Quick Answer: Do I Need A New Directv For 4k?

New and upgrading customers can get 4K included for FREE.

4K equipment, minimum programming (SELECT Package or higher), 4K account authorization and professional installation required.

Other conditions apply.

DIRECTV service, there will be an additional charge of $7/mo.

Advanced Receiver Service fee also applies.

Do you need a new DirecTV box for 4k?

Previously, 4K was only available on a handful of “DirecTV 4K Ready” Samsung televisions, but the new boxes should work with any UltraHD TV that’s HDMI 2.0 and HDCP 2.2 compliant. That means you need a cable outlet that runs from the HD DVR to the 4K Genie Mini box. Professional installation is also required.

What do I need to get 4k on DirecTV?

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • A 4K-compatible TV that supports a minimum of 60 frames per second, equipped with both HDMI 2.0 and HDCP 2.2 ports.
  • A DIRECTV Genie HD DVR, Model HR34 or higher (Internet connection recommended)
  • A DIRECTV 4K Genie Mini for each 4K-compatible TV in your home.

Does DirecTV 4k cost extra?

DIRECTV’s professional installation

If the DIRECTV 4K Ready TV is the only television connected to the DIRECTV service, there will be an extra charge of $7/month. Advanced Receiver Service fee also applies.

How many channels does DirecTV have in 4k?

4K Live via DirecTV Satellite

DirecTV offers three 4K Ultra HD Channels. Channels 104 and 105 are full-time channels, and Channel 106 is a part-time channel. Channel 104 offers pre-recorded content with an emphasis on documentaries, travel, and original series, as well as a Saturday night concert series.