You’ll need to attach the Genie Mini C61K receiver to receive the 4K signal.
The TV also has to have at least one HDMI port which supports HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2, as well as a high-speed HDMI cable to connect it all up.
However, DIRECTV 4K Ready TVs act like virtual set-top boxes.
How do I get 4k on DirecTV?
To receive DirecTV’s 4K channels, you need to have a Direct-TV compatible 4K Ultra HD “RVU” TV (specific DirecTV 4K-Ready TVs are provided by Samsung, LG, and Sony) in conjunction with the DirecTV Genie Model HR54 or HS17 Set-Top box. You also have to subscribe to DirecTV’s Select or above program package.
Do you have to pay for 4k on DirecTV?
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 I need a new DirecTV 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.
Does DirecTV have high definition?
DIRECTV has more than 200 full-time, high-definition channels to experience. DIRECTV HD is advanced 1080p, the same amazing format as Blu-ray™. Not only can you watch your TV in the best quality out there, you can get DIRECTV HD channels in every DIRECTV package!