DIRECTV vs Comcast Xfinity
Comcast Xfinity Channels Reg. Price Promo Price
Digital Economy 45+ $39.95 $19.99
Digital Starter 140+ $68.95 $49.99
HD Preferred 220+ $86.90 $69.99
HD Premier 260+ $131.99 $109.99

 

DIRECTV Channels Reg. Price Promo Price
SELECT 145+ $51.99 $50
ENTERTAINMENT 150+ $61.99 $55
CHOICE™ 175+ $74.99 $60
XTRA 220+ $81.99 $70
ULTIMATE 240+ $91.99 $75
PREMIER™ 315+ $144.99 $125

DVR Comcast Xfinity DIRECTV Genie
Watch From Anywhere 1 Yes Yes
4K Resolution1 No Yes
On Demand Content Yes Yes
Transfer Recordings to Any Device No Yes
72 Hour Rewind 5 No Yes
Program Suggestions 6 Yes No
DVR Service Fee 7 $15.95/mo. w/additional receivers for $9.95/mo. ea. $15 per month
View Shows on the Same Screen 6 Shows 2 Shows
DVR Storage 1.5 TB 1 TB
HD Hours 60 200
SD Hours 300 800
Max TVs Per Home 8 1 8
Watch & Record Simultaneously 2 Shows 5 Shows

 

FEATURE DIRECTV Xfinity Comcast
HDTV Prices HD is free, but you need the Advanced Receiver Service which is $15 per month HD is from $17.95 to $21.95 per mo.
Installation Standard professional installation is free in up to 4 rooms and it takes between
1 and 7 days. Custom installation extra.
$70 to $90 installation fee with each additional tv $30
International Programming Brazilian,
Cantonese,
Filipino,
Korean,
Mandarin,
Russian,
Spanish,
Vietnamese
Arabic, Cantonese,
Chinese,
French,
German,
Greek,
Hindi,
Israeli,
Italian,
Japanese,
Korean,
Mandarin, Spanish
Local Channels

Eligibility for local channels based on service address. Some networks are not available in all markets.

Included Included
Foreign Language Packages EN ESPAÑOL,
MÉXICO PLUS,
Americas Plus,
Directv Deportes,
BrazilianDirect™,
ChineseDirect™,
MandarinDirect® III,
FilipinoDirect™,
TFCDirect™,
KoreanDirect™,
KoreanDirect™ Golf,
KoreanDirect™ Lite,
RussianDirect™,
RussianDirect™ PLUS,
RussianDirect™ II,
VietDirect™ Plus
The Israeli Network, ART – Arabic TV, CCTV4 – Mandarin, CTI-Mandarin, EETV Super- Mandarin, Phoenix Info News – Mandarin, Phoenix NA – Mandarin, TVB Jade – Chinese, Cantonese and Mandarin, Filipino on Demand – Tagalog and English, GMA Life – Tagalog and English, GMA Pinoy TV -Tagalog and English, TFC- Tagalog and English, Mnet – Pan-Asia, Myx TV – Pan-Asia, TVJapan – Japanese and English, KOAM – Korean, KTN – Korean, TVK – Korean, TVK Pop – Korean, WKTV – Korean, SBTN – Vietnamese, TV5Monde – French, TV5Monde Cinema on Demand – French, Deutsche Welle – German, Antenna – Greek, Mediaset – Italian, Rai Italia – Italian
Premium Packages AUDIENCE®,
Cinemax®,
DOGTV,
HBO®,
HD EXTRA PACK,
Showtime®,
Starz®,
Various AduIt Packages,
Various Sports Packages
HBO,
Showtime,
Cinemax,
STARZ,
The Movie Channel
Sports Packages DIRECTV Golf,
DIRECTV Soccer,
DIRECTV SPORTS PACK,
DIRECTV Tennis,
FOX Soccer Plus,
International Soccer,
MLB EXTRA INNINGS®,
MLS DirectKick™,
NBA League Pass™,
NFL SUNDAY TICKET,
NHL Center Ice™,
UFC,
WWE
NFL Network,
MLB Network,
ESPN Buzzer Beater,
NBA TV,
ESPN Goal Line,
MLS Direct Kick,
NASCAR,
NHL Network,
Golf