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Compare Channel Packages?

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Member Since: ‎01-28-2010
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Compare Channel Packages?

After two years as a Comcast Triple Play customer, my bill has just jumped signficantly.  I am shopping the channel package offerings, but there is no easy way to compare the offerings side-by-side. Is there any way to view ALL channels, with color-coding to indicate packages? Comcast used to offer a printed channel lineup that showed what was starter, basic, preferred, etc....

 

Thanks,

Cindy

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Member Since: ‎12-31-2004
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Re: Compare Channel Packages?

They usually include channel listings in at least one bill a year.  Copies of your bills are available online, or you can go to the Comcast office and request a list of channels broken down by package.

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Re: Compare Channel Packages?

Thanks, WarEagle, for that quick reply.  I don't keep anything but the actual bill, but there is a local Comcast office that I can stop into.

 

Thanks,

Cindy

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Re: Compare Channel Packages?

The listings are part of one of the bills, rather than an insert, and the bills are available if you log into your account online.

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Re: Compare Channel Packages?

Unless you're in a market like mine, where the channel cards and price lists are sent in a separate mailing and are not available using "View Bill". In that case subscribers might need to call customer service, or visit a service center.

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Re: Compare Channel Packages?

Hi Cindy,

 

I was looking for a good channel lineup that compares what's in each package too. The list you get when you go to Programming > Channel Lineup from the main Comcast page is only useful to find the specific channel numbers in your area.

 

To get a list of channels that will help you select which package you want to subscribe to, go to http://www.comcast.com/Corporate/Learn/DigitalCable/digitalcable.html. It's got the channels listed in a box on the right. Then below that box, you will see a link that says Compare side-by-side to get a list with columns for each package.

 

In case the above links don't work for you, to get to that page from the main Comcast page, select  Products > Xfinity TV.

 

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Member Since: ‎01-18-2007
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Re: Compare Channel Packages?

I found a list that was useful to me

 

Go to http://www.comcast.com/Corporate/Learn/DigitalCable/digitalcable.html
Look for Already a customer? and click "See Offers"
Enter your info and sign in as a customer.
Scroll down the page until you see a link for "View Channel Lineup" and click it
Select "Digital Premier" from the drop down list.
On that same page you will see the link "Print your channel lineup" -- Click that
You don't have to print it -- the new page that opens lists every package and the channels in them for your area and the names of the packages should match what is on your bill.