DISH Network On Demand vs. DIRECTV On Demand
There was a time when you had to check television guides to see what was playing. Sometimes you were interested in the 3 or 4 things that were on, other times not. DISH Network® TV and DIRECTV® satellite TV changed how many channels you had to choose from. However, DISH Network TV and DIRECTV On Demand revolutionized your viewing experience.
Introduction to DISH Network On Demand
With DISH Network TV or DIRECTV On Demand, you can look through a list of recently released, popular movies. Simply select the one you want and for a small DIRECTV satellite TV fee, you will have access to the movie for a pre-determined amount of time (with DISH Network On Demand, it is generally 24-48 hours). You can then watch what you want, when you are ready to make time for it. If you have a DISH Network/DIRECTV HD system, you can kick the quality of your DISH Network or DIRECTV satellite TV enjoyment up a notch.
DISH Network HD Satellites Deliver DISH Network On Demand
Why is having the power of DISH Network HD satellites useful? Having High Definition television is like an amplification of the DISH Network or DIRECTV satellite TV experience. With an HDTV and proper DISH Network/DIRECTV HD equipment, you can enjoy On Demand movies in HD.
You can have the opportunity to listen to your favorite DISH Network or DIRECTV On Demand comedies, thrillers, and more in Dolby Digital surround sound. Movie buffs will love the enhanced picture quality they’ll get with a DISH Network TV or DIRECTV HD satellite antenna and receiver.
The Technology Behind What DISH Network HD Satellites Offer
DISH Network HD satellites are able to capture hundreds of channels for your viewing enjoyment. The DISH Network HDTV equipment is responsible for delivering DISH Network On Demand movies to your living room. This is better than going to a theater because, again, with the On Demand option, you decide when the movie starts.
Both DISH Network/DIRECTV HD On Demand options bring viewers movies in display resolutions of up to 1080p. Although, what you don’t get with DIRECTV On Demand and a DIRECTV HD satellite system are the capabilities of the DISH Network TV HD receivers. There are 5 different models of receivers available to upgrade your experience to DISH Network HD. Satellites pull the channels in, but the receivers determine how you will navigate through them.
DISH Network vs, DIRECTV HD Satellite Channels
You get more HD channels with DISH Network though DIRECTV HD offers healthy competition. In 3 out of 4 channel packages, DISH Network TV offers double or more than double the number of HD channels that you’d get with DIRECTV HD satellite programming. Plus, you can watch TV anywhere with the new ViP922 HD DVR receiver from DISH Network TV.
DIRECTV HD Satellite Television Keeps The Pressure On
A DISH Network/DIRECTV HD comparison is easy if you use the numbers that each company puts up on their own official sites. DIRECTV continues to add HD channels to their plans and they’re now offering over 160 HD channels, compared to the over 200 HD channels that DISH Network TV offers.
DISH Network TV is continuing to build the best home television entertainment experience for its customers. On Demand programming is just one of the ways DISH Network TV gives viewers what they want the most.
Disclaimer: Please note that this article was written when the satellite TV provider DISH was branded as DISH Network. As of 2/1/2012 DISH Network has changed their branding name to DISH. Article post date: 05/31/2010.