Cablevison Systems Corp. has unveiled its HD-on-VOD service with about 12
Hollywood movie titles.
HD movies are priced at $6.95, compared with $4.95 for traditional video-on-demand movies.
The extra fees cover encoding costs, among other items.
SeaChange International Inc. is Cablevision's server vendor, while the MSO offers HD service through its Sony Electronics Corp. set-tops and Scientific-Atlanta Inc.'s "Explorer 4200."
Movie titles include such new fare as About
Schmidt , along with several IMAX titles.
A spokesman said the company plans an official
announcement in the next week.