Charlotte, N.C. (February 10, 2011) – Time Warner Cable announced the availability of Whole House DVR today for its East Coast customers, offering more convenience and control of their recorded programs. Customers can sign-up for $19.99 a month, with additional equipment fees as appropriate, depending on customer needs in the home.
“Whole House DVR offers our customers flexibility, convenience and enhanced accessibility to recorded programming throughout their homes,” said Mike Munley, president of residential services for Time Warner Cable’s East Region. “Time Warner Cable customers now have the ability to watch programs in any room and can start a program in one room and finish watching in another room, without having to restart the program.”
The new technology offers a variety of additional new features for customers, including the ability to network multiple DVRs and set-top boxes, and the ability to store up to 75 hours of high definition (HD) programming.
“We are committed to providing our customers with enhanced technology to make program viewing more convenient and accessible in today’s busy environment,” added Munley. “DVR service has become a must-have for many cable television viewers. As customer usage of DVR service increases, we recognize the need to increase both the storage capacity and flexibility of the DVR. We will continue to deliver new technologies, such as Whole House DVR, that enable our customers to watch programs on their schedule.”
Whole House DVR is available to Time Warner Cable’s East Coast customers in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (including New York City), North Carolina and South Carolina. It is also available as part of Time Warner Cable’s new SignatureHome™ service, which combines personal service with Time Warner Cable’s premier products.
For more information about Whole House DVR, watch a quick tutorial on Whole House DVR at http://pitch.pe/124162.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable’s East Region provides technologically advanced video, Internet and telephone services to more than 5.9 million residential and business customers. Time Warner Cable’s East Region serves more than 1,300 cities in nine states, including Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. The East Region has more than 17,000 employees focused on delivering the company’s mission every day by connecting people and businesses with information, entertainment and each other.
Time Warner Cable is the second-largest cable operator in the U.S., with well-clustered systems located mainly in five geographic areas — New York State (including New York City), the Carolinas, Ohio, southern California (including Los Angeles) and Texas. Time Warner Cable serves more than 14 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers a suite of phone, Internet, Ethernet and cable television services to businesses of all sizes. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions that are targeted and affordable. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.