The platform via British satellite was, in fact, the pioneer in Europe when sending in May of 2006 its nine first chains in HD. A number, that little by little has been increasing before the enormous acceptance of its subscribers until reaching the amount of 19. Now and taking advantage of the beginning the new season, Digital Sky announces the beginning of seven new chains under the HD format, reason why it will reach the number of 26, very over the rest of platforms via European satellites.
Six of the new chains will be dedicated unique and exclusively to the seventh art, that is to say the cinema. The same criterion will be followed that channels SD, of normal definition, that they compose the option of cinema. The seventh channel will be a version in High resolution of Real Sky Lives.
Sky Movies Action/Thriller HD, Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror HD, Sky Movies Drama HD, Sky Movies Modern Greats HD, Sky Movies Family HD and Sky Movies Comedy HD is at issue the new chains that will begin to supply the next month of September.
According to official data of Digital Sky, almost half million homes paid to the platform they are subscribed to Sky+ HD, the receiver that allows to receive the emissions in High resolution of the pay television property of News Corp.