To enjoy the DIRECTV on DEMAND service, you need:
A DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR receiver (HR20 or HR21 model)
Your receiver must be connected to the Internet
HD Access and DVR service
Broadband Internet service with a minimum connection speed of 750 Kbps or higher (DSL or cable)
A network router with an available Ethernet port
A land-based phone line connection
An available wall outlet
You can connect your receiver to the Internet in the following ways:
Wired Connection: A direct connection between your broadband router and your DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR receiver via an Ethernet cable.
Powerline Connection: Your home's existing power lines are used to connect your broadband router to your DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR receiver via a Powerline Ethernet Adapter(See "Get Connected").
Wireless Connection: Your own wireless router and adapter are used to send data from your broadband router to your DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR receiver.