A satellite dish is a vital device designed with the specific purpose of transmitting and receiving signals from satellites. So, in a discussion of broadband choices, we should include cable and DSL, but we will also discuss new options that are now available like WildBlue satellite, and services that will soon be available like WiMax (WiFi with a city-wide hot-spot) and ViaSat (satellite communications on steroids). Verizon is building fiber-optic networks that will be capable of broadcasting handle 200+ HDTV channels in addition to all of the conventional TV channels. The most important point is that you do not require any new cabling to be connected to DSL internet. When your dish does get the signals they will have to be decoded by a satellite TV receiver.
Satellite TV equipment is available from your satellite program providers for lease. Another benefit of leasing the satellite equipment is that in the …Continue Reading