Why Can’t I Watch HBO On DISH Network?

Why can’t I get HBO on DISH Network?

HBO hasn’t been available to Dish or Sling TV (Dish’s over-the-top live TV service) since November, when the two sides couldn’t come to terms on a new carriage deal.

The standoff comes at a tough time for Dish, as traditional cable/satellite providers continue to shed video subscribers.

Is DISH Network going to get HBO back?

On its website, Dish is telling subscribers to download the online version of HBO, the $15-a-month HBO Now, to watch the final season of “Game of Thrones.” Unlike cable-TV providers, however, Dish has many customers in rural areas where internet connections may not be fast enough to stream the show.

What channel is HBO on DISH Network?

DISH Channel Numbers

Channel numberChannel NameAmerica’s Top 120 Plus
128WE tv (HD)Yes
129Bravo (HD)
130HDNet Movies (HD)

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Can you watch Game of Thrones on DISH Network?

Dish Network is telling its customers to subscribe to HBO Now if they want to watch the final season of Game of Thrones. Sling TV, Dish’s streaming platform, has been affected by the dispute as well.

Is Dish Network losing customers?

DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) is not immune to cord-cutting. The company has been losing subscribers for years, but unlike Comcast or Charter Communications, DISH doesn’t have a strong internet plan to offer fleeing customers — causing DISH to suffer greater financial losses compared to its peers.

How can I get HBO for free?

8 Ways to Watch HBO for Free (or for Less)

  • Sign Up for an HBO Free Trial on Hulu.
  • Sign Up for a Free Trial of Amazon Prime.
  • Sign Up for a Free PlayStation Vue Trial.
  • Call Your Cable Provider.
  • Watch Free Episodes on HBO.
  • Watch Free Clips on YouTube.
  • Use Select AT&T Unlimited Plans.
  • Find HBO Discounts via DirecTV Now.

Is Dish Network still negotiating with HBO?

On Oct. 31, 2018, HBO and Cinemax channels went dark on the Dish TV and Sling TV lineup, and since then “we and AT&T have been unable to negotiate the terms and conditions of a new programming carriage contract,” the satcaster said in its 10-Q filing Friday. However, HBO isn’t covered under that provision.

Why did HBO leave Dish Network?

And now that the merger has gone forward, HBO has gone dark for Dish Network customers, because of an impasse between AT&T and Dish Network over the terms on which AT&T will sell HBO access to Dish.

How much does HBO cost?

HBO NOW is available from many subscription providers for $14.99 per month (plus applicable taxes). HBO NOW subscriptions automatically renew each month until you cancel your subscription. Most subscription providers offer new subscribers a free trial.