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DIRECTV HD Channel Anticipation (Official Q3 2010 Thread)

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#4776 OFFLINE   narcolept



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Posted 01 October 2010 - 04:52 AM

Hrm.. Hopefully the waaaaaaaambulance will be along shortly after the Q4 thread is created to transport some of you over there.


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#4777 OFFLINE   matrixj3



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Posted 01 October 2010 - 05:25 AM

i have the latino package and i noticed that all of the telefutura channels that are not HD have the HD logo in the right bottom corner since about 2 days ago...i did not see these last week.

Galavision still does not have the logo....but i think it does have an HD feed.
Could it be all of the TF channels will go HD soon?

#4778 OFFLINE   Ira Lacher

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Posted 01 October 2010 - 06:19 AM

This quarter has made one thing clear: if you aren't a sports fan, Directv has effectively written you off.

They no longer market themselves as the HD leader. They've given up on that. Directv has more sports, and that's what they trumpet in their latest commercials. If you want to watch Mad Men or Dr. Who in high def, Directv does not value your business.

Judging from the way DISH pulled a dozen or so RSNs off their lineup during contract dispute with Fox, if you are a sports fan, apparently DISH doesn't care about you!
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#4779 OFFLINE   DaveC27



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Posted 01 October 2010 - 06:49 AM

Judging from the way DISH pulled a dozen or so RSNs off their lineup during contract dispute with Fox, if you are a sports fan, apparently DISH doesn't care about you!

Not just RSNs according to Deadline FX and NatGeo also vanished with MyNetwork's contract due on Nov 1st

#4780 OFFLINE   ffemtreed



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Posted 01 October 2010 - 06:59 AM

D11 all over again!

#4781 OFFLINE   tonyd79


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Posted 01 October 2010 - 06:59 AM

I now have a new anticipation. I anticipate I will get to keep my HD channels that I have today. ;)
LR: HR34-700, H24-200, Fios DVR, BD350 Blu Ray, Roku Netflix Player, Chromecast, Sony 65w850 TV
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Dish: Slimline, SWM8
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#4782 OFFLINE   TheRatPatrol


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Posted 01 October 2010 - 07:19 AM

So now Q4 thread yet?

BTW, you guys are right, with whats going on over at E*, I'm so glad I have D*.

Have I told you how much I love MRV? :D

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