DIRECTV is everything TV ought to be: the hottest shows, the biggest movies and the most anticipated sporting events — all in crisp digital-quality picture and sound. The best in entertainment is what DIRECTV is all about.
When DIRECTV launched in 1994, it was the first entertainment service in the U.S. to deliver all digital-quality, multi-channel TV programming to an 18-inch satellite dish. The launch of DIRECTV® service, with its national reach, provided people across the continental U.S. with a much needed alternative to cable. And for the first time, rural consumers who were not being served by cable at all now had access to programming like their urban and suburban counterparts.
Breakthroughs in Innovation
DIRECTV also pioneered technological breakthroughs, including the first national system with interactive on-screen program guide and pay per view ordering by remote control. DIRECTV innovations and awards for digital broadcast satellite technology have set a new standard for televised entertainment.
The Leader in the Field
Today, DIRECTV is the nation’s leading digital multi-channel television service provider. DIRECTV offers access to hundreds of channels of quality programming in the places people live — single family homes, condominiums and apartment buildings. DIRECTV also provides television entertainment to tens of thousands of commercial locations, including airports, hotels, restaurants, bars, hospitals and office buildings. And all of this is backed by award-winning customer service and dedicated employees who make it all work.
Continuing on the Cutting Edge
DIRECTV is continuing to redefine the world of television entertainment. Advances in technology are enabling viewers to have greater control over their viewing and experience new services on their television, such as digital video recording (DVR), high-definition TV, expanded multicultural programming, interactive programming and more1.
With all these exciting entertainment choices and features, DIRECTV is not only making entertainment history it’s delivering the future of entertainment today!
DIRECTV offers great Digital Satellite Service and the best deals around. For those looking to buy Satellite television service, there is a DIRECTV offer to fit any need.
1Actual recording capacity varies depending on type of programming being recorded. Professional installation highly recommended. Land-based phone line required.