DISH vs. DirecTV Live TV Provider  Comparison

Find out how much you could save when you switch to DISH. Compare DISH vs. DirecTV channel packages, pricing, features, and so much more!

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You will save $/mo. with DISH, with savings of $ every year.

See below for the great benefits you'll
get with DISH for only $/mo. more!


with channels

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and a price that won't change for Two Years - Guaranteed


1 Primary DVR Receiver

+ Voice Remote
+ 24/7 Signal Monitoring
+ Free Standard Professional Installation

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Hopper Duo DVR Features - $5/mo.

Hopper Duo™ is a feature-rich satellite receiver with a modern look and the ability to support a second HD TV with a Joey® client in the home. Hopper Duo™ includes our newest Voice Remote, Wi-Fi, Netflix, and a variety of apps and other exciting features.

Hopper 2 DVR Features - $10/mo.

Store 500 hours of HD recordings and turn any TV in your home into a smart TV with our included Voice Remote, Alexa Integration and access to apps like Netflix and Pandora.

Hopper 3 DVR Features - $10/mo.

Hopper 3® gives you conflict-free entertainment for the entire household with the ability to watch and record up to 16 programs at once. With built-in 4K support, you can watch a variety of On Demand movies, shows and Netflix in 4K quality.

Joey Receiver - $7 ea./mo.

The standard Joey Connects other TVs in the home with your Hopper to create a whole-home entertainment experience without having a full DVR in every room.

See how DISH beats DirecTV's satellite service

Features DISH
Automatically skip commercials on select primetime shows*  YES NO
Transparent TV pricing with no hidden fees YES NO
Get the ultimate basketball viewing experience on live and streaming TV YES YES
Signal Reliability Money-Back Guarantee YES NO
Watch any 4 shows at once on one screen      YES NO
Watch 100% of your live TV channels anywhere YES NO
Record up to 16 shows at once, with up to 2,000 hours of DVR space YES NO
Free Universal Search Voice Remote with remote finder function YES NO
Search across live TV and streaming apps with voice remote YES YES
Easily access streaming content directly from the guide** YES YES
Enjoy free same day/next day installation  YES YES

*Commercial skip feature is available at varying times, starting the day after airing, for select primetime shows on ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC recorded with PrimeTime Anytime. Comparing DISH America's Top 120 Package to DirecTV's Satellite Connected Choice Package, August 24, 2023.

**Netflix, Prime and YouTube with DISH, Netflix, Prime and Max with DirecTV.

Say what you want and it's on.

Tap into the power of the DISH Voice Remote to easily find your favorite shows and channels. Use your voice to search, change channels, and pause your favorite shows.

Only DISH gives you more value, flexibility and channels.

Get 190 all-time favorite channels, including USA, CMT, Disney Channel, ESPN, and E!, plus a Free DISH Voice Remote and DVR included! All backed by our 2-Year TV Price Guarantee.


Only DISH gives you the Hopper3, our most powerful DVR ever.

The Hopper® 3 lets you watch and record 16 shows at once. It has over 2,000 hours of SD DVR space, enough for recording the family’s favorite movies and shows.

DISH is ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power for the sixth year in a row1