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  • Saskatchewan Rush
    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 for more information.

  • NHL Centre Ice
    Half-season pricing and free preview for NHL Centre Ice

    Don't miss a moment! Half-season pricing is now available for NHL Centre Ice, so you can make every game a home game. Check out all the NHL action during a free preview of Centre Ice, available January 18-24.

  • Zee TV Canada
    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, 2017, watch a free preview of Zee TV Canada on channels 252 (SD) and 552 (HD).

  • My Zen TV
    Channel launch: My Zen TV - live better!

    My Zen TV is the lifestyle channel which offers practical advice, inspiring experiences, and entertainment to live your life better. Enjoy yourself, have fun, grow, discover, and escape with My Zen TV. Watch My Zen TV on Basic maxTV channels 43 (SD) and 343 (HD). For Lite maxTV customers, My Zen TV is available in the Lite Entertainment Theme Pack.

  • Netflix
    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

  • Cooking Channel
    Channel launch: Cooking Channel

    Effective December 12, W Movies has been rebranded as Cooking Channel.

    Cooking Channel is an entertainment brand dedicated to today's passionate food lover. For food people, by food people, Cooking Channel is the answer to a growing hunger for more content devoted to food and cooking in every dimension from global cuisines to international travel, history, and unconventional how-tos. Watch Cooking Channel on Basic maxTV channels 44 (SD) and 344 (HD). 

    Lite maxTV customers can enjoy a free preview of Cooking Channel until January 31, 2017, and can subscribe to Cooking Channel as part of the Lite Entertainment Pack.

    W Movies content can still be found on the following channels:

     • Lifetime in the Entertainment Plus Theme Pack (channels 81 in SD and 381 in HD)
     • MovieTime in the Entertainment Plus Theme Pack (channels 84 in SD and 384 in HD)
     • W Network in the Life Theme Pack (channels 100 in SD and 400 in HD)
     • Slice in the Life Theme Pack (channels 101 in SD and 401 in HD)


  • beIN Sports
    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 Sportsnet World, WWE Network, and beIN Sports for $24.95/mo., or get all 3 for only $34.95/mo.

  • Try the new maxTV Builder!

    Are you ready to build your ultimate entertainment package? Check out the new maxTV Builder! This great new service will help ensure you get all the channels you want, at the best price possible. Which package is right for you? Should you get single channels or Theme Packs? The maxTV Builder will show you the way.

  • Great things are happening to maxTV!

    maxTV is always evolving to bring you the best TV viewing experience. We’re adding more channels, more customization, and more add-ons to make sure you get the entertainment you want:

    More single channels now available
    You can customize your maxTV service more than ever before. Most maxTV channels are now available on a pick-and-pay basis, so you can choose the exact channels you want! For most channels, prices range from $1.99 to $4.99/month. And for the best value, we still have our Theme Packs that bring you a collection of your favourite channels at a great price.

    Get a great deal on premium TV!
    Love movies? Hooked on HBO? Check out our new Premium HD Movie Pack, which combines The Movie Network (including HBO Canada), Super Channel, and Hollywood Suite--all for only $29.95/month! All three also offer on-demand viewing through your maxTV set-top box. Plus, both Hollywood Suite and The Movie Network have GO Apps so you can take them with you and watch your favourites anytime, anywhere!

    New specialty channel options
    New premium sports packages bring you more great action at a fantastic price! Get any 2 of Sportsnet World, WWE Network, and beIN Sports (coming soon) for only $24.95/month, or get all 3 for $34.95/month!
    The Filipino 4-Pack has grown into the Filipino 5-Pack. It’s getting an additional channel—GMA News TV—at no extra cost!
    A new collection of South Asian channels will let you get Zee TV Canada, Zee Cinema, and Asian Television Network (ATN) for one low price.