Dish Network offers popular channels such as CBS Sports, C-Span, Food Network, Fox News, Hallmark and Nickelodeon on its Smart Pack service, as of 2015. Its premium America’s Top 250 package offers channels such as A&E, ABC Family, Animal Planet, BBC, Cartoon Network, Cinemax, CNBC, CNN, Disney, ESPN and its affiliates, HBO, HGTV, NBA TV, NFL Network, Showtime, Starz, TLC, TBS and USA, in addition to the channels offered on Smart Pack.
Dish Network is a satellite service provider that offers satellite television, satellite Internet, audio programming and interactive television services. It offers six packages of satellite television: the Smart Pack, America’s Top 120, America’s Top 200, America’s Top 250, a Latino package and an International package. It also offers Dish Anywhere, which allows users to watch programs on mobile devices.
Dish Network also offers services such as Tailgater, Hopper and Sling TV. Dish Tailgater is a portable satellite antenna available for purchase as a standalone receiver or with a compatible receiver. Dish Hopper is a digital video recorder that can automatically record primetime programming on the major television networks. One of its features, called AutoHop, allows customers to view programs without commercials. Sling TV is an Internet protocol television service designed to complement subscription services such as Hulu and Netflix.