Solution to data caps is 2 accounts? Besides costs why not?

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I am ready to order a second account with Unlimted Silver so I can double my usage. I assume I will have to have 2 dishes and 2 modems. Besides the cost is there any issue?

Any chance I can have 2 accounts with one dish and modem or 1 dish and 2 modems?  
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John Horton

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Posted 8 months ago

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Voyager

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Is that cheaper than buying extra data to double your allocation?
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Depends what the Silver plan costs at your location.

What exactly do you expect to accomplish with two "unlimited" plans? I mean if you already have unlimited data, why do you need more unlimited data :).
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@VetSat, he probably wants more priority data. We know it isn't truly unlimited before you get slowed down.
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It is hard to express sarcasm with the written word :).
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fmj77

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Gotcha. I figured you said it tongue in cheek, but I wasn't sure.
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Just pointing out the absurdity of advertising plans as "unlimited".

They are so unlimited, you need two plans to be able to have useful internet if you use 100GB or so per month.
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Diana, Viasat Employee

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Hello John, VeternSatUser is correct. It will require two accounts with two satellite dishes and a modem for each. 
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Albert Davis

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I've used 151 gb still streaming dtvapp
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So does this mean you're now calling for an end to the "Class Action lawsuit against Viasat for contract fraud"? Or did you switch to Verizon/other and it's still on?

https://community.viasat.com/viasat/topics/contract-fraud

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