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DISH Hopper Boxes Can Now be Used with Google Assistant

 - Jul 11, 2018
References: dish & slashgear
In-home entertainment is becoming increasingly digitized as consumers continue to integrate smart home solutions into their living room, so brands are keeping up with new functionalities as seen with the DISH Hopper DVR boxes. The brand will now enable all generations of the broadband-connected DVRs to be used with Google Assistant to let them change channels, search for content and much more without the need for a remote control. Users can simply connect their box through the accompanying Google Assistant app to start taking advantage of the functionality now to further simplify their TV watching capabilities.

The integration of voice assistant functionality in the DISH Hopper DVR boxes speaks to the increasing nature of voice-enabled assistants as consumers seek to simplify their lifestyle.