The cost of satellite internet varies greatly based on the speed and package a consumer chooses and a reasonable range to expect is anywhere from $40/month to $200/month, with an average running about $100/month. Through GoDISH, DISH customers can bundle their DISH network cable packages with satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat- both of which have availability nationwide, including many rural areas where cable might be harder to access. Take a look at their plans below.
HughesNet Satellite Internet
HughesNet has been providing satellite Internet to homes across the country since the ‘90s and is regarded as one of the most reliable options within the industry. Boasting signal reliability of 99.99%, HughesNet offers a variety of Internet plans that all contain the same download speeds, 25 Mbps, but fluctuate on the amount of monthly data you are allowed to download each month. It is important to note that satellite Internet connections can see some connectivity issues during rain or if your line of sight is being obstructed, but again, HughesNet has a track record of being there for its subscribers despite outside factors. HughesNet prices may also vary from market to market. Take a closer look at what this titan of the satellite Internet industry has to offer your home.
|Plan||Peak Download Speeds||Monthly Price||Connection Type||Type of User||# of Devices||Monthly Data|
|HughesNet 10||25 Mbps||*Prices begin at $49.99 depending on area||Satellite||Light Internet users||1-3||10 GB|
|HughesNet 20||25 Mbps||*Prices begin at $59.99 depending on area||Satellite||Light Internet users||3-5||20 GB|
|HughesNet 30||25 Mbps||*Prices begin at $89.99 depending on area||Satellite||Light to Moderate users with multiple devices||5-6||30 GB|
|HughesNet 50||25 Mbps||*Prices begin at $139.99 depending on area||Satellite||Moderate users with multiple devices||7-8||50 GB|
Viasat Satellite Internet
With over half a million subscribers, Viasat delivers satellite Internet solutions throughout the United States with a decent variety of plans for you to choose from. Viasat is the perfect solution for DISH customers looking to bundle their home’s television services with a fast, reliable Internet connection. If you are in an underserved market, no longer does your home need to suffer from being disconnected to the world wide web. Viasat works like any other satellite Internet provider with a proven track record of success within its field. Of course, Viasat works best when the weather isn’t a factor, and obstruction can hinder your signal, still, Viasat continues to provide its subscribers with a signal they can count on when they need it most. Check out Viasat’s robust Internet offerings below.
|Plan||Peak Download Speeds||Monthly Price||Connection Type||Type of User||# of People||Monthly Data|
|Unlimited Basic 12||12 Mbps||$40.00||Satellite||Light||1-2||15 GB|
|Unlimited Bronze 12||12 Mbps||*Starts at $70.00/mo. depending on location||Satellite||Light Internet users||1-2||35-40 GB/mo. depending on location|
|Unlimited Silver 12||12 Mbps||$150.00||Satellite||Light Internet users||1-3||45 GB|
|Unlimited Gold 12||12 Mbps||$200.00||Satellite||Light Internet users||1-4||65 GB|
|Unlimited Silver 25||25 Mbps||$100.00||Satellite||Moderate users with multiple devices||1-3||60 GB|
|Unlimited Gold 30||30 Mbps||$150.00||Satellite||Moderate users with multiple devices||1-4||100 GB|
|Unlimited Gold 50||50 Mbps||$150.00||Satellite||Moderate uses with multiple devices||1-4||100 GB|
|Unlimited Platinum 100||100 Mbps||$200.00||Satellite||Moderate to heavy users with a variety of devices||1-5+||150 GB|
How to Bundle Your DISH Television Services with Satellite Internet
Here at GoDish, our expert team is prepared to connect your home to the best in satellite television programming and can help you find the appropriate avenue for bundling your DISH services with top-quality Internet. We work with HughesNet and Viasat to ensure that customers can be completely satisfied with their home’s telecommunication services.