DirecTV Will Avoid Disruptions with New SignalSaver Feature – Review Geek
Never miss the play of the game due to reception issues.
If you’re one of the many considering the switch from traditional cable and satellite TV to streaming apps, DirecTV has a new feature that might make you stick around. It’s called SignalSaver and will help you keep watching your favorite shows, movies, or sports, even during reception issues and disruptions.
There’s nothing worse than watching the final two-minute drive in an NFL playoff game only to have reception issues. And if you’ve ever yelled curse words at your TV after missing a big play, you know what I’m talking about.
With DirecTV’s new SignalSaver feature, the satellite TV provider can fall back to a broadband stream during storm interference or any interruptions to your program. If DirecTV detects an issue, lag, or stuttering, you’ll get a prompt to switch from satellite to an internet-based broadband connection, as long as you have an internet-connected set-top box.
As you can see in the example above, users will get a popup asking if they’d like to switch to broadband to keep watching. It sounds like DirecTV will…
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