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High Definition Boxes on the Rise

By Roger Mari

MILILANI (KHNL) -- Sales of high definition television boxes and service are on a steady rise. Oceanic Cable saw a big boost because the holiday season.

Over the last three weeks, Oceanic Cable had installed more than 7,000 boxes.

More boxes are expected to find their way into residential homes with the NFL conference championships coming up, followed by the Super Bowl.

We're going to have people on standby so there are no glitches to the delivery of the systems so, it's a very important day for us and we really think the customers will enjoy the game in HD," said Norman Santos, Oceanic Cable Vice President Operations.

Oceanic Cable continues to add more channels to their HD lineup.

Six more will be added by the end of February, bringing the total to about 40 channels and growing.

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