Positively reviewed satellite receivers include the X2 model Premium III HD, the Dish Network model VIP211K and the Link Dream model T4. These are highly rated at Amazon.com, based on many customer reviews, and support current industry standards, including high definition.
The X2 model Premium III HD satellite receiver is a lightweight unit that complies with MPEG-4 and H.264 standards. It has an average reviewer rating of four out of five possible stars at Amazon.com, as of October 2015, based on 108 reviews. Many reviewers appreciate the fact that it comes with two remote controls and give it high marks for high audio and video quality, low cost, and low power consumption.
The Dish Network model VIP211K satellite receiver, manufactured by Intellian, has an average reviewer rating of 4.5 out of five possible stars at Amazon.com. Many reviewers say that installation and use is simple, while others like the compact size and low power consumption.
The Link Dream model T4 satellite receiver is a lightweight, compact unit weighing 2 pounds. It complies with many modern standards, such as MPEG-2, MPEG-4 and DVB-S, as well as 1080 pixel high definition. Its average reviewer rating at Amazon.com is 4.5 out of five possible stars, based on 13 customer reviews.