With the FREE DIRECTV™ iPad® App, you can now tune in to live TV right on your iPad® and watch it anywhere in your home. Whether you’re in your kitchen, your den, or your bedroom—your favorite channels are right there with you wherever you want to be in your house.
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TV the way you always imagined it
DIRECTV leads the industry with cutting-edge technology that takes your entertainment experience to the next level. It's no longer just about your regularly scheduled programming on your TV. With DIRECTV, you get the best in TV entertainment—whenever and wherever you want it.
It begins with the receivers. Every DIRECTV® receiver is designed from the bottom up to deliver unrivaled TV enjoyment. With our flagship HD DVR, you'll be dazzled by its 1080p HD resolution1, the same format as Blu-ray, and Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound2, as well as its ability to share its DVR functionality with every TV in the house3. And that's just the beginning.
Access the world of YouTube with your remote.
If you have a DVR receiver, press the MENU button on your remote, then select Smart Search. If you have an HD receiver or an HD DVR, press MENU, select Search & Browse, then select Smart Search. Just click MENU on your remote, select Smart Search, and type your search term. Along with the TV programs that match your search, you’ll also see a listing for YouTube. Select the YouTube entry and you’ll get a list of relevant YouTube videos. Select any of them and enjoy.