This DIRECTV companion app unlocks the live TV search and out-of-home DVR recording features in the DIRECTV app installed on your watch. Features. Enables live TV program search on your watch. Set up a default receiver to schedule DVR recording from anywhereCompatible with DIRECTV app for Samsung Gear S2 and S3 smartwatches. To use this app you must be paired with a Samsung Gear S2 or S3 that has the DIRECTV app for Gear already installed. DIRECTV app for Gear is available through Samsung's Galaxy app store.