64 New HD Channels on Comcast
Senior Vice President and General Manager of Comcast joined us to talk about the announcement of the launch of 64 new channels in the Oregon and SW Washington market, including 32 new HD channels, 23 new Spanish language channels, five new standard definition channels and four International premium channels for customers.
These channel launches continue Comcast’s commitment to bringing more choices to customers after a successful move to digital for the majority of the customer base in 2009. Earlier this year, Comcast launched 32 HD channels, bringing the total new HD channels launched in the past year to 64, which means viewers now get more than 100 HD channels with Comcast and more than 1000 HD choices On Demand. In addition, the new standard definition and International channels provide a wide variety of programming to fit customers’ niche viewing needs.
Comcast’s 32 NEW HD Channels include the Outdoor Channel HD, Tennis Channel HD, CBS College Sports HD, Big Ten Network HD, ESPNU HD, NBA TV HD, Headline News HD, TruTV HD, BET HD, Comedy Central HD, CMT HD, VH1 HD, MTV HD, TCM HD, MSNBC HD, Starz Edge HD, Starz Kids & Family HD, Starz Comedy HD, HBO2 HD, HBO Signature HD, HBO Family HD, HBO Latino HD, HBO Comedy HD, HBO Zone HD, More MAX HD, Action MAX HD, Thriller MAX HD, Showtime 2 HD, Showtime Showcase HD, Showtime Extreme HD, TMC HD, and TMC Xtra HD.
Comcast is also launching Hallmark Movie Channel, Ovation, Retirement Living, C-SPAN 3 and Sportsman Channel. The company launched ESPNU in August.
Spanish language viewers will see a number of new channels, including TeleFutura, Estrella TV (Portland DMA only), Utilisima, HITN, Canal52MX, Mexicanal, Multimedios, TVE, WAPA America, AYM Sports, SUR Mexico, TeleFormula, Gran Cine, De Pelicula, De Pelicula Classico, HTV Musica, TeleHit, RitmoSon Latino, Teleitmo, Bandamax, EWTN en Espanol, La Familia and TBN Enlace.
International viewers will find new channels, as well, with the launch of four International Premium channels: TV Japan, SBTN (Vietnamese), TV5 Monde (French) and GMA Pinoy TV (Filipino).
To be sure you have the right service to enjoy theses new HD channels call Comcast at 1-800-COMCAST or click here.