Cable TV providers can offer their subscribers a wide selection of products and services for the whole family to enjoy. These products and services include a channel selection of over 250 quality channels, with digital and HD options. These channels are offered in a variety of programming packages that are designed to meet the specific entertainment needs of the family.
Cable TV providers can also offer their subscribers popular viewing features like HD channels, the DVR, Video on Demand, pay per view selections and Parental Controls. These features offer hours of additional entertainment with over 10,000 selections on the On Demand menu or live sporting, music and comedy events found with Pay Per View selections. These selections can be enjoyed with the DVR, or digital video record. This recorder can rewind, pause and fast-forward the programming found on these features. The DVR can also record and store up to 60 hours of programming, to be watched on the viewer’s schedule.
The programming found on regular channels and the programming stored on the DVR can be blocked using Parental Controls. Concerned parents can use these Parental Controls to block entire channels or specific programs, for a set time during the day or night, or indefinitely. These Parental Controls make sure that parents have the final say in the viewing materials their children are exposed to.
The Internet Services offered by cable TV providers can be 6 to 8 times faster than the speeds offered by DSL and 100 times faster than dial up. Surfers can download games, videos, movies and music at incredibly fast speeds. These services also come with free online Security Software that can help provide additional protection against popups, spyware, viruses and identity theft. Some cable TV providers also offer Parental Controls for their online services. These Parental Controls can be used to block entire websites or specific content based on rating. With cable TV providers, subscribers get a faster, safer online environment to work or play in.
Cable TV providers are also able to provide their customers with digital phone services. These services come with calling features like call-waiting, three way calling, call return, call forwarding and more, for up to 12 features total. These services can also include voicemail. Some companies even provide e-mail notifications for subscribers when a new voice mail is received. This feature allows subscribers to check their voice mail from any location in the world, as long as there is Internet access. Calling areas include North America, with some companies offering Puerto Rico, as well. Subscribers can make unlimited local and long-distance calls to anywhere in the United States or Canada, with all of these great features, for one low monthly price. Subscribers can stay in touch with friends and loved ones without paying expensive overages or counting minutes.
Cable TV providers offer these services in bundled packages that can save the family money. These packages provide cable TV programming, digital phone services and high-speed internet for one low monthly price that is cheaper than getting these services separately.