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Despite its humble beginnings, today DISH is a Fortune 250 company that employs approximately 16,000 people in the United States and provides pay-TV service to more than 12 million subscribers throughout the country. DISH offers some of the highest quality programming and state-of-the-art technology.

Even with its commitment to consistently introducing the most innovative products, DISH strives to lead the industry by offering customers the best value — the same channels but at a better price

This DISH TV review will discuss the good, the bad, and the bottom line for DISH TV as a Satellite TV provider.

2018 DISH Awards

Ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction by JD Power

2018 Temkin Experience Ratings, Industry Leader in TV/Internet Service industry

CE Pro BEST Awards, DISH OnePoint

Residential Systems Best of Show – Hopper 3 with Google Assistant Integration

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The Good

  • DISH TV Packages
  • DISH High-Speed Internet Add-Ons
  • Whole-Home HD DVR 
  • Free Professional Standard Installation
  • 24/7 Customer Service
  • Voice Remote with the Google Assistant
  • DISH Protect

DISH TV Packages

DISH network offers customers four TV packages that provide hours of entertainment. Customers can choose their package based on their unique preferences. Whether looking for sports channels, HD channels, Live TV, etc., DISH TV packages provide options for you. Each DISH TV package comes with a 2-year TV price guarantee, free HD for life, over 70 Sirius XM music channels, DISH Anywhere, and a free standard professional installation.

Additionally, each package comes with a Smart HD DVR and a free Voice Remote. For specific channel lineup, you can find more information on DISH's website.

190  TV Channels: America’s Top 120

  • $59.99 per month with a 2-year contract
  • Notable: ESPN, USA, CMT, Disney Channel, E!
  • Local Channels
  • Over 28,000 free On Demand Titles

190+ TV Channels: America’s Top 120 Plus

  • $74.99 per month with a 2-year contract
  • Notable Channels: SEC Network, Big Ten Network, Pac-12 Network, NFL Network, and Regional Sports Included
  • ESPN and Local Channels
  • Over 28,000 free On Demand Titles

240+ TV Channels: America’s Top 200

  • $84.99 per month with a 2-year contract
  • Notable Channels: MLB Network, NBA Network, NHL Network, and the Golf Channel
  • Additional Top Channels: Hallmark, Disney, XD, Bravo, A&E, and Sundance
  • ESPN, Local Channels, and Regional Sports
  • Over 35,000 free On Demand Titles

290+ TV Channels: America’s Top 250

  • $94.99 per month with a 2-year contract
  • All of America’s Top 200 plus 17 movie channels: Turner Classic Movies, STARZ Encore Channels, The Movie Channel, and more
  • ESPN, Local Channels, NFL Network, and Regional Sports
  • Over 36,000 free On Demand Titles

Depending on the package, subscribers can enjoy upwards of 290 channels to choose from. Unlike some other satellite TV providers, DISH offers its services in all 50 states in the United States with 24/7 customer support. Although subscribers should be aware that all offers require credit qualification, 2-year commitment with an early termination fee, and eAutoPay.

With select packages, customers will receive a free 3 month trial of premium channels from SHOWTIME, STARZ, and Disney Movie Pack.

*After 3 months you will be billed $30 per month unless you call and cancel. 

DISH High-Speed Internet Add-Ons

One of the advantages of investing in DISH TV is the additional discounts that you will receive when you bundle your service with other services offered by DISH. For those that add high-speed internet to their DISH TV plans, pricing can start as low as $20 per month. This high-speed internet service will provide speed for surfing, streaming, and gaming.

*Internet services and pricing are subject to availability and some restrictions apply. For more information, it would be advantageous to speak with DISH customer service representative

Whole-Home HD DVR 

The Hopper 3, DISH’s award-winning Whole-Home HD DVR and secondary receivers allow customers to watch TV in any room in the house. Users can start watching a show in the living room and when they get tired can pause and resume the show once they’re in bed. Customers can also say goodbye to recording conflicts as DISH lets customers record 16 programs at once. Perhaps one of the most unique features from the Hopper 3 is the ability to watch four channels at once.

