Sydney, Australia, 30 October, 2009 (Inquisitr Wire) – Hybrid Television Services (ANZ) Pty Limited, the exclusive licensee of TiVo® in Australia and New Zealand, today announced that its customers will have front row seats to Seven’s exciting new digital channel 7TWO on Channel 72 from Sunday, 1 November.
TiVo customers can rest assured that for any of the new Freeview channels such as 7TWO, the TiVo will automatically scan for the new channel and program scheduling will automatically appear in the TiVo proprietary 7 day on-screen TV Guide (EPG) ready to watch, record, Season Pass record and add to WishList searches of favourite actors or genres.
7TWO, the brand new entertainment channel is jam-packed with movies, action, drama, lifestyle, kids programming and even theme nights. Comprising classic hits such as The Sopranos, plus brand new series’ of favourites such as Ugly Betty, Heroes, Lost and 24 which will be premiered on 7TWO, Seven has delivered a channel with shows for the whole family to watch.
“It is truly an exciting time for digital free-to-air television in Australia and underpins our decision for our customers to “Watch Freeview” vs “Live TV” on our TiVo Central menu.
“There has never been more to watch and never been a better way to control and enjoy your free-to-air TV viewing experience than with a TiVo. With 7TWO, Seven has succeeded in providing viewers with a unique digital channel that offers viewers premium content as well as an array of programs that simply mean more and more and more TV for free.
“What an honour it is to have Seven as our major shareholder when innovations like 7TWO yet again prove the Group’s unrelenting skill in delivering entertainment, news and sport excellence.” said Robbee Minicola, CEO of Hybrid TV.