AT&T’s DIRECTV NOW app for iOS has received an update, adding support for 2018 iPad Pro models the ability to save and view HBO and Cinemax programming on the streaming service’s True Cloud DVR, and more.
Thanks for choosing DIRECTV NOW! We are listening and continue to respond to your feedback. In this update we have:
• HBO & Cinemax programming now available on True Cloud DVR Beta
• Cheddar programming now available for Just Right +
• Optimized experience for newly launched iPad
• Performance improvements and bug fixes
The new version of the app will allow users of the 2018 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro to watch shows on the streaming service in full-screen mode, with no letterboxing.
HBO and Cinemax are also viewable on the service’s Cloud DVR, although it’s noted that the feature is in beta, so there could be issues. Cheddar programming is also added to the channel lineup for “Just Right +” subscribers.
The update also includes the ever-popular “performance improvements and bug fixes.”
The DIRECTV NOW app is free, and is available for the iPhone and iPad in the App Store. [GET IT HERE] Streaming packages start at $40 per month, and the service offers a 7-day free trial.