Channel 4 HD heading to Freesat

Satellite TV, Tech Digest news

Channel 4’s high definition programming will be coming to Freesat HD boxes, it has been confirmed today. The channel will launch in April.

That now adds up to 4 HD channels on the Freesat service: BBC 1 HD, BBC HD, ITV 1 HD being the other three, not including BBC iPlayer and the incoming ITV Net Player.

Freesat Managing Director Emma Scott said: “This is fantastic news for Freesat. C4HD is a high quality channel and we’re sure it’ll prove popular with our discerning viewers.

“The addition of a fourth HD channel makes Freesat an even more attractive offer for savvy TV viewers looking for quality TV without monthly bills.”

Gerald Lynch
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