Audio Video Revolution Forum  

Go Back   Audio Video Revolution Forum > Welcome to AVRev.com's Forum > Discuss AVRev.com News

Discuss AVRev.com News Post your opinions on the latest news from the pages of AVRev.com.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-14-2007   #1
Administrator
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 695
Default DirecTV Begins HD Channel Ramp-Up with 11 New HBO HD Channels

Slowly, DirecTV is revealing all of the channels that will make up the first wave of expanded HDTV offerings it will deliver this September, following the launch of the DirecTV 10 satellite in July.

This week, the satellite provider said the new 1080i offerings will include a total of 11 HD feeds of HBO and Cinemax channels.

In addition to the HBO (East) HD channel it currently offers, DirecTV will launch the following full-time HD channels: HBO West, HBO2 West, HBO2 East, HBO Family East, HBO Family West, HBO Latino, HBO Signature, Cinemax East, Cinemax West and MoreMax.

The channels will be among the HD channels the satellite service plans to have when it throws the switch on its HD ramp-up starting in September and continuing "through the rest of the year," the company said.

The satellite TV company will continue to add channels in 2008 for a total of 150 national cable channels, up to 1,500 local HD channels and new advanced programming services, following the launch of the DirecTV 11.

DirecTV currently carries each of the HBO channels slated for HD in standard definition.

Source: TWICE
AVRevForum.com is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
11, channels, definition, directv, east, hbo, hbo2, hbohd, hd, hdchannel, hdtv, high, launching, news, satellite

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DirecTV to have 130 HD channels, 1080p movies Later this year TheMoose Satellite Receivers, DVRs & Cable Boxes 17 11-21-2011 01:25 AM
Versus and Golf HD Channels Get Separate Channels tigeraudio2007 What's on HDTV? 0 06-20-2008 08:42 AM
Marantz Begins Shipping the SR8002 A/V Receiver AVRevForum.com Receivers 5 11-26-2007 06:22 PM
HBO raises the bar for HD Concerts David DelGrosso What's on HDTV? 3 10-03-2007 08:01 AM
Batman Begins HD DVD Movie Review AVRevForum.com HD DVD Software & Hardware 4 08-06-2007 12:05 PM




SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1