DISH Network L.L.C. the leading provider of satellite TV entertainment in the United States have became the first ever pay-TV provider in the United States to launch a true TV Everywhere offering. This gives DISH Network viewers the chance to watch all of the live as well as recorded TV programs on compatible smartphones, tablets as well as laptops. DISH Network viewers can get access to these features by downloading and using the DISH Remote Access application in connection with their broadband-connected, Sling-enabled receiver.
As the leading provider of satellite TV entertainment in the United States, DISH Network is proud to be the first pay-TV provider to bring its customers the scope to enjoy their TV anywhere, anytime on a wide range of popular devices. Unlike the traditional mobile viewing from conventional cable as well as telcos which limit access to some programs, TV Everywhere services from DISH Network offers consumers 24 x 7 accesses to the whole live and recorded content included in their DISH Network programming fees.
To have the live viewing feature of DISH Remote Access, the viewers need to be DISH Network subscribers as well as have a Sling-enabled device like the latest-released Sling Adapter a small place shifting device which teams up with DISH Networks DISH HD DVR ViP 722 and 722k. With the help of a Sling Adapter, viewers can view their DISH HD or standard definition DISH Network shows that include live and recorded shows, on compatible mobile devices or laptops. The award-winning Sling Adapter is powered and operated through a USB connection, offering one easy, plug-and-play system without the requirement for any extra wires or connectors. The Sling Adapter is available to new and existing DISH Network customers.
The DISH Remote Access app offers a number of features including the scope to view live TV programming from all of the subscribed channels, viewing all DVR recordings, managing recordings and deletion of shows, using a mobile device as a fully functional remote control.
DISH Remote Access supports 3G as well as WiFi-enabled phones, laptops as well as tablets. Some of the devices compatible with the app include include:-
iPhone & iPod touch: Enjoy your TV on iPhone’s Retina display. You can download the DISH Remote Access app now via the iTunes Store.
iPad (TV viewing will be coming soon on iOS 4.2): Watch your favorite TV shows, live as well as in HD, on the crystal-clear 9.7 inch screen of iPad. The DISH Remote Access app is at present available via the iTunes Store and it will soon be up to date to offer full-screen TV viewing for the iPad.
Android: DISH Network brings you full support to the worlds fastest-growing smartphones. DISH Remote Access for Android devices is available for those 4.3-inch display smartphones as well as tablets. DISH Remote Access app can be downloaded via the Android Market with the help of your device.
Windows & Mac Computers: DISH Remote Access brings you high-definition TV viewing on Windows as well as Mac systems. DISH Network subscribers can log in to DISH Remote Access app at DISH Networks website to avail the service.
BlackBerry: DISH Remote Access can turn your BlackBerry in to an entertainment device, and it will no longer remain just a business phone. You can now watch your TV anywhere and anytime.
So get ready to enjoy TV Everywhere on DISH Network.