DIRECTV via Internet Is the Upgrade You Need for Seamless at Home Entertainment

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Our world has gone digital, and while some have already made the switch to DIRECTV, there are many still awaiting the transition. If you’re already familiar with DIRECTV Satellite, their latest offering via Internet can make your experience even more seamless without needing a dish. With hundreds of shows, plus the ability to stream your favorite apps like Netflix, Max, or Prime Video directly from your TV, it might be time to switch to DIRECTV.1

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For customers connecting to DIRECTV service via Internet, the DIRECTV Gemini device delivers an enhanced viewing experience that doesn’t require a satellite dish and comes with a voice-activated remote control powered by Google Assistant. Whether navigating to your favorite applications like Netflix or Max, or watching broadcasted channels like CNN or ESPN, with DIRECTV’s new device, your favorites can easily be located through the power of your voice when logged into your separate Google account. DIRECTV via Internet also delivers:

  • Unlimited hours of cloud-based DVR storage2

  • Fast & easy self-install

  • Access to 4K picture quality on your 4k TVs, when available

  • On-the-go mobile viewing3

From now through 1/31, new customers can also get up to a $200 Reward Card when they sign up for DIRECTV service! If you’re thinking of switching to DIRECTV but are still unsure, we’ve outlined a few key benefits to consider.

(Ltd time offer subj. to change. $200 reward card w/ CHOICE pkg; $100 reward card w/ ENTERTAINMENT pkg. Redemption req’d. Taxes/fees apply. 24-mo. agmt, Autopay & Paperless Bill req’d. New residential customers. Only on directv.com. Equipment lease req’d. Early agmt termination fee applies ($20/mo.) & add’l fee(s) may apply if equip. not returned. Credit card req’d. Restr’s apply. Available only in select sales channels.)

DIRECTV Gemini Features

The DIRECTV Gemini device offers a voice-controlled remote powered by Google Assistant, a Sports UI and Sports Guide for fans to track the latest games, and Cloud DVR so you don’t miss those newly premiered shows.

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Above all, DIRECTV Gemini offers improved search filters that allow you to jump right into your favorite shows and movies. Nothing is worse than searching for the game and missing that critical tackle or missing the best part of a movie. With DIRECTV Gemini, you don’t have to worry.

What Channels Does DIRECTV Carry?

DIRECTV is your one-stop shop for your favorite channels. Even at the lowest package, DIRECTV offers essentials like AMC, CNN, Disney, and ESPN, perfect for your sports and movie needs.

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For sports fans, the DIRECTV Sports Pack features over 20 specialty sports networks, and for the first 3 months, this pack comes with your purchase, including NFL RedZone from NFL Network.

(Ltd. time offer. New resid. customers w/24 mo. agmt. Req’s CHOICE™ Pkg or higher for RSNs. DIRECTV Sports Pack auto-renews monthly after 3 mos. at the then-prevailing rate (currently $14.99/mo. + tax) unless canceled. Cancel online or by phone. Blackouts may apply. Offer subj. to change. See here for offer details. Some channels may be incl. in base pkg, visit directv.com/sportspack for more info.)

Packages for DIRECTV Include:

1. DIRECTV ENTERTAINMENT Package

The ENTERTAINMENT package carries over 75 channels, including popular national channels such as ESPN, Fox, and CNN. It’s the most affordable DIRECTV package at $69.99/month for 24 months + taxes and fees, with a 24-month agreement. AutoPay and Paperless Bill req’d. Advanced Receiver Service Fee $15/mo. is extra and applies.

2. DIRECTV CHOICE Package

The CHOICE package includes 105+ channels and is $84.99/month for 24 months + taxes and fees with a 24-month agreement. AutoPay and Paperless Bill required. Advanced Receiver Service Fee $15/month and Regional Sports Fee up to $15.99/month are extra & apply.

3. DIRECTV ULTIMATE Package

The ULTIMATE package is $114.99/month for 24 months + taxes and fees with a 24-month agreement, bumps up your channel count to more than 140, and brings some new channels such as National Geographic, CBS Sports, and Lifetime. AutoPay and Paperless Bill required. Advanced Receiver Service Fee $15/month and Regional Sports Fee up to $15.99/month are extra & apply.

4. DIRECTV PREMIER Package

At the top of DIRECTV’s offerings is the PREMIER package, which delivers everything in the ULTIMATE package, as well as Max, SHOWTIME, STARZ, and Cinemax. The package is $159.99/month for 24 months + taxes and fees with a 24-month agreement. AutoPay and Paperless Bill required. Advanced Receiver Service Fee $15/month and Regional Sports Fee up to $15.99/month are extra & apply.

(New approved residential customers. Prices incl. TV pkg & equip. fees for first TV. Add’l fees may apply to non-qualified customers. Equipment lease req’d in most sales channels. Early agmt termination fee applies ($20/mo.) & add’l fee(s) may apply if equip. not returned. Credit card req’d. Restr’s apply. $19.95 activation applies for satellite customers.)

DIRECTV Gemini Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use Gemini by itself?

For customers connecting to DIRECTV service via satellite, Gemini cannot receive DIRECTV programming or respond to DVR commands without being connected to the Genie. For customers connecting to DIRECTV service via Internet, no other device is required.

Can I access all my apps?

Gemini gives you access to thousands of streaming apps.  You’ll need separate paid subscriptions for the apps you want to watch via Gemini. High-speed internet is required.

  1. Req’s separate paid subscriptions for third-party apps and high-speed internet. ↩︎

  2. Data connection req’d. Recordings expire after 9 months. In a series recording, max 30 episodes stored (oldest deleted first which may be in less than 9 months). Restrictions apply. ↩︎

  3. Available only in the U.S. (excl. Puerto Rico & U.S.V.I.). Req’s compatible device & data connection. Limited to 3 concurrent out-of-home streams. ↩︎

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