For customers with more than 2-3 TV’s in their home, DISH offers a small but powerful complimentary receiver, Joey. A Joey connects multiple TV’s in the home with the Hopper to help create what DISH calls a “whole-home entertainment experience.” The Joey has all the same benefits as the Hopper and can either be wired or wireless.

*All offers require credit qualification, 24-month commitment with early termination fee and eAutoPay. Prices include Hopper Duo for qualifying customers. The Hopper, Hopper with Sling or Hopper 3 is $5 per month or more. Upfront fees may apply based on your credit qualification

Free Professional Standard Installation

Unlike most service providers, DISH will mount the satellite dish and install the Whole-Home DVR system for free. The company is extremely transparent about what customers can expect on their installation day and what the installation includes.

Customers can expect their DISH technician to:

  • Conduct a site survey and provide recommendations to where the satellite dish should be placed
  • Assemble and mount the satellite dish
  • Install DISH receivers (Hopper, Joey, etc.) for each television included in the service, in up to 6 rooms
  • Program DISH remotes to work with the TV and DISH Receiver
  • Answer any questions
  • Provide prompt and courteous service

24/7 Customer Service

Because of the company’s focus on customer satisfaction, DISH has technical support agents standing by 24/7 to help troubleshoot, resolve issues, and get customers back to watching their favorite show. DISH has nine call centers located throughout the United States filled with customer service agents who are ready to help answer and resolve any questions.

Voice Remote with the Google Assistant

DISH offers a voice remote that is compatible with the Google Assistant. This has been done by integrating the smart assistant directly into each DISH set-top box. Users can change channels, open apps, search for specific actors or shows, ask questions, and even manage daily tasks like adding food items to the shopping list. Other features include a remote locator, backlit keys, and the ability to personalize specific hotkeys.  

DISH Protect

DISH Protect ensures customers that if something goes wrong with their equipment, DISH has them covered. Customers can select from a Silver, Gold, or Platinum plan — depending on how much coverage they want. Here are the current pricing and coverage for the DISH Protect plans:

Silver: $9.99 per month

  • $0 Technician Visits (regular cost $95)
  • Advanced Agent Access
  • First Appointment of the Day
  • Joeys at No Upfront Cost
  • 10% Smart Home Services Discount
  • Free Shipping on Replacement Equipment
  • Identity Recovery

Gold: $12.99 per month (includes all features of the Silver plan)

  • Identity Protection
  • Cybersecurity and Anti-Virus
  • Real-Time Tech Support

Platinum: $24.99 per month (includes all Silver and Gold plan features)

  • Whole-Home Device Protection

*Not included in the 2-year price guarantee or advertised price (and subject to change) 

*All packages, programming, features, and functionality are subject to change without notice. For business customers, additional monthly fees may apply. DISH Protect plans are not available to all DISH subscribers, please contact the company to determine whether you qualify 

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The Bad

  • Additional Fees
  • Does Not Offer NFL Sunday Ticket
  • Weather Conditions Can Affect The Signal

Additional Fees

With all that DISH has to offer, customers may find themselves signing up for better equipment, more channels, and longer contracts. Although fees are standard throughout the industry, customers should be aware of what’s being added to their bill. Here’s a list of some of the current DISH Network fees that customers may come across:

DVR Service

  • Hopper or ViP: $15 per month
  • 922: $10 per month

Receivers

  • Hopper 3, Hopper with Sling, or Hopper: $15 per month
  • Super Joey: $10 per month
  • 4K Joey, Wired Joey, or Wireless Joey: $7 per month
  • Wally: $7 per month

Billing Transaction Fees

  • Late Payment: $10 
  • Returned Check/Electronic Funds Transfer: $20 
  • Payment Extention: $15 

Appointment Fees

  • Standard Technician Visit (with DISH Protect): $0
  • Standard Technician Visit (without DISH Protect): $95
  • Custom Work Install: $50

Shipping Fees

  • Standard (with DISH Protect): $0
  • Standard (without DISH Protect): $15
  • Expedited (with DISH Protect): $20
  • Expedited (without DISH Protect): $35
  • Empty Boxes for Equipment Return: $15

