Kuala Lumpur — Astro adds two new High Definition (HD) Korean channels, namely Oh!K HD (Channel 394) and Channel M HD (Channel 395) on 16 February, further strengthening Astro’s K-Entertainment offering. All Astro customers with B.yond boxes will be able to enjoy a free preview of Oh!K HD and Channel M HD until end February 2015.
From Left – Vineet Puri from Channel M HD, Agnes Rozario from Astro and Marianne Lee from Oh!K HD
Agnes Rozario, Vice President, Content Management Group, Astro, said, “Astro is the first in Malaysia to bring dedicated 24/7 Korean channels to fans via KBS World and ONE HD channels. Today, KBS World is accessible to all Astro customers and ONE HD is one of the most watched channels both on TV and Astro on the Go (AOTG). Channel M is one of the strongest Asian youth and music oriented channels in the region and has been at the forefront of spreading K-culture throughout the world. Oh!K HD offers the best and latest of MBC in Korea. With our total offering of Channel M HD, Oh!K HD, ONE HD and KBS World, Astro becomes the unrivalled destination for K-entertainment across drama, K-pop and Variety entertainment all in HD and available on the screen of your choice be it on TV or AOTG on PC, Tablet or smartphone.”