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Sony DIRECTV Ready TVs

Satellite TV receivers and the cables needed to hook them to your TV can be an unsightly mess.

Are you tired of having to come up with creative ideas to hide your DIRECTV receiver? Having problems trying to hide audio and video cables going to and from your television? DIRECTV customers taking advantage of the Genieā„¢ Whole-Home DVR (digital video recorder) no longer have to worry about these problems, thanks to new DIRECTV Ready TVs from Sony. Sony's new line of DIRECTV Ready TVs, starting at 55", allow you to enjoy DIRECTV's full line of channels, HD DVR functionality, and the same great guide functionality you currently enjoy, without the unsightly receiver and tons of cables.

What is DIRECTV Ready?

DIRECTV Ready TVsDIRECTV Ready utilizes RVU software that is already built into the award-winning DIRECTV Genie. You can use this functionality to enjoy whole-home DVR service while adding RVU-enabled DIRECTV Ready TVs. The RVU standard developed by DIRECTV, Sony and other high-end consumer electronics brands allows for the creation of televisions that don't need receivers to watch live or recorded content provided by DIRECTV.

How It Makes Your Life Easier

Sony's new line of RVU enabled HDTVs allows you to enjoy a full suite of online entertainment including Netflix, Hulu, Vudu, Pandora, Slacker, Sony Unlimited, and now DIRECTV, all built right into your Sony TV.

The following Sony TV models support RVU technology and are classified DIRECTV Ready.


  • Compatible with DIRECTV's award-winning Genie Whole-Home DVR
  • RVU standards eliminate unsightly receivers and wires
  • Take advantage of online entertainment from Hulu, Netflix, and more
70" LED TV
Enter a world of dazzling picture quality and unlimited entertainment options with this DIRECTV Ready TV.
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