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Dish Now or wait til 922 Availability


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#21 OFFLINE   Sammy2368

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Posted 14 June 2009 - 03:34 PM

What's the difference between the 722 and the 722K?

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#22 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 14 June 2009 - 04:10 PM

Chipset is current, two tuners OTA module($30).

#23 OFFLINE   search4it

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Posted 18 July 2009 - 04:49 PM

I love my VIP722.

Could be along wait and up front $$$ for the 922, and bugs...:hurah:

#24 OFFLINE   Jim5506

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Posted 18 July 2009 - 07:14 PM

Go for the 722K with OTA module NOW. In 1 year the bugs might be out of the 922 and you can upgrade.
Tuners: Hopper 2000; Hopper w/Sling; 3 Joeys; Samsung SIR-T351; Accurian 6000;2 X HD TiVo; 2 X TiVo Series 2 Stand alone; Panasonic Showstopper 2000
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#25 OFFLINE   Mr-Rick

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Posted 19 July 2009 - 08:47 PM

I just became a new Dish subscriber a week ago. I reluctently signed up for a 2 year commitment and got a 722k and a 211k with the new Eastern Arc 1000.4 dish but am being charged $7.00/month to lease this equipment. Now I'm reading that not only did people get free 722k's, but did not have to commit to a contract by paying a $99 fee. I am angry at myself for not researching this more before I subbed. It was exactly 1 week ago so maybe I can still change my agreement? Another new discovery was this new 1000.4 dish only works with mpeg4 equipment so activating any of my older equipment is out.
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That is true, a no commitment is available for a $99 upfront fee. However you also do not get the reduced monthly rate for the first 6 months which depending on what you signed up for could amount to $120 - $210 in savings the first 6 months.




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