Watch Live TV on your media devices
We want everyone to be able watch live HDTV on their computers, smart TV boxes and smart media devices. Our products send out Live TV through your home router (802.11n or better recommended), so you’re not tied to where in your home you want to watch.
Watch live Over-the-air TV in HD. Great content, and most importantly, FREE. For digital cable you can cut the number of boxes you need.
Join the cord cutting and cord shaving revolution. All you need is an HDHomeRun product and our app.
Live content can be watched on your media devices with our brand new and innovative interface. And yes, it even works with protected content.
The best part? It requires practically zero configuration. With the HDHomeRun app combined with current HDHomeRun products sold today, you will have the freedom to watch Live HDTV. Your way. On your terms.
The HDHomeRun app. Simply put, it’s the software that allows you to watch live TV on your devices.
For computers, it’s software that you can download here. Complete the installation and, as long as you have one of our products set up, you can start watching TV straight away.
For smartphones, tablets, TV media boxes and games consoles, Download the app from the appropriate app store. To see if the device you wish to use is compatible, you can check our compatible device list here.
We have additional Add-on support on Kodi and Plex if you are already using a Home Theater solution.
For content the HDHomeRun app uses one or more HDHomeRun TV tuners to receive TV from antenna or cable. In the US this includes all your premium channels using HDHomeRun PRIME. Adding more HDHomeRun tuners increases the number of devices you can watch Live TV.
Zero-setup goal… install the app and you are running. Enjoy live HDTV anywhere in your home.
Multi room, multi user.
Depending on which HDHomeRun product you choose, you can be watching Live TV wherever you want in your home, whilst another family member watches a different channel. On a different device. In another room. Add more HDHomeRun products and more people can all watch live TV simultaneously.
HDHomeRun. Endlessly expandable.
Consoles. Not just for games.
With our HDHomeRun app you can also watch live HDTV on your games console or smart media box. Simply load up our app from the appropriate store, and your box becomes your one device for games, entertainment and, most importantly, live HDTV.
And if you have subscription cable (US only), you can watch protected content too. So you can cut down on cable boxes that you need to rent.
No cables, no fuss.
Your HDHomeRun product makes live HDTV part of your home network. Your portable devices can receive live TV over your WiFi network (802.11n or better recommended) from your router, so you can enjoy glorious HD anywhere in your home.
So, how do I get Live HDTV?
For Cord Cutters – FREE Over the air TV is received via antenna. For Cord Shavers – Cable TV is received via CableCARD™, cable subscription.
Use HDHomeRun CONNECT or EXTEND for FREE over the air TV. Use HDHomeRun PRIME for subscription cable TV and save on multiple box rental fees.
HDHOMERUN DVR APP
Download our free app,* available from our download page for desktop, or from all the popular app stores for smart devices.
What does the app do?
Our App, simply called HDHomeRun, allows you to watch live TV, and incorporates our patented electronic program guide (EPG) called Slice view™.
We recommend that you use the latest generation of router or a mesh network for streaming live HDTV when not using a wired connection. Our HDHomeRun EXTEND includes efficient transcoding so you can use an older 802.11n (or better) router for watching on portable or non-wired devices.
|Watch Live TV|
|Automatic channel rescan|
|Pause Live TV for up to 60 mins, or rewind up to 5 mins|
|Full access to all receivable channels in your local area|
|Watch Live TV on multiple devices simultaneously|
|Electronic Program Guide (Slice view™)||
|Program image posters and synopsis|
|5.1 Dolby Surround|
|Closed Captioning (CC)|
|Secondary Audio Programming (SAP)|
Our live TV app is available globally and supports the following transmission formats:
Supported HDHomeRun hardware
- HDHomeRun All models
It’s available for all your favorite devices & platforms
Windows 10 Universal
Our Universal App is available for all WINDOWS 10 Devices. Minimum specification: 2Gb RAM, Dual Core x86.
Can play Live DRM protected content from your cable provider included in your cable subscription.
XBOX ONE and above
Our App is available for many Android Devices, minimum Android 4.4.2. Can play Live DRM protected content from your cable provider included in your cable subscription.
NVIDIA SHIELD TV
AIR TV PLAYER
Android TV OS televisions (Minimum Android M)
Our App is available for Apple desktop, laptop devices, iPads and iPhones, with a minimum specification: OSX 10.11, 2Gb RAM, Dual Core x86, iOS version 11 minimum (works with all HDHomeRun products). Can play Live DRM protected content from your cable provider included in your cable subscription on iOS only. DRM content viewing for MacOS and TVOS coming soon.
APPLE TV 4 (using AirPlay mirroring)
Amazon Fire TV
Our App is available for compatible Amazon Fire devices, Fire TV OS television and Fire TV Stick (Gen 2).
AMAZON FIRE TV BOX
AMAZON FIRE TV STICK (GEN 2)
AMAZON FIRE TV EDITION
3rd party media center applications
These 3rd party software solutions run on many different platforms, and support live TV from our hardware. DRM content viewing is not available on these platforms.