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by: Prandy May 10, 2007 12:36 PM PDT

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AT&T's U-verse HDTV & Interenet Service -User experience?

by Prandy - 5/10/07 12:36 PM

With DirecTV acting more like the cable company in outrageous pricing for HDTV, just as I was getting ready to set up the new HDTV that arrived yesterday (a week early) and cave into DTV's $299 charge to LEASE a DVR, raise rates for HD signal, and sign a two year contract, we got a flier in the mail that the U-verse service had just become available in my area (greater Kansas City). It combines DSL Internet and HDTV signal for $40 a month less than the current combined cost of my ATT/Yahoo DSL Elite plus DirecTV, a FREE HD/DVR, no contracts, more HD programs, and a free trial period.

The few reviews you find when you Google "U-verse" are mostly
positive. One said the picture was not as good.

http://www.aamofo.com/2007/05/07/att-u-verse-initial-review-and-impressions/

Anyone out there tried this new service or know someone who has? I some advice pretty fast since my new HDTV is just sitting on the floor waiting to be connected. Thanks.

Thanks in advance to anyone that takes the time to respond.

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