Subscribers can watch all their favourites from Feb 1.
BEGINNING Feb 1, subscribers of Astro’s Njoi will be able to watch their favourite Chinese drama serials for free in high definition.
Astro Xi Yue HD (Ch 300) is Malaysia’s first free high definition channel on Njoi, which airs some of the best drama serials from China, Taiwan and Singapore, documentaries, and travelogues, as well as variety shows in Mandarin, Hokkien and Cantonese.
“HD is now the norm for our programming and channels, and with more than 55% of our Njoi customers on HD enabled boxes, Astro Xi Yue HD brings the excitement of HD to Njoi,” said vice president of Astro Chinese Customer Business Choo Chi Han in a press statement.
“The channel will allow us to showcase more choice Chinese programming in richer colours, picture-perfect clarity and cinematic surround sound.”
Viewers can look forward to programmes such as Father And Son, Justice, My Foot, Way Back Into Love, KO One Return (pic) and The Great China Discovery IV on the channel. In conjunction with Chinese New Year, look out for specials such as Jiangsu Count Down Concert 2013, Mayday Nowhere 3D and I Love Hong Kong 2012, too.
Njoi is a free satellite service that provides subscribers access to 25 TV and 20 radio channels for a one-time payment. For more information, visit www.njoi.com.my.