Compare Comcast to DIRECTV

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At your home, you don't have to settle for one specific TV provider because there are always others available. When searching for a reliable TV provider, you want to consider qualities such as value, programming packages, technology and availability. Look for a company that strives to provide customers the best in every category – that will prove to be your most worthwhile option.

Which TV provider gives you the most for your money? See what Comcast has to offer versus DIRECTV, then call to learn more about available services in your area.

About Comcast

Comcast Corporation is one of the largest broadcasting and cable companies in the world. Like many cable providers, they offer television, Internet and voice services. Customers have the option of bundling services together and, depending on the desired packages and services, it may be beneficial to do so.

Call today to learn more about how you can take advantage of the value of bundling TV and Internet services.

Comcast Services and Availability

Comcast cable bundles and promotions might be available in your area as well as access to plans with Internet speeds up to 150 Mbps. Voice plans may also be available with calling features designed to keep people connected. However, availability of the cable lines that drive these services may hinder your ability to get all or some services to your home or business.

Comcast provides services to residents and commercial customers in over 38 states. Consult the following list and choose which state applies to you.

District of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaii
NevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew Mexico
New YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhio
OklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode Island
South CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexas
West VirginiaWisconsinWyoming

You can also call today to learn more about how Comcast compares with DIRECTV in regards to price, services and availability.

Comcast Cable

XFINITY TV packages include numerous plans with a variety of channel options. Sports, news, dramas, music and more can all be found in the following packages:

  • Limited Basic – The basic of the basics with over 10 channels of local programming.
  • Digital Economy – Over 40 channels of popular programming.
  • Digital Starter – More than 140 channels including HD shows and movies.
  • Digital Preferred – Over 220 channels including live sports.
  • Digital Premier – Premium channels are included in this package of over 260 channels.

Comcast also offers packages focused on Spanish-language channels. DIRECTV offers international programming as well – call today to learn more!


XFINITY Internet packages offer a variety of speeds to match the needs and usage of various Internet users and activities. Packages include:

  • Economy Plus – The lowest plan available with download speeds up to 3 Mbps.
  • Performance Starter – Download speeds up to 10 Mbps for streaming and more.
  • Performance – Supports 2-3 devices with download speeds up to 25 Mbps.
  • Performance Pro – Download speeds up to 75 Mbps, good for 3-5 devices.
  • Blast!® Ideal for gaming and streaming with download speeds up to 150 Mbps.

Make Sure Comcast is Right for You

When it comes to TV, Internet and voice from Comcast and other companies, you have plenty of options available.With all the choices out there, you should never have to settle on a plan. Shop around for the prices and services that are best for you. Comcast might not have everything your home or business needs or even wants.

Explore your options and check online to see how Comcast measures up to the competition in your area. Read below for information about DIRECTV, then call for info on TV packages and Internet bundles available in your area.

Sources and Research

Data Collected 2/1/2016 from http://www.xfinity.com/

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