Why TELUS Optik TV?


  • 1 PVR is all you need - record and play back your shows on up to 6 TVs in your home with a digital box
  • TELUS HDTV- Wider view. Sharper image. Better sound.
  • Choose from over 650 of your favourite channels, including over 185 in HD!
  • Onscreen TELUS Call Display right on your TV!
  • Easy to use Interactive Program Guide
  • Access to the best movies 24/7 with TELUS Video on Demand
  • Commercial-free movie and music channels
  • Interactive onscreen news, weather, and entertainment on the myTELUS channel
  • Click here for a short video about everything TELUS Optik™ TV has to offer!


PVR Anywhere, only from TELUS

Introducing the coolest PVR experience - PVR Anywhere, powered by award-winning Microsoft® Mediaroom ™. Part of an advanced suite of TELUS services delivered on our new Fibre Optic Network*, this exciting feature gives you the freedom to enjoy TV like never before, with amazing flexibility and convenience.

 

  • 1 PVR is all you need - record and play back your shows on up to 6 TVs in your home with a digital box
  • Record up to 3 shows simultaneously from any room - you never need to miss a show again
  • Pause a recorded program in one room and pick it up from the same spot in a different room
  • Record your favourite series with the touch of a button.
  • Get PVR functionality from any TV when watching recorded programs - Pause, replay, rewind, fast-forward
  • Up to 198 hours of HD programming or 490 hours of Standard definition programming stored on the PVR

It's easy to get HD

Since every TELUS digital box is HD-ready, and every Optik™ TV package includes HD channels, you can experience the thrill of HD right from the start. Sports, adventure and movies are just some of the programming you can watch on over 185 HD channels. You'll enjoy a more vibrant view with a crystal-clear picture, a true widescreen experience and superior sound quality. HD gives you:

Crystal-clear picture

HD delivers the best picture and the best viewing experience. You will see more details and enjoy a sharper, clearer and more vibrant picture than you would with standard definition TV.


True widescreen experience

Watch your favourite shows on a widescreen picture that delivers movies and sports that better fit your TV screen, providing a more intense viewing experience.


Superior sound

Enjoy rich, resonant 5.1 Dolby® Digital sound, creating a much more memorable, cinematic television experience.



Take control of your TV viewing

Planning your TV viewing is a breeze with the Optik™ TV onscreen Interactive Programming Guide. Choose from hundreds of entertainment options or quickly view program schedules up to 14 days in advance. You can also block content with Parental Control, create a favourites list and more.


Picture-in-Picture (PIP)

Picture-in-Picture

See what else is on with Picture-in-Picture browsing while watching your current show.

 


 


Detailed program information

Detailed program information

Access detailed TV program information up to 14 days in advance, including first-run episode dates, featured actors, and when future episodes are scheduled to air.


 



Keyword search

Keyword search

Quickly find shows and movies featuring your favourite actors.









Favourites lists

Favourites lists

Customize your onscreen guide to display only the channels you want by creating a favourites list on each of your digital boxes



 


Parental Control

Parental Control

Block content by channel or by rating, so you can manage what your family watches.









Onscreen Call Display

Call Display on your TV*

See the name and number of who is calling you on your TV screen. Take the call or wait until the show is over. (*Call Display requires a monthly subscription.)









Microsoft Xbox 360 - watch TELUS Optik TV

Any Microsoft Xbox 360 with a hard drive can be used to watch Optik TV! When combined with an Optik HD PVR, the Xbox 360 will act as a digital box, allowing many PVR features, like recording up to 3 shows at once. See our Optik TV hardware page for more info.


Introducing Optik TV Apps!

Get more out of your Optik TV experience with interactive apps. Facebook, tweet, share photos and more right on your TV. Watch 4 shows at the same time with Multi-View! Plus, set PVR recordings from your smartphone or tablet! Here are some of our current apps:

 
 

Video On Demand - great movies whenever you want

Choose from hundreds of movies, many in HD. Watch them as many times as you want during the rental period and enjoy full controls that let you pause, rewind and fast-forward. When you rent a Video On Demand you can access it from any room in your home, and play it on up to 2 TVs at the same time while only paying for it once.

What's on

To view a selection of popular movie trailers, go to channel 15 or surf the VOD menu

Video On Demand service starts at just $4 per selection ($6 for HD new release rentals & $6 for HD library rentals). Select titles are only $3 on Tuesdays.

Subscribe to Movie 4 or 6 Pack and watch your favourite Movie Central and HBO shows on demand.




Pay Per View - Game on!

Get a front row seat for all the action and pay only for the games and events you choose to watch. Even record a purchased PPV event on your TELUS HD PVR.













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