Home Satellite HD DIRECTV DirecTV Free Preview of 8 HD Channels Starts Today

DirecTV Free Preview of 8 HD Channels Starts Today

hd-extra-pack-cropClear some room on your DVR! DirecTV is having a free preview of eight HD channels starting on Thursday, Oct. 5 and ending on Weds. Oct. 11. The high-def channels are part of the service’s HD Extra Pack, a suite of premium channels that normally costs an extra $4.99 per month.

HD Extra Pack channels can be found between 565 and 573 on the DirecTV guide. Universal HD, which used to be part of the HD Extra Pack, was replaced last summer with the Olympic Channel (not part of the pack but can be found on channel 624). MTV Live, formerly Palladia, still lives on channel 572.

On the first night of the preview, DirecTV customers can catch showings of Kalifornia (HDNet Movies), Glastonbury 2013 (MTV Live) and Stigmata (MGM HD), as well as TV episodes of Murder She Wrote on Hallmark Channel.

HD Extra Pack channels

  • Hallmark Movie Channel HD (Ch. 565)
  • HDNet Movies (Ch. 566)
  • MGM HD (Ch. 567)
  • Sony Movie Channel HD (Ch. 568)
  • Smithsonian Channel HD (Ch. 570)
  • Crime and Investigation HD (Ch. 571)
  • MTV Live HD (formerly Palladia) (Ch. 572)
  • ShortsTV HD (Ch. 573)

DIRECTV HD Channels

contributor
HD Report frequently features articles written by guest contributors who are experts in the industry. Our publication is listed in Google News as well as other tech and entertainment forums. If you would like to write a news article, review, or editorial please contact us.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

4k TV Deals

Sony X1 4k HDR TV

Hot Pre-orders!

Game of Thrones: The Complete Series 4k Blu-ray
Back to the Future 35th Anniversary 4k Blu-ray giftset
Mission: Impossible - The Original TV Series Blu-ray
Stanley Kubrick 3-Film Collection  4k Blu-ray

1-Month Free!

Hot Blu-rays!

New Articles

Read a Review of ‘The King of Staten Island’ on Blu-ray Disc

SNL breakout Pete Davidson's story is one that a lot of fans are familiar with. From his struggle with Crone's disease, losing his firefighter...

Yellowstone Season 3 Blu-ray & DVD Release Date & Details

Paramount has announced the release date of the third season of Yellowstone to Blu-ray and DVD will be December 8, 2020. The Blu-ray and DVD...

Our Favorite New Amazon Products, Prices & Release Dates

Amazon has announced several new products for internet connectivity, home entertainment, and Alexa voice control. The first of which we'll mention is the new...

Disney Announces Updates to MCU Phase 4 Movie Schedule

Disney has announced updates to several films that are part of Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The first film in Phase 4, Black...

Support Us!