AT&T Inc. has added eight HD channels to its U-verse TV channel lineup, allowing U-verse subscribers with the HD service option access to more than 40 HD channels in most markets.
The new channels are Animal Planet HD, CNN HD, Discovery HD, Science Channel HD, Starz Kids & Family HD, Superstation WGN in HD, TLC HD, Versus HD and the Golf Channel HD.
AT&T’s HD service is available for $10 extra per month with any U-verse TV programming package, the company said. All U-verse TV packages include HD-ready equipment, and most include an HD-capable DVR.
Additionally, AT&T’s U-verse service is now taking orders and will begin installation for new customers on Dec. 24 in parts of 51 local communities in the Columbus, Ohio, area. AT&T said it will continue to increase U-verse availability throughout the area on an ongoing basis.