Cutting-Edge Features

August 3, 2011

With DIRECTV’s Similar Shows feature, now your favorite programs can recommend new favorites.

August 3, 2011

Frustrated by blackouts? You don’t have to be any more. Whenever you try to tune in to a sporting event that’s blacked out, DIRECTV’s innovative new GameSearch™ technology automatically finds it for you on an alternate channel.

March 4, 2011

You can now search and watch YouTube videos right on your television.

July 12, 2010

Enjoy English-language programming in several different languages through DIRECTV’s SAP (Secondary Audio Programming) service.

May 24, 2010

Learn how to use the Parental Ratings tab in The Guide to make informed decisions about the shows your kids are watching.

January 14, 2010

Finding what you want to watch is now faster and easier than ever. DIRECTV’s Smart Search is a simple, innovative and powerful new tool to help you find exactly what you’re looking for on TV.

November 24, 2009

Now you can learn about your interactive DIRECTV system by watching easy- to-follow instructional videos on DIRECTV’s Customer Information Channel.

November 4, 2009

Learn how to extend the recording time for any program that’s broadcast live from 1 minute up to 3 hours.

October 28, 2009

With the new DIRECTV Subtitles feature, you get the same text as standard closed captioning, but it’s now easier to read and more visually appealing. Just press the YELLOW button on your remote and select DIRECTV Subtitling.

September 14, 2009

It’s happens to every sports fan: two huge games on at the same time. What to do? DIRECTV has the answer: DoublePlay.