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To help keep our customers informed and their families entertained during the COVID-19 outbreak, we're providing residential maxTV and maxTV Stream customers with free previews of over 50 news and entertainment channels, including CTV News Channel, CBC News Network, LCN, Family, Family Jr., Family CHRGD, Disney Channel, Teletoon, Treehouse, and much more. See the full list.

Free preview: T+E

T+E

From fan-favourite cult series to can’t-miss TV events, T+E is your escape into a world brimming with fantasy, intrigue, and unforgettable storytelling. Until May 3, enjoy a free preview of T+E on channels 104 and 404 (HD) on maxTV and channel 104 on maxTV Stream.

Free preview: Cottage Life

Life Below Zero Canada on Cottage Life

Escape the city and leave the stress behind with Cottage Life, where every day is the weekend. Celebrate the people, activities, and places that make your leisure time special. Until May 3, enjoy a free preview of Cottage Life on channel 65 on maxTV and maxTV Stream.

Free preview: HGTV Canada

HGTV

HGTV Canada is your true partner for home, celebrating the spirit of home through inspiring design, renovation, and real estate shows. Until April 30, enjoy a free preview of HGTV on channels 102 and 402 (HD) on maxTV and channel 102 on maxTV Stream.

Free preview: National Geographic

Cosmos: Possible Worlds on National Geographic

National Geographic believes in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling. Its award-winning series tell stories of humankind from an up-close perspective. Until April 30, enjoy a free preview of National Geographic on channels 62 and 362 (HD) on maxTV and channel 622 on maxTV Stream.

Free preview: Slice

Slice

Slice is the destination for unscripted television showcasing big, buzzworthy personalities and a glimpse into the lifestyles and relationships of the rich and outrageous. From March 1 to April 30, enjoy a free preview of Slice on channels 101 and 401 (HD) on maxTV and channel 101 on maxTV Stream.

More channels available with the Global TV App

Global TV App

Check out the new Global TV App! Not only can you find your favourite Global shows, but now the Global TV App is home to some of the most watched networks in Canada: Food Network, HGTV, W Network, Slice, Showcase, and History. If you subscribe to the channel, you can watch it live, on demand, and free! Plus, the Global TV App now has an expanded Global News offering, giving you free 24/7 access to local and national news streams across Canada. Available on iOS and Android.

Free preview: Makeful

Makeful

Watch new episodes of The Great British Baking Show, Worst Cooks In America, Handmade Hotels, and much more with a free preview of Makeful, available until April 30 on channel 162 on maxTV and maxTV Stream.

Free preview: Smithsonian Channel

Smithsonian Channel

Smithsonian Channel Canada is where curiosity lives, inspiration strikes, and wonders never cease. Until April 30, enjoy a free preview of Smithsonian Channel on channel 474 on maxTV (HD required) and maxTV Stream.

Free preview: BBC Earth

BBC Earth

BBC Earth will take you on a thrilling journey of discovery, from the smallest creatures to the limitless expanse of space. Until April 30, enjoy a free preview of BBC Earth on channel 473 on maxTV (HD required) and maxTV Stream.

Terms & conditions

Read maxTV terms of service before purchasing this service.

All prices and fees are subject to applicable taxes.

To receive HD channels, you must subscribe to maxTV HD.

Bundle savings depends on product availability in your area and number of services subscribed to. Services eligible for bundle savings include Postpaid Wireless plans, maxTV, interNET, infiNET, homePHONE Anytime North America Unlimited Long Distance, and SecurTek.

New maxTV customer promotions offer free installation. A $75 installation charge is applicable for customers not eligible for a promotion.

All single channels, specialty channels, and specialty channel packages are subject to a 1 month minimum subscription.

Promotions

Internet + maxTV for 24-months – Winter 2020 (the “Offer”)

  • Offer available for a limited time and may end at any time.
  • The Offer includes Internet for $49.95/mo for 24 months, a maxTV package at the regular rate less savings for bundling with Internet, and savings for bundling the Offer with a SaskTel Post-paid Wireless rate plan (-$10/month).

