DISH Network’s acclaimed Hopper 3 DVR sports 16 individual tuners and can be connected to up to six different Joey receivers around the house. This means that your Hopper can be receiving information from up to seven different televisions simultaneously. If you have the full set up in your home, your Hopper 3 DVR can […]
What Is The Hopper?
The Hopper was first introduced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January of 2012 and the first iteration was released in March of that same year. The Hopper is a line of digital video recording (DVR) set-top boxes offered by the U.S. direct-broadcast satellite television provider DISH Network. It is in its third iteration, […]
SlingTV Rolls Out A Better DVR
The live-TV streaming market continues to heat up as major players like SlingTV and DirecTV Now work to innovate and stay ahead of the competition. SlingTV recently announced a major overhaul to their Cloud DVR service, adding the ability to record content on more devices and channels. The new feature is currently available to SlingTV […]
How Many Shows Can You Record At One Time With The Hopper?
The Hopper 3 more than doubles the number of tuners the previous version had, with a total of 16 individual tuners included in the box. This means that you can record up to 16 different shows simultaneously with the Hopper 3. If you utilize the multi-screen view, you can watch four of those shows in […]
YouTube TV Breaks From Industry Standards By Forcing Many Users To Watch Ads
YouTube TV is an alluring choice for consumers with its unlimited cloud-based DVR and low starting price of $35 a month. Unfortunately, as is often the case, there is another kind of cost for this low price service—your time. YouTube TV subscribers are going to be forced to watch commercials on shows you record on […]
Sling TV Opens Up Paid Access To Cloud DVR
DISH Network has been testing a Cloud DVR service for their Sling TV users since November 2016. This initial round of testing was done through a closed beta of Sling users who accessed the service through a Roku product. Those DISH customers who don’t use Roku products can finally rejoice as DISH invites them to […]
DISH Network’s Sling TV Cloud DVR Beta
In what can only be seen as a direct response to AT&T’s recent DirecTV NOW launch, DISH Network has announced a new network DVR beta test for Sling TV subscribers. The beta is showcasing what is being touted as a true cloud DVR with up to 100 hours of storage space. When you hear “cloud […]