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DISH Anywhere app review: delivering your favorite TV shows on the go 2021



Dish Anywhere app is the companion app of Dish’s Hopper DVR with Sling technology. This live streaming app allows you to watch live satellite TV programming on your iOS device.

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It offers several advanced features including live streaming, integration with Hopper DVR, live programming guide, offline viewing, and many more.

Developed by the Dish Network, this dish anywhere app for iPhone is also compatible with the iPad and iPod touch. Keep reading our DISH anywhere app review for more details.

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Enjoy Watching Live Satellite TV with Dish Anywhere

Dish Network is the leading provider of high-quality satellite TV programs. It is a pioneering company in the field of pay-TV entertainment delivering the latest technological innovations to more than 14 million subscribers.

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The good news is that you can now bring Dish TV with you by downloading the latest Dish Anywhere app. This app integrates with Dish Hopper DVR with Sling technology so you can stream live or recorded programs on your mobile phone or tablet.

So even if you are away from home, you will be able to watch your favorite shows anytime and anywhere.

The Dish Anywhere app comes with a plethora of features that can make your TV viewing experience more convenient and enjoyable. You can download it for free on the App Store and it works perfectly with any of your iOS devices.

After completing the installation process, you will need to link the app with your Dish online account in order to enjoy the full programming features of Dish network. The app will then integrate with the Sling-powered Hopper device so you can start watching your favorite shows while on the go.

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Best Features of Dish Anywhere

Dish Anywhere offers live TV programming as long as it is connected with your Hopper DVR with Sling. It allows you to watch live shows anywhere and it can even support on-demand movie streaming.

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The app offers full DVR management including the set-up of recording priorities. It allows you to schedule DVR recordings, manage recording conflicts, delete shows, and create custom recording schedule. You can do all these tasks even if you are away from home.

One of the best features of Dish Anywhere is the highly intuitive electronic programming guide. This app offers a fully integrated programming guide that allows you to view TV schedules up to one week in advance.

It also allows you to manually search for TV programs and movies by keywords, titles, genres, actors, and network names.

Another great feature of the app is the offline viewing mode. It can import recorded shows from Hopper so you can save them in your mobile device. You can then watch them anywhere even in places where there are no Internet connections. 

There have been numerous updates in 2021 that have improved the overall user experience and performance. A big udpate saw the addition of picture in picture and the updated home screen.

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Pros and Cons


  • Offers automatic setup and integration with Hopper
  • Allows you to watch live shows and on-demand movies
  • Offers an intuitive programming guide
  • Built-in search engine
  • Allows you to save programs for offline viewing


  • Requires a fast Internet connection
  • File transfer and conversion takes a lot of time

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Final Thoughts

Dish Anywhere is the mobile companion of Dish’s Sling-powered Hopper DVR. This app allows you to take your satellite TV subscription anywhere. This is a must-have app for all subscribers of Dish Network. 

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