The demand for instant LIVE entertainment has driven pay TV providers to come with ingenuous ways to enable their subscribers to access content without a lot of hassle. The revolution began with the advent of online streaming, which made it possible for subscribers to access shows easily by simply having an active internet connection and a streaming device.
The companies have taken the game a notch higher by introducing various streaming apps which negates the need for one to be at home so that they can access their favorite shows. With the apps, all you need is a mobile device or a streaming device and an active internet connection and you will be good to go as far accessing your favorite television shows is concerned.
DIRECTV NOW is without a doubt one of the best pay TV providers in the United States and for some time now, fans cried aloud for the company to give them a way of catching up with their favorite shows through a mobile. The company had the cries and the DIRECTV NOW app was launched, to the ululations of the millions that needed it.
The app is great by the very definition of the word and it brings a lot of versatility to the DIRECTV Now clients. It has given them the power to have their entertainment right at the palm of their hands, and with the app, the location or the time is not important since all you need is an active connection to the internet and all your favorite shows will just be a tap away. Below we take a detailed look into the app and some of the great features it offers to it’s users.
Access to Live TV
Live TV has become a real craze in the past few years and if a provider is unable to avail it to its subscribers, then they will certainly lose a good number of the subscribers. There is certain currency in live TV which makes it really admirable to many and with the Directv Now app, you get access to over 120 live channels you can binge on at any time of the day or night. These channels include but are not limited to ABC, History, Comedy Central, Food Network, Discovery Channel, A&E, AMC, The Weather Channel, and much more. With it, you have the ability to catch up with favorite shows such as Chicago Fire, Blindspot, Grey’s Anatomy, and Law & Order in real time.
On Demand Content
There are certain times you may miss a show due to one reason or another but when the show or program is available on demand, then you can always catch up at your convenience. This is another beautiful thing that comes with the DIRECTV Now app since it comes with tens of thousands of movies and shows you can always watch on-demand. With this particular feature, you now have the pleasure of catching up with hit shows such as The Voice, Empire, and This Is Us anytime you feel like.
Access to Premium Channels
Television entertainment, especially pay TV is enjoyable only when you have access to premium channels where you are guaranteed of finding good quality shows and programing. With the DIRECTV Now app, you get a through pass to premium channels such as Cinemax, HBO amongst others without breaking the back for it. With access to such premium channels, you increase your entertainment options to premium shows such as Game of Thrones and Strike Back amongst others.
Versatility to catch up with show everywhere
Since all you need is a mobile device to download and install the app, you will have the awesome versatility of carrying your mobile device and walking with it everywhere, thus ensuring that you have access to your favorite shows at any place and at any time. With the app, you can get streams on your smartphone, tablets, personal computers, and Amazon Fire TV amongst other streaming devices.
Again, you will love the fact that the apps brings you complete television freedom since there are no contracts, credit checks, or equipment leases as is always the case with certain streaming options. With the app, you have a chance to fall in love with your television one more time.
Superior recording capabilities
There are certain times you may not be able to catch up with your favorite shows, and so you may have the need to record such shows so that you can watch them at a time that is most convenient for you. If you have had problems in recording shows in the past, then here is an app you can use to effortlessly record just any show from any place at any time. The DIRECTV App makes it a breeze for you to record your favorite shows and suppose the content was running long, you have the option of adding extra time to the recording so that you don’t miss even a single second of your favorite show.