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Stop flipping inputs and do all your TV watching on the same device. Your family will love you for it.

Pause and Seek

Pause, rewind, and fast forward live TV.

Program Guide

Zero configuration to see what's on TV.

Sport Seek

Customize your seek times for sports programming.

DVR Support

Add on a DVR service with Channels DVR. Learn more

Quick Tune

Channels start in less than 1 second.

Cut the Cord

Cut the cord, keep your local channels.


Full HD TV right from your HDHomeRun.

Surround Sound

Support for full 5.1 surround sound.


Full support for VoiceOver. Browse and watch TV with ease.

Closed Captions

Full support for closed captioning and alternate audio tracks.

Jump Back

Jump back to your last channel with a double click of the remote .

Channel Flipping

Browse through favorites while watching .


Mark channels as favorites. Browse them for quicker access to your favorite networks.


Update your HDHomeRun firmware or scan for channels device directly inside the app.

How Does it Work?

Learn more about what you need

Browse What's On

Channels is the most family friendly cord cutting tool you can have in your arsenal. It has simple and familiar ways to both browse and control TV.

Quickly see what's currently on your favorite TV channels as well as what's on later with its guide.

Pause, Rewind, & Fast Forward

Channels lets you pause what you're watching up to 90 minutes.

Make a snack and never miss a thing. Skip through commercials. You don't have to give up your favorite parts of TV just because you cut the cord.

Why Should I Use Channels?

Channels is the missing piece of your puzzle. If you already watch everything through streaming apps, Channels lets you finally watch sports, award shows, and other live events that you may be missing.

Netflix, Hulu, Movies, Games, AirPlay, and now live TV on your streaming device. All without switching inputs – the holy grail!

Watch live primetime TV, local news, and sports anywhere in your home with your Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, or Android TV.

Want sports on your porch? News in the kitchen? Use Channels and let your TV follow you around your home.

Using antenna for live TV? Channels lets you use one antenna for everything in your home.

Save money by ditching cable boxes and watch your cable subscription with Channels on your streaming device instead.

Cut the cord and ditch cable while still being able to watch live TV and sports via for free over-the-air broadcasts.

Quit memorizing weird channel numbers like 12.1 and browse TV channels by TV networks and a full guide.

Super easy to use by everyone in the family.

What People are Saying

Apple TV just became the best box for streaming live broadcast TV”


Apple TV already has at least one 'killer app'. The new third-party Apple TV app, Channels.”


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The interface is beautiful, minimalistic, and laid out in a logical manner”


How Does it Work?

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An HDHomeRun is a network TV tuner that can broadcast television over your home network to any room in your house. Channels uses it to let you watch live TV on your streaming device.

  1. Plug an HD antenna or your cable into your HDHomeRun.
  2. Plug your HDHomeRun into your router.
  3. Watch live TV via the Channels app.

Supported TV Tuners

Channels exclusively supports HDHomeRun network TV tuners. These tuners broadcast your television signal across your home network. Channels uses these to let you watch TV in any room of your home.

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Channels supports all models of HDHomeRun. Learn more about the HDHomeRun device support for all Channels apps. Learn more about all of the HDHomeRun models.

* HDHomeRun Prime model requires a CableCard to decode channels. Contact your cable provider. Channels can not decode protected (copy-once) cable channels. Contact your cable provider to find out if they protect any channels. Protected channels varies by provider and region. Verizon FIOS and Comcast are known to have few or no protected channels.

What can I watch with an antenna?

The stations you’ll be able to watch depend on the elevation of your antenna and the location of TV broadcasting towers around you.

Enter your zipcode above and Mohu, makers of HD antennas, will show you a list of channels available in your area along with antenna recommendations.