Cancellation Fees

Early Termination (prorated per month remaining in the commitment)

  • DISH’n It Up: $480
  • dishNET Satellite: $420
  • dishNET Wireline: $240
  • New Customer: $480
  • Preferred Customer Offer: $240

*2-year commitment: Early termination fee of $20 per month for the number of remaining months applies if you cancel early

Unreturned TV Equipment

  • Hopper 3: $350
  • Hopper with Sling: $300
  • Hopper: $50
  • Hopper Duo: $250
  • 4K Joey: $50
  • Super Joey: $100
  • Wired Joey: $50
  • Wireless Joey: $25
  • Wally: $50
  • LNB: $49
  • SmartCard: $50

*Actual amounts may vary based on when your account was created or applicable services were added.

Does Not Offer NFL Sunday Ticket

While DISH does not offer NFL Sunday Ticket, customers/sports fans can get the Multi-Sports Pack which includes the NFL Network and the NFL RedZone.

Weather Conditions Can Affect The Signal

As many customers have noticed, a satellite dish is affected by the weather. Storms, clouds, and snow will all mess with the TV signal. While this isn’t a problem for cable TV, DISH customers should be prepared to deal with this. However, customers can still watch their DVR recordings during short-term outages.

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The Bottom Line

Customers who want all the bells and whistles from their TV provider should definitely look into DISH. The company offers reasonably priced TV packages — each with a great channel lineup and a 2-year price guarantee — 24/7 live and award-winning customer service, the industry’s most advanced DVR system, and the ability to watch and record shows on a mobile device with the app. As far as getting your money’s worth with DISH there are plenty of options.

Customers should be aware of all DISH’s current network fees. However, the company is transparent about all its fees and customers can easily find them on the website.

DISH doesn't offer NFL Sunday Ticket. However, if this isn’t a deal-breaker, then DISH is an excellent choice.

We recommend customers call or visit the site to see what offers and promotions DISH has to offer.

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murry cohen Annandale, VA

If you want your TV experience to be forever miserable, subscribe to DISH. This has to be one of the worst companies on the planet. They are costly and they don't provide the cable channel HBO because they and HBO couldn't agree to a contract. This is not surprising since DISH seems to not give a whit about pleasing their customers. DISH's service is interfered with in rain, snow, and wind. My service has been non-existant for over a week because tree branches are getting in the way.

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Diana Armes Wallace Batesville, AR

This is a pretty good company. They are able to provide us service out here in the wilds of the Ozarks. But after 10 years, I think I might have to get my remote changed. It’s starting to act wonky.

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Anthony Nuttall Philadelphia, PA

You know I would my experience with Dish Network was simple they came in there either text or great when they come in insulation is really good there their acquisition in on their satellites a little bit better than although one of the hotels we stayed there any other satellite company but it's still loses its acquisition their customer service is great and so is

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Kathryn Burdick Nashville, TN

Dish is the worst. To begin with- they up charge you, raise rates, and have lots of hidden fees. Anytime there is bad weather it completely goes out. I had to pause my account when I moved because the new place would not allow dishes. When i finally canceled the account I was told I would be charged for equipment not returned. I had already returned the equipment- after searching for a while the agent told me that, yes, i had returned the equipment and would not be charged. I still received emails saying I needed to return equipment so I called back and spoke with an agent who, again, told me i would not be charged. UPS showed up looking for my equipment to be returned. I called Dish and, again, was insured I would not be charged as they had it in their records I had already returned the equipment. Yesterday I get an email saying I was charged for unreturned equipment- 45 minutes later after getting a supervisor on the phone I was told there was nothing in my file showing my equipment was returned and there was nothing to be done about the charge, regardless of the fact that 3 separate agents had informed me 3 separate times on 3 45 minute phone calls that I would not be charged. Dell customer services, policies, and management is unorganized, inefficient, and just plain awful. As a customer I never should have had to jump through these hoops for a problem on their end- that never did get resolved. I will never be using Dish again, nor recommending it.

