DIRECTV Genie vs. DISH Hopper: No Contest
Nobody gives you the entertainment you love and the freedom to watch how you want like DIRECTV. The DIRECTV Genie makes it easy to enjoy all of your favorite shows and movies in every room in your home. Find out how you can take your entertainment to the next level with the DIRECTV Genie and compare it to the DISH Hopper.
A Truly Whole-Home HD DVR Experience
With the DIRECTV Genie you can enjoy a full HD DVR experience on every TV in your home with just one HD DVR.1 In fact you can connect up to 8 rooms to one Genie through advanced Genie Minis and turn every room into the TV room.2 That means your family can watch, record, pause, rewind or delete shows from any room in the house. With the Wireless Genie Mini you can even enjoy HD DVR service in rooms without a cable outlet, even outside.3 Plus you can watch live or recorded TV in up to four rooms at once so everyone can watch what they want, when they want.
Dish’s Hopper doesn’t offer that.
Discover New Shows without Searching
The DIRECTV Genie is so advanced that it can help you find your new shows to watch even when you’re not looking. Genie makes recommendations based on shows you already watch so it’s easy to discover new titles without having to search.4
The DISH Hopper offers Intuitive Search that lets you search by title, actor and channel.
Schedule Recordings Sooner
Whether it’s a big game or a season premiere, the DIRECTV Genie lets you set DVR recordings sooner than the DISH Hopper. In fact, with the Genie you can search and schedule recordings two weeks in advance so you won’t have to scramble to set a recording at the last minute.
The Undisputed Leader in Sports
If you’re a sports fanatic, you need DIRECTV, the undisputed leader in sports. Enjoy premium sports packages like MLB EXTRA INNINGS®, NBA LEAGUE PASS, NHL® CENTER ICE® and more. DIRECTV is also the only place where you get NFL SUNDAY TICKET to watch every game, every Sunday.5 Plus DIRECTV offers the most coverage of PGA golf, USTA tennis and MLS soccer.
Don’t let DISH keep you out of the game.
More Channels in HD
The DIRECTV Genie HD DVR can help you get more out of your HDTV than the DISH Hopper. That’s because DIRECTV gives you access to more full-time HD channels than any other satellite provider – over 195!6 Enjoy more of your favorite programming in crystal-clear HD resolutions up to 1080p with DIRECTV.