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The truth about programming costs: RCN pays programmers (network or station owners) a fee per channel, per month, per customer. In recent years, broadcasters and network owners have become very aggressive, demanding increasingly larger payments for carriage of their “must see” network shows and their family of networks. Learn More »
Netflix: Netflix is now available on your TiVo. RCN offers faster Netflix connection speeds. Learn More »
More TV Apps: Tons of apps are available on your TiVo – Facebook, Twitter & more. Learn More »
YouTube HD Verified: RCN consistently delivers HD-quality video without buffering or interruptions. Learn More »
Boston Phone, Cable and High-Speed Internet Service
Welcome to RCN. We're dedicated to providing Boston with the very best High-speed Internet, Digital TV and Phone available, all at a great price. more
Boston Phone, Cable and High-Speed Internet Service
Welcome to RCN. We're dedicated to providing Boston with the very best High-speed Internet, Digital TV and Phone available, all at a great price. Only RCN gives you TiVo Premiere, the most advanced DVR on the planet with access to our vast On Demand library. With 100% of your calls answered in the US, 24 hours a day, seven days a week by friendly voices ready to help, you'll find there's never been a better time to be a part of RCN. From the technologies we offer to how we serve the greater Boston area, RCN is determined to be the very best source for cable, Internet and phone. We deliver fast, consistent Internet speeds, crystal clear HD signals and unlimited calling, with a variety of bundle options to fit your needs exactly. Because we're determined to be the kind of company you deserve.
Boston Internet Service - Get Information at Your Fingertips
Where can I watch the Boston Ballet company perform? What hours is Paul Revere's house open for touring? How do you make a Boston cream pie? How far is Gloucester from the city? Whether you are looking for answers to questions about your hometown's cultural offerings or history, planning your weekend getaway or looking for the best Boston eateries, you want a speedy and reliable connection to the World Wide Web with RCN's Boston Internet service. Boston residents appreciate that RCN delivers a secure and powerful broadband Internet connection that is high-speed and high-tech. Even better is the low cost and free 24/7 technical support. Did you miss your favorite band when they last performed at Boston's Paradise Rock Club? Perhaps you forgot to record or DVR your favorite TV show. The next best thing is watching an uploaded video online. When you invest in RCN's Boston Internet service, you will enjoy a smooth uninterrupted viewing experience that cannot be rivaled. No one wants an amazing music performance or funny sitcom pausing every 30 seconds as you are trying to watch. The solutions to those kinds of problems lie in RCN's advanced fiber-rich network and speeds up to 110Mbps.
Boston Cable Service - Experience More in Home Entertainment
Viewers have a wealth of options to choose from when it comes to RCN Boston cable service, thanks to our advanced fiber-rich network. Whether you want to watch local weather to find out the forecast for Boston, tune into children's programming or watch a newly released movie, RCN all digital cable has got you covered. Order Signature Boston Cable Service and get 218 digital channels or get 307 digital channels with Premiere Digital Cable. Invest in a HDTV and HD converter box and you'll experience up to 80 HD channels with theater-quality picture clarity and sound. Even more HD channels are available to our viewers with the HD Expanded Pack.
With Pay Per View, RCN also offers customers another way to access the entertainment they want. It's as simple as clicking the PPV button on the remote and browsing the "Events" folder or logging into your Customer Center account online. Within moments you'll be able to watch boxing, wrestling, adult programming, concerts, comedy specials and more!
Movie lovers in Boston are sure to appreciate our huge selection of premium movie channels, including a vast selection of HD programming and Video On Demand content. From box office hits to award-winning original series and quality family entertainment, we've got something for everyone. Best of all, subscribers can purchase any of our movie channels individually, allowing a custom tailored viewing experience. HBO, Showtime, Starz and Cinemax each offer a dozen or more channels and endless entertainment. With Video On Demand, a whole other world of options becomes available. Ordering newly-released movies, many in HD and available the same day at the DVD release, is a breeze. With just a few clicks of your remote, you'll be able to instantly access thousands of movies, kid's shows, live music performancesand some 3D Video On Demand movies too! Subscribers can customize their viewing experience even further with Video On Demand packages such as WWE Classics On Demand, The Jewish Channel, Bollywood Hits On Demand, and more. Once ordered, you can pause, rewind and fast-forward just like you would a DVD and you'll have unlimited access for 24 to 48 hours.
