May 11, 2006
a Helpful Review
by the Epinions community
Pros: Great HD Picture.
Built-in Off-Air Digital Channel Receiver.
Cons: Terrible Standard Channel Upconversion picture when compared against the 301.
Summary: I purchased my Dish 811 when the model first came out. I'm using the receiver with the HD component outputs connected to my HD Sony 57" Monitor. Most of Dish's programs are still broadcast in standard 4:3 format, which the receiver upconverts to a ... read more