Pricing example for the infiNET 175 with Basic maxTV version of the Offer:

  • infiNET 175 regular non-contracted monthly rate: $104.95
  • infiNET 175 contracted monthly rate savings: ($10.00)
  • infiNET 175 regular contracted monthly rate: $94.95
  • infiNET 175 contracted rate 24-month monthly promo savings: ($45.00)
  • infiNET 175 contracted monthly rate on 24-month promo: $49.95
  • infiNET 175 contracted monthly rate on 24-month promo + Basic maxTV before savings for bundling Internet and maxTV: $109.40
  • Monthly savings for bundling infiNET 175 + maxTV: ($30.95)
  • infiNET 175 contracted monthly rate on 24-month promo + Basic maxTV with savings for bundling Internet and maxTV: $78.45
  • Monthly savings for bundling Internet + maxTV with Wireless: ($10.00)
  • Promo monthly rate for infiNET 175 with Basic maxTV including savings for bundling Internet, maxTV, and Wireless: $68.45

To be eligible for the Offer, a customer must:

  • be a new residential Internet and TV customer. A new residential Internet customer is defined as a dwelling that has not subscribed to SaskTel Internet since November 25, 2019. A new residential TV customer is defined as a dwelling that has not subscribed to maxTV Stream or maxTV in the past 12 months. Business customers are not eligible;
  • sign a 2-year contract for infiNET 175 or interNET 25 Internet service;
  • subscribe to maxTV at the same time the Internet contract is signed; and
  • remain subscribed to maxTV for 12 months. If the customer cancels maxTV before 12 months and continues with the Internet service plan they have subscribed to, they will pay the regular SaskTel price for their Internet service for the final 12 months of the two-year internet service contract.

Eligible credits customers may see on their SaskTel bill while subscribed to the Offer:

  • infiNET 175: $45/mo credit
  • interNET 25: $20/mo credit
  • Savings for bunding with infiNET 175 & maxTV: $30.95/mo credit
  • Savings for bunding with interNET 25 & maxTV: $28.95/mo credit
  • Savings for bunding with Wireless: $10/mo credit
  • Final pricing for the Offer for each subscribing customer is determined by applying all bill credits to which a subscriber to the Offer is entitled (as described in the table above) to the regular pricing for the Internet service plan chosen by the customer and maxTV service regular pricing and after the application of any Wireless service bundling credit that may apply.
  • The regular monthly non-contract rate for the Internet portion of the Offer applies after the 24-month term of the Internet contract expires.
  • infiNET 175 monthly contracted rate: $94.95, infiNET 175 monthly non-contract rate: $104.95
  • interNET 25 monthly contracted rate: $69.95, interNET 25monthly non-contract rate: $79.95
  • If a customer cancels Internet service while under contract, early contract cancellation fees apply.
  • In order to ensure retention of the Offer pricing, customers must remain on the same Internet and maxTV plans they signed up to.
  • Customers cannot put their Internet and maxTV service on seasonal (suspend TV and Internet) or partial-seasonal (suspend TV but leave Internet active) disconnect and retain the Offer pricing.
  • The Offer is not available with maxTV Only or Lite maxTV packages.
  • The Offer is not available with infiNET 300 as infiNET 300 cannot be paired with maxTV.
  • The Offer cannot be combined with other SaskTel promotions or offers of any kind.
  • Customers must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want a different Internet service plan after expiration of the Customer’s 24-month contract term.
  • The Offer price does not include additional equipment, features including HD and PVR, additional theme packs, channels, equipment, features, pay per view, video on demand rentals, or any other charges incurred for which regular SaskTel rates apply.

maxTV and Internet 50% for 3 months offer

maxTV and Internet is available for 50% off for three months. Customers save an additional $10/month when bundling maxTV and Internet with SaskTel wireless service.

