Requirements for watching DIRECTV on a computer, tablet, or smartphone


A PC running Windows 7 with any of the web browsers below:

A PC running Windows 8.1 with any of the web browsers below:

A PC running Windows 10 with any of the web browsers below:

Macintosh computer running Mac OS X 10.8.x (Yosemite) with any of the web browsers below:
Safari (latest)
Chrome (latest) Chrome (latest) Chrome (latest) Chrome (latest)

Before streaming, you’ll need:

          – Safari on Mac OS, see Enable Flash Player for Safari.

          – Google Chrome, see Enable Flash Player for Chrome.



Compatible with iOS devices on versions 11 & above:

  • iPad® 5th Gen (2017)
  • iPad Air, iPad Air 2
  • iPad Mini 2, 3, 4
  • iPad Pro 9.7, 10.5, 12.9 1st Gen, 2nd Gen

Compatible with Android devices on OS versions 5.0 & above:

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0″
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1″
  • Google Nexus 7
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1″
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5”
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7”
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8”

Amazon tablets on OS 5.0 and above:

  • Kindle Fire HD (first generation Kindle Fire HD not supported)

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iPhone® 4S or later, iPod touch® 5th generation running iOS 11 and later

Android devices running OS 5.0 and later:

  • Samsung Galaxy S5
  • Samsung Galaxy S4
  • Samsung Galaxy S3
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 3
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4
  • HTC One
  • LG G3
  • Samsung Galaxy S6
  • Google Nexus 6

You’ll need the free DIRECTV app in order to stream TV anywhere, browse what’s on DIRECTV, and set your home DVR from anywhere. Download the app for your device here.

Note: DIRECTV programming is not accessible via the myAT&T or U-verse apps. DIRECTV customers will continue to use the DIRECTV app for streaming. To add DIRECTV to your AT&T account, please call 800.288.2020.

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