More Channels Launched in Two Texas Communities

Yesterday, we introduced more than 33 new high-definition (HD) and 19 new standard definition (SD) TV channels in Childress and Wellington, Texas.The new HD channels include: broadcast stations KAMR HD (NBC), Univision HD, KVII HD (ABC), KCIT HD (FOX) and KFDA HD (CBS), as well as ESPN HD, ESPN2 HD, Fox Sports Southwest HD, Lifetime HD, Disney HD, Discovery Channel HD, Spike TV HD, Nickelodeon HD, USA HD, A&E HD, History Channel HD, VH1 HD, HGTV HD, FX HD, TLC HD, National Geographic HD, AMC HD, Syfy HD, Comedy Central HD, Animal Planet HD, Food Network HD, Bravo HD, Fox Sports 1 HD, NBC Sports Network HD, CMT HD, Travel Channel HD, MTV HD, Outdoor Channel HD and Fox Sports Plus HD.Other new digital channels in SD format include: HBO2, HBO Signature, HBO Family, HBO Latino, More Max, Action Max, Showtime, Showtime2, Showtime Showcase, Showtime Beyond, Showtime Extreme, The Movie Channel, The Movie Channel Xtra, Starz, Encore, Encore Action, Encore Love, Encore Western, Encore Suspense and Encore Drama.

HDTV offers a widescreen format, similar to a movie theater, with distinctly sharper images and better sound quality than standard TV.