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Dish Network Hopper with Sling

Dish Network Hopper with Sling

from  $239+
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85 Global Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Engadget Summary

If you're a Dish Network customer, there's really no reason not to upgrade to the Hopper with Sling, which combines the service's powerful whole-home DVR with Sling's watch-anywhere functions, so you can take your programs anywhere. Laptop Mag calls it the "ideal package for anyone who wants to watch their shows anytime and anyplace" and says the Hopper "is so good, you may want to ditch cable or DirecTV just to get it." PC Mag also likes the Hopper with Sling, and says it "packs a staggering array of features into a single box," and is "simply the best DVR available today."

Reviews

88
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 4

90
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 5
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
High def DVR
HD recording capacity
50020
SD recording capacity
200020
Number of digital tuners
3
Video outputs
Rf, 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
50020
200020
3
Rf, Hdmi, Composite
Satellite
Video-on-demand

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85 Global Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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).

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User Reviews

100
Fred929
The UI could use a lot of work. The Blockbuster UI sucks, can't really find...read more
90
BadBoz
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
100
raz57
Primetime anytime, automatic commercial skip, external hard drives, USB off...read more
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