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DIRECTV Universal Genie DIRECTV Remote (RC72)
DIRECTV Universal Genie DIRECTV Remote (RC72)
DIRECTV Universal Genie DIRECTV Remote (RC72)

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DIRECTV Universal Genie DIRECTV Remote (RC72)

Brand: DIRECTV           P\N: RC72          

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DIRECTVs RC72 remote controls all Genie DVRs and clients in RF mode, and all DIRECTV-branded receivers and DVRs in IR mode. Take advantage of easy self-programming from a vast database of included codes for TVs and other equipment. This remote is required for 2014 and later Toshiba DIRECTV-Ready TVs.


  • Compatible with older DIRECTV receivers when in IR mode

  • On-screen tips help you use the buttons effectively

  • Can be programmed to control RVU TVs Click for tutorial

  • 2014 or newer Toshiba DIRECTV-ready TVs require this remote

  • Works with all DIRECT-ready (RVU) televisions

  • All new combined pause/play button

  • All new design puts the most frequently used buttons in easy reach

  • Volume and channel rockers move easily with a push of the thumb

  • Easy battery life indicator - Solid green=OK, fast green=replace soon, slow green=replace now

  • Self-programming when used with a DIRECTV Genie DVR or client

  • RF4CE 2-way technology for better RF signal reception with less keybounce

  • Turn TV and receiver on with one button

  • Press and hold {ENTER} to change TV input


Get the power and convenience of the RC71 Genie Remote with any DIRECTV Receiver!

The RC71 Universal Genie Remote for DIRECTV receivers is packed with features for a low price. The remote can be used to control any current DIRECTV receiver in IR mode. Give your current receivers an upgrade with an easy-to-use remote that fits comfortably in any hand.

When used with a Genie DVR or Genie Mini Client, the RC71 Genie Remote is self-programming through menu prompts on the receiver and can also be set into RF mode so that the DIRECTV equipment can be hidden in a cabinet or behind the TV for a super-clean installation.

New RF4CE technology gives this remote 2-way communication between itself and the DIRECTV Genie DVR or Client. This means practically no keybounce even though the RF transmitter is much more powerful.

The RC71 Genie Remote has been designed from the ground up for ease of use and comfort.

DIRECTV Receiver Compatibility (IR mode only)
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DIRECTV Receiver/Client Compatibility (IR/RF mode)


The RC71 Genie Remote can also be used to control RVU-capable TVs from Samsung and Sony. Click here for a tutorial on programming the RC71 Genie Remote for RVU-capable TVs.



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