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K.H. Tehachapi, CA

Dish was a little unreliable, but their pricing was better than DIRECTV...for awhile. After a few years, like DIRECTV, Dish started to increase their prices, but our channel lineup stayed the same, and our loss of service stayed the same. I can’t in good faith pay for something, or stay with a company that is more worried about their bottom line than their paying customers...

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Janet F Price Patterson, LA

I am a past client of Dish and I love the service. They were little on the expensive side but when the service is good sometimes you overlook the price. Customer service are very heplful and nice.

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Mike Grove Atlanta, GA

Excellent customer service! However, they just couldn't beat the price of another provider. I was with them for 8 years, but money is money!

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Donna Casiano Charlotte, NC

Absolute worst! If you're not losing your service because "joey" is doing his own thing, it's because their signal goes out. They refuse to send out a technician (unless you're starting service) and do everything over the phone. That may not be bad IF you could understand the person on the other end. Wanted to cancel service but you get hit with a ridiculous fee. Can't wait till October to rid myself of them!

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MF Pirjevec Houston, TX

Unethical buisness practices. Will stick it to you every chance they get. Package fees are just a start. Think your paying $99/ mo till you get a bill then you realize all the hidden fees. You call, they remove then next month they show up again. You call and play the game cept this time they threaten you with early termination fees. Don't walk from these guys....RUN. Will NEVER go with anything DISH related again. Liars ant thieves.......

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Freddie Lambert Mission Viejo, CA

Good value for the money. I switched from Cox and got the same service for less money. Cox had been raising their rates, every year for over 20 years.

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sonia ann Brewton, AL

Great service. You do have to call within a couple of months to argue your bill because it seemed to triple for me. They did get it affordable but again I had to call and insist on the bill that was originally agreed.

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nan lach Grand Island, NY

My main problem is when we have bad weather, the dish does not work, sometimes when we have wet sticky snow, I have to go outside and brush the snow off. The only other thing I don't like is that sometimes it records shows that I have not asked for.

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Ardith The Villages, FL

I've been with Dish for years, price is competitive , service is excellent with seldom interruptions in service

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nicholas courtway

Too much money for the actual service you're getting because most of these channels are already free through HD channels on your regular over-the-air programming and why you were going to outrageously charge for that I don't know

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Srinivas Dama Olathe, KS

I am Dish customer for last 10 years and I never had an issue with the programs or equipment. Easy to use portal to change my programming.

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L Cody Morongo Valley, CA

I have been a Dish customer for as long as they have been in business. Very rarely do I have any problems with them. I had an issue about my Hopper and after waiting ALL day to get someone out there I canceled the appointment. They made it right by getting someone out the next day....promptly. Thank you Dish!!!

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Arlene Hundahl Seattle, WA

We continue to have technical disruptions from our dish...on a MONTHLY. basis. It takes about 45 minutes to fix the problem....when we call for help we are ALWAYS put on hold for 30 minutes or more

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Cathy Rucker Hattiesburg, MS

Dish was flexible in cutting my bill when i inform them i was not st home to watch tv. They only charge a convenience fee for 6 months. That was nice

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Yvette Hooper Orlando, FL

I wish that I could give zero stars. I was with Dish for 15 years. It just became too pricey and not worth the $180 it cost me per month. I decided to drop them. They kept me on hold for over an hour. They kept switching me to different reps and promised me everything to stay. They even asked me to give my account to a NEIGHBOR! At this point, I wanted to disconnect NO MATTER WHAT! ! When I wouldn't stay with them, they told me that I was in a contract (after 15 years!) I had to have my DVR replaced last year because I was hit by lightning. They said that this trade for a working DVR entered me into a new contract. I argued for a while but they DID NOT CARE. I still canceled. I also canceled the automatic payment. I guess I'll have to dispute the information that will be sent to the credit bureau. THEY DO NOT WANT YOU TO LEAVE and will try any cutthroat way to keep you as a customer.

