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Satellite TV vs. Cable
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¶ 2018 American Customer Satisfaction Index survey of customers rating their own TV provider’s performance. Compared to Measured Cable and Satellite Providers.
** 2018 American Customer Satisfaction Index survey of customers rating their own TV provider’s performance. Compared to Measured Satellite Providers.
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Is Satellite TV as good as Cable TV?
Yes! Satellite TV uses the same signals from the programmers as cable, it just uses a different way of getting the signal into your house. In fact, most cable companies use satellites to get feeds from programmers or to send feeds to centers that broadcast the signals using cable, so all TV is satellite TV to some extent. Get the same advantags being available across the entire country and often offers more channels for the money‐ making satellite TV a better cable tv provider than regular cable!
Why DISH is better than other TV providers
DISH is committed to providing the highest value in television service. Whether it's offering the best in customer satisfaction, the most programming options or innovative technology, we're committed to you.
- Get over 200 HD channels. No other provider offers as many.
- Enjoy the best DVR technology available. Awarded by CNET and Popular Mechanic.
- Get free extras from DISH Perks just for being a DISH customer.
- Watch ALL of your recorded or live TV programming anywhere you go.
- Get the best support from the customer service with the lowest amount of complaints in the industry.
Movie lovers, commercial haters or technology fanatics, it
doesn't matter who you are.
DISH has something designed around your needs. With DISH you won’t be settling for
anything less than an extraordinary TV experience. From our wide array of packages
and features to award-winning technology, DISH simply gives you more. Contact us
to find out about what packages and programming we have to offer. Compare satellite
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DISH vs CABLE: The DISH Advantage
In addition to a better value, DISH provides a better TV watching experience than cable with the Hopper 3:
- Watch 100% of your live and recorded TV from anywhere with DISH Anywhere
- Watch up to 4 channels at once with Multi-View
- Skip commercials with AutoHop
- Automatically record primetime shows to watch later with to PrimeTime Anytime
Enjoy integrated apps like Netflix, Youtube, Pandora, and many more without having to switch inputs on your TV or change remote
Can I watch Satellite cable TV Online?
DISH has got you! DISH provides you Dish anywhere, so you don’t even need a portable dish to enjoy our great programming. An internet connection is all you need to watch satellite TV on your computer, smartphone, or mobile device. You can even take satellite TV with you and watch without an internet connection. With a Hopper DVR you even get it for free! Traveling without internet? Download your favorite programming to a HopperGO before your trip and watch whenever you want.
DISH gives you the best of cable through satellite tv, plus much, much more. With so many extras for free, the clear choice is DISH!