Hopper 3


Hopper 3



Hopper 3


The DISH Network Hopper 3 is a 16-tuner DVR system that records 16 programs at once in a single box. Use the universal search to find the programs you’re looking for on live or recorded TV and Netflix. Play back up to seven TVs at the same time with this versatile system. The Hopper 3 can also play Netflix 4K and on-demand 4K programming.

Key Features

  • Supports up to seven TVs
  • Delivers enhanced 4K experience
  • A maximum of five Joeys can be used with the Hopper 3
  • Watch and record up to 16 shows at once
  • Store 500 hours of HD video
  • 4K Ultra HD in every room
  • Built-in apps:
  • YouTube
  • Pandora
  • Conflict-free home entertainment with the ability to watch and record up to 16 programs at once on up to 7 TVs at a time
  • Supports 4K video
  • Integrated search functionality that lets you easily browse all of your HD channels as well as Netflix and On Demand titles
  • Redesigned user interface
The Hopper3 includes:
  • PrimeTime Anytime™
  • 2 TB hard drive
  • AutoHop®
  • Netflix
  • On Demand
  • DISH Anywhere® compatibility, including transfers
  • Remote Finder


  • Eliminates recording conflicts with 16 tuners
  • Ultimate whole-home experience with support for up to seven TVs
  • Netflix Integration
  • Sports Bar Mode – watch 4 channels on the same screen
  • HDMI 2.0a / HDCP 2.2 television required for 4K features
  • Hopper 3 requires the Western Arc Hybrid Pro LNB or Eastern Arc Hybrid Pro LNB
  • Hopper 3 is not compatible with Super Joey
  • A software upgrade may be required if this receiver is being installed in RV or marine application. Contact a customer service rep with your order # to make upgrade arrangements.
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 16″ x 2.1″ x 12.5″

Learn more about the Hopper 3, so you can get the most out of your award-winning receiver.

Hopper 3

Compatible Remotes

Visit the support page for your remote for more details.

40.0 remote with four color buttons40.0
50.0 voice remote with flat touchpad50
52.0 remote with square arrow pad52
54-series voice remote with diamond-shaped arrow pad54

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