BBC HD

high-definition television channel

BBC HD is a high-definition television channel provided by the BBC. The service was initially run as a trial from 15 May 2006 until becoming a full service on 1 December 2007. The first HD originated program to be shown on the channel was Planet Earth, shown on 27 May 2006.

BBC HD
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Programming
Picture format16:9, 1080i (HDTV)
Ownership
OwnerBBC
History
LaunchedTrial: 15 May 2006
Full: 1 December 2007
Links
Websitehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/hd/
Availability
Cable
Virgin MediaChannel 108 (IN MPEG-2)
Satellite
FreesatChannel 108
Sky HDChannel 143 (IN H.264/MPEG-4 AVC)
Astra 2D10847V 22000 5/6

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