The maxTV 50% off for 3 months offer is only available to residential customers new to both maxTV and Internet. New customers are considered those who have not had maxTV and Internet within the last 12 months. Existing Internet-only customers are not eligible. Business customers are not eligible. The promotional pricing is not available on maxTV Only or Lite maxTV. maxTV is not available with infiNET 300. Offer available for a limited time and may end at any time. Customers must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want a different plan after the 3-month promotional period.

The promotional price includes the maxTV package and Internet plan listed. Does not include additional theme packs, channels, equipment, features, pay per view, video on demand rentals, or any other charges incurred for which regular SaskTel rates apply.

Crave + Movies + HBO with STARZ for 50% off for 3 months (the "Offer")

  • Offer is available to customers who are not currently subscribed to, or have not been subscribed to Crave + Movies + HBO with STARZ from SaskTel in the past 180 days.
  • Regular price of Crave + Movies + HBO with STARZ is $22.45/mo. Customer will recieve a credit for $11.22 for each of the three months they are on the Offer.
  • Regular price will apply after Offer ends. If customer wants to remove Crave + Movies + HBO with STARZ after the promotional period, they can do so from their mySASKTEL account or by contacting 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835).
  • Residential customers are eligible only. Business customers are not eligible.
  • maxTV Stream Lite customers are not eligible for this promotion.
  • Offer subject to change. Promotion ends April 30, 2020.

Bundle (maxTV, Internet, and wireless) savings

  • Available in maxTV-served locations.
  • Customers that subscribe to interNET 5,10, or 25 can add Basic maxTV for $25.50 more per month, when bundled with SaskTel wireless.
  • Customers that subscribe to infiNET 20, 40, or 80 can add Basic maxTV for $20.50 more per month, when bundled with SaskTel wireless.
  • Customers that subscribe to infiNET 175 can add Basic maxTV for $23.50 more per month, when bundled with SaskTel wireless.
  • infiNET 300 is not available with maxTV.
  • Prices subject to change.
  • The bundle price applies to the maxTV package, Internet plan, and/or long distance package listed. Does not include additional theme packs, channels, equipment, features, pay per view, video on demand rentals, or any other charges incurred for which regular SaskTel rates apply.

First set-top box free offer

Set-top box value of $350 compared to approximate purchase cost if the customer were to purchase their own set-top box. Includes free use of the set-top box for as long as customer subscribes to maxTV service. Additional set-top boxes are $4.95 each. Free set-top box not included with Lite maxTV.

Crave™ one month trial offer

  • Customers who subscribe to Crave from SaskTel will receive the first month at no cost.
  • After the first month free, regular pricing of $7.99 per month will apply.
  • Customer must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want to remove Crave after the promotional period.
  • Promotion is available to customers who are not currently subscribed to Crave and have not received the promotion previously.
  • Customers are only able to receive this promotion once; if a customer disconnects the service and adds it again, they will not be eligible to receive this promotion again.
  • Available to new and existing maxTV customers who meet the eligibility requirements.
  • Residential customers are eligible only. Business customers are not eligible.
  • Offer subject to change. Promotion ends June 30, 2020.
  • Crave and all associated logos are trademarks of Bell Media Inc. All rights reserved.

Super Channel one month free offer

The Super Channel one month free offer is available to customers who are not currently subscribed to, or have not been subscribed to Super Channel from SaskTel in the past 120 days. Offer subject to change. Super Channel is not available for Business maxTV customers. The regular price of $9.95 per month will apply after the first free month promotion. Customer must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want to remove Super Channel after the promotional period. Promotion ends June 30, 2020. Subject to change.

Filipino 5-Pack 50% off for 3 months offer

The Filipino 5-Pack 50% off for 3 months offer is available to customers who are currently subscribed to maxTV on an introductory promotion. The regular price of $25 per month will apply after the three-month promotion. Customer must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want to remove the Filipino 5-Pack after the promotional period. Offer subject to change. Offer available for a limited time and may end at any time.

