DirectTV App for iPad has recently been upgraded to support additional functionality of Live TV Streaming, Parental Controls and Recording options. Now you can not only view your favorite Sports, Movies or Drama channels but also you can set parental controls to block the channels which you don’t want your children to view. DirectTV App for iPad gives you the liberty to watch TV shows and live sports streaming. Also option to record your favorite channel covering live sports using the new Start and End time features. Do note that the application only works in USA.
Some of the major features provided by DirectTV App for iPad are,
- Turn your iPad into a portable TV and watch your favorite shows in any room of your home.
- Highly customizable remote control functionality right on your iPad.
- Browse and discover movies, shows and sports – without interrupting the show you are currently watching on TV.
- Set recordings or channel tune instantly, and access more information on shows, cast & crew, with parental ratings.
- Access sports scores and schedules and set your favorite teams.
- Live TV Streaming – Displays a select list of channels available to watch on your iPad.
- What’s Hot – Displays the most popular shows, movies and sports people are watching on DIRECTV right now.
- Currently Watching – More information about the show you are watching now and suggestions for similar shows.
- Guide Favorites – List of favorite channels selected through the Guide.
- Channel Guide – Displays up to 14 days of upcoming shows for a selected channel.
- Favorite Channels – Create user preferred lists of channels (by category, his or her list, etc.)
- QuickTune – One-touch selection of your favorite channels by name or icon.
- News Channels – All the news channels in one module.
- Kids & Family – All the kids & family friendly channels in one module.
- Sports – Browse available sports events and scores by game or favorite teams.