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Old 09-26-2007, 06:39 PM  
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New HD Channels on DirecTV

I'll be damned, they actually started rolling them out. Not everything, but quite a few, including A&E, CNN, History Channel, NFL Network, TBS, TNT and several additioanl pay movie channels.

I hope they add Scifi to the list by November for HD Galactica.
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Old 09-26-2007, 06:40 PM   #2
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How is the picture quality??
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Matt once made a very nice play in Seattle where he spun away from a pass rusher and hit Bowe off his back foot for a first down.

One of the best plays Matt has ever made.
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Old 09-26-2007, 06:42 PM   #3
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How is the picture quality??
Seems fine.
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Old 09-26-2007, 06:44 PM   #4
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I was on a satelitte message board the other day and a few people were complaining about audio dropping out and picture quality.


Thats awesume though. Its about damn time. I dont think they are going to make that "100 HD channels" promise in 2007 though.
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Originally Posted by Cassel's Reckoning:

Matt once made a very nice play in Seattle where he spun away from a pass rusher and hit Bowe off his back foot for a first down.

One of the best plays Matt has ever made.
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Old 09-26-2007, 06:45 PM   #5
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Old 09-26-2007, 06:48 PM   #6
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I was on a satelitte message board the other day and a few people were complaining about audio dropping out and picture quality.


Thats awesume though. Its about damn time. I dont think they are going to make that "100 HD channels" promise in 2007 though.
I just noticed it right before I posted. I haven't been surfing around much lately, so I really have no idea how long the new channels have been HD functional. I also don't have the world's greatest or biggest TV, so I probably won't pick up on flaws that people with newer/bigger/better TVs might.

And I also agree, this is long overdue. But, better late than never.
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Old 09-26-2007, 06:49 PM   #7
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What channel block are they located in?

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Old 09-26-2007, 06:50 PM   #8
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What channel block are they located in?

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They are on the original channels; but now they're HD.
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Old 09-26-2007, 07:01 PM   #9
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They are on the original channels; but now they're HD.
oooh.. sweet! Too bad I don't have one of DirecTv's shitty DVRs. I have a DirecTv HD Tivo, so I still have my fingers crossed that we may see a new MPEG 4 Tivo DVR sson.
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Old 09-26-2007, 07:28 PM   #10
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Thats funny! I noticed that myself when I came home from work today and was flipping through the channels. When I got the new 5 LNC dish and the HD box the installer said they would be getting more HD channels soon! SWEET!
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Old 09-26-2007, 07:31 PM   #11
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Wow, wonder why NFL N isn't hd on my set yet? I have the latest receiver.
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Old 09-26-2007, 07:32 PM   #12
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Wow, wonder why NFL N isn't hd on my set yet? I have the latest receiver.
I have two Channel 212s. The first is "NFLHD" and the second is "NFL".
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Old 09-26-2007, 07:33 PM   #13
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You all suck. Comcast's HD selection is pretty lacking right now compared to Dish and DTV.
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Old 09-26-2007, 07:34 PM   #14
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I have two Channel 212s. The first is "NFLHD" and the second is "NFL".
YEP. Got it. Thanks. Might as well watch the "N" not like the Braves or Cards are going to see post season. heh
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Old 09-26-2007, 07:36 PM   #15
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YEP. Got it. Thanks. Might as well watch the "N" not like the Braves or Cards are going to see post season. heh
You can say that again. The Cards crumpled like an empty Bud Light can. Oh well. At least they won it all before they shat themselves.
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