Fox Sports 2 and Fox Sports 3 is now available in HD on Astro, on channel 829 and 830 respectively. This channel quality upgrade was a surprise as Astro did not make any major announcement regarding the channels that is now being available in HD.
Astro also added that these 2 new HD channels are permanent, not a temporary HD channels.
Fox Sports 2 on ch813 | ch829 (HD) - Both Sports pack and HD+PVR service is required to watch this channel.
Fox Sports 3 on ch818 | ch830 (HD) - At least "Family HD pack" is required to watch this channel.
After several months of tvN Movies channel were launched on Hypp TV platform, this channel has finally available on Astro channel 435 in HD from 1 August 2017.
tvN Movies gives you the best Korean blockbusters and critically acclaimed Korean movies, from the newly released movies to the all-time favourite movies that you may not even watch before in Malaysian cinemas or TV.
Starting 20 June 2017, Korean Pack will now available without additional charges to every Super Packs customers. Korean Pack consists of 2 HD channels, which are Oh!K (ch394) and tvN (ch395).
GOASEAN channel will no longer be available on Astro starting 12th June 2017 at 02:00 hrs, which is almost exactly 2 years after the launch of GOASEAN channel on Astro channel 737. GOASEAN channel was launch on Astro platform on 2th June 2015.
Hi. Please be informed, GOASEAN (Ch 737) will cease transmission on 12th June 2017 at 02:00 hours. We regret any inconvenience caused.
Astro Warna is now available in HD with effective of 11 May 2017 on Astro channel 124. Astro Warna HD will be available for free to all Astro subscribers from 11 May until 17 May 2017.
All Astro customers (except Family Lite dan NJOI) able to enjoy free channels preview in all channels in Mustika pack from 17 until 23 February 2017, which consists of Astro Warna, Astro Citra, Astro Bella & Astro Mustika HD.
Do note that Astro B.yond box is required to watch Astro Mustika HD.
Source: Astro 
Zee Variasi, a Hindi channel will be replaced by another new Hindi entertainment channel named TARA HD (CH 108) on 19 October 2016. The channel will be part of Family HD pack as well as Njoi prepaid. Free preview of TARA HD will be provided to all Astro B.yond customers from 19 October until 20 November 2016.
From 13 September 2016 onwards, Astro Hua Hee Dai will be simulcast in both SD and HD, meaning that Astro Hua Hee Dai viewers will be watching the exact same content between SD (ch333) and HD (ch332). Prior to this, there are a few of SD programmes are showing only in the SD version but not the HD version.
From 1 Sept 2016, customers can now enjoy Astro Arena in HD permanently, as well as Astro SuperSport 4 HD. The channel number are 802 and 836 respectively. Prior to this, Astro Arena HD is only available as a temporary HD version of Astro Arena channel on selected major sports events only, while Astro SuperSport 4 is available only in SD quality (4:3 aspect ratio).
The price for Astro Sports Pack will increase by RM 8.48 (incl. GST) per month starting 1 August 2016. This will affect to those who subscribed to Sports Pack including any bundle packs such as Value Pack, Super Pack or Super Pack Plus.
It is due to increasing costs of rights for the sports content as it gets more and more expensive, affecting TV broadcasters globally, including the English Premier League.