DISH Network FAQs: 

DISH Network Technology:

What is the Hopper?

The Hopper is a DVR that allows DISH customers to expand their TV experience. The Hopper fulfills its duties as a DVR (digital video recorder) with its ability to record up to 16 channels at once. Other exciting features include On Demand movies, a remote locator, powerful searching, protection against volume fluctuation and more! View More….

How Much Does the Hopper Cost?

Upgrading to a Hopper HD DVR requires no upfront cost with qualifying DISH TV packages. The Hopper requires a monthly DVR payment of just $15. Add Joey receivers to each additional TV in your home for just $7 per month. Or, add a Super Joey for even more recording power at just $10 per month. View more…

What is the Hopper Upgrade from DISH?

Your Hopper HD DVR is free when you join the DISH family and choose a qualifying package, such as America’s Top 120 Plus. No upfront fees make upgrading to the Hopper an easy choice. With the Hopper HD DVR, you add entertainment and convenience to your home, with the ability to record up to 16 shows at once. View more…

How Big is the Hopper’s Hard Drive?

DISH’s Hopper boasts 2 terabytes of storage. That means up to 500 hours of HD programming or as many as 2,000 hours of SD programming. The Hopper HD DVR also includes a USB port. This makes it easy to connect an external hard drive to your Hopper, as much as doubling its storage capabilities. View more…

How Many Shows Can You Record at Once with DISH?

The Hopper 3 HD DVR from DISH has 16 tuners, which lets your family watch or record as many as 16 different channels at once. That’s double the amount of any other DVR available! With a whole-home system, watch and record from any room. Plus, take your recordings with you on-the-go using DISH Anywhere. View more…

How to Watch Netflix on DISH?

Netflix and DISH are the perfect entertainment pair. You can watch Netflix on DISH by simply logging into your Netflix account on the Netflix app, accessible from the Hopper with Sling or Hopper 3 HD DVR’s menu. You don’t have to worry about the hassle of switching TV inputs and remotes to watch Netflix anymore. View more…

What is Hopper with Sling?

Sling technology from DISH lets you take your TV on-the-go. You can access DISH Sling via either a USB-connected Sling Adapter or a Hopper with built-in Sling capabilities. Using an internet connection, your live TV programming, recorded shows and On Demand movies can be watched on your phone, tablet or computer no matter where you are. View more…

What is a DISH Joey?

Joeys are DISH receivers that transmit the Hopper’s channels, DVR recordings and other features to TVs throughout your home. Watch any live or saved programs on any TV via a Joey, Wireless Joey, 4K Joey or Super Joey. You can use the Super Joey to expand your watching and recording abilities with two extra tuners. View more…

What is DISH Anywhere?

DISH Anywhere is a website and free app (available on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store) that lets you take DISH everywhere you go. Anyone can watch On Demand TV episodes, trailers and movies for free. When you connect your Sling-enabled Hopper or DVR to the internet, you can watch your live and recorded content from anywhere. View more…

How Does DISH Anywhere Work?

DISH Anywhere is available using the iOS or Android app, or via the DISH Anywhere website. When you log in with your DISH username, you can watch On Demand videos, live TV from your DISH TV package and recordings from your Hopper no matter where you are. View more…

DISH Network Packages:

How Much Is DISH Network?

Enjoy a DISH Network TV package for as little as $39.99 per month and qualify for a free Hopper DVR upgrade. Add as many as 6 additional TVs to your whole-home entertainment system for $7-$10 per month each. Start watching your TV package as soon as tomorrow with free next day installation! View more…

What Is DISH Flex Pack?

The DISH Flex Pack is a customizable TV package that lets you choose the channels you want to watch and pay for. Add on channel packs to the base package to create a TV plan that’s just right for your family. Flex Pack starts at just $39.99 per month and includes your first channel pack free. View more…

What Channels Are In DISH Packages?

Each DISH TV package includes popular channels tailored for the best entertainment value. DISH offers TV networks you love, including local channels, sports, the channels with your favorite series and movies, plus great music. View more…

Does DISH Have Local Channels?

Yes! DISH includes local channels and regional sports networks at no extra cost to America’s Top and Everything subscribers. If you are a Flex Pack customer, you can add local and regional channels with Channel Packs, which can be added or removed at any time. View more…

What Is Flex TV?

