TrueVisions, Thailand's biggest pay TV operator, will increase its number of high-definition channels to 17 starting on July 16, it announced Thursday.
Its announced that its Platinum-package members will be upgraded to Platinum HD to watch all 17 HD channels for free. It also introduces five new HD channels which include History HD, Sundance HD, ESPN HD, KBS World HD and HD Showcase. The programmes start 16 July 2012.
TrueVisions said it would also broadcast London Olympics 2012 live in HD system plus Dolby Digital Plus Surround Sound systems.
TrueVisions will beam data to receivers of its customers on July 15 to upgrade the system and re-arrange the number of channels to cope with the new HD channels.