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DISH Network Customers: Get Free Roku XD + Statement Credits RE: AMC Channel Loss (YMMV)

az1324 619 July 1, 2012 at 05:36 PM in Other (3) More Roku Deals
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Because DISH network is dropping AMC, they are offering their customers a free Roku XD player if you call/chat and say you might switch providers because of AMC. Depending on your subscription and account status you may not be eligible for this offer and you may also be able to get a statement credit of $5/month for 6 months or $10/mo for 12 months in addition to the Roku.

It's an interesting move for a major provider to encourage customers to get their programming via a network player. Slippery slope.

Credit to some comments on Engadget and a thread at SatelliteGuys.

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#1096
i got a roku awhile back when this thread first went up along with my credits, free hbo n showtime for 6 months. Took about 5-7 business to get to me. Pretty standard. Not sure about now.. They did try to play games at first saying they didnt have any left.. lol
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#1097
So I called and got the $10 off per month for 12 months and the ROKU.
Took about 30 minutes including a transfer to the customer loyalty department.

Yeah!
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#1098
Well, didn't get offered a 12 month credit, just a one time $35 credit and a Roku. I asked if they could offer any more credits and he said no. I assume it is because I'm still on the introductory rate from when I signed up for dish a while back. Oh well, if nothing else I'll try to sell the Roku as I normally just download anything I can't DVR.
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#1099
Is this dead now that they brought AMC back into the lineup? I was late to the party on this one.
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Quote from PerlAddict View Post :
Is this dead now that they brought AMC back into the lineup? I was late to the party on this one.
you can call the and ask for a roku, just in case they might ever drop AMC again...
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#1101
Even though they said they were going to send me a roku, they never did. I sent an email to their CS dept. and didn't even get a response. They did give me the credit they promised though. I think they didn't send the roku's on purpose.
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#1102
Is this one still on for Roku?
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#1103
No, they got AMC back recently.
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Quote from stacerue View Post :
No, they got AMC back recently.
Cool that's what i thought! Cool
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#1105
So i just moved and called to get set up at my new place and i remembered about this deal, so when I was done I asked the rep if she can do anything for me for being inconvenienced for not having amc and not able to watch my favorite show the walking dead and she gave me a 6 month $5 credit and showtime for 3 months no questions asked, not too bad
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