you can never compare both satellite tv provider without stuff to compare. i think these should answer your question IF you're into low price - go with dish network more HD - go with dish network (they updated their number of HD channels) family entertainment - go with dish network sports entertainment - go with direct tv digital channels - go with dish network international programming - go with dish network
Each network channel is different for most cities. To find you local channels, you can go to www.dishnetwork.com and click on the link, Check TV Schedule, in the upper right hand corner under Login. This will display DISH Network Channel Guides. Select your programming package and input your zip code, then press Submit. This is give you a list of all your channels with the channel numbers. The lower numbers will be the local channels…
Dish Network offers a variety of packages depending upon how many channels you require and how much you are willing to spend. The Dish America package offers all the basic channels for $24.99 per month. Their "everything" pack is probably the best option, offering 315 regular channels as well as 30 premium channels for only $84.99 per month.
In order to subscribe to DISH Network services you would need to call DISH Network directly at 1-800-333-3474, or visit DISHnetwork.com in order to establish an account & have the necessary equipment installed such as, a satellite dish & receiver. After being installed & establishing your account you will be able to subscribe to a programming package containing a variety of channels that you will be able to enjoy.
If you are talking about the Anderson LIVE show, it is on in limited markets on local channels - Dish has nothing to do with this, it is between your local channels and the Anderson show. Local channels are usually located on channel 3 - 50. You can also search for the show using the "#" or search key on your Dish remote.
We are adding new HD channels throughout the year. On our website we have a link that shows all the HD channels available within the different programming packages we offer. Rumor has it that sometime in February Dish Network will be adding additional HD channels. I don't know what channels these are but would guess they are many that Direct TV added at the beginning of this year (USA, Spike, CMT, MTV, etc.)
Internet and television services are both provided by DISH Network. I would recommend DISH Network due to the great specials right now. You can get 100 All-Digital Channels for only $9.99/month for 6 months. Below are some good sites for all the info and the Dish Network free install promo. In addition, UsDish.com offers affordable deals on DISH Network service.