COMPARE DISH NETWORK WITH DIRECTV®
 


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COMPARISONDISH NETWORKDIRECTV
 
PROGRAMMING
ProgrammingOver 341 channels availableOver 250 channels available
Local Channels95% of households with TVs92% of households with TVs
Digital Channels100%100%
Premium Movie PackagesHBO The Works
STARZ Super Pack
Showtime Unlimited
Cinemax
Playboy Channel
 
HBO
STARZ Super Pack
Showtime Unlimited
Cinemax
 
Sports Package• NBA League Pass
• NHL Center Ice
• ESPN Game Plan College Football
• MLB Extra Innings
• ESPN Full Court College Basketball
• MLS Direct Kick
• Multi-Sport Package (20+ channels)
• NBA League Pass
• NHL Center Ice
• ESPN Game Plan College Football
• MLB Extra Innings
• ESPN Full Court College Basketball
• MLS Direct Kick
• NFL Sunday Ticket
AudioOffers all standard music video channels (MTV, VH1, CMT and many others) in all programming packages.

Premium subscribers receive 65+ Sirius music channels for free.
 
Offers all standard music video channels (MTV, VH1, CMT and many others) in all programming packages.

31 digital audio DIRECT TV channels
 
HDTVTotal of 31 HDTV channels:
Packages include ESPN HD, Discovery HD TheaterTM, TNT HD, HDNet and HDNet Movies.

Premium channels such as HD HBO and Showtime channels and local channels.
 
Total of 7 HDTV channels plus all NFL Sunday Ticket games:
$9.99/month includes ESPN HD, ESPN2 HD, Discovery HD Theater™, HDNet, HDNet Movies and Universal HD.

Premium channels such as HD HBO and Showtime as well as local channels.
 
International ProgrammingOffered in 19 languages:
(African, Arabic, Armenian, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Chinese, Greek, Korean, South Asian, Italian, Polish, Spanish, Urdu, Farsi, Israeli, Portuguese, Tagalog)
Offered in 9 languages:
(Cantonese, Filipino, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish, Tamil, and Vietnamese)
ADDITIONAL SERVICES
DVR100 hours of DVR in 2 rooms for $5.98 per month with a 9 day program guide70 hours of DVR in 1 room for $5.99 per month
Additional TVs$5.00/month fee on a second & each additional TV$4.99/month fee on a second & each additional TV
PRICING & FEES
Packages & Pricing
America's Top 100 - $19.99
(100+ channels)
America's Top 200 - $32.99
(235+ channels)
America's Top 250 - $42.99
(300+ channels)
America's "Everything" Pak (top 250 plus 4 movie packs) $67.00 - (315+ channels)

* All DISH Network prices are currently available promotional specials
 
TOTAL CHOICE® - $39.99
(155+ channels)
TOTAL CHOICE® PLUS - $49.99
(185+ channels)
TOTAL CHOICE® PREMIERE - $99.99
(250+ channels)
Specials
Free standard installation
1 Free movie package
Promotional packages from $19.99/month.
Up to 4 Rooms for free
Free DISH DVRs
Free HDTV equipment
HDTV programming specials
Free month of the TOTAL CHOICE® PLUS package
Promotional packages from $39.99/month
Up to 4 rooms for free.
DIRECTV DVR $100 rebate
HDTV programming specials
Activation$0 ($49.99 credited on first bill with 18 mth. activation)$0
Shipping Fees$0$0