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Optimum TV brings you the optimal entertainment experience. You can enjoy your favorite movies, shows and sports events through any one of our TV plans with the channel selection that’s right for you. Each of our packages includes local channel availability, so you can watch the content that’s important to your community alongside nationally available channels. With so many options for personalized entertainment, it’s easy to see how Optimum offers the ideal TV package you need.
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Optimum TV is the entertainment experience you’ve been waiting for. Great prices combine with the latest technology to heighten your TV experience to new levels.
Want Even More Optimum TV? Get Add-Ons
Optimum TV provides add-ons available to supplement to your chosen package.
You can watch the best premium series and movies on networks like SHOWTIME, STARZ, HBO Max and more when you get the Premium Channels add-on.
Optimum offers sports networks like NFL RedZone, MLB Network and more.
Want Optimum in Spanish, Russian or Chinese? There are several more languages available from almost 20 different locales through Optimum TV’s International Channel options.
Optimum TV: Altice One
Altice One is the advanced technology powered by Optimum that makes your TV-watching experience that much smarter and smoother. Combine your Optimum Internet with your chosen TV package and you’ll experience live TV, built-in streaming apps, the crystal-clear resolution of 4K Ultra HD programming and more using one intelligent modem.
Here’s what makes Altice One so great.
- Bluetooth-enabled, voice-activated TV remote
- 4K Ultra HD*
- Built-in apps like Netflix, YouTube, Pandora and more
- Sleek, easy-to-use interface
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- Restart in-progress programming
- Altice One app
- Compatibility with Apple TV
Optimum Video On Demand
You’ll have access to a selection of thousands of hit shows and movies anytime.* Watch popular content from channels like HBO, Cartoon Network, CBS Sports, CNN and more.
With Optimum Pay-Per-View, you can watch some of the greatest live events while skipping the ticket line. Catch the biggest boxing, MMA and wrestling events through Optimum’s Pay-Per-View function.
Optimum TV Cloud DVR
There’s always more to love with Optimum TV services. Here’s what you can do with Optimum’s Cloud DVR:
- Record up to 15 shows at once
- Watch your content from in any room in your home
- Use the Altice One App to watch recordings from a mobile device
- Store up to 150 hours of content with Cloud DVR Max
- Manage your family's viewing choices with parental controls
- Enjoy DVR included w/ 1 Gig Internet + TV packages**
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- All Optimum Internet and Optimum Internet with Optimum TV bundles include a $200 Visa gift card*!
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Frequently asked questions
What is the cheapest Optimum TV package?
The cheapest Optimum TV package is Optimum Core TV, starting at $105.00/mo.
Is Altice the same as Optimum?
Altice owns Optimum (formerly Cablevision) and operates Optimum as a high-speed internet and TV provider in the northeastern United States.
Is Optimum TV 4K?
Optimum TV has a wide variety of 4K Ultra HD programming available. However, not all programming is 4K.
What is Altice One?
Altice One is Optimum's intelligent modem that combines your TV and internet equipment into one device.