New HD on DIRECTV
DIRECTV - DIRECTV Launches the first round of long awaited national HD channels! DBStalk has several pages covering this exciting news!
Now that DIRECTV has parked, the old Tech thread has been closed in favor of this summary thread. New posts will be limited to a few people sharing detailed technical, press release, or new HD channel information.
Breaking news: 4 New HD channels served up today (10/10/2007)
Location: Parked. oakwcj posted new TLE and analysis.
New channels Launched!
Two tests channels, 9300 and 9301, had a 3 hour test period Saturday nite thru Sunday morning.
Test Channel 498 has been launched.
More Transponder testing this past weekend, I have seen all TPs lit up at one point or another.
No info from the Emmys.
New HD package confirmed further confirmed in Merrill Lynch Fall Preview Webcast, but no details. Expected announcement in October.
D10 has spotbeam issues, but won't affect overall plan Sept. 14
D10 Testing has resumed on TP11
Directv has been updating their website Sept. 14
TP 11 was sighted at full or nearly full power for long periods Sept. 12.
DBSTalk Thread about D10 Problems
DIRECTV Webcast "Merrill Lynch Media Fall Preview"Official DIRECTV D10 Press Release
DIRECTV HD Overview
When DIRECTV HD Channels Launch Subscription thread
DBSTAlk Thread - Projected: DIRECTV HD list
"DirecTV Prepares to Launch New HD-Only Programming Tier"
Original "D10 Satellite TECH THREAD - HD Testing Schedule / Press Releases / Location" thread
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