Genie

DIRECTV Genie HD DVR

Genie™ and GenieGo™ only from DIRECTV.
Technology so advanced, your every TV wish is granted.

 
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Dish
Enjoy a full HD DVR experience on every TV in your home, without seeing an inconvenient cable box in up to 8 rooms.1 Yes! No!
Record ANY 5 shows you want, all at the same time, all in HD.2 Yes! No!
Watch downloaded shows on up to 5 mobile devices, including laptops, tablets and cell phones–without an Internet connection.3 GenieGo™ device required. Yes! No!
Download the same recorded show to multiple devices at the same time. GenieGo™ device required. Yes! No!
Download a recorded show to multiple devices without having to re-record it. GenieGo™ device required. Yes! No!
Watch 4 different live or recorded shows in as many as 4 different rooms, all at the same time.1 Yes! No!
Start programs at the beginning if you tune in late. Not available on all programs. Yes! No!
Catch up on past episodes, as far back as 5 weeks. Yes! No!
Watch, pause and rewind 2 channels at the same time. Yes! No!
Use your iPad® as a remote control in every room of your home.4 Yes! No!
Get recommendations for new shows you might like, based on what you already watch. Even set new recommendations to be automatically recorded for you.5 Yes! No!