Channel news and previews
Channel launch and free preview: BBC Earth
Effective January 24, radX has been rebranded as BBC Earth, available on channel 473 as a single channel and in the HD Adventure Pack. maxTV HD customers will be able to enjoy a free preview of BBC Earth until April 23.
Be sure to catch the premiere of Planet Earth II on Saturday, February 18. In one of the most ambitious landmark series, Planet Earth II allows us to experience the world from the viewpoint of the animals themselves. Traveling through jungles, deserts, mountains, islands, grasslands, and cities, this series explores the unique characteristics of Earth’s most iconic habitats and the extraordinary ways animals survive within them. From spellbinding wildlife spectacles to intimate encounters, Planet Earth II will take you closer than ever before.
Exclusive Saskatchewan Rush coverage on maxTV
Want to catch all the excitement that the NLL's Saskatchewan Rush has to offer? maxTV offers live coverage of the Rush home opener on January 21, as well as away games, on channels 49 & 349 (HD). Games will also be available on maxTV Local On Demand channels 48 & 348 (HD) following the live broadcast. Visit saskrush.com for more information.
Free preview of Zee TV Canada until March 1
Zee TV Canada redefines the South East Asian entertainment experience by broadcasting lifestyle and entertaining programming aimed at women. Until March 1, watch a free preview of Zee TV Canada on channels 252 (SD) and 552 (HD).
Watch Netflix on your maxTV set-top box
Have a Netflix account? maxTV infiNET customers can now stream Netflix right on their maxTV set-top box! Sign into Netflix through your maxTV set-top box and you're all ready to go. Not a Netflix customer? Sign up to get one month free through your set-top box or online at netflix.com/sasktel.
Channel launch: beIN Sports
beIN Sports is the premier international sports network with over 1,200 live soccer games from the major European Leagues such as Ligue 1, Serie A, La Liga, and UEFA Champions League! In addition, beIN Sports brings you hundreds of live events in world-class rugby (including Six Nations matches), cycling, volleyball, tennis, boxing, motorsports, basketball, and Moto GP!
Watch beIN Sports on channels 242 (SD) and 542 (HD).
Combine and save! Pick any 2 of beIN Sports, Sportsnet World, and WWE Network for $24.95/mo., or get all 3 for only $34.95/mo.