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How to Watch DIRECTV STREAM on LG Smart TV

You can stream DIRECTV STREAM on LG Smart TV. Here’s how to sign up, download, install, and start streaming DIRECTV STREAM using your LG Smart TV. Learn how to get the most out of your LG Smart TV while using DIRECTV STREAM.


DIRECTV STREAM

DIRECTV STREAM is a live TV streaming service, which is essentially the streaming version of the DIRECTV service. The service is the new name of AT&T TV is available without a contract or extra fees.

All plans include local channels and at least 34 of the Top 35 Cable Channels from AMC, A+E, Discovery (Food Network, HGTV, TLC, Discovery, etc.), Disney (ESPN, Disney Channel, etc), NBCU (Bravo, MSNBC, NBCSN, etc.), WarnerMedia (TNT, TBS, CNN, etc.), ViacomCBS (MTV, Comedy Central, etc.), and Hallmark.

They recently introduced new no-contract plans starting at $69.99 a month for their Entertainment Plan. You can upgrade to their Choice Plan, which begins at $89.99, that includes your local RSN and HBO Max for one-year. They also have have an Ultimate ($104.99 for 130 channels) and Premier ($149.99 for 140 channels). In addition to not having a contract, there are no extra RSN Fee or Broadcast TV fee.

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Can you stream DIRECTV STREAM on LG Smart TV?

How to Sign Up and Download DIRECTV STREAM on LG Smart TV

Unfortunately, DIRECTV STREAM is not currently available natively using LG Smart TV. DIRECTV STREAM may launch a native app for LG Smart TV in the future, but for now you can only stream using Apple AirPlay (2018+ (webOS 4.0+) models).

You can still sign up for DIRECTV STREAM and use it on other devices like Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.

Apple AirPlay

  1. Click here to sign up for DIRECTV STREAM.
  2. Install the DIRECTV STREAM iPhone/iPad app.
  3. Once installed, log in using your DIRECTV STREAM credentials.
  4. Make sure your Smart TV is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your iPhone/iPad.
  5. Start playing the content in the DIRECTV STREAM app and select the AirPlay icon.
  6. Choose your LG Smart TV and it will start displaying on your Smart TV.

If you have a compatible TV and you don’t see AirPlay as an option, make sure you update to the latest LG Smart TV firmware.


How to Sign Up for DIRECTV STREAM on Other Streaming Devices

If you have other devices, you can learn how to sign up for and use DIRECTV STREAM on Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.


What features are available on DIRECTV STREAM?

Unlimited Cloud DVR

Your DVR storage depends on your plan. New subscribers will get Cloud DVR storage. Those on legacy plans get access to 20 Hours of DVR storage, or can upgrade to Unlimited for $10 a month.

In both cases, any recordings on your DVR will expire after . In a series recording, max 30 episodes stored (oldest deleted first which may be in less than ).

Up to 20 Devices

You can use DIRECTV STREAM on up to 20 simultaneous devices on the same home network, or up to three devices while traveling outside your home.

On Demand

There is a variety of on demand content to stream within the DIRECTV STREAM app.

Parental Controls

DIRECTV STREAM has some parental controls to help restrict content.

Hulu Live TV and Sling TV also have parental control features.

DIRECTV STREAM Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $50 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for DIRECTV STREAM.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.

Sling TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $25 Uber Eats Gift Card when you sign up for Sling TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.

Hulu Live TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $35 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for Hulu Live TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.