Take your pick. Satellite TV company Dish is offering consumers a choice between getting a new iPad2 or the traditional programming discounts that come with a new subscription to the company’s Hopper with Sling DVR package.
For those who opt for the tablet, they will be able to watch live TV, DVR and On Demand programming through their new tablet. The offer will be available to customers between May 22 and Sept. 18.
“With our Hopper and iPad offer, for the first time ever we’ve bundled together everything people need for the true TV everywhere experience,” said Dave Shull, executive vice president an chief commercial officer at DISH, in a statement. “Providing this device ensures new customers can fully experience all the benefits Hopper offers.”