The beta launch includes access to 251 channels of HD and SD video. The basic package includes 90 channels of which 35 are HD, for $29 per month, as well as the ability to watch live TV on most Android mobile devices. The beta period is expected to last through Q1 of 2016 with a full launch of the IPTV service and availability to all Urbanfibre Internet subscribers expected in the second quarter of 2016.
Urban Communications provides Internet, voice, video and broadband over a fiber network in metro Vancouver and Victoria. The company recently launched gigabit Internet service.