Astro launches 10 new channels, including 8 HD channels, resulting RM5 increment for HD service fees starting 1 December 2014.
In conjunction with the launch of 10 new channels, with 8 HD and 2 SD channels, the HD service fee will be revised, and this will affect to the customers subscribed to:
HD service, which will be revised from RM20/month to RM25/month.
Basic HD service, which will be revised from RM12/month to RM17/month.
Super Pack 1, 2 and 4, increase from RM133 to RM138/month
Value Pack 1, 2 and 3, increase from RM75 to RM80/month
Family HD or Chuen Min HD, increase from RM51.95 to RM56.95/month
Super Pack 3 and Astro B.yond IPTV customers are not affected.
The rates above are not included 6% GST
Existing B.yond HD customers will be able to enjoy free preview of these new HD and SD channels from 16th November 2014 until 28th February 2015.
At the same time, Astro launches new Value Pack 4 named as Fans Pack, which includes Family Pack, Sports pack, Astro Box Office Tayangan Hebat and Thangathirai channels, Celestial Movies (ch322) and 1 Mini pack of your choice. It also includes HD+PVR service as well, for RM113.42 (incl. GST).