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Old 08-26-14, 07:48 PM
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Dish internet

has anyone used Dish internet via satellite??? did you have to get a different dish??
how was the service overall??
 
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Old 08-26-14, 08:36 PM
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No, but the info is available on their site.

You would need a second dish - just for the internet. Cost is high and gets higher if you want more speed etc.
 
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I agree it is very expensive versus other alternatives. I don't have satellite internet but I did check into it for a friend and suggested that he tries to look into other alternatives. It really doesn't matter that much who the provider is either the cost is about the same.
 
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Several yrs ago when I had dial up I checked into satellite internet and the cost was prohibitive There was a significant up front cost for equipment plus a the monthly fee that wasn't cheap. Fortunately they finally run fiber optic lines out my way
 
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I had Blue Sky for awhile for 80 a month. Now I have Verizn for 50 a month but only 5G.
I was just wondering if it had gotten better but it doesnt seem so. I thought maybe they had figured out how to do it with our regular small dishes....I guess not. Screw it.
 
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