DIRECTV Offers "Exede" High-Speed Internet/Video Bundle in U.S.
May 17, 2012 1:44 PM
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DIRECTV has partnered with satellite broadband providers ViaSat and Hughes to offer a new video/Internet bundle called the Exede
is now offering U.S. customers a video and high-speed Internet services bundle through new partnerships with satellite broadband providers.
DIRECTV has partnered with satellite broadband providers ViaSat and Hughes to offer a new video/Internet bundle called the Exede. Exede was created by ViaSat and Hughes' HughesNet Gen4
Exede will offer speeds of over 10 Mbps as well as special offers that haven't been detailed yet. Customers can also take advantage of triple-play bundles with AT&T, Verizon, and Century Link, which are already available. This means bundled pricing for customers living anywhere in the U.S.
"We look forward to offering every single DIRECTV customer access to fast, affordable broadband options through DIRECTV, no matter where they live," said Oswin Eleonora, senior vice president of Emerging Markets for DIRECTV. "With greatly improved capacity and speeds, satellite broadband services provided by ViaSat and Hughes will fully support our customers' connected home experience, enabling them to access a host of features like YouTube, Pandora, social TV apps, and more than 7,000 VOD titles."
DIRECTV said the service mainly aimed to provide bundle services to those living in rural areas, but will be available to anyone living in the U.S.
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5/17/2012 3:29:47 PM
Satellite broadband is an oxymoron.
5/19/2012 1:35:37 AM
Hah, what choices do you have when you live in far-away rural areas? LTE doesn't work out there and the closest cable/fiber drop is miles away.
Think satellite hookups suck? In many places it's either satellite or no internet. You decide.
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