Direct TV

HD DVR Receiver

Maximize your DIRECTV experience with our amazing HD DVR.

Open the door to the entire universe of entertainment and features DIRECTV has to offer. Experience movies and shows on your own schedule in eye-popping HD. Access our huge library of On Demand content*. Stream live TV on your computer or mobile device, and much more.

HD DVR menu

Breathtaking picture. State-of-the-art DVR

The HD DVR’s amazing picture quality takes your TV experience to a whole new level. And you’re in control over when you want to enjoy it. Record shows and watch them on your own time. Pause and rewind live TV. Fast-forward through parts of recorded shows you want to skip. It’s all in your hands.

Thousands of On Demand titles

With an HD DVR connected to your Internet service, you get instant access to entire seasons of the hottest TV shows, the biggest big-screen releases*—many available nearly a month before they’re on Netflix®—and a huge library of old favorites.

Stream live TV on any screen

Who says you need to be in front of your TV to watch TV? Watch your favorite channels anywhere in your home on your computer, tablet, or phone. Some channels are available even outside your home.

Your TV is not just for TV

The HD DVR harnesses the power of the Internet to bring you interactive features right on your TV, including Pandora radio, YouTube, and TV apps that let you check the weather, up-to-the-minute sports scores, your NFL fantasy league, and more. 


  • HDMI Control: Your receiver will automatically set your TV to the correct input when it exists the stand-by mode—so you don’t have to! (HR24 only)
  • Experience up to 1080p HD picture resolution.
  • Record two shows at once and up to 100 hours of HD content.
  • Get access to thousands of On Demand titles* (Internet connection required).
  • Watch live TV on your computer, tablet, or mobile device (Internet connection required).
  • Pause and rewind live TV for up to 90 minutes.
  • Watch YouTube videos right on your TV.
  • Control what you watch — back up, slow down or use instant replay.
  • Get real-time scores of any major game at the press of a button.
  • Control what your kids can watch with easy-to-use parental controls.
  • Automatic Power Saving mode: Receiver goes into standby after 4 hours of inactivity.
  • Share your favorite shows on Facebook or Twitter.
  • DIRECTV is the only TV provider to earn the EPA’s ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year award for its energy-efficient receivers.
  • Quickly find what you want to watch with any keyword.
  • Set your DVR from anywhere with your cell phone or computer.
  • Record a single episode or an entire series with a click.
  • Watch 3D TV