Premium Packages in Dish Network is one of the most popular and major package that provides varieties of TV shows, movies and other programs suiting the interest of different viewers. This package can be categorized under the following headings:
Video On Demand
Detailed Description of the Packages:
HBO Premium Package: HBO can be termed as the number one premium channel in America. It is the leading channel delivering exclusive and amazing movies, award winning movies and other important events along with World Championship Boxing. HBO Premium package provides 8 channels both in SD and HD service. In other words this package provides 8 HD and 8 SD HBO channels. The name of the eight channels present in this package are :HBO (East), HBO (East), HBO Signature, HBO( West) , HBO2( West), HBO Family, HBO Latino, HBO HD.
STARZ Premium Package: This package consists of 14 channels including 6 channels in HD. The channels bringsubscribers the latest hit movies of the month that cannot be found anywhere else and can be seen first, only on Starz. The viewers can enjoy 450 different movies in a month at an affordable price. The channels included in Starz are Starz East, Starz West, Starz Cinema East, Starz Comedy, Starz Kids and Family, Starz InBlack, Encore East, Starz Edge, and Starz HDTV and many more.
Showtime Unlimited Premium Package: This package delivers10 standard-definition channels that also includes 4 channels in HD. The package brings a bundle of the top Hollywood movies and award winning originals. It also delivers live concerts and comedy shows. It brings America’s number one Boxing Network on the first Saturday of every month. The channels included within this package are Showtime East, ShowtimeWest, ShowtimeToo, Showcase, ShowtimeExtreme, ShowtimeHDTV, Showtime Beyond, Flix, The Sundance Channel, The Movie Channel, and The Movie Channel Extra.
Cinemax Premium Package: This package comes with 5 channels of unique programming. It provides the latest Hollywood movies with first-run theatrical premieres, new-to-Cinemax movies, top box office releases and other movies. Subscribing this package one can gain the ultimate movie experience. The 5 channels present in this package are Cinemax(East), Cinemax(West), MoreMAX, ActionMAX, 5StarMAX and their channel number start from 310 to 314 respectively.
Playboy TV:Playboy TV can be subscribed alone as a single channel. This channel is delivered on channel number 497. This is an X service and includes late night movies, wild reality shows and a number of adult programming. It also tries to bring to viewers the most beautiful and unique talents available anywhere. Playboy TV broadcasts programs suitable for adults only and therefore children must be strictly restricted from viewing its various programs. Playboy TV is also present in the Adult programming package of Dish Network.
Video On Demand(VOD): Video on demandsuperchargessubscribers’ DVR that empowers them to enjoy different movies and other TV shows like sports, events etc. as according to their convenience. Through movies on demandsubscribers can get 24-hour access to a movie that can be paused, re-winded or forwarded. The movie has to be selected from the Featured movies or Now showing listings. Orders for Video on demand can be done by remote, phone or Internet. Order for VOD through remote is the easiest way of getting access to a movie as here one just requires to go to channel 501 and follow the on screen instructions after selecting a movie. The movies are delivered in stunning clear picture and exhaustive details.
A La Carte Channels: Dish Network also delivers A La Carte channels to subscribers. A La Carte channels can be added to the other programming packages. The channels included in this package are Outdoor Channel, BabyFirstTV, Bloomberg Television, Veria, RFD-TV. Apart from these channels this package includes the Adult subscription channels package wherein many other channels are available. The prices of the channels available in this package varies.
Short description of A La Carte channels:
Outdoor Channel: The channel number for this channel is 153. It features the outdoor programming viz. hunting, fishing, shooting etc that also educates and inspires people of possible outdoor haunting areas along with other entertainment programs. This channel leads other outdoor TV in America. This channel is also accessible in Classic Gold 250 or higher and DishFAMILY.
BabyFirstTV: This channel is available under the channel number 126 in Dish Network. It is the only TV channel in the entire nation that provides programs on babies or toddlers which are strongly supported by various child experts. It delivers programs with enriching contents useful for children from 6 months to 3 years of age. This channel delivers 24-hour programming and the programs serve as guidelines for parents to foster their baby’s development.
