Freeview has announced the launch of Quest in high definition.
From tomorrow, Quest viewers on Freeview will be able to watch every English Football League (EFL) highlights show – both on Saturday evenings from 9pm and each midweek show – in HD.
EFL fans will be also be able to catch highlights from every round of the Carabao Cup as well as the Checkatrade Trophy in HD. Also joining Quest’s sporting line-up and available in HD will be the Bennetts British Superbike Championship and Home Nations Snooker Series.
Quest fans can also now enjoy their favourite factual entertainment series and documentaries in high definition on Freeview. including Wings of War, Nasa’s Unexplained Files and How Trains Changed The World.
James Gibbons EVP, general manager of UK/Ireland, Australia & New Zealand and head of commercial development for EMEA, Discovery said, “We have been investing in our channels and content to ensure we bring the broadest range of shows and sports events to audiences. I am delighted that we are partnering with Freeview to showcase Quest in HD to people across the UK, giving everyone the opportunity to view our popular factual entertainment shows together with the EFL Highlights in HD.”
To receive Quest HD on Freeview viewers will need to be within coverage, have an HD-enabled TV and be watching through Freeview HD or Freeview Play devices. Quest HD is also available on Sky, Virgin Media and Freesat, or can be accessed via the player.