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Scott Greczkowski

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We are currently meeting with DIRECTV and soon will be shooting some video.

Are there any questions from our members for DIRECTV that I can ask?

BTW I already asked about a all in one Genie that can output 4K and was told that such a box is in the works however they do not expect it to be available for over a year. So for now a HR54 and C61K or 4K RVU tv are needed to watch 4K from DIRECTV.

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over a year? way too long. find out if they are prepared to lose subs over the wait
 

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can you ask about the audio dropouts with the c61k? is there a fix in the works?
 

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Ask them about channel additions, Pac12 Net, Epix, ect. When we expect to see more 4K like Nasa UHD.

There is no one here from programming. But I did ask about more 4K and was told they expect more channels in 2017. They were tight lipped about what or giving any clues.


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can you ask about the audio dropouts with the c61k? is there a fix in the works?

They said they are working on software updates and are always working to improve the experience.

Lots of "PR" talk here but not much real meat.


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I want to shoot video of the "Proof of concept" DIRECTV Connected car demo, at the moment they are checking with the PR folks since it's not a real product but just a proof of concept which may never see light of day... but it's really cool.


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Scott do those software updates include a new guide? Also can you ask if that new Server that can output to 4k will be a hybrid DTV and UVerseTV one or just for DTV? I think that way we will know what they are doing with UVerseTV. Thanks.
 

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Ask them when they're going to fix the mobile DVR function that replace the GenieGo to work consistently and provide picture quality that the GenieGo used to provide.
 

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No new guide. Going in with the head of DIRECTV in a few and they are having a big keynote address too. I will report anything interesting from that too


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How utterly disappointing, if true, that a true 4k receiver is a year away. AT&T has REALLY fallen behind Dish on the hardware front.
 
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