LAS VEGAS, Jan 08, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) and its DISH Network(TM) satellite TV service announced today from the 2007 International Consumer Electronics Show the rollout of its DishDVR Advantage Package, the first-ever DVR bundle offered by a pay-TV provider.
The DishDVR Advantage Package saves customers 7 percent over items purchased separately. For $49.99 per month, DISH Network customers will receive America's Top 200 with local channels where available and a dual-tuner standard definition receiver. The offer also includes DISH Network's 18-month Home Protection Plan, which provides priority technical support, free replacement of equipment, video cabling and power surge repairs, reduced priced in-home service and free installation when a customer moves.
The price of the DishDVR Advantage Package has no hidden charges, therefore the advertised price is what customers will see on their bills. The package will be available to customers starting Feb. 1,2007.