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Free preview of MUCH from March 7 to April 4


As the No. 1 Canadian brand for young adults, Much is an integral part of today’s pop-culture landscape.
Much is included with Basic maxTV. From March 7 until April 4, Lite maxTV customers can watch a free preview of Much on channels 12 (SD) and 312 (HD), available in the Lite Music Pack.

Free preview of Travel + Escape from March 6 to May 7

Travel + Escape

Passionate about discovery and dedicated to telling amazing stories about the exotic and familiar, Travel + Escape leaves audiences feeling carried away. From March 6 to May 7, try a free preview of Travel + Escape on channel 104, available in the Life Theme Pack or as a single channel.

Free preview of Teletoon until March 31


Until March 31, watch a free preview of Teletoon on channel 90, available in the Kids Theme Pack or as a single channel.

Free preview of Slice until March 31


With exclusive programming and buzz-worthy personalities, Slice offers the perfect escape for women on the go. Hosting the biggest reality, drama and movie titles, Slice is the go-to destination for hit shows featuring relatable topics that are relevant to women. Until March 31, try a free preview of Slice on channels 101 (SD) and 401 (HD), available in the Life Theme Pack or as a single channel.

Free preview of Historia until march 31


Until March 31, watch a free preview of Historia on channel 257, available in the En Francais 2 specialty channel pack or as a single channel.

Free preview of Cottage Life until April 30

Cottage Life

Cottage Life offers a variety of programming focusing on DIY and design, food and entertaining, real estate and outdoor living. Until April 30, watch a free preview of Cottage Life on channel 65, available in the Knowledge Plus Theme Pack or as a single channel.

maxTV client upgrade

maxTV client upgrade

Throughout March and April, you might notice some changes to the look of maxTV. We’ve updated the maxTV logo, and we’re tweaking some colours in the maxTV guide and the Recorded TV page to make them easier to read. There will be no downtime for your maxTV service as we make these changes.

Channel launch and free preview: BBC Earth

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

Saskatchewan Rush

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.

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

Channel launch: beIN Sports

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.

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