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How to Watch DIRECTV STREAM on Sony Smart TV

You can stream DIRECTV STREAM on Sony Smart TV. Here’s how to sign up, download, install, and start streaming DIRECTV STREAM using your Sony Smart TV. Learn how to get the most out of your Sony 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 $84.99, that includes your local RSN and HBO Max for one-year. They also have have an Ultimate ($94.99 for 130 channels) and Premier ($139.99 for 140 channels). In addition to not having a contract, there are no extra RSN Fee or Broadcast TV fee.

Can you stream DIRECTV STREAM on Sony Smart TV?

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

DIRECTV STREAM is available natively using Sony Smart TV. Additionally, you may be able to stream to your Sony Smart TV through Apple AirPlay (2019+ models) or Google Cast (2019+ models).

DIRECTV STREAM app on Sony Smart TV

  1. Click here to sign up for DIRECTV STREAM.
  2. Once you’ve signed up, go to the Home Screen on your Sony Smart TV.
  3. Launch the app store and search for “DIRECTV STREAM” on your Sony Smart TV. Alternatively, Click here to install the app.
  4. Select “Download” to install the app.
  5. Once installed, log in using your DIRECTV STREAM credentials.
  6. You can now stream DIRECTV STREAM on Sony 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 Sony 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 Sony Smart TV firmware.

Google Cast

  1. Click here to sign up for DIRECTV STREAM.
  2. Install the DIRECTV STREAM iPhone/iPad app or Android Phone/Tablet 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 Android Phone/Tablet or iPhone/iPad.
  5. Start playing the content in the DIRECTV STREAM app and select the Google Cast icon.
  6. Choose your Sony Smart TV and it will start displaying on your Smart TV.

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, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.


What features are available on DIRECTV STREAM?

20 hours Cloud DVR

Your DVR storage depends on your plan. If you are on a no-contract plan you will get Hour Cloud DVR storage, which can be upgraded to Unlimited Storage for $/month.

In both cases, any recordings on your DVR will expire after days. In a series recording, max 30 episodes stored (oldest deleted first which may be in less than 90 days).

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.

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