No, the DirecTV box does not have a camera. However, if you have a DirecTV Ready TV, you can use the DIRECTV app to control your TV’s camera. The app will let you know if there’s a problem with your TV’s camera.
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They automatically recognized text from those recordings Not only that they kept text translations on servers without any form of encryption. DIRECTV doesn’t do that. They don’t listen to your discussions, and DIRECTV equipment doesn’t even have a camera on it. Simple as that.15 Sept 2021 
Coaxial cables with metal fasteners help you connect security cameras. DirecTV digital video recorders (DVRs) are equipped with a built-in hard drive for capturing video and audio signals. The audio-video inputs on the rear of the DVR can connect to security cameras for video surveillance. 
To sum it up, YES THEY ARE PUTTING CAMERAS IN CABLE BOXES, SATELLITE TUNERS AND TV’s.2 May 2021 
Homes signed up to AT&T’s DirecTV service may be inadvertently running hardware that can be easily hacked, according to a security researcher.13 Dec 2017 
If they are old enough where Directv doesn’t want them back, go to www.directv.com/recycle or a local electronic recycling center. HDDVRs (HR20 and up) do work with then Genies (HR34/HR44/HR54), but not the Genie-2 (HS17), so if you have a Genie upgrade don’t end up with replacing HDDVRs with Mini Genie Clients.14 July 2017 
The answer is Yes, you can. There are many ways to view an IP camera on a Smart TV. For example, if you have an NVR or DVR system you should simply connect the recorder to the TV/monitor with an HDMI or VGA cable and all the cameras will show thereafter selecting the right input source with the remote control.16 Nov 2021 
Easiest Way to Connect Security Cameras to TVConnect CCTV cameras to the NVR with Ethernet Cat 5/6 cables.Connect the security camera NVR to TV with the HDMI cable.Power the NVR with the power adapter.Turn on the TV, and the live view will be shown on the screen. 
No, the DirecTV box does not have a camera. However, if you have a DirecTV DVR, then your DVR has a camera that is used for the remote control feature. The remote control feature allows you to change channels and adjust volume from anywhere in your home.