3 months ago

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Clark Beus Richland, WA

We had Dish satellite tv for years, but recently cancelled in favor of less expensive streaming tv. We like Dish and it is easy to use and had most of the stations that we’re interested in. We were sad to cancel, but just couldn’t justify the cost compared to other less expensive alternatives.

4 months ago

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Larry Brown Columbia, MD

I contacted DISH to get more information about them. We have DirectTv and are not totally satisfied. The bottom line is the DISH representative was more interested in giving me the hard sell and collecting my financial information than answering my concerns and questions. After many attempts to sign me up and I said that I needed to talk to my wife and also Direct TV to see if I still had contract obligations. I was told rather rudely that I should have done that before I called them. Common sense says that until I had the information about DISH that I was lacking, why bother to call DTV. I ended that call with somewhat of a lecture of if I called back I'd have to start over etc. I bit my tounge but immediately called back to speak to a Supervisor. After being on hold, transferred, dropped and cutoff, l was told that a Supervisor would listen to my conversation and email me. I asked how can they address my issues when I haven't told them why I was calling. I stated that if this is how DISH handles customer concerns, then I really don't want the aggravation. I'm still waiting for a Supervisor to contact me.

5 months ago

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Max Winkel Payson, UT

We used to have directTV but when we switched to Dish we realized on how much we were missing out on. I know Direct has upgraded since then but from the voice remote to the simple buttons on it, along with live sports, tv shows, movies on demand, etc. You need to get dish

6 months ago

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Netherfield Butler Rio Vista, CA

Dish does a good job of battling the "cord-cutting" trend by offering low priced basic service with the option of "add-ons". We've stayed with them over the years because they have zero tech problems - no down time or outages. The DVR with the "Hopper" is a big plus.

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Charles Walton Salt Lake City, UT

I really like the DISH program menu. It is easy to use and you can navigate rapidly. The only negative I have for them is their tendency to raise rates frequently. I started out with the base package 20 years ago. 5 years ago the rate was about 23 dollars a month and my current rate is nearing 35 dollars a month. Almost double in 5 years. Still, the service itself is excellent and the customer service is excellent, so the rate may be justified.

4 months ago

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Lisa Burrup Riverton, UT

I have been a dish customer for over 10 years. My favorite features of their services is the primetime anytime and the commercial auto skip feature. So great to not worry about missing my favorite shows or missing when a new show starts. I also like the app, however it is a little buggy and doesn’t always work very well. The price is higher than I would like to pay, but I really don’t know what I would do without it.

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Susan Griffith Biloxi, MS

It has its issues, but it's satellite in the south. We have a ton of rain. Great customer service and tech support.

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Geminga ,

I have been with Dish for over 20 years. I am on a fixed income and they have been pretty fair with me over the years. The service is very reliable and only goes out in a very hard rain. The only issue I have is that the equipment is rented not owned. I do not understand why when a remote goes bad they want to charge so much to replace it.I hate to think what it would cost if the box goes bad after 18 years. Other wise I would consider myself to be a satisfied customer and would and have recommended Dish to others.

6 months ago

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cj thor Greenville, SC

Very consistent quality. Good Customer Service. Pricing is a tad expensive for what you get though.

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Sharon Monday Morganton, NC

Impossible to cancel. I canceled in February. They failed to cancel it and continued to bill me. Had to stay on the phone for over an hour. Still wanted to charge me for a service I did not use. I had been a customer for at least 10 years! I will never be a customer again!

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Phillip Smolinsky Erie, PA

All the channels are running limited movies now, most of which are over 20 years old. Most are switching to 40 year old tv shows. They won’t even run seasonal movies like “HOP” and “ Rise of the Guardians” now at Easter time for the children at these trying times. Not fair to pay $150. Per month with nothing to watch.

2 months ago

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charles Las Vegas, NV

These people are crooks. I had ordered the NBA package last year not this year. With the NBA the way it is and being broke I can't afford it nor want it. They auto charged me for it $200. I didn't even realize I had it either. I hadn't watch any games. Went to pay the bill and seen the charge. I contacted them and they said no problem we can take it off. They didn't. I called back and again was told yes it will be taken off. They didn't. Called a 3rd time to be told they can not take it off that I have to pay for it. So now I pay or get my TV shut off. Horrible service. To lose a long time customer over $200 is sad. Oh well. Stay clear of them people.

