iPhone connecting to Direct TV Internet

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by calebb0917, Jul 1, 2009.

  1. calebb0917 macrumors member

    Mar 1, 2009
    Do any of you have Direct TV as your Internet provider? Can you connect an iPhone to it over Wi-Fi?
  2. Galley macrumors 65816


    Mar 24, 2008
    The iPhone will connect to any Wi-Fi source (assuming you have a router).
  3. calebb0917 thread starter macrumors member

    Mar 1, 2009
    Yeah i know, i'm just not sure if Direct TV supplies a modem for their Internet service. I dont know how their service works
  4. Glert macrumors member

    Mar 16, 2009
  5. cobalt135 macrumors regular

    Dec 28, 2008
    Do you have DSL available in your area? Directv uses 10 different companies to provide DSL service.

    If no DSL available they use Wildblue which will install another satellite for your internet service.

    Regardless you will be able to connect a wireless router.
  6. Maverickster macrumors regular

    Jun 27, 2009
    I would be curious to know the place that would have AT&T 3G coverage, but not available DSL, Cable, or Fiber (FiOS/Uverse). I'd bet those places are few and far between.


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