DIRECTV Home Media Center HD DVR

Posted in DIRECTV Technology, Receivers

No other HD DVR in the industry comes close.


Introducing the revolutionary Home Media Center HD DVR. If you've ever wanted to put an end to recording conflicts and deleting your favorite shows to make room for new ones, here's the receiver you've been waiting for. The Home Media Center HD DVR lets you record five shows at once, store up to 1600 shows* in SD — and watch them in any room of your house. You won't find anything like it with cable or DISH Network. It's available only with DIRECTV.


No more recording conflicts.

If you love five different shows that all happen to air at the same time, no problem. With the Home Media Center HD DVR, you can record them all and enjoy them whenever you want.

Watch recorded shows in any room.

With the Home Media Center HD DVR, you can watch your recorded shows in any room of your house. You can even watch recorded programs in four different rooms at the same time.

Store up to 1600 shows.

The Home Media Center HD DVR gives you up to 800 hours of storage space in SD, 200 hours in HD, so you don't have to delete shows you want to keep to make room for new ones.

Additional Features

Watch two shows at the same time, without having to change channels.
Get HD resolutions up to 1080p, the same format as Blu-ray™.
Watch thousands of shows and movies On Demand when connected to the Internet.
Get access to hundreds of the latest movie releases, many available nearly a month before Netflix.
Pause and rewind live HDTV for up to 90 minutes.
Control what you watch—back up, slow down, or use instant replay.
Fast-forward in 30-second intervals and get a high-speed look at the show you've recorded.
Set your DVR from anywhere with your cell phone or computer.
Record a single episode or an entire series with a click
Quickly find what you want to watch with any keyword.
Watch 3D TV. DIRECTV offers 24/7 3D programming.
Get real-time scores of any major game at the press of a button.
Watch YouTube videos right on your TV.
Share your favorite shows on Facebook or Twitter.
Control what your kids can watch with easy-to-use parental controls.


  • Dimensions

    Width: 15.75 in, Height: 3.25 in, Depth: 11.85 in
  • Audio Outputs

    1 Digital (coaxial), 2 Stereo (L/R, RCA)
  • Video Outputs

    1 HDMI (standard), 1 Component (YPbPr), 1 S-Video, 2 Composite (RCA)
  • Other

    2 Satellite In, 1 Internal RF antenna, 1 Front USB, 1 Back USB, 1 Ethernet, 1 eSATA port, 1 Phone Jack, 1 AC Power Inlet Connector