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DIRECTV Residential Experience (DRE)

DIRECTV Residential Experience (DRE) systems are perfect for any property with home-run or loop-through wiring schemes. DRE can service properties with as few as 10 rooms or as many as 10,000. With DRE, you can have full residential channel lineup with access to over 100 HD channels*.

* Legal: To access DIRECTV HD service, HD equipment req’d. Number of HD channels varies based on package selection.


  • Full residential channel lineup with access to over 100 HD* channels.
  • HD Receivers & HD Interactive Program Guide
  • Anti-microbial remote
  • No master control server or switches required
  • No Pro:Idiom TVs required
* To access DIRECTV HD service, HD equipment req’d. Number of HD channels varies based on package selection.

DRE Plus : Everything that DRE offers, plus:

  • Customizable Guest Welcome Screen that allows you to share information with guests.
  • DVR functionality
  • Parental Controls & channel favorites list
  • Property Management System integration
  • Check-in/check-out functionality that resets to default room setting
  • Up to 50 customizable content channels
  • Anti-microbial remote
COM 3000 - DIRECTV's next generation HD and 4K headend video solution

DIRECTV DIRECTV’s technology solution supports up to 138 HD channels per 3RU (5.25”) chassis, including 4K programming*, the industry’s best picture format. Available for any size property over most wiring schemes, the COM3000 is ideal for properties with large room counts where property owners don’t want a receiver for each TV.
* Legal: Limited programming available. Professional install. req’d. To watch in 4K HDR req’s 4K HDR compatible equipment and 4K account authorization. If 4K TV does not support HDR, content will be viewable in standard 4K. Req’d programming: SELECT™, ENTERTAINMENT, XTRA or ULTIMATE™. Other system limits and requirements may apply.


  • Commercial-grade scalable solution
  • Able to support hundreds of channels
  • Easy setup and installation
  • More channels in less space
  • Future-proof the hotel property
  • Electronic Program Guide (EPG) with property
  • Branding and program info banner
  • Integrated Pro: Idiom encryption for HD and 4K HDR content protection
  • Supports IP and QAM signal distribution
  • Energy-efficient with less than 300 watts of power consumption
  • Troubleshoot off-site with remote management
  • Local and over-the-air content insertion
  • Up to 138 channels in 3 RUs (5.25")
  • Up to 276 channel is 5 RUs (10.5")
  • Easy to manage and operate
  • Simple web Browser based management interface
  • Add your own channel and property information
  • Environment friendly and energy efficient
  • The lowest power consumption per channel in the industry
  • Access to more than 100 channels and 4K content
  • Premium channel upgrades available
  • Access to best in sports programming with NFL SUNDAY TICKET
The Advanced Entertainment Platform

DIRECTV’s next-generation content delivery solution, the Advanced Entertainment Platform, provides DIRECTV linear satellite and free-to-customer app-based content for an enhanced entertainment experience for your guests, residents, and patients with no login or password required.
Legal:Professional install. req’d. Req’s one receiver per TV, each sold separately. Add’l monthly fee of $2.25 per room per month applies. Each TV must have available HDMI port. Req’d programming: DIRECTV ENTERTAINMENT Pack or above. 4K programming w/AEP req’s compatible TV and DIRECTV ENTERTAINMENT Pack, XTRA Pack or ULTIMATE™ Pack. Req’s broadband internet access w/ recommended speed of 25 Mbps per 100 receivers. Internet access not included. Compatibility: COM2000 w/ COM51 card or COM3000.  Other system limits and requirements may apply.

