X1 DVR with Cloud Technology


What is X1 DVR with cloud technology?

Xfinity TV customers in select markets with X1 DVR with cloud technology can turn any screen into a TV inside the home. That means the ability to stream any channel live, watch thousands of Xfinity On Demand titles and access DVR shows on a tablet or smartphone. Streaming live TV and recorded content can be accessed via the XFINITY TV app or XFINITY TV website. X1 DVR with cloud technology is available only to a limited number of customers in select Comcast areas at this time, with the most recent launch happening in the Bay Area on Oct. 1. For Comcast's X1 DVR announcement in San Francisco, click here.


How do users access content using X1 DVR with cloud technology, and what devices are supported?

Users can access DVR recordings on mobile devices with the XFINITY TV app, or on a computer by going to the XFINITY TV site. The XFINITY TV app is currently available for iOS devices running 7.0 or later and Android devices running 4.0 or higher. Read the "How-To" tutorial here.


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Matt Strauss on the Future of TV

Matt Strauss, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Video Services, Comcast Cable, discusses how X1 DVR with cloud technology delivers on the promise of giving Xfinity TV customers the ability to watch TV on their own terms by streaming live television on every screen in the home.


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