08-22-2011 09:55 PM
08-22-2011 10:02 PM
xfinity is just a name change for comast nothing more. You can only watch on demand type shows on your pc not live tv. If you login to your account at comcast.com you can watch those type of shows on your pc, basically on demand things or premium channels you pay for.
08-22-2011 10:02 PM
The Xfinity was just a name change for Comcast cable, there is nothing different on the service plans or packages.
The push of additional features like caller ID on pc & TV, web based DVR scheduling & channel change, web based watching of TV shows, Smartphone features and similar are part of the new branding of Xfinity.
There certainly is no change in pricing for anyone if your area has been rebranded to Xfinity yet.
Any price changes would need to be looked into for your specific account and plan, but has nothing to do with the Xfinity name change.
08-26-2011 06:28 PM
Thank you for answering. I know I can't watch "live" on my computer but thought I should be able to watch the shows after they'd aired but was told I had to subscribe to do it and it was for a channel I already have on my cable subscription.
05-24-2014 06:58 PM
05-24-2014 09:12 PM
The company formerly known as Southwestern Bell bought out the AT&T name, including both land lines and wireless. Today's AT&T is only a reincarnated Baby Bell (look it up). The "new" AT&T invented the "U-Verse" brand. In response, the old-timers at Comcast came up with "Xfinity." Just a brand name, nothing more.
05-24-2014 10:05 PM - edited 05-24-2014 10:07 PM
Comcast is the company. Xfinity is the product brand name.
It's no different from Kellogg's Corn Flakes.
Kellogg's, company name.
Corn Flakes, product brand name.
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