Bloomberg Television: The channel number for this channel is 203. This channel can be termed as the personalized financual news channel that captures 24-hour money news, overnight status of foreign markets along with overall weekend financial updates. It also gives regular reports of New York Stock Exchange and Standard & Poor’s Index tickers. Apart from this Bloomberg Interactive delivers subscribers with 6000, free quotes, market news and graphs for DOW, NASDAQ and SPX stocks. It is also available in Classic Gold 250, DishLATINO Max and higher or in DishFAMILY.
Veria: This channel broadcasts programs on healthy living by adopting natural ways. The programs also emphasize on the importance of nature and on people’s need to protect it. The subscribers are also able to watch a classic comedy film every evening. This channel is also available in Classic Gold 250.
RFD-TV: This channel is available in channel number 231. it is also available in Classic Silver 200 and higher or in DishFAMILY. This channel mainly features rural America. It delivers various programming consisting of rural news, agricultural features, horse training and other informational programs.
Adult subscription channels: This package consists of channels that are adult channels. The channels included in this package are Playboy TV, REAL, Fresh, Juicy, Reality Kings TV, Hustler TV, XTSY,Reality Kings TV/Hustler TV,XTSY/Juicy.
Short description of the above packages:
Playboy TV: Playboy TV includes late night movies, wild reality shows and other adult shows. This package is termed as an X service. The channel number for this channel is 489.
REAL: In Dish Network Real is a premium monthly subscription adult channel. This channel is a XX.5 service. This channel brings to viewers programs featuring real scenarios. It also includes adult movies and episodic series. Here adult programs brand new contents are not duplicated and can never be found in other TV networks. The programs are delivered raw without a single cut. Dish Network delivers REAL under the channel number 492.
Fresh: Fresh is an adult premium channel in Dish Network that comes with a monthly subscription. This channel is a XX.5 service. It mainly features adult programs with new talents and new faces. Subscribers can watch new performers in the groundbreaking series, reality programming, casting calls, themed auditions and a lot more. Dish Network delivers this channel on channel number 493.
Juicy: Juicy is one of adult premium channels of Dish Network that comes with a monthly subscription. This is a XX.5 service. This channel constitutes various adult programming featuring exotic beauties fantasies from around the world. This channel is the place where amateur style meets fast paced variety in all play lists. Dish network delivers this channel on channel number 494.
Reality Kings TV: Reality Kings TV is another adult premium channel of Dish network that delivers TV programming with adult content. They are the creators of adult reality content on the Internet. Reality Kings TV renders subscribers a new adult TV experience with their popular shows like MILF Hunter, In the VIP and so on. Dish Network delivers Reality Kings TV on channel number 495.
Hustler TV: Hustler TV is an adult entertainment TV channel in U.S and is one of the adult premium channels of Dish Network. This channel is a XX.5 service. Hustler TV brings a blend of adult programming featuring big adult stars to brand new amateurs, top ethnic titles to hilarious porn parodies. This channel also delivers a number of adult movies and exclusive studio lineups. Dish Network delivers Hustler TV on channel number 496.
XTSY: XTSY is an adult entertainment channel and is one of Adult premium channels of Dish Network. This channel is a XXX service. It deals with the most exotic adult programmings. The movies shown by this channel can be said to be the most sense tantalizing ones. Dish Network delivers this channel on channel number 498.
Reality Kings/Hustler TV: Both Reality Kings TV and Hustler TV are adult entertainment TV service. In Dish Network, both these channels are already delivered separately with separate monthly subscription fee. But subscribers of Dish Network can enjoy these two channels in the same monthly subscription. Both these channels’ programming are XX.5 service.
XTSY/Juicy: XTSY and Juicy are adult entertainment channels that come with adult programming. In Dish Network both these channels are delivered separately with separate monthly subscription fee. But Dish Network also delivers both these adult channels viz. XTSY/Juicy within the same monthly subscription fee. The channel XTSY is a XXX service and the channel Juicy is a XX.5 service.
Thus the premium package is a full fledged package that includes channels delivering programs covering almost all interest areas of people starting from movies, music, sports and a lot of other interesting channels. This package has helped Dish Network to increase its popularity in Satellite TV market.