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DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver - H23

Abt Model: H23 | UPC Code: 185463000351
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DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver - H23

With the advanced features of the DIRECTV® HD Receiver, you'll enjoy TV like never before. Get up to 1080i picture resolution for astounding HD clarity and color.* Plus, take advantage of a customizable program guide, search shows up to seven days in advance, control what your children can watch, and more.

Key Features:

  • See your favorite channels in stunning HD.
    With DIRECTV® HD programming you have plenty to choose from. In fact, you can get access to the most HD channels now, and soon the capacity for over 200 channels‡ in HD.* Enjoy your favorite shows and the latest movies in spectacular clarity.
  • Find what you're looking for in just a few seconds.
    Tired of scrolling to find a show? Search by person, title, keyword or channel. Make the guide work for you by customizing it with just the channels you want to see.
  • Dolby® Digital 5.1 Surround Sound capable
    Take advantage of our HD receiver's Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound capability by connecting a home theater surround sound system (sold separately).
  • Favorite Channels List
    Get fast access to your most-watched channels by creating a Favorites list.
  • Customize Your Guide
    Customize your channel guide to show only those channels you're subscribed to. It's easy.
  • Easy Text Search
    You can search by title, person, channel or keyword — all just by pressing the appropriate letters on your remote.

Additional Features:

  • High definition (mpeg-2, mpeg-4) and standard definition (mpeg-2) enabled. View the best in both HD and SD programming.
  • Seven-day Advanced Program Guide®. Search the channel guide for shows up to 7 days in advance.
  • Choose your screen format: full screen, stretched, letterbox, pillar box or crop mode.
  • Press the red button on your remote to get the scores of all the major games on TV without changing the channel of the game you're tuned in to.
  • Take advantage of multiple connection ports: HDMI, Component, S-Video, Composite, Optical Audio outputs.
  • View and log Caller ID info provided by your local phone company.
  • 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i picture output and multiple screen formats supported.
  • Parental controls/locks: Enjoy peace of mind over what your children are watching by locking out objectionable programming.
  • This DIRECTV receiver meets ENERGY STAR guidelines

Specifications:

Video Outputs

  • 1 HDMI
  • 1 Component (YPbPr)
  • 1 S-Video
  • 2 Composite (RCA)

Audio Outputs

  • 1 Digital Optical
  • 1 Digital (coaxial)
  • 2 Stereo (L/R, RCA)

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Width: 15"
  • Height: 2.6"
  • Depth: 9.4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 6 lbs
  • Shipping: 8 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 90 days parts and labor

Footnote:

  1. Residential Use only
  2. Commercial or business use will void the manufactures warranty
  3. DIRECTV RECEIVER PURCHASE RESTRICTIONS
    Purchaser must activate the receiver with DIRECTV within 30 days of receipt, using an Abt Electronics/DIRECTV account number. Failure to fulfill this condition will result in a $200 charge to the credit card used to purchase the system. This product is available for shipment to addresses within the continental US. Due to service and government restrictions, we cannot ship DIRECTV products outside these boundaries. Your receipt of DIRECTV programming is subject to the terms of their Customer Agreement, a copy of which will be in your initial statement. Please also note, we may limit system purchases and other DIRECTV offers to one per household
  4. *Opened satellite boxes & systems (or activated cards) must be returned or exchanged directly to DIRECTV

See terms of DIRECTV Lease Agreement. click here

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More reasons to buy the DIRECTV H23 from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The DIRECTV H23 is Brand New.
  • The DIRECTV H23 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
 

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DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver
 
4.5

(based on 6 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (3)

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    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to set up (6)
  • High-quality picture (5)
  • Good value (3)
  • Simple controls (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home (4)
    • Television (3)
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    4.0

    Nice product

    By Sally

    from Florida, USA

    About Me Power User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Set Up
    • Good Value
    • High-Quality Picture

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home

      Comments about DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver:

      Thanks Abt, great timing, great price, good product!

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      5.0

      One of the best recievers ever had.

      By Moan

      from Garfield,N.J.

      About Me Power User

      Pros

      • Easy To Set Up
      • Good Value
      • High-Quality Picture

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Home
        • Movies
        • Television

        Comments about DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver:

        One of the best recievers ever had.

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        DIRECT TV HD RECEIVER.

        By John

        from NJ

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Set Up

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Television

        Comments about DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver:

        NEW DIRECT TV RECEIVER WITH ACCESS CARD. ONCE INSTALLED, YOU JUST NEED TO CALL DIRECT TV TO ACTIVATE RECEIVER.(AS LONG AS YOU ALREADY HAVE DIRECT TV WITH HD SERVICE) JUST BE AWARE THAT AS WITH ALL DIRECT TV RECEIVERS, YOU ARE LEASING THIS RECEIVER FROM THEM.

        Service and delivery comments:

        DELIVERY WAS VERY FAST.

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        4.0

        Satellite HD TV

        By jambox

        from Heartland Florida

        About Me Enthusiast

        Pros

        • Easy Controls
        • Easy To Set Up
        • High-Quality Picture

        Cons

        • No off-air antenna input

        Best Uses

        • Home
        • Television

        Comments about DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver:

        Product comes with a good variety of cables.

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        4.0

        Very good HD Receiver

        By nbatman

        from MA

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy Controls
        • Easy To Set Up
        • Good Value
        • High-Quality Picture

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home

          Comments about DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver:

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          5.0

          Works as necessary - great extras

          By A Friend

          from Columbus, OH

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy Controls
          • Easy To Set Up
          • High-Quality Picture

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver:

              I specifically looked for this product at local retail and no one had the H23 model. This model gives you a few more perks than the H21 such as the quick favorites block when hitting the up arrow on the Directv remote.The product works as it should and I like the extra's. I will be buying another when the time comes to replace my other SD box. I don't see why I wouldn't buy from Abt for the next box as the order [...]

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              DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver

              DIRECTV Black HD Digital Satellite Receiver

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