Comcast and HD

Garrett Wollman
Fri Jun 4 16:06:29 EDT 2010

<<On Fri, 4 Jun 2010 15:53:26 -0400, "Jim Hall" <> said:

> Speaking of HD channels, can anyone offer a guess as to why WGBX broadcasts
> 4 standard definition channels, whereas WBPX broadcasts one semi-HD channel
> (720 p) and three standard definition channels? I should think most of the
> PBS material would benefit from the semi-HD treatment.

44 is really an afterthought for them, is the only conclusion I can
come to.  I suspect the whole air chain for all four services is 480i,
given how much of the programming is postage-stamped.


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