Sky Sports channel changes

Sky Sports HD 1-4 have been renamed as Sky Sports 1-4 HD this week, and Sky Sports F1 has been added to the EPG on channel 408.

The version of the channel you see on 408 depends on your subscription – if you’d an HD customer it’s Sky Sports F1 HD on channel 408 with the SD version on channel 459, and if you’d not an HD customer then you get the SD version on channel 408 instead.

Sky Sports F1 is currently showing a placeholder video until the channel launches later this month.

If you’re a Virgin Media customer you will find Sky Sports F1 on channel 516.

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Sky Sports F1 confirmed for Virgin Media

Sky Sports F1 will be coming to Virgin Media, it has been confirmed. The new channel will be the dedicated home for Formula 1.

Virgin Media’s official press release says “the channel will be added to the complete Sky Sports package available through Virgin Media, alongside Sky Sports 1, Sky Sports 2, Sky Sports 3 and Sky Sports 4. Subscribers to this package will have the channel added automatically at launch. Sky Sports News is separately included in all pay TV tiers”.

Virgin Media also reveal “Sky is working to develop interactive services for Sky Sports F1 viewers on the Virgin Media platform”.

Sky Sports F1 launches on Virgin Media and Sky in March.

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Sky Sports F1 HD launching in March

Sky are launching a brand new channel to show their Formula 1 coverage on next year.

Sky Sports F1 HD will launch in March and will air all races live, live practice & qualifying for every race and extra live content. The channel will also be available on Sky Go via a laptop or mobile device.

The channel will be available at no extra cost for people already subscribing to Sky Sports packages 1 & 2 or the HD pack of channels. Sky Sports customers without the HD pack will receive the standard definition version of the channel.

The new channel has only be confirmed for launch on Sky at the moment.

Visit the Sky Sports website for more details.

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