Title: Three Versions of PocketDISH Word Count: 519 Summary: PocketDish is one of the latest ent ertainment innovations, brought to the market by EchoStar. The devices are designed to make it convenient to access videos, music, games and photos anytime and anyplace. Keywords: Dish Network Offers, Dish Network S atellite, Satellite TV, Dish Networ k Promotions Article Body: PocketDish is one of the latest ent ertainment innovations, brought to the market by EchoStar. The devices are designed to make it convenient to access videos, music, games and photos anytime and anyplace. With three separate versions of PocketDi sh, it is possible to store up to 4 0 hours of programming, 20,000 song s, and 400,000 photos. Movies and s hows can be downloaded from DISH Ne twork DVRs or other devices and wat ched in the car, a waiting room, or at a friend's house. Each device c omes with a rechargeable battery th at allows 4 hours of viewing time b efore recharging. Music and photos are also readily downloaded to give access to favorite songs and good memories at any location. With musi c playback only, the battery will l ast approximately 12 hours before n eeding to be refreshed. The other P ocketDish feature is its gaming cap ability. Brain teasers, role-playin g games and adventure games are all accessible in one small package. Currently three versions of PocketD ish are on the market. The AV402E i s the entry-level version and offer s many features. It houses a 2.2 in ch LCD screen in a device that meas ures 4.2 in x 2.4 in x 0.7 in. The 20GB hard drive gives storage capac ity of 20 hour of video, 10,000 son gs, and 200,000 photos. This versio n does not contain a built-in DVR, so video programming must be transf erred from select DISH Network DVR players. Audio and photos can, howe ver, be transferred from any compat ible source. The AV500E is the middle version of PocketDish, offering more features than the AV402E. For roughly doubl e the price, the 500 offers an extr a 10GB of hard drive space and DVR capabilities. This device, with 30G B can store about 30 hours of video , 15,000 songs and 300,000 photos. It also has a larger LCD screen at 4 inches and a slightly larger body size. The biggest difference, thou gh, is its ability to record shows from any TV, satellite receiver, ca ble box or VCR. Because it is a DVR , it can also be hooked up to a tel evision to play any recorded shows on the larger screen. The most advanced version is the AV 700E. It has the same DVR capabilit ies as the 500, but includes 40GB i n hard drive, allowing storage of 4 0 hours of video, 20,000 songs, and 400,000 photos. It also features a 7 inch screen for easier viewing. Both the AV500E and AV700E come com plete with a remote control, dockin g station, removable battery and st and. With all of the PocketDish models, programming can be downloaded free from compatible DISH Network DVRs o r other devices. If a USB 2.0 port is used, one hour of programming ca n be downloaded within 5 minutes. T he PocketDish can also be hooked up to a receiver without a compatible USB connection, but download time will increase to 1 hour for each ho ur of programming. All versions als o allow software upgrades via satel lite or the DISH Network website. P lus, PocketDish offers parental con trol locks to let parents limit kid 's access to inappropriate programming. PocketDish combines the capabilitie s of several audio-visual devices t o offer a very versatile and portab le technology. It offers many of th e benefits of satellite TV in a han d-held format, plus storage and pla ying capacity for music, photos and games.