How do I switch to HD on Comcast?
To access Preferences:
- Using the remote press the xfinity button.
- Highlight Settings (the gear icon) and press OK.
- Highlight Preferences and press OK.
- Highlight General and press OK.
- Press the down arrow on the remote and highlight Prefer Best Available Resolution.
- Press Exit to finish.
What is the set-top box for Xfinity?
X1 Wireless TV Boxes (XiOne,* Xi5 and Xi6) allow you to watch live TV through your in-home Xfinity network, without the need for a coaxial cable connection. Aside from the ability to watch TV over the in-home connection, X1 Wireless TV Boxes have the same functionality as other non-DVR X1 devices.
Can I buy my own Comcast set-top box?
Yes, You Can Buy Your Own Comcast Set-Top Box.
Why is my TV not displaying HD?
Look for HDMI, DVI, VGA, and component inputs. If your TV has “S” video or “composite video and stereo audio” inputs, then it is not an HDTV. These inputs cannot support HD. All HD inputs are single connectors, so an easy way to tell if the input is meant for SD only is to check if there are multiple connectors.
Are all Comcast cable boxes HD?
HD service is available for all our Xfinity TV packages.
Do you need a HD cable box if you have a HD TV?
HD is different than digital cable. Digital cable works with the cable already wired to your television, so it doesn’t require a special type of TV but it does need an HD-enabled TV Box (like an HD-DVR or HD TV Box).
Do I need a Comcast box for every TV?
No TV Box is required to watch Xfinity Instant TV. You can also watch using the Xfinity Stream app on your compatible smart TV, smartphone, tablet or Roku device. You can even go to the Xfinity Stream portal on your computer.
How much does an Xfinity TV Box cost?
Your first Xfinity Flex streaming TV Box is included with your Xfinity Internet service. Each additional TV Box is just $5 per month.
How much does a Comcast box cost?
$7.50 to $8.50 per month
The TV box costs $7.50 to $8.50 per month (depending on where you live), and you can add 150 hours of cloud storage for $10.00 per month.
How much is a Comcast TV Box?
The Xfinity X1 set-top box costs $7.50 per month for your first box, and each additional TV box costs $7.50.
Why is my Xfinity not HD?
If You Can View HD Channels, But Not in HD Quality Check that the TV Box is on. Confirm you’re tuned to an HD channel. Double-check all connections and make sure you’re using HDMI or component cables. See if you’re able to view other HD channels.
How do I know if my cable box is HD?
Check the display setting on your cable or satellite box. If the 480i or 480p choice is highlighted, the signal being sent to the TV is not high definition. Make sure the box is set for at least 1080i output for a 1080p TV or 720p output for a 720p TV. Be aware that the DVD player was conceived before the dawn of HDTV.