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Best US content

Post by moverfc » Sun, 14 Aug 2011 4:49 pm

Moving to Singapore from Chicago. Which cable provider has the best US TV content - sports, tv shows, etc.

Thanks in advance
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Post by Tigerslayer » Sun, 14 Aug 2011 11:35 pm

I would say Starhub outstrips Singtel by some way when it comes to the mainstream US entertainment shows.

You can see the channel packages here:-

Singtel

http://mio.singtel.com/miotv/channels-on-demand.asp

Starhub

http://www.starhub.com/tv.html

Singtel is TV through your phone line or optical whereas Starhub is through coaxial cable.

For entertainment I much preferred Starhub's selection but I am with MiO now purely for the exclusive EPL sports coverage.

Since I moved house I haven't got around to adding Starhub since the local channels work pretty ok for me.

As far as I am aware both carry ESPN and other major sports channels although I could be wrong on this since I do not subscribe.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 15 Aug 2011 8:41 am

Starhub is also now available on optical as well.

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Post by Calmday » Mon, 15 Aug 2011 9:11 am

They both suck bad.

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Post by nakatago » Mon, 15 Aug 2011 9:13 am

Calmday wrote:They both suck bad.
Ah, but which one sucks less? :roll:

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Post by Calmday » Mon, 15 Aug 2011 10:02 am

nakatago wrote:
Calmday wrote:They both suck bad.
Ah, but which one sucks less? :roll:
LOL Starhub sucks less.

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Post by AsusEpoxy » Wed, 17 Aug 2011 11:48 am

or you can do it like what alot of people did. Install a Slingbox back home and stream in to your fav channels. Good thing is you can watch it on iphone and ipad as well. That's how i get my fox news and cnn fix.

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