Welcome to Comcast Help & Support Forums
Find solutions, share knowledge, and get answers from customers and experts

New to the Community? Start here.

5,516,058

members

41

online now

1,716,647

discussions

Back to Top

Digital preferred plus channel lineup

Posted by
Regular Visitor
  • Thank you contributor for your first reply to the community!
 Posting replies is the best way to get involved.
  • Congrats on Posting your first topic!

Member Since: ‎12-20-2003
Posts: 3
Message 1 of 6 (14,734 Views)

Digital preferred plus channel lineup

Does Digital preferred plus include local channels and 20-99 (MTV, E, TNT, Fox News, CNN, ESPN, AMC, comedy central, etc)? on the comcast site, one place does not have them listed in the package, one does (for about $101.) What's the real story? Incredibly frustrating to find out what's included in these packages. this is in metro west boston area.

 

5 REPLIES
Posted by
Cable Expert

Member Since: ‎12-31-2004
Posts: 10,676
Message 2 of 6 (14,732 Views)

Re: Digital preferred plus channel lineup

If you select the "Programming" tab near the top of this page, then click on the "Channel Lineup" dropdown, you can enter your location to see listings of the lineups for various packages.  They may vary by location.



Community Icon
I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you! I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.To learn more about XFINITY Forum Expert program click here.
Was your question answered? Mark it as an accepted solution!solution Icon
Did this post help? Why not give it a kudo!!!Kudos Icon
Community Icon
I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you! I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.To learn more about XFINITY Forum Expert program click here.
Community Icon
I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help. Expert Program
Posted by
Regular Visitor
  • Thank you contributor for your first reply to the community!
 Posting replies is the best way to get involved.
  • Congrats on Posting your first topic!

Member Since: ‎12-20-2003
Posts: 3
Message 3 of 6 (14,726 Views)

Re: Digital preferred plus channel lineup

I'm looking for lineups and costs - one part of the site says those channels are included in digital preferred plus, another part of the site does not list them. How can people shop and know what they are paying for?
Posted by
Cable Expert

Member Since: ‎12-31-2004
Posts: 10,676
Message 4 of 6 (14,718 Views)

Re: Digital preferred plus channel lineup

Call Comcast and ask.



Community Icon
I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you! I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.To learn more about XFINITY Forum Expert program click here.
Was your question answered? Mark it as an accepted solution!solution Icon
Did this post help? Why not give it a kudo!!!Kudos Icon
Community Icon
I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you! I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.To learn more about XFINITY Forum Expert program click here.
Community Icon
I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help. Expert Program
Posted by
Edited on
‎09-16-2014 04:45 PM

Regular Contributor

Member Since: ‎05-19-2011
Posts: 91
Message 5 of 6 (2,455 Views)

Re: Digital preferred plus channel lineup

[ Edited ]

I called Comcast.  They told me that "Digital Preferred Plus" has all of the channels that "Digital Preferred" has plus:

hbo
starz
showtime
cinemax
encore

 

The next obvious question... well then why would I buy "Digital Premier"?  "Digital Premier" has some obscure sports channels I am not familiar with.  I'm just starting to try to understand this... but, it seems like unless you are some over-the-top-sports-nut... you probably do not want "Digital Premier" when you could pay less for "Digital Preferred Plus".

 

 Obviously it is bizarre that it is not listed in the channel line-up web page.  Perhaps it is considered a temporary offer.  I think HBO and other premium channels are in a recent battle with other services like Netflix and this is a recent change... just me guessing.

 

Apparently this issue is not understood by most of the individuals answering the Comcast 1-800 customer service phones.

Posted by
Cable Expert

Member Since: ‎03-02-2007
Posts: 17,739
Message 6 of 6 (2,443 Views)

Re: Digital preferred plus channel lineup

4 1/2 year old dead thread now locked.

 

Start a new thread if you have a question.




Community Icon
I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you! I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.To learn more about XFINITY Forum Expert program click here.
Was your question answered? Mark it as an accepted solution!solution Icon
Did this post help? Why not give it a kudo!!!Kudos Icon
Community Icon
I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you! I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.To learn more about XFINITY Forum Expert program click here.
Community Icon
I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help. Expert Program