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Picture Resolution

DISH Anywhere offers a variety of picture resolution settings to help optimize your viewing experience. If you're viewing on a mobile or tablet device, you can choose from the following settings which are optimized to fit the size of your screen: SQ (standard quality), HQ (high quality), Auto (automatic quality adjustment), and AO (audio only).

If you're viewing on a larger device such as a computer or Fire TV/Fire Stick, you can choose from the equivalent resolution settings of SD (standard definition), HD (high definition), and Auto (automatic quality adjustment).

Customize your picture resolution by following the steps below.

Select Your Device Type

Please select your device to view specific support steps.

Phone

Set Picture Resolution

Open your DISH Anywhere app and make sure you're logged in before following the steps below.

  1. Select the program you want to watch
    tv guide in DISH Anywhere phone app
  2. Select WATCH
    watch button for a program in DISH Anywhere phone app
  3. If applicable, Select Watch on iPhone/Device
    buttons to watch on iPhone or watch on TV via DISH Anywhere phone app
  4. Select the full screen icon
    full screen icon on live video in DISH Anywhere phone app
  5. Select the video mode button
    video mode options (auto, remote, more) in DISH Anywhere phone app
  6. Select your desired video mode
    video quality options (standard quality, high quality, audio only, or cancel) in DISH Anywhere phone app

Tablet

Set Picture Resolution

Open your DISH Anywhere app and make sure you're logged in before following the steps below.

  1. Select the program you want to watch
    tv guide in DISH Anywhere tablet app
  2. Select WATCH
    watch button for a program in DISH Anywhere tablet app
  3. If applicable, Select Watch on iPad/Device
    buttons to watch on iPhone or watch on TV via DISH Anywhere tablet app
  4. Select the video quality button
    video quality button in DISH Anywhere tablet app
  5. Select your desired video quality
    video quality options (standard quality, high quality, audio only, or cancel) in DISH Anywhere tablet app

Computer

Set Picture Resolution

Visit dishanywhere.com and log in with your mydish.com Online ID and password.

This option is not available for On Demand content on dishanywhere.com

  1. Select the program you want to watch
  2. Select Watch
  3. Select your desired video quality

Amazon Fire TV

Set Picture Resolution

  1. Select the SETTINGS icon
    Settings icon on Fire TV
  2. Highlight General, then arrow right to expand its menu
    General settings menu option on Fire TV
  3. Highlight Video Quality, then arrow right to expand its menu
    Video quality settings menu option on Fire TV
  4. Select your desired resolution quality
    Video quality preferences on Fire TV