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3-Only one remote per box, can’t get an extra remote for the wife so we pass the single remote back and forth.
This remote says DIRECTV Now remote but I think it is the same remote that comes with the current box. Someone can correct me if that is wrong.

 

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Bob, I have been with DTV also for 23 years. We were thinking of streaming too. If the picture quality is just as good then the only other question I have for you is we live in the country and our fastest internet speed right now is 24 mbs. Will this be good enough to use 2 TVs? Thanks
DirecTV recommends at least 8 mbps for each stream.
Does the DTV box support WiFi or Ethernet Or either?
Both.
 

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Thats a good point.. If you obviously aren't getting close to the speed you pay for then cut the package back
If his service is as bad as he claims buying GIG and getting 100 mbps...if he got a 100 mbps plan he would probably only get 10 mbps. 🤣

All I know is if I was paying for GIG service and getting the results he posted I would be on the phone every single day for support and filing complaints through every avenue possible.
 

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T-Mobile got kind of crazy. They now offer their service nationwide but if you don't qualify for their unlimited plan they have Home Internet Lite plans that are available in 100 GB, 150 GB, 200 GB, or 300 GB data buckets. The 100 GB plan runs $50 per month. 150GB available for $75 per month, 200GB for $100 and 300GB for $150. If you exceed the limit of your plan they throttle you down to 128 kbps. I am on the T-Mobile unlimited plan and I don't even stream live TV but I stream other stuff and I am around 1TB monthly. The highest lite plan at 300 GB per month would not nearly be enough. You can blow through 300 GB pretty fast. I am getting around 300 mbps down and 40 mbps up on my plan which is pretty decent. There are a lot of complaints from T-Mobile users that are on congested towers getting way worse numbers than I am. Also the Home internet customers are on the lowest priority level. Mobile phone users get the bandwidth if it is limited. While it is great for me where I am located it can be pretty bad in other places.
 

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And if they couldn't maintain speed on a tier besides calling every day I would be dropping down to the tier they could provide instead of wasting money
I agree...it couldn't hurt to try a lower plan.

And yes I have read about other people that go to the T-Mobile store can get the unlimited plan where the website says it isn't available. 15 day free trial if you can get them to send you the gateway.
 
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