Multi-room PVR service promotion

For the first 3 months, existing maxTV customers (who have not received PVR service from SaskTel in the last 12 months) can receive PVR service Free for 3 months. Customers will pay regular rates ($9.95/month) following the promotion period.

  • Available to existing maxTV customers who meet the eligibility requirements.
  • A customer qualifies if they currently have maxTV service and choose to add PVR to their service.
  • Customer must not be or have been subscribed to PVR in the last 12 months.
  • Customer must not have received an Introductory Promotion for maxTV in the last 12 months.
  • Residential customers are eligible only. Business customers are not eligible.

Offer available for a limited time and may end at any time. Offer subject to change. Customer must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want to remove PVR service after the promotional period.

HD promotion

For the first 3 months, existing maxTV customers (who have not received HD service from SaskTel in the last 12 months) can receive HD service free for 3 months. Customers will pay regular rates ($10/month) following the promotion period.

  • Available to existing maxTV customers who meet the eligibility requirements.
  • A customer qualifies if they currently have maxTV service and choose to add HD to their service.
  • Customer must not be or have been subscribed to HD in the last 12 months.
  • Residential customers are eligible only. Business customers are not eligible.

Offer available for a limited time and may end at any time. Offer subject to change. Customer must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want to remove HD service after the promotional period.

maxTV Caller ID promotion

Sign up for maxTV Caller ID and get 1 month free. Offer available for a limited time and may end at any time. Offer subject to change. Regular price of $4.00 per month will apply after the promotional period. Customer must contact 1.800.SASKTEL (1.800.727.5835) if they want to remove maxTV Caller ID service after the promotional period.

Channels and Theme Packs

Crave

  • Must be a maxTV or maxTV Stream customer to subscribe to Crave.
  • To access Crave through your mobile device or web browser, you will need to register for mySASKTEL and add your maxTV account (if you haven't already). See Getting started with Crave.
  • maxTV customers can watch Crave on demand through the set-top box or using an Apple TV, smartphone, tablet, or computer.
  • Available on devices with Apple iOS 7.1 or higher and Android 4.0 or higher. The Crave app can be downloaded from the App Store or Google Play.
  • Crave and all associated logos are trademarks of Bell Media Inc. All rights reserved.

HBO

HBO® and related service marks are property of Home Box Office, Inc., used under license. All rights reserved. All images, artwork and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

HD Adventure Pack

To get this pack, you must subscribe to HDTV.

Hollywood Suite

Subscription to Hollywood Suite single channels does not provide access to Hollywood Suite GO. To access Hollywood Suite GO, you must be a maxTV customer with a subscription to the Hollywood Suite Theme Pack.

Netflix

  • Must be a Residential maxTV customer with infiNET in order to stream Netflix on your maxTV set-top box.
  • Eligible customers can access Netflix on Channel 300 or the TV Apps menu on your maxTV set-top box.
  • Netflix streaming membership required.
  • Customers will be billed directly by Netflix. No Netflix charges will appear on your SaskTel bill.

NHL® Centre Ice™

  • Blackouts and other restrictions apply.
  • NHL® Centre Ice™ requires a subscription to maxTV HD.
  • NHL, the NHL Shield and the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup are registered trademarks and Centre Ice name and logo and The Game Lives Where You Do are trademarks of the National Hockey League. NHL and NHL team marks are the property of the NHL and its teams. © NHL 2020. All Rights Reserved.

Sportsnet

The Sportsnet app is free for every Basic maxTV customer and for Lite maxTV customers with the Lite Sports pack. Single channel subscribers have access to the following in-app content:

  • Sportsnet single channel subscription: in-app access to Sportsnet East, West, Ontario, and Pacific content
  • Sportsnet 360 single channel subscription: in-app access to Sportsnet 360 content
  • Sportsnet One single channel subscription: in-app access to Sportsnet One content
  • Sportsnet World specialty channel subscription: in-app access to Sportsnet World content

Stingray Karaoke

If subscribing monthly, a minimum 1 month subscription is required.