DISH offers Flex TV for customers who don’t want a credit check or contract. Flex TV includes DISH Deals like free installation and premium channels for 3 months. For the flexibility to change your package at any time, without sharing your credit history, choose Flex TV. View more…

Can I Get DISH Network with Bad Credit?

DISH Network offers Flex TV for great entertainment without a credit check. Even for customers with bad credit or no credit history, Flex TV lets you enjoy DISH Deals and a complete TV package. You can sign up without a credit card and choose from multiple payment options. View more…

What is the DISH Movie Pack?

DISH Movie Pack is a collection of 15 popular movie channels. This add on package is available for free for 3 months with many DISH TV packages. It’s also available for $10 per month. EPIX, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, Movieplex and more are all included. View more…

DISH Network Internet:

Does DISH Have Internet?

Getting customized internet service is easy with DISH. From cable to DSL, and fiber to satellite, there are options for every budget, lifestyle and location. No matter where you live, there is an internet option for you, with nationwide satellite service from HughesNet and ever-expanding Wireline. Plus, high-speed internet plans from our partners start at just $14.95/mo. View more…

How Fast is DISH Internet?

High-speed internet options are available from DISH and our trusted provider partners no matter where you live. We can help you find the best cable, DSL, fiber or satellite internet package based on your location, monthly budget and internet usage habits. Just because you live in a rural location, doesn’t mean you can’t have high-speed internet! View more…

How Does DISH Internet Work?

Planet DISH offers internet that is high-speed, reliable internet service that offers satellite, DSL, cable and fiber options. Based on your location, we can help you choose which internet plan is right for you. Stay connected with wireless, nationwide satellite internet, or DSL, which uses the phone lines in your neighborhood to connect you to the internet. View more…

How Much Is DISH Internet?

DISH Network internet lets customers create connected homes, no matter their budget or location. We offer DSL, cable, fiber and satellite internet to give families affordable service no matter where they live. Add internet to any DISH TV package, beginning at just $14.95 per month. Plus, save $10 per month when you bundle with dishNET. View more…

What Does DISH Internet Cost a Month?

You can access high-speed internet for a monthly price as low as $14.95 a month! We work to provide internet at affordable prices no matter where you live, with cable, DSL, fiber and satellite options. Subscribe to any DISH TV package and bundle dishNET internet for added convenience and savings of $10 per month. View more…

Can I Get DISH Internet in My Area?

No matter where you live, how you use your internet or how much you want to pay, DISH offers a fast, reliable internet solution. With DSL, cable, fiber and satellite internet options, choosing the right service for your budget and lifestyle is easy. Give us a call for detailed high-speed solutions based on your address. View more…

How to Get DISH Internet?

Getting DISH internet is easy! First, decide the type of internet you would like, based on where you live, your internet usage and what you’d like to pay.  If you’re not sure, that’s okay too. Then, give us a call and we’ll do the rest, from finding you the perfect provider to scheduling installation. View more…

Does DISH Bundle Internet?

Let DISH be your TV and internet provider with dishNET for the best entertainment value. Choose your internet plan based on where you live, your internet usage and your monthly budget. When you subscribe to any DISH TV package and bundle with dishNET, get speeds of up to 40Mbps and save $240 over 2 years! View more…

DISH Network Sports:

What Are the Sports Channels on DISH?

There are tons of sports channels available on DISH! To get the most action straight from the field, court or track, consider America’s Top packages, DISH Flex Pack channel packs and the DISH Multi-Sport Pack. No matter your budget, you can get the latest sports right in your living room. View more…

What Channels are in the DISH Multi-Sport Pack?

The DISH Multi-Sport Pack includes almost 40 channels of football, basketball, hockey, adventure sports and more. Watch everything from professional sports to regional matchups with channels from the NFL, NBA and NHL, as well as Fox Sports, beIN Sports, Root Sports and Comcast Sports. Add the DISH Multi-Sport Pack and sit front and center at every game. View more…

Does DISH Network Have a NFL Package?

Watch more than 200 NFL games every year with NFL Network. DISH customers can watch the Network on America’s Top 200, America’s Top 250 or the DISH Multi-Sport Pack. When you add the Multi-Sport pack, you’ll also enjoy NFL RedZone! View more…