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With the advent of big screen smartphones, tablets and almost everybody having laptops, and the fast pace life-style, conventional way of watching TV programmes is dwindling. Majority of persons who are on move most of the time, now want to watch their favourite TV programmes preferably sans advertising content to save their time, while moving and browsing on their gadgets.
Satellite television provider Dish, which has approximately 14 million subscribers in US, can provide long awaited solutions to above problems through its digital video recording device – The Hopper – which has features such as the ability to stream live TV and recorded programs outside the home.
With the Hopper’s exclusive feature, PrimeTime Anytime™, you can record six different shows and store upto three hours of primetime programming for up to 8 days from initial air date. Another plus point is that can save your favorite primetime content forever.
Majority of us hate to get interrupted with advertising content and this suffering has been mitigated by Dish with its innovative Auto Hop feature on the Hopper with which you can also instantly skip commercials in primetime TV on ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC. You can enjoy commercial-free TV when you are watching recorded shows.
Majority of us are addicted to some particular TV programmes, sports events , but due to paucity of time and especially when you are moving for most of the time, you are unable to watch them and does not want to miss your cherished game or break the link in the story of a TV serial. No need to worry as this long awaited solution is also available on the Hopper. All you need to do is to simply transfer your DVR recordings to your iPad with the free Hopper Transfers app before you leave the house and you can enjoy your favorite movies or shows on flights or keep your kids entertained on a long road trip, where internet access is unavailable. Now you don’t need to buy iTunes movies and shows.
The Hopper lets you have full HD DVR functionality on every TV, with which you can pause, rewind and record live TV in any room. Plus, you can access your DVR library on all TVs, and can also record a movie in the living room, start watching it in the bedroom and then finish in the kitchen.
Now, you need not miss watching your favorite team or program and can transform your smartphone, tablet or computer into a portable TV, with the DISH Anywhere app (for Apple and Android devices). You will get the Hopper free when you sign up for DISH, and the packages starting at $24.99 for 12 months with 24 month commitment.
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