Pause and rewind live TV for up to 90 minutes.
Record shows digitally, without a videotape.
Unlike the previous models, this receiver does NOT have a built in NTSC tuner (for off-air programming)
R16 will support SWM (Single Wire Multiswitch)
We Do Not Ship to Canada
Activated receivers cannot be returned to Solid Signal and must be handled by DIRECTV
Record two shows at once while watching a previously recorded show.
Has a built in RF antenna, but does NOT come with RF remote
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Automatically record an entire season of favorite shows, even if they move to a new day or time.
Record and save up to 100 hours of programming.
Search and digitally record favorite shows with one click.
For easy activation; please call our activation hotline at 1-866-726-4183
- Search for your favorite shows via person, title, keyword or channel.
- Enjoy the picture at the proper resolution. Also choose your screen format: full screen, stretched, letterbox, pillar box, or crop mode.
- Customize the guide by choosing only the channels you want to see.
| Whats in the Box
| • 6-Foot Coax Cable
• 6-Foot A/V Cable
• 6-Foot S-Video Cable
• Power Cable
• Phone cable
| • R16 Satellite Receiver
• Access Card
• RC64 IR Remote Control
• (2) AA Batteries
| Beyond Solid Signals return policy this item is covered by the Manufacturers Warranty of 1-Year Parts and Labor. Extended service plans are available from DIRECTV.
| Activation Process
| As an Authorized Dealer all you have to do is Call DIRECTV once you have the receiver to activate it over the phone.
|(2) Composite Outputs (RCA)
|(2) Stereo Outputs (L/R)
|(2) Satellite Inputs (Coaxial)
Off-air Input (Coaxial)
Weight: 8 lbs.
• Get access to thousands of available titles with DIRECTV On Demand
• Dolby® Digital 5.1 Surround Sound capable
• Parental locks/control
• Records up to 100 Hours of Programming
|• SWiM Compatible.
• View and log Caller ID information provided by your local phone company.
• 14 Day Advanced Program Guide®
• Interactive TV enabled
• Customize the guide by choosing only the channels you want to see
|DIRECTV Receiver Lease
|All DIRECTV equipment offers are for leased equipment only. Equipment costs, particularly for advanced products such as HD and/or DVR receivers, can be sizable and provides customers with a more affordable alternative.
As of 3/1/06 DIRECTV® now requires a 24 month commitment and all equipment must be returned to DIRECTV® if customer cancels service with DIRECTV®
| Frequently Asked Questions
|Q. Does the R16 receiver come with an Access Card?
A. Yes, all our DIRECTV receivers come with an Access Card.
Q. What Satellite Dish is required for the R16
A. A single lnb, dual lnb, triple lnb, AT9, AU9,SL3 or SL5 Dish is required.
Q. Does the R16 require a B-Band Converter (BBC)
A. No, its built-in to the receiver.
Q. Can I run just one line to this receiver from the satellite dish?
A. Yes, but you will only be feeding one tuner, so you can only record one thing at a time. Have two lines would let you watch one program while recording another
Get access to more than 225 channels of 100% digital-quality DIRECTV programming -- with all the convenience of a digital video recording service offering an easy-to-use search function.