4 months ago

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Barbara Horner Seaside, CA

I have had Dishnetwork for over 20 yrs. They are reliable and have never had any big problem w/ the service. the only complaint I have is pricing is too high, then most of the other cable providers are also too high. These companies should reduce their monthly programs fees by 15-20 dollars so many middle class people can afford to keep the service. The pay for movies are also too high in price. They went from 4.99 to 5.99 and most are now 6.99 and new release (secret garden) 19.99.

9 months ago

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Eddie Rios Ogden, UT

Dish Network equals quality programming at a great cost. Several sports packages only available through Dish. And while competitors offer wild discounts to snag customers, they generally are more expensive in the long run, making Dish the better value overall. Stability in price, great customer support and good solid equipment make it hard to ever consider anyone other than Dish.

1 year ago

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Rob Malta, OH

Overall, I'm quite impressed with DISH. Except during bad weather, reception is excellent. The only reason for not rating DISH with 5 stars is because of their programming and how it is presented. For example, I subscribe to the second most expensive lineup because there is ONE SINGLE program my wife likes. With that lineup comes several programs I would NEVER watch, and in my opinion, the cost is therefore too high for the content I do watch. I think DISH knows the most popular programs and creates their lineups accordingly to assure they maximize their income by manipulating them with certain favorable criteria for themselves. On the more positive side, the Hopper 3 is a technical advance for subscribers that's truly a boon. I can't say enough about the thorough control the Hopper provides to users. There are so many features they are significantly too numerous to mention. Suffice it to say that the Hopper is a superior control that adds tremendous advantages to a DISH viewer's viewing enjoyment! I only wish DISH and their competitors would develop true a la carte viewing lineups. That would be icing on the cake for DISH viewers, and potentially be a significant cost effective way to offer more programs and a lower cost to customers.

2 years ago

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Neal Hiller Parrish, AL

The customer service is outstanding! They listen to all your concerns and answer all your questions to their best ability. If they are not sure of the answer they will find it out for you! Very very nice to deal with! And the price! I’m paying almost 3x less than I did with the other satellite tv provider!!! I give Dish a 5 Star on ALL accounts!!! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

3 years ago

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Donna Peterson Baltimore, MD

Contacted Dish to adjust programming. The rep was professional and patient as we went through the numerous options. Her explanations were clear and I felt confident re: cost adjustments. I was transferred to another rep who walked me through the process of connecting a new receiver to my internet. She was also patient, professional, and provided very clear instructions. Due to recent difficult experiences with CSR’s at other companies, the quality of the ones I dealt with at Dish exceeded expectations.

3 years ago

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Douglas Hess Jr Marietta, OH

I think DISH has been fantastic. Even during the contract disputes with some of the big companies they offer major discounts to compensate. I have looked at cable and Direct TV, but nothing compares to the outstanding programming, price and service of DISH Network. Whenever there is even a minor issue, their customer service people are quick to answer and always friendly and get the problem fixed fast!!! Long time customer and plan to be for a long time.

6 years ago

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Johnnie Albea Winder, GA

I have had Dish since the 1990's and I love it. They are not only the lowest price of anyone else , they have the BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE OF ANYONE. I would pick them over all the rest for their customer service alone even if their price were higher because that is important to me. I have always got fast and friendly service every time I call. It is nice that I get the very best of both price and service. I will always be a Dish customer.

6 years ago

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Bob Houston, TX

Although I like dish and there help on the phone as I travel is outstanding the online support I have used is less than I would call quality. The signals I get our usually great but there is still the problem of rain which it seams satellite companies cannot get around. I odd part I find about dish is the difference between the western satellites and the eastern. I believe the western 3 satellites give a better signal than the eastern 2. The price for the service is not cheap by any means but you can pick and choose. The big difference for me is HD for life. I would have liked the I Pad mini but for some reason I never received one. Would have given a higher score had I. I do recommend Dish and currently plan I keeping it even after the 2 years is up.

