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Directv and Hgtv Overview

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Directv was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Oct 9, 2007 and since then this brand received 12966 reviews. It is 11915 reviews more than Hgtv received since Mar 7, 2008. According to received "Issue Resolved" consumers' votes, a consumer has equal chances to resolve issues with Directv customer support team and Hgtv customer service.

Directv and Hgtv Consumer Ratings

219 out of 1946 in Telecommunications category
82 out of 1946 in Telecommunications category
Customer service
173 in category
58 in category
Product or Service Quality
150 in category
74 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
119 in category
93 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Hgtv ranks 137 points higher in the Telecommunications category than Directv. People gave Directv 1.4 stars for Customer service criterion in Telecommunications category and it is 392 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Hgtv was rated 2.3 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 507 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Product or Service Quality criterion, than we see that Hgtv has a higher rating than Directv. Regarding Diversity of Products or Services criterion, consumers gave Directv 2.1 stars and it is 79% greater than other in category. Hgtv however was rated 2.2 stars and it is 84% greater than other in category.

Directv and Hgtv Rating Details

Customer service
1.4 (4134 reviews)
2.3 (135 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...99/month with free HBO for life as long as I had my cellphone service with AT&T. Now I have never changed my cellular plan. I have been on the unlimited family plan for over 6 years now with 7 phone lines on my account plus a home line plus AT&T internet in my home...


I signed up for this magazine one time approximately 3 years ago for ONE YEAR ONLY. They sent me a renewal which I never responded to. The magazines kept coming. I called and said I do not want the magazine STOP SENDING. It stopped for a minute. Fast forward, I was charged $36 for a subscription I...

Kathleen K
Product or Service Quality
1.8 (3774 reviews)
2.3 (148 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Called to see about getting bill lowered. Luke asked what channels I watched and I told him.He said sure after a few minutes he came back and yes he could put me in family package for $55 a month.I quoted the channels (only 6 of them is all we watch) he said yes.Well today I only have 2 channels...


Holy crap, who thought it would be a good idea to put these two back together. Tarek is an *** who treated Christina badly before and now he treats her worse. I used to watch just for Christina's decorating ideas but now I can't watch at all. Christina divorced him for a reason and now the world...

Pamela W
Diversity of Products or Services
2.1 (3738 reviews)
2.2 (156 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

In a "nutshell", explained above, without having to go into detail. We have been customers over 23 years, have gone through numerous changes, mainly positive, and remained loyal. You would think that a take over from a respectful company, would give incentives to their acquired Directv customers,...


We used to love this show. We’ve been through divorce and we get it. But this show had to get rid of the drama and nastiness or you will lose us.David and Debbie


Directv and Hgtv Pros and Cons

  • Picture quality
  • Having tv when it does work
  • Service installer was courteous
  • Great shows
  • Tv shows
  • All the shows
  • Poor customer service
  • Evasive billing practices
  • Broken promises
  • Website for smart home sweepstakes is no
  • Flip or flop
  • To many commercials

Directv and Hgtv Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

I called directV at the end of my 2 years, my contract was coming to an end and I wanted to cancel and move on to Goggle...


I just want to win and agree with others that it should be for US citizens only!
Sometimes my email doesn't work, do y...

Directv and Hgtv Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

We have had Direct TV for just over 1 year. We purchased it through a satellite provider that had a booth at the Ohio S...



Directv and Hgtv Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

They are theives. They will quote you a price and never honor it! You'll be on the phone every month talking to some...

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Directv and Hgtv Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Directv Tv Service (2703 reviews)
  • Directv Tv Guide (1328 reviews)
  • Directv Customer Care (1222 reviews)
  • Hgtv Flip Or Flop Tv Show (161 reviews)
  • Hgtv Sweepstakes (105 reviews)
  • Hgtv Fixer Upper Tv Show (100 reviews)