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Saskatchewan Legislature Channel now available in HD

Saskatchewan Legislature Channel

The Saskatchewan Legislature Channel is now available in HD on maxTV channel 320. The channel will also be upgraded to HD on maxTV Stream in early 2020.

Free preview: Adult Swim

Rick and Morty

Starting Sunday, November 10, new episodes of Rick and Morty are back! Catch the hit animated series and other irreverent and edgy comedies with a free preview of Adult Swim, available until November 30 on channels 80 and 380 (HD) on maxTV. (Not currently available on maxTV Stream.)

Free previews: Love Nature and HIFI

Love Nature and HIFI

Love Nature brings audiences closer to the beauty and wonder of nature, sharing awe-inspiring stories and shining a light on the fight for survival in a changing world. HIFI has your entertainment covered, offering a unique blend of classic films, favourite flicks, and iconic series. Until January 5, maxTV HD customers can enjoy free previews of Love Nature and HIFI on channels 471 and 472 on maxTV. (maxTV HD required; not currently available on maxTV Stream.)

Free preview: HGTV

HGTV

HGTV is Canada's most entertaining source for home renovation and design inspiration. Until November 30, enjoy a free preview of HGTV on channels 102 and 402 (HD) on maxTV and channel 102 on maxTV Stream.

Free preview: A&E

A&E

A&E offers a diverse mix of uniquely immersive entertainment ranging from original scripted series, including Bates Motel and Damien, to signature non-fiction franchises, including Duck Dynasty, Wahlburgers, and Storage Wars. Until November 30, enjoy a free preview of HGTV on channels 70 and 370 (HD) on maxTV and channel 70 on maxTV Stream

Free preview: E! Entertainment Television

E!

E! is your No.1 destination for all things pop culture. Until November 19, enjoy Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the 2019 People's Choice Awards, Temptation Island, Total Divas, and more with a free preview of E! on channels 76 and 376 (HD) on maxTV and channel 76 on maxTV Stream.

Citytv Vancouver to replace Citytv Edmonton

Citytv

To ensure we comply with broadcast regulations, in November, Citytv Vancouver will be replacing Citytv Edmonton in the maxTV and maxTV Stream channel line-ups. Citytv Vancouver will be available on channel 34. If you're a maxTV PVR customer and had any scheduled PVR recordings on this channel, you’ll need to cancel and reschedule them after the change. We’re sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Changes to the Variety Plus theme pack

CTV Life and My Zen TV logos

In November, CTV Life Channel (formerly Gusto) is moving from the Variety Plus theme pack to the basic maxTV channel line-up. It will also be available in the Lite Entertainment pack for Lite maxTV customers. CTV Life Channel will be available on channels 43/343 (HD). If you subscribe to CTV Life Channel as a single channel, we’ll remove the monthly channel charge from your bill after the move. Scheduled PVR recordings won’t be affected.
 
My Zen TV is moving from the maxTV basic channel line-up and the Lite Entertainment pack to Variety Plus and will be available on channels 146 and 446 (HD). Scheduled PVR recordings won’t be affected.
 
For maxTV Stream customers, CTV Life Channel will remain in the Life 2 theme pack but will be moving to channel 43. My Zen TV is not currently available with maxTV Stream.

Stingray Retro moving to Basic maxTV

Stingray Retro

In November, Stingray Retro is moving to our basic maxTV channel line-up. It will continue to be available on channel 153. If you have scheduled PVR recordings, they won’t be affected. If you subscribe to Stingray Retro as a single channel, we’ll remove the monthly channel charge from your bill when Stingray Retro moves. Stingray Retro will also be available in the Lite Music pack for Lite maxTV customers.

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

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.

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™ 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 September 30, 2019.
  • 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 December 31, 2019. 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. The maxTV remote PVR app is available at no extra charge, but standard smartphone data charges may apply. 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 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 Canada

HBO Canada® 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 2019. 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.