Our flexible subscription transforms Channels into a media powerhouse.
Join Channels Plus and get features the whole family will love.
Instantly set up a whole home DVR. Create passes for all of your favorite shows or teams and never miss a thing.
Sign in with your existing provider to use its channels.
Watch TV on your device while away from home. Never miss a show, game, or breaking news again.
Get access to all of the Channels apps for free.
Record specific episodes or create a Series Pass to get every new episode that airs.
Search Your Favorites
Did you just hear about a great new show? Search for it right in Channels.
Watch While Recording
Watch a recording that's currently in progress, or choose to watch it live.
Search for your favorite team, create a Team Pass, and never miss a game again.
Channels will suggest which shows to watch next based on your history.
Automatic Commercial Skipping
Recordings get their commercials indexed, so commercials are automatically skipped.
Automatically starts playing the next episode after you finish watching.
Start watching episodes of a show in a random order.
Organize your content to show in the Kids section, your main library, or both.
Whole Home DVR
Record in one place, watch on every device in your house.
Never run out of space. Let Channels manage your recordings.
Your recordings are available as simple video files right on your hardrive.
Watch the same channel on every device, only use 1 tuner.
Hardware accelerated transcoding for fast remote streaming.
Multiple Tuner Support
Use as many HDHomeRuns as you want, or even prioritize them.
Learn more about how you can use your own TV provider.
Manage recordings, create a Series Pass, schedule recordings from the guide or while you watch, from wherever you want.
Watch on the Go
Bring your TV streaming device with you, or just tune in on your phone or tablet.
Relax and don't get behind on your favorite shows.
Away on Business
Watch your own favorite shows in your hotel.
At the Gym
Catch the game while you work out.
On your Commute
Binge your shows on your morning commute.
More about our DVR software
Channels DVR Server is a separate application that powers Channels Plus. It runs in your home on Windows, macOS, Linux, FreeBSD, and almost all popular NAS systems. There's no cloud to worry about being down. Your recordings are always available.