The Advanced Entertainment Platform

  • The Advanced Entertainment Platform provides DIRECTV linear satellite and broadband over-the-top (OTT) content for an enhanced entertainment experience for your customers.
  • This next-generation solution adds an in-room set-top box, anti-microbial custom remote and cloud services to the HD COM Systems.
  • Supports 4K HDR content
  • Traditional DIRECTV® service, along with OTT app-based content delivered via broadband, allows viewers instant access to live and On Demand entertainment with no customer login or password required
  • Apps and on-demand content from premium programmers like the SHOWTIME App, family-friendly programming from Hallmark TV, and the best in music from Music Choice®, included at no additional cost as part of the Advanced Entertainment Platform.
  • The Advanced Entertainment Platform supports streaming from personal devices via STAYCAST
DIRECTV Streaming Solutions

AT&T’s Wi-Fi Streaming° offering is the latest in DIRECTV’s HD COM System line of product enhancements for the Healthcare and Senior Living markets that allows residents and patients to stream DIRECTV programming to their own devices through a highly secure, wireless signal from the property’s existing Wi-Fi solution. Add-on enhancement to HD COM System technology.

  • Compatible with all DIRECTV® HD entertainment systems
  • Easy integration with any existing property configuration - wired & wireless
  • Only requires Google Chromecast and a TV in the room - installed with minimal disruptions
  • Available for new and existing properties with DRE, DRE Plus and COM Systems
  • Wi-Fi Streaming service does not consume any broadband capacity.
GUEST Benefits
  • Guests can stream movies and shows from apps on their mobile devices to their in-room television
  • Stream movies and shows from 2,000+ supported Chromecast-enabled apps
  • No app login required through the TV
  • Connect multiple devices to any TV in the room or suite
  • Content is delivered to personal devices over the property’s local Wi-Fi network only.
Special Promotion

H25 Analog Swap Program at no extra cost to properties

An eligible Hospitality & Institutions establishment has the opportunity to swap all its SD equipment to HD equipment at no cost, while still being able to view SD programming. Properties that take the Analog Swap Program must agree to a new 5-year commitment period and subscribe to FAMILY™ Pack or above.

¹ A prorated Early Cancellation Fee (ECF) of $3,500 will apply if the account disconnects at any time before the 5-year contract expires.
² The H25 Analog Swap Program cannot be combined with any other DIRECTV subsidy or discount program.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I choose DIRECTV® for my business?

DIRECTV® is the ultimate TV provider for businesses, including hotels, senior living properties, hospitals and universities. DIRECTV® offers advanced technology solutions that are customizable, affordable and can accommodate any size property. DIRECTV® offers multiple programming packages and exclusive sports programming, like NFL SUNDAY TICKET, making DIRECTV® the ultimate entertainment experience for your customers.

What type of equipment do I need for my hotel, dorm or hospital ?

DIRECTV® offers scalable, cost- and space-efficient technology solutions that can grow with your business needs. Unlike other commercial installations that require one receiver per television, commercial lodging and institution installations require a dedicated receiver for each channel selected. Commercial receivers are maintained in a centralized location and are connected to each television on the premises though cable drops.

What are subscriber units ?

The price for the DIRECTV® service at your hotel, dorm or hospital is calculated by a total number of subscriber units. Depending on the type of property you own, subscriber units could be Guest rooms, televisions or cable drops connected to the DIRECTV System network. Hotels, Motels, B&B: Total number of Guest rooms. Hospital, Seniors Living: Total number of televisions on premises in patient rooms. Dorms, Offices, Mobile Home, Campground, Correctional Facilities: Total number of cable drops connected to DIRECTV System network.

What DIRECTV® programming is available for hotels, dorms and hospitals?

DIRECTV® offer a variety of Commercial Lodging & Institutions packages for hotels, dorms, and hospitals. Plus, you can add over 50 channels — ranging from ESPN HD to Discovery Health Channel to BabyFirstTV — without a base package. Also, many premium movie channels, like HBO® and SHOWTIME®, and international TV packages are available a la carte.

What is DIRECTV®'s COM3000? What does it cost?

The COM3000 is a centralized technology system that distributes DIRECTV® service to your customers. Special equipment subsidies are available for HD entertainment systems*, including the COM3000. Call us to learn more.

What is the downtime associated with installing the COM3000?

Most properties experience minimal disruption. For properties already utilizing a headend system, the COM3000 system is a direct swap-in, usually requiring no additional labor. Call us to schedule a free site survey for your property.

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