|Features||DISH Network||Verizon Fios TV|
|# of Shows Records at One Time||16||6|
|# of Hours of Storage (HD)||Up to 500 hours||Up to 20 hours|
|Ability to watch TV anywhere||100% of live TV anywhere||100% of live TV anywhere|
|Built-In App Integration||Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Pandora, YouTube and the Weather||Netflix|
|Access to local channels||Yes||Yes|
|Record primetime content on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox||Yes||Yes|
|Nationwide Coverage Availability||Yes||No, only available in Connecticut, DC, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Virginia|
|Signal Reliability||99.9% signal dependability||N/A|
|Free, Fast professional installation||Yes||$99 installation fee|
|Ranked #1 in Customer Service by J.D. Power||Yes||No|
|Cheapest Package Comparison Section||America’s Top 120||Your Fios TV|
|Price Lock Guarantee||2 Years||No price lock|
|Local Channels Fee||$0||$0|
|Regional Sports Fee||Not available||No|
|Contract Period||2 Years||No annual contracts|
|Price Increase After First Year||$0||Price may increase vary depending on location|
|Second Year Monthly Price||$59.99||Price may increase vary depending on location|
|Extra Perks||DISH Perks include free month-long previews, sweepstakes, watch events and more.||No annual contracts|
Freedom to choose your own subscriptions whenever you want.
|Special Offers||Special offers for health care workers, First responders, military, 55+||None|
DISH Network vs. Verizon Fios Technology
When you subscribe to DISH Network, there are exclusive features for everyone to enjoy! One feature that sets us apart from our competitors is the Hopper 3. This mighty DVR is a force to be reckoned with because it has advanced technology that creates a unique TV experience for every person. The Hopper 3 can record up to 16 shows at once and store up to 500 hours of your favorite shows in HD- so record and watch without limits! Never lose the remote again with Remote Finder, skip commercials with AutoHop, watch up to 4 shows at once with Multi-view and enjoy built-in apps such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Pandora, YouTube and weather apps! The Hopper 3 creates a TV experience that’s second to none and it’s only available exclusively for DISH Network customers.
DISH Network vs. Verizon Fios Service
Our customer service team is devoted to serving each customer with an exceptional experience, from installation to addressing any questions you might have, DISH is here to serve you! DISH Network has continuously ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power and has an A+ overall score from the Better Business Bureau. Get the help you need through phone, email, or chat seven days a week!
DISH Network vs. Verizon Fios Value
DISH Network offers the most value for an unbeatable price. Every package comes standard with a two-year price lock guarantee, Voice Remote with Google Assistant, HD channels, Hopper Smart DVR, and 3 months of free premium channels all starting for just $59.99 a month. If you want to get even more bang for your buck, we have money-saving bundling options for the ultimate TV and high-speed internet deal.