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Dish Network Hopper

Dish Network Hopper

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83 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Although the Hopper offers some unique features you can't find anywhere else, it leaves big-enough holes to prevent us from calling it our favorite.

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Reviews

85
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 2

64
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 9
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
High def DVR
HD recording capacity
25020
SD recording capacity
100020
Number of digital tuners
3
Video outputs
Rf, Component, Hdmi, Composite
Service type
Satellite
Video services
Video-on-demand
Type
HD recording capacity
SD recording capacity
Number of digital tuners
Video outputs
Service type
Video services
High def DVR
25020
100020
3
Rf, Component, Hdmi, Composite
Satellite
Video-on-demand

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83 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

83
 

User Reviews

20
CaseyP
An awful product that should be avoided. You'll be sorry. - Engadget
70
jimmez100
My biggest complaint is the searching for movies/sports/shows. When it comes...read more
10
mjz3409
I never even received the product, because dish was not able to get a signal...read more
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