Choose DIRECTV over DISH for satellite TV

When it comes to home entertainment, there’s no doubt that satellite TV beats cable, but not all satellite TV providers are the same. Compare DIRECTV to DISH Network. From value to technology, there are many reasons why DIRECTV is a popular choice for premium entertainment.

Compare DISH and DIRECTV

185+ full-time HD channels1
DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over Cable for 18 years running

HD DVR service fee included for up to 2 rooms
Wirelessly connect up to 8 TVs3

DISH Network

DISH Network is the second-largest satellite TV provider in the US with over 14 million customers. Base TV packages range from 60+ to 290+ channels. Customers can add packages that include premium, sports, specialty and international channels. DISH subscribers can record and play shows with Hopper® for an additional monthly DVR fee. DISH also offers bundles featuring Internet and home phone services. Internet and phone providers offered in DISH bundle packages include Windstream® and Frontier®.


Over 19 million customers choose DIRECTV for satellite TV service. TV base packages offer hundreds of channels, and customers have the option to add sports, premium, specialty and international channel packages. Genie® allows you to record multiple shows at once and watch programming at your convenience. Bundles featuring satellite TV as well as AT&T Internet and home phone service are available. Other bundles with top providers are also available in AT&T non-serviceable areas.

DIRECTV gives you an entertainment edge over DISH

Choose your satellite TV package and get high-quality programming

Package choices

Choose from several TV packages to find one with the perfect channel lineup and price for you. Then add sports packages, premium channel packages, international programming and more to boost your entertainment lineup.

More sports

DIRECTV is the winning choice for every fan. No one does football like DIRECTV. Get DIRECTV and get the games you want to see this season.

Exclusive programming

Get DIRECTV and access programming you can’t get with DISH. Audience® Channel is a DIRECTV-exclusive and included with every package. Tune in for original dramas, concerts, feature films and more, but only when you have DIRECTV.


Connect your HD DVR to the Internet for access to thousands of titles, available whenever you want.4 Watch full seasons of shows, catch up on missed episodes, or create your own movie night with DIRECTV On Demand.

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Stream Live TV

With DIRECTV, you have the freedom to watch TV your way. Take your entertainment on the go and stream live and recorded TV on up to 5 devices with the DIRECTV App.5

Bundle and save

DIRECTV bundles featuring AT&T Internet and home phone are available wherever AT&T services are offered. If AT&T isn’t available in your area, you can still get a great bundle featuring other top Internet providers. Don’t miss out on the best deals on double play and triple play bundles for your home. Get your essential home services all in one place when you call.