The Hopper. The people's choice.

The Hopper® Whole-Home HD DVR is the award-winning center of your home entertainment universe.

Twice as much recording as DIRECTV

"I record multiple shows at once and have plenty of room on the Hopper for them all."

Jeff Pieper, Ewing, IL

See What We Mean

Primetime TV on your time

"I love the prime time anytime feature that allows me to record my favorite networkshows without using multiple tuners…"

Robert Ruby, Nazareth, PA

How Do We Do It?

Watch commercial-free TV

"I like the freedom to watch shows without commercials…"

Christy Goo, Belton, MO

How Does it Happen?

FREE upgrade with your subscription to any qualifying package.

Important TermsPromotional offers require 24-month commitment and credit qualification. Monthly fees apply: Hopper, $12; Joey, $7; Super Joey, $10. Additional Important Terms

More Features

More things our customers love about the Hopper.

Watch this
record that

Record your favorite shows while watching something else. Add a Super Joey to record up to 8 channels at the same time.

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Bend time and space from your recliner.

  • If your 8 favorite shows are on at the same time you’re covered with the Hopper and the Super Joey.*
  • Without the Super Joey, you can still record 6 shows at once, while watching one.
  • The Hopper automatically alerts you when you have recording conflicts and even recommends another time to record the conflicting show
  • Prioritize your absolute favorites in advance and rest assured they’ll be recorded
  • Pause live TV in one room and continue watching it in another room

*Record ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC plus four additional channels. Feature must be enabled by customer and is subject to availability.

Have more choice

Enjoy on-demand movies, pay-per-view events and FREE Apps when you connect your Hopper to the Internet.

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An Internet-connected Hopper is an even more powerful Hopper.

  • Enjoy On Demand programming whenever it’s convenient for you
  • Order special pay-per-view events through your TV without making a phone call
  • Interact with apps from Pandora, Facebook, MLB Network, The Weather Channel and more
  • View and pay your bill through your TV

Do not disturb

Listen to programming with Bluetooth® headphones or connect your Hopper to your surround sound without wires.

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Bluetooth audio streaming keeps the peace (and quiet).

  • Connect your Bluetooth headphones to the Hopper for late-night viewing
  • Add a Bluetooth sound bar for Hi-Fi audio without the wires
  • Enjoy music in any room with the TV off

Find your remote easier

Never lose your remote again! Press a button and the Hopper will make your remote beep, so you can hear where it's hiding.

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Your remote will never be lost for long

  • Simply press a button labeled "Locate Remote" on your Hopper
  • Your remote will emit a series of loud beeping noises
  • If you can't hear it, you can see it. 4 buttons on top of your remote will blink and light up repeatedly.

Mess with the
volume less

No more loud commercials. SRS® TruVolume technology automatically prevents annoying volume fluctuations.

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Volume fluctuations are bad. Eliminate them.

  • Ensures a more even TV watching experience
  • Works between shows and commercials so that the volume does not rise when commercials come on
  • Works when changing channels so you don’t run into any really LOUD shows when you’re channel surfing

Make your TV smarter

More than just TV! Access apps like Pandora, Facebook, MLB Network, Vevo and Netflix through your TV.

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Apps aren’t just for phones

  • Radio on the TV! Use your remote to create your own personalized radio station with Pandora.
  • Facebook isn't just for computers, tablets and phones. Share your favorite shows - while you're watching them!
  • Score! Get instantly updated on box scores, news and more from the revolutionary MLBN Interactive.
  • No more waiting for the forecast! TWC Interactive lets you use your remote to view today's forecast, 5-day forecast, radar and more.

Search less.
Watch more.

Search across live and On Demand programming, plus our predictive search helps you get results faster.

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Finding your favorites is easier than ever

  • Search by title, actor, channel and more to find your favorite shows.
  • Search live, recorded programs and On Demand content.
  • With predictive search, the Hopper will start showing results immediately as you type, so you'll find your favorite shows faster than ever.

Be more remote.
Have more control.

Control the Hopper with pretty much any device – smartphone or tablet – whether you’re home or away.

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Change almost any device into a remote control

  • DISH Anywhere
  • No matter where you are, you can enjoy ALL your subscribed programming at your own convenience on your laptop, desktop or mobile device.
  • Schedule, view, edit and delete new recordings from your mobile device.
  • When you’re at home, you can use your mobile device as a remote control.
  • Transfer programs from the Hopper to your mobile device for offline viewing in remote places, airplanes or other areas where you have no Internet.
  • DISH Explorer
  • Control the Hopper from your iPad when it’s in the same room or on the same Wi-Fi connection as the Hopper.
  • See thumbnails of the most popular programs on television at any given moment.
  • Get recommendations of related programs you may want to watch or record, based on what you are watching right now.

A protection plan
for peace of mind.

Easy equipment replacement, 24/7 phone support and free power surge repairs.

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You have no problem, because we have a plan.

  • Replacement Equipment
  • Most problems are solved with a simple phone call. If the problem is isolated to the Hopper, and it cannot be fixed on the call, we'll send a replacement Hopper directly to you – just return the old Hopper. The plan covers full replacement and shipping costs.
  • Video Cabling & Power Surge Repairs
  • If a power surge damages your Hopper or inside video cabling, we will replace or repair it for free.
  • In-Home Service
  • If we're unable to solve your problem with a technical support call, we'll send someone out to help you. Our nationwide service network ensures you're covered no matter where you live. An authorized technician will come to you for only $10. Just give us a call, and we'll schedule it.

Something for
your ears, too

The Hopper gives you over 70 channels of SiriusXM satellite radio for your listening pleasure.

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Radio on the TV

  • Only DISH offers over 70 channels of SiriusXM satellite radio for no charge with America's Top 120, DishLATINO Clasico, and higher packages.
  • These are the same music channels available in your car if you have Sirius XM for your vehicle.
  • DISH is the only pay TV provider to give you SiriusXM satellite music.
  • Attach the Hopper to your surround sound system to enjoy SiriusXM around the house.

Get a FREE Hopper upgrade

FREE with your subscription to any qualifying package.

How to enjoy whole-home entertainment

Joey

Expand to other rooms

Use a Joey to get Hopper features in any room with a wired connection.

Wireless Joey

Put TVs in hard-to-reach areas

Use a Wireless Joey™ to place a TV wherever you have a strong Wi-Fi signal.

Super Joey

Record even more programming

Use the Super Joey to add more TV tuners and avoid recording conflicts.

Virtual Joey

Turn other devices into a DVR

Use the Virtual Joey to transform your PlayStation (3 or 4) or Smart TV into a set-top box.

Learn how you can enjoy a house full of entertainment for friends and family.

Go from whole-home entertainment
to anywhere entertainment.

See how the Hopper gives you the power to watch live and recorded TV anywhere.

Best New Travel Gadgets for 2014: DISH Anywhere Hopper Transfers
- Travel + Leisure

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"The Hopper offers some unique, desirable features that you just can't get anywhere else."
- Engadget

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"The Hopper is a glimpse into TV’s future…"
- Reviewed.com 9/30/2013

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Get the most powerful DVR in the entire world.

FREE Upgrade with any qualifying package.

Important TermsPromotional offers require 24-month commitment and credit qualification. Monthly fees apply: Hopper, $12; Joey, $7; Super Joey, $10. Additional Important Terms