February 27th, 2014
There’s a new DISH app that when downloaded by specific electronic equipment, allows users to have a â€œVirtual Joeyâ€ almost wherever they are, and access content with HopperÂ®/ Hopper with SlingÂ® accounts. Â At Januaryâ€™s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), DISH unveiled the Virtual Joey app that enables consumers to access Hopper content from popular LG Electronics and Sony PlayStationÂ® devices.
The Virtual Joey app provides an entertainment viewing experience nearly identical to a normal Joey for current residential and commercial customers presently with Hopper systems. The app is compatible with the following consumer electronic devices:
One Virtual Joey may be active on an account at a time and customers must have a working Internet connection to set up the Virtual Joey and the Hopper/HopperÂ with Sling must be connected to a router with an Ethernet cable. DISH Network will ship a V.J. remote to customers individually.
Head to Dish.com for more info and details.