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Starz/showtime deal for $12.95?
Posted 23 March 2013 - 07:17 AM
I was logged into my account on DirecTV's website and noticed Starz and Showtime have a $12.95 a month deal. Now I have the choice package with HBO and Showtime added on as extra. HBO and Showtime look like it adds $29 to the package price. That seems pretty high to me. You think I can delete Showtime off there and add the Starz / Showtime deal and end up paying the same (or less) but now get more for the money?
The bill comes out to around $125 - $130 a month for HDDVR and an additional HD box and MRV. It seems pretty high to me and I even have a refer a friend credit. Any way I can stretch the value and get more for that price would be nice.
I guess since I'm off contract now the $10 credit for auto bill pay & paperless no longer applies either.
- > Link to my setup thread< -
My DirecTV HD WISHLIST: NickJR, Nicktoons, Revolt.TV, FXM, We, Oxygen, The Hub, Fuse, GSN, Sprout, GAC, Esquire, MTV2, BBC World News, Sundance, Up, Music Choice Play HD (formerly SWRV), Al Jazeera America, Military Channel, NASA
My DirecTV SD WISHLIST: MTV Hits, MTV Jams, Music Choice, Youtoo TV
Posted 23 March 2013 - 07:24 AM
Each time my credit for the HD service runs out I call them and ask about it and usually get it anywhere from 12 months to 6 months at a time.
DirecTV customer since 1996 - Current :Slimline 3 SWM, HR24-100 HDMI to 32" Sharp LED,
HR24-100 Component cables to 46" Samsung LCD & Optical Cable to Yamaha AVR, H21-200 HDMI to Yamaha AVR & HDMI to 52" Mitsubishi LCD
Posted 23 March 2013 - 02:10 PM
Posted 24 March 2013 - 05:49 PM
Directv Genie DVR HR44-700
Directv HD DVR HR24-500
Directv HD Receiver H24-200
Directv Wireless Mini Client C41W-100 (Deactivated)
Directv Standard SD Receiver D12-700
SWM 16 SWM 8-Way Splitter SWM 2-Way Splitter Slimline 5LNB
Directv Subscriber From 2009-?
Posted 25 March 2013 - 05:58 AM
Im getting Starz for 12 months for $6.50.
i got that same offer too. thought it was a pretty good deal.
Xtra + HD Extra Pack