ASTRO announce new channel and offers free access to 5 more channels

Astro is delighted to ring in the new year with an exceptional gift for all its customers, offering FREE preview of their new channel, HITS NOW (CH702), accompanied by complimentary limited-time access to five additional channels: HBO Hits, HBO Family, Showcase, K-Plus, and Moonbug.

The offer began from 1 January 2024.

According to ASTRO in a press release sent to us, the exclusive offerings is their way of expressing gratitude to their customers.

“HITS NOW” is now available as a free preview to all customers from 10 January 2024 to 31 March 2024.

ASTRO said the launch is just in time for customers to witness A-list actors and groundbreaking creators make history during the LIVE broadcast of the 75th Primetime EMMY Awards on 16 January 2024.

To learn what the complimentary channels are about, check the list below.

  • CH415 HBO Hits: Immerse yourself in round-the-clock blockbuster hits for movie enthusiasts. Tune in to experience the cinematic thrill with Moonfall and The Lost City.
  • CH414 HBO Family: Create lasting family memories with HBO Family, offering a delightful and family-friendly viewing environment. Enjoy programmes like The Lego Movie 2 and Bee Movie together.
  • CH413 Showcase: Curated for the Malaysian audience, Showcase presents a mix of current and timeless favourites. This New Year, dive into the magic of movies with specials, blockbusters, and family favourites like Dolittle, Jurassic World and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.
  • CH396 K-Plus: Your ultimate destination for Korean entertainment, featuring exclusive drama series, variety shows, movies, and lifestyle programmes. Explore the best of Hallyu with Between Him and Her and Perfect Marriage Revenge, perfect for the entire family.
  • CH618 Moonbug: Delight in preschool shows on Moonbug, including favourites like Blippi and CoComelon. Sing, laugh, and learn with your children in the wonderful world of Moonbug.

The five channels above are free to view until the end of January 2024.