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Why can't I watch HD channels on Virgin TV anywhere?

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I suspect it disabled to reduce bandwidth, and if that's the case I'd expect it to stay that way until the whole of the virgin network has been updated allowing fast internet for all customers look at the info below, it shows that HD requiresat least double the bandwidth

Bandwidth Requirements Per Stream (in MB/s)
Compression Type MB/s Comments
HD Uncompressed
3D stereo
Uncompressed HD 10 bit
1080i 59.94, 720p 59.94 300.0 2 full streams capture/play
3D stereo
Uncompressed HD 8 bit
1080i 59.94, 720p 59.94 240.0 2 full streams capture/play
Unc RGB 444 10 bit (Dual Link)
1080i 59.94, 720p 59.94 238.0
Uncompressed HD 10 bit
1080i 59.94, 720p 59.94 150.0 Packed format to disk
Uncompressed HD 8 bit
1080i 59.94, 720p 59.94 120.0
Avid DNxHD Codec
DNxHD 220, 220x 27.5 1080i 59.94, 720p 59.94
DNxHD 185, 185x 23.0 1080i 50, 1080p 25
DNxHD 175, 175x 22.0 1080p 24, 1080p 23.976
DNxHD 145 18.0 1080i 59.94, 720p 59.94
DNxHD 120 15.0 1080i 50, 1080p 25
DNxHD 115 14.5 1080p 24, 1080p 23.976
DNxHD 90 11.0 720p 23.976
DNxHD 60 7.5 720p 23.976
HD 3rd Party Codecs
AVCI 100 & DVCPro HD 14.0
XDCAM HD 50 6.0
SD Uncompressed
Uncompressed SD 10 bit 27.0
Uncompressed SD 8 bit 21.5
SD 3rd Party Codecs
JFIF/AVR 2:1 10.0
MPEG 50/DV50 7.0
JFIF/AVR 3:1 6.0
MPEG 40 5.0
MPEG 30/DV25 411 4.0
JFIF/AVR 10:1 & 2:1S 3.0
JFIF/AVR 20:1 & 4:1S 2.0
JFIF/AVR 15:1S 1.0

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