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Dish shows off in CES parking lot

Discussion in 'General DISH™ Discussion' started by FTA Michael, Jan 7, 2011.

  1. FTA Michael

    FTA Michael Hall Of Fame DBSTalk Club

    Jul 21, 2002
    Dish Network has a presence in the "Central Plaza" at CES this year. That the parking lot for NAB and other smaller shows.

    Dish is partnered with Winegard to show a huge RV with 4 large HD screens tied to a Dish receiver. One of the screens is above the driver, and will operate while the vehicle is driven. (The RV also has a fridge, a washer/drier, a fireplace, and sleeps 4-6.)

    I asked a guy with a Dish badge about the free pay channels we're going to get along with the rate increase. He said he heard we'd get three months of Showtime and Playboy. I wouldn't rely on that.

    Anyway, Dish was promoting the Pay-As-You-Go plan for RV owners. Nothing new there.

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  2. FTA Michael

    FTA Michael Hall Of Fame DBSTalk Club

    Jul 21, 2002
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  3. ndole

    ndole Problem Solver

    Aug 26, 2009
    That tripod rocks.
  4. jbast

    jbast Mentor

    Feb 8, 2007
    I have been watching HD on Directv while camping for over 5 years, this is not New for Directv customers. NFL and College football, Indy race on memorial day...
  5. RasputinAXP

    RasputinAXP Kwisatz Haderach of Cordcuttery

    Jan 23, 2008
    Not new for Dish customers either, so....what's your point?
  6. dpeters11

    dpeters11 Hall Of Fame

    May 30, 2007
    I believe with DirecTV you only can get HD when you are stationary. Dish HD works when you are actually on the road and moving.
  7. P Smith

    P Smith Mr. FixAnything

    Jul 25, 2002
    Is there added new marketing pitch - "TurboHD" - haha, true, sure ...

    It must be "TrueOvercompressed1440x1080HD" !

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