destination America, Discovery Channel, Discovery Family, Discovery Life, Disney, Disney Junior, Disney XD, DIY Network, E!, El Rey Network, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNEWS, ESPNU, FM, Food Network, FOX, ... Read more