DISH customers get HD Free for LIFE® with qualifying packages.
The Hopper® enables you to record up to 8 shows at once, and store up to 2,000 hours of programming.
The Smart Pack from DISH gives you over 55 of the most popular channels for only $19.99 per month.
Time Warner charges an upgrade fee to get an HD capable DVR.
Time Warner Cable's DVR is limited to recording only 2 shows at once, and can only store up to 200 hours of programming.
Time Warner Cable's basic package starts at $39.99 per month. That's $20 MORE per month than the Smart Pack from DISH.