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      Satellite TV vs. Cable TV More than 27 million households have switched from cable and over-the-air TV to satellite TV. Why? When you compare satellite TV to cable TV you'll discover the biggest reasons are cost, picture quality, program choices, and customer satisfaction. Here's a side-by-side comparison and a review of satellite TV vs. cable TV. Click here, or call 1-888-228-0942 for more info or to get DISH Network at the best price. Click here, or call 1-866-529-6828 for more info or to get DIRECTV at the best price. Satellite TV vs. Cable TV Comparisons Satellite TV vs. Cable TV Cost While satellite TV rates have been coming down in recent years due to competition between satellite TV providers, cable rates have increased an average of 8.2% a year. The current cost for the least expensive satellite TV program package is $24.99 per month versus an average of $39.99 for cable TV. In our area basic cable costs $37.30 a month for 64 channels, plus $10.95 a month to add a few digital channels. Installation in one room is $39.95, plus $9.95 for each additional room. Compare that to $29.99 mo. for 190+ DISH Network all-digital program channels, free installation in up to 6 rooms, plus a free DVR (digital video recorder - $6 mo. DVR service fee applies) and free HD receivers in up to 3 rooms, and you can see why so many people have switched to satellite TV. Variety Satellite TV offers more channels and more variety than cable TV - up to 350 channels. It also offers more movies, more sports programs, more international programming, and more HD (high definition) programming than cable TV. With satellite TV you can also get access to instant streaming movies, TV shows, and online games. Reliability Satellite TV outages average less than 1% compared to cable TV at 3%-5%.  Customer Satisfaction J.D. Power and Associates has ranked the two major satellite TV providers - DISH Network and DIRECTV - higher in customer satisfaction than any of the cable TV companies for the last five years. Click here for a side-by-side comparison of DIRECTV and DISH Network. Click here, or call 1-888-228-0942 for more info or to get DISH Network at the best price. Click here, or call 1-866-529-6828 for more info or to get DIRECTV at the best price. ©
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       Feature Satellite TV Cable TV   Monthly Service Fee DISH Network - $29.99 Average is $39.99 DirecTV - $29.99     Price Adjustments Prices have decreased Prices have increased       Installation Fee Free Varies by company   Number Of Channels Dish Network - 320 Average is 180 DIRECTV - 265       Local Channels Included with service Included with service       Movie Channels HBO, Showtime, Starz, HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, Encore, Cinemax, Encore, The Movie Channel The Movie Channel       Music Channels Up to 112 channels Average is 56 channels         Pay-Per-View 60 movies plus special Varies by company events per month      Streaming Video Up to 25,000 streaming No movies and TV shows      Sports Packages Football, Baseball, Some companies have Basketball, Hockey, sports packages, and Tennis, Soccer, Boxing, some do not UFC, WWE, Rugby, Cricket, Golf Nascar, Horse Racing Outdoor Channel International Channels DISH Network - 20 Some companies carry DIRECTV - 14 international channels, and some do not       Adult Channels 9 channels Most companies do not carry adult channels        DVR Receiver DISH Network - 2,000 Average is 150 hours hours recording time, recording time, record 6 shows at once record 2 shows at once DIRECTV - 1,000 hours recording time, record 5 shows at once        HD Channels DISH Network - 200 Average is 100 DIRECTV - 160      Internet Service Yes No     Customer Service Toll-free and online Toll-free and online service 24/7 service 24/7     Installation Times Within 24 hours Within 24 hours in most areas in most areas       Signal Outages 1% on average 3% to 5% on average  Customer Satisfaction DISH Network Less than satellite TV, and DIRECTV are varies by company ranked #1 and #2
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