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DIRECTV HD Channel Anticipation (Official Q1-13 Thread)


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#381 OFFLINE   Lord Vader

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:35 AM

Posted Image It is the dawning of the Age of Aquarius...the Age of Aquarius...Aquarius...Aquarius... Posted Image


Ugh! @#$%^&! song of the flower children lefties! :lol:

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Opinions are my own but should be those of all Americans, who would be much better off intellectually, psychologically, and emotionally if that were the case.


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#382 OFFLINE   coolman302003

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 04:37 AM

Patience.


In the meantime, everyone right now with an internet connected HD/DVR can enjoy some of LMN, H2, Cooking Channel & TV Land's content in HD via VOD. :D

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#383 OFFLINE   iceturkee

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 07:15 AM

I have had the FLU for 14 days now and it isn't a pretty sight!!!

Probably gone thru about 10 boxes of Kleenex.

Be Glad you guys don't have it as it is BAD!!!

Can't wait to get HLN, H2 and The Cooking Channel in HD!!! YAHOO!!! :lol:



two weeks and two visits to the doctor to get rid of my crap.

happy to see tv land, cooking and h2 in hd.

#384 OFFLINE   Ira Lacher

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 11:11 AM

As an Aquarius, and as an unrepentant flower child of the 60s, I resemble that!
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#385 OFFLINE   JcT21

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:39 PM

finally ... H2-HD!

cant wait to see ancient aliens in HD again :D

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:54 PM

finally ... H2-HD!

cant wait to see ancient aliens in HD again :D


Now they need an H3 HD with actual historical programming being History and H2 are completely filled with reality programming and supernatural nonsense. ;)

#387 OFFLINE   dpeters11

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 01:07 PM

H2 isn't comp,early filled with that.

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 01:20 PM

Just a little related testimonial. . . I got off the phone with D* a few mins ago, after having accepted a new two year extension (our contract would have run out in a few months) related to some equipment upgrades. . . and my willingness to do both the upgrades and the contract extension were absolutely directly correlated to the happy news we've had in this (family of) threads the last several months.
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#389 OFFLINE   tonyd79

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 01:57 PM

Just a little related testimonial. . . I got off the phone with D* a few mins ago, after having accepted a new two year extension (our contract would have run out in a few months) related to some equipment upgrades. . . and my willingness to do both the upgrades and the contract extension were absolutely directly correlated to the happy news we've had in this (family of) threads the last several months.


Satellite Racer should get commission.
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#390 OFFLINE   TheRatPatrol

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 03:15 PM

Satellite Racer should get commission.

And Sixto.

#391 OFFLINE   tonyd79

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 06:47 PM

And Sixto.


Sixto doesn't work for directv.
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#392 OFFLINE   crawdad62

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 06:52 PM

Sixto doesn't work for directv.


Neither do I but D* will give me a credit for signing someone up for service. While not a new activation TheRatPatrol extended his contract directly from the news Sixto and SR provided. Ought to be worth something:D

#393 OFFLINE   TheRatPatrol

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 07:03 PM

Sixto doesn't work for directv.

I know that, but hes the one that tells us whats up in testing and coming next, no one from D* does that. ;)

#394 OFFLINE   Sea bass

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 07:12 PM

With the new additions coming, does it take the sting out of the upcoming price hikes for anyone? A teensie bit of the sting is gone for me...

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 09:33 PM

With the new additions coming, does it take the sting out of the upcoming price hikes for anyone? A teensie bit of the sting is gone for me...


Eh, I'm stlll moving from Priemier to Choice Xtra, because the difference between Choice Ultimate and Xtra have SD channels mainly (Style, Sprout...)

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My  DirecTV HD WISHLIST:  NickJR, Nicktoons, Revolt.TV, FXM, We, Oxygen, The Hub, Fuse, GSN, Sprout, GAC, Esquire, MTV2, BBC World News, Ovation, Reelz , Sundance, Up, Music Choice Play HD (formerly SWRV), Al Jazeera America, Military Channel, NASA

My DirecTV SD WISHLIST: MTV Hits, MTV Jams, Music Choice, Youtoo TV

 

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#396 OFFLINE   Mike Bertelson

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 06:28 AM

Discussions about cost should be in the 2013 DIRECTV Price Increases thread. :)

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 07:52 AM

After this batch of HD channels is added I will no longer be recording anything in SD. :D
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Posted 14 January 2013 - 08:32 AM

After this batch of HD channels is added I will no longer be recording anything in SD. :D


Same here. Last shows I record in SD are the new tvland comedies.
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Posted 14 January 2013 - 08:59 AM

I looked at Alan's list again. For me, we are truly scraping the bottom of the barrel. My new list of channels I'd like (though very grateful for what we're being given):

Full time HD FSN Cincinnati
NASA
Military Channel
Military History added with HD

#400 OFFLINE   georule

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 09:41 AM

Oh, I still have a few more channels I'd like in HD.

FMC, SUND, NASA, CSPAN1, CSPAN2. Eight is a pretty big haul tho. . .it wouldn't surprise me if they blew the whole 1Q budget on that, assuming our speculation about back-end upgrade pace is in the ballpark.
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