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the Price of Satellite Cable TV with DVR

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$ 70
Dec 2007
Northeast Arkansas
120 channels plus a movie channel package  more... close row
$ 87
Apr 2008
Phoenix, AZ
Free installation for satellite cable with dvr  more... close row
$ 60
Mar 2008
West Salem, Ohio
Satellite cable with two DVRs  more... close row
$ 80
May 2008
Phoenix, AZ
Still do not watch much TV  more... close row
$ 40
Apr 2008
Ashland, KY
Satellite Cable TV with DVR but no local stations  more... close row
$ 54
Mar 2008
Braintree, MA
Satelite TV Service with DVR  more... close row
$ 0
Feb 2008
columbia, mo
Satellite system installed with dvr and hd  more... close row
$ 90
Aug 2007
Marana, AZ
Satellite cable with bad customer service  more... close row
$ 65
Apr 2008
Omaha, NE
Living without TV during installation  more... close row

Description of service

I recently got a premium cable service with a dvr from a large satellite company. First of all it took probably two weeks for the company to get everything properly installed. The DVR cost $20 to install and then there's a rental/programing fee of $13/month. This leaves about $52 which was purely for their mid grade premium service which included almost 120 channels. However many of these channels are just filler so I would say that I actually use around 60 channels, and that might even be stretching it.


Review of Service

Like I mentioned before it took them about two weeks to get everything properly installed. During this time I was without TV, which for me was quite difficult. The installation crew was very nice and knowledgeable, just not very fast. An I was always forced to sit around waiting for the satellite company to come because the best time schedule they could give me was either in the AM or PM. Know that I actually have the service I'm quite happy with it because my life no longer revolves around the TV's schedule. I know make my own schedule.


Tips

Try to get an introductory deal which will usually be about half off. I opted to pay full price because the overall monthly price would be lower resulting in a better deal over a long period of time.


$ 45
Apr 2008
Mount Pleasant, NC
Free Installation fee with satellite cable TV and DVR  more... close row