6 years ago

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Kathleen SayVon Downers Grove, IL

I have had Dish for several years. First in Pingree Grove, Illinois. The Galaxy tech Derrick Johnson, had to have numerous phone calls and had to come back several times! He was polite and went above and beyond. I now have Dish in another location and the tech Chaz went above and beyond also from Galaxy. I have never had a problem with my bill. They have the most outstanding customer service I have ever experienced. They actually know what they are talking about. There are no hidden charges either! They get a 20 on a 1-10 scale=200%

6 years ago

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Britt Chirrick Eugene, OR

I had DirectTV and it SUCKED!! They charge you a arm & a leg for everything! I was constantly calling them out for repair! They sucked me in for a 2year service contract just so I could get repairs for their failing equipment! Then when HD came out, They charged me $300.00 for the HD receiver that I found out I had to give back after I canceled them! I've never once had problem that Dish didn't fix for free! They are the Best! I Highly recommend them'

6 years ago

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kimberli eicher Bend, OR

Customer service is excellent and never had any issues with reception or billing.

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Luey Schaumburg, IL

Dish network doesn't carry your local teams. They haven't carried the Chicago white sox. cubs or Blackhawks for over a year. All other providers carry these games. They never offered a discount after they dropped content.

2 months ago

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Cheyenne Stewart Knoxville, TN

I do not recommend this satellite TV provider to anybody. They charge you way too much money. Their customer service representatives will not work with you good to solve any problems.

2 months ago

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Richard Reed Benson, AZ

Poorest excuse for what they call customer service. They screw up the mailing address on an order and 20 minutes later say they can't fix it till the receiver comes back. Robots who can't think for themselves.

2 months ago

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Carl G Durr Spokane, WA

I switch from Direct TV to DISH just about a year ago because of bad customer service. When I called Dish, they said they could come out the next morning (saturday) they had it installed in a few hours and the Rep was really nice and considerate of everything. We moved to our new address and was given the best day and time for us. We were really inpressed with the young man that came out and did the work. I was not an easy job either, but proceeded and got it done to our satisfaction. Again this young man was very good his name was Josh. Ask for him if your in Spokane

10 months ago

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J.T. Engel Beaver, PA

I am no longer a customer with DISH but I was for over 17 years and they were good to me and had great service. I only changed service providers because of the times and technology with live streaming and cost effectiveness. I was able to go to Hulu and sling and other live streams for less money with more choices. DIsh was great for the years I had them and since I have good wifi i am able to steam for less. If i did not have good wifi I would stay with dish or if i would move and not have good internet service then I would go back to dish .

10 months ago

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Elaine Chobanian West Frankfort, IL

Our family loves DISH!!! There is so much variety in the content available to watch and the possibilities seem endless. There are plenty of family-friendly viewing options and it offers interests for everyone's needs. Whether it's cooking, gardening, hunting, fishing, news, entertainment, romance or mystery that you want to watch, DISH has it covered.

11 months ago

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Tami Allen Gilbert, AZ

We've been Dish Network customers for over 10 years now. They have only gotten better since we first signed up. We have a great selection of channels, including many sports channels which my husband loves. He especially appreciates that Dish carries his PAC-12 network since he's an avid football fan, and they have ASU games on that channel. I love the DVR. It gives me the ability to record several shows at once, and has the storage capacity to store several seasons of several different shows. I love the extra space and the fact that I can record movies as well. I also love that we can watch DVR shows in every room in the house. Dish also has a PrimeTime Anytime channel that records the prime time shows from the major channels so you can watch them at your leisure. This is great for finding new favorite shows that I may have missed! My bill has stayed pretty much the same with a modest increase here or there, but it's been over a decade, so that doesn't bother me. The added technology and convenience have made it worth it to me.

2 years ago

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Rex The Bronx, NY

So, unlike other providers when there's an overcast or bad weather the reception is horrible ...otherwise its great

2 months ago

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