DirecTV Now Review!

AT&T DirectV Now service is similar to many others currently out there like Sling from Dish and Playstation Vue. But the aggressive introductory pricing from AT&T and the channel feature sets. Put this on the a different level.


  • App stability
  • initial large selection of channels
  • included addition video sources [AT&T Originals & Fullscreen]
  • Affordable pricing structure
  • Cons
  • Not available on Roku & multiple smart TV sets [other than LeEco]
  • No DVR fuctionality at launch
  • Can’t watch NFl Games off local channels


DIRECTV NOW programming packages are seeded from our existing satellite TV service, putting popular channels together for a great entertainment value:

  • Live a Little – $35 / month (60+ channels)
  • Just Right – $50 / month (80+ channels)
  • Go Big$60  Promotional for $35 / month (100+ channels)
  • Gotta Have it – $70 / month (120+ channels)

Fans of HBO® and Cinemax® can add these channels for just $5 each per month in addition to your base programming package.

DIRECTV NOW will be available at launch through the following:

  • Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick
  • Android mobile devices and tablets
  • iPhone, iPad and Apple TV
  • Chromecast (Android at launch; iOS in 2017)
  • Google Cast-enabled LeEco ecotvs and VIZIO SmartCast Displays
  • Internet Explorer, Chrome and Safari web browsers