Boston fans can't get enough of their favorite sports and RCN knows our customers want to be able to keep current with whatever is in season. Viewers can follow the action year-round with RCN Playbook which brings you all your favorite sports packages. Can't make it to the New England Patriots game in person? Check it out on NFL RedZone ®. Boston Red Sox baseball fans won't miss a minute of the action with MLB Extra Innings ®. RCN also offers FOX Soccer Plus, MLS Direct Kick ™, NBA League Pass ®, ESPN Full Court, ESPN Game Plan and NHL ® Center Ice ®.
Often our television sets can be a window to the world outside of Boston. We broadcast programming from more than 24 countries and 14 languages such as French, Arabic, Vietnamese, Spanish, Russian, Filipino and more. RCN is dedicated to adding even more worldwide destinations to our Global Passport so that Bostonians can travel the world from the comfort of home. Our Global Passport offers viewers up to 80 international channels because RCN believes that with today's technology, the TV channels and shows you watch in one country should be available in any country.
Our lives are busy with work and family and there's always something fun going on in Boston from festivals like Watertown Faire on the Square to Red Sox games at Fenway Park. You might not have time to watch your favorite shows when they air and this is why we recommend our TiVo® Premiere service. So much more than DVR, it's a digital TV box, a movie box, a web box, and a music box. It supports HD and SD programming, allows you to record up to 45 hours of HD programs and gives viewers access to RCN Video On Demand. With RCN Boston cable service, you can even record two shows at once while watching a previously recorded show, control live or recorded TV with pause, rewind (3 speeds), fast-forward (3 speeds), slow-motion and instant replay, and easily schedule recordings online or with your mobile phone. Please note that RCN Boston High-Speed Internet service is required.
Reliable Boston Home Phone Service
Whether calling within Boston from Brighton to the Back Bay or from Boston's Jamaica Bay to Jackson, Mississippi, customers want the same low-cost, reliable service. When you are subscribed to RCN's unlimited phone plans, you can make as many local or long-distance calls as you want and not sacrifice stellar service and crystal clear connections. Choose between unlimited local calling in and around Boston or unlimited nationwide calling. With the latter, your phone is free to travel with unlimited nationwide calling using our always-on network. Call anywhere in the United States (including Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico), the U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada with no per-minute charges or calling restrictions. Your Boston home phone service package includes five free calling features and extra features can be added with little additional cost. There are over 18 calling features to choose from including three-way calling, call forwarding, voicemail, caller ID block and anonymous call rejection. Does Grandma live in Guatemala? Is your sorority sister now living in Spain? Is your hubby on a business trip in Holland? Sign up for your RCN Boston phone service with the confidence that we know your world is bigger than Boston and cell phones can't call Borneo. This is why we offer International Calling allowing you to call 200+ countries with our low international rates. If you have loved ones in Latin America you may want to check out MiTeléfono, our budget-friendly international calling plan. If you'd prefer not to pay by the minute, get Global Saver with 250 or 500 monthly anytime minutes good for calling 68 countries.
Affordable RCN Bundles and Deals
Customers in the Boston area looking to save money, time and energy should take a look at RCN's bundles. We have a wide range of offers option with packages. With each of our bundles there is no contract required and we offer 3 year price assurance. Why would you pay one company for Cable TV, another for High-Speed Broadband Internet and another for home phone? What a waste of hard earned money! With an RCN bundle, you get exactly what you need and keep more money in your pocket. Use the savings and take your loved one out for a night of dining and dancing your way through Boston!