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

Laptops:

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:
Firefox (latest) Firefox (latest) Firefox (latest)
Internet Explorer 9 or 11 Internet Explorer 10 or 11 Internet Explorer 10 or 11 Safari (latest)
Chrome (latest) Chrome (latest) Chrome (latest) Chrome (latest)

Before streaming, you’ll need:

          – Internet Explorer, see Enable Flash Player for Internet Explorer.

          – Internet Explorer on Windows 10, see Enable Flash Player for IE on Windows 10.

          – Edge on Windows 10, see Enable Flash Player for Edge on Windows 10.

          – Firefox on any OS, see Enable Flash Player for Firefox.

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

          – Google Chrome, see Enable Flash Player for Chrome.

 

Tablets:

iPad® 2, iPad® Mini and iPad® Air (iOS 8 or higher required, first generation iPad not supported)

Android tablets running OS 4.2 – 5.x (device and screen size):

  • 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”

Kindle Tablets:

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

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Smartphones:

iPhone® 4S or later, iPod touch® 5th generation running iOS 8 and later

Android devices running OS 4.2 – 5.x:

  • 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 is now part of the AT&T family.  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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