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TMCNet:  Cogeco Cable Expands its HD Offering in Ontario Reaching Up to 150 HD Channels!

[November 05, 2012]

Cogeco Cable Expands its HD Offering in Ontario Reaching Up to 150 HD Channels!

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, Nov 5, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- Cogeco Cable (TSX:CCA) is expanding its high-definition HD TV programming line-up to reach up to 150 HD channels in the majority of its Ontario market.

Cogeco HD customers now have access to up to 150 HD channels to choose from, including 66 new ones with the best of youth programming (Disney XD HD, Cartoon Network HD, Teletoon HD, ABC Spark HD), sports programming (Sportsnet World HD), movie programming (TMN Fest HD, TMN Encore 2 HD), lifestyle programming (Travel&Escape HD, food Network HD), and much more (Space HD, Discovery HD, Comedy Network HD). There is something for everyone - kids, movie lovers, sports fans, budding chefs, travelers.

All of Cogeco HD customers enjoy access to the best of HD entertainment at no extra cost. HD channels are free with the subscription of the equivalent standard definition channel.

Cogeco HD TV service offers an exceptional quality and viewing experience and we are continually on the alert to what's happening in this sector and we invest constantly to provide the most interesting and relevant HD offering on the market," said Ron Perrotta, Vice-President, Marketing and Strategic Planning at Cogeco Cable. "We're proud that the HD Television service attracts new customers every month. Cogeco Cable clearly offers the diversity, quality and control our customers are looking for," Mr. Perrotta concluded.

ABOUT COGECO CABLE Cogeco Cable ( is a telecommunications corporation and is the second largest hybrid fibre coaxial cable operator in Ontario, and Quebec. Through its two-way broadband cable networks, Cogeco Cable provides its residential customers with Audio, Analogue and Digital Television, as well as HSI and Telephony services. Cogeco Cable also provides to its commercial customers, through its subsidiary Cogeco Data Services, data networking, e- business applications, video conferencing, hosting services, Ethernet, private line, VoIP, HSI access, data storage, data security, co-location services, managed IT services, cloud services and other advanced communication solutions. Cogeco Cable's subordinate voting shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CCA).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Andre Limoges Advisor, Corporate Communications 514 764-4762 SOURCE: Cogeco Cable Inc.

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