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What channels can I watch live on my computer or mobile device?


As long as you have an HD DVR and HD services (Advanced Receiver Service or Advanced Receiver Service — HD), you can enjoy tons of your favorite TV channels live, anytime, anywhere. If you’re using a tablet or phone, please go to directv.com/download to download the DIRECTV app. If you’re on your computer, you can stream straight from our Online Guide here. For more information on how to stream live TV, read our FAQs.

Live TV Streaming Channel List

You can stream most of our live TV streaming channels anywhere, over any Wi-Fi connection.
5 Star Max (Ch.520)
A&E (Ch.265)
Action Max (Ch.519)
Al Jazeera (Ch.347)
AMC (Ch.254)
Aspire (Ch.381)
Audience Network (Ch.239)
axsTV (formerly HDNet) (Ch.340)
BBC America (Ch.264)
BBC World News (Ch.346)
beIN SPORTS HD (Ch.620)
beIN SPORTS Espanol HD (Ch.426)
BET HD (Ch.329)
Big Ten Network (Ch.610)
Bloomberg HD (Ch.353)
Cartoon Network HD(Ch.296)
Cinemax HD East (Ch.515)
CMT HD  (Ch.327)
CNBC (Ch.355)
CNN HD (Ch.202)
Comedy Central HD (Ch.249)
Cooking Channel HD (Ch.232)
DIY Network HD (Ch.230)
Encore Action (Ch.541)
Encore HD East  (Ch.535)
ESPN HD (Ch.206)
ESPN2 HD (Ch.209)
ESPN Deportes (Ch.432)
ESPN News HD (Ch.207)
ESPNU HD (Ch.208)
Food Network (Ch.231)
Fox Business (Ch.359)
Fox Deportes (Ch.425)
Fox News (Ch.360)
Fox Sports 1 (Ch.219)
Fox Sports 2 (Ch.618)
Fuse (Ch.339)
Fusion (Ch.324)
FX (Ch.248)
FXX (Ch.259)
FYI (Ch.266)
Galavision (Ch.404)
H2 (Ch.271)
Hallmark (Ch.312)
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries (Ch.565)
HBO Comedy East (Ch.506)
HBO East (Ch.501)
HBO Family East (Ch.507)
HBO Latino East (Ch.511)
HBO Signature East (Ch.503)
HBO West (Ch.504)
HBO Zone (Ch.509)
HBO2 East (Ch.502)
HBO2 West (Ch.505)
HDNet Movie (Ch.566)
HGTV (Ch.229)
History (Ch.269)
HLN HD (Ch.204)
IFC (Ch.564)
Lifetime (Ch.252)
Lifetime Movie Network (Ch253)
Longhorn (Ch.667)*
Max Latino (Ch.523)
Max West (Ch.516)
MegaTV (Ch.405)
More Max (Ch.517)
Movie Max (Ch.515)
MSNBC (Ch.356)
MTV HD (Ch.331)
MTV2 HD  (Ch.333)
Nat Geographic (Ch.276)
Nat Geo Wild (Ch.283)
NBA.TV (Ch.216)
NBC (Ch.4)**
Nick Jr. (Ch.301)
Nickelodeon East HD (Ch.299)
OWN (Ch.279)
Palladia (Ch.572)
QVC (Ch.275)
Reelz (Ch.238)
SEC Network (Ch.611)
Shorts (Ch.573)
Showtime 2 (Ch.547)
Showtime Beyond (Ch.550)
Showtime Extreme (Ch.549)
Showtime HD (Ch.545)
Showtime Next (Ch.551)
Showtime Showcase (Ch.548)
Showtime West (Ch.546)
Showtime Women (Ch.552)
Smithsonian Channel HD (Ch.570)
Sony Movie Channel (Ch.568)
Spike HD (Ch.241)
Starz Cinema (Ch.531)
Starz Comedy (Ch.528)
Starz Edge (Ch.529)
Starz HD East  (Ch.525)
Starz In Black (Ch.530)
Starz Kids & Family (Ch.527)
Starz West (Ch.526)
Sundance (Ch.557)
TBS (Ch.247)
TCM HD (Ch.256)
Tennis Channel (Ch.217)
Thriller Max  (Ch.522)
TMC HD (Ch.553)
TMC Xtra (Ch.555)
TNT HD (Ch.245)
Travel Channel (Ch.277)
TruTV  (Ch.246)
TV Land HD (Ch.304)
TWC Deportes (Ch.458)
TWC SportsNet (Ch.691)
VH1 HD (Ch.335)
WE (Ch.260)
Weather Channel (Ch.362)
WeatherNation (Ch.361)
UniMas (Ch.408)
Univision East (Ch.402)
Univision Deportes (Ch.455)
USA (Ch.242)

*Available to Texas residents with CHOICE package or above and SPORTS PACK customers

**Available to stream on tablets and phones only.

However, there are some channels you can stream only inside your home. Your computer or mobile device must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your HD DVR receiver.

Animal Planet (Ch.282)
Bravo  (Ch.237)
CNBC (Ch.355)
Crime & Investigation  (Ch.571)
Destination America  (Ch.286)
Discovery Channel (Ch.278)
E! (Ch.236)
Esquire (Ch.235)
Golf Channel (Ch.218)
IFC (Ch.564)
Investigation Discovery (Ch.285)
ION East (Ch.305)
MGM (Ch.567)
MLB Network (Ch.213)
MSNBC (Ch.356)
NBC Sports (Ch.220)
NBC Universo (Ch.410)
NFL Network (Ch.212)
NHL Network (Ch.215)
Ovation (Ch.274)
Oxygen (Ch.251)
Science Channel (Ch.284)
Sprout (Ch.295)
SundanceTV (Ch.557)
SyFy (Ch.244)
TLC (Ch.280)
Universal (Ch.569)
USA (Ch.242)
Velocity (Ch.281)
WE tv (Ch.260)
We’re always adding new channels, so don’t forget to check back often.

Streaming Requirements

Click here to see what you need to stream live TV on your computer or mobile device.

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