RCN New York Announces New Russian Programming Options

Leading provider of high-speed internet, digital TV and phone services offering Russian channels starting at $9.95 per month

LONG ISLAND CITY, NY — July 15, 2019RCN New York, an award-winning provider of high-speed internet, digital TV and phone services, today announced the availability of new Russian programming for residential customers in Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn. Packages start at just $9.95 per month and include channels such as RTR Planeta, Russia 24 and RTN.

“RCN is fully committed to providing the greatest variety of programming for our customers, further demonstrated by the addition of multiple Russian programming options,” said Bruce Abbott, vice president and general manager of RCN New York. “The new channel offerings were strategically selected to provide the most in-demand Russian news and entertainment content available and will allow us to best serve the Russian population in our New York City service area.”

New and existing customers have the option to subscribe to a Basic, Elite, Prestige or Prestige Plus package to access a variety of Russian programming options. New content includes the 24-hour programming from Planeta RTR TV, uniting international viewers with Russia today; and Russia 24, which offers a variety of programs ranging from entertainment to news to talk shows.

Basic Package Elite Package Prestige Package Prestige Plus
$9.95/month $24.99/month $27.99/month $32.99/month
RTR Planeta RTR Planeta RTR Planeta RTR Planeta
Russia 24 Russia 24 Russia 24 Russia 24
  RTN Chan 1 Russia RTN
  Chan 1 Russia RTVi Chan 1 Russia
    NTV RTVi

RCN serves residents in single homes, apartment high-rises and businesses in Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn and has been rated the highest in overall satisfaction by PC Mag readers three years in a row.

For more information or to subscribe to the new Russian programming service, call 1-800-RING-RCN or visit www.rcn.com/new-york.

# # #

About RCN
RCN Telecom Services, LLC (www.rcn.com and www.rcn.com/business) provides industry-leading high-speed Internet, all-digital TV and phone services for residential, small/medium and Enterprise business customers. PC Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Award named RCN one of the winners for best ISPs in 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017 – RCN was rated highest in overall satisfaction. RCN is YouTube HD Verified, earning the company the highest-ranking that Google offers. RCN is also a Netflix Open Connect partner, placing in the Top rankings on the Netflix USA ISP Speed Index in the markets RCN serves. RCN's affordably priced advanced digital services are delivered through its proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service. RCN's primary service areas include Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Philadelphia (Delaware County) and Washington, DC.

Media Contact
Emma Lasch
Matter Communications

RCN is a registered trademark of RCN Telecom Services, LLC. TiVo is a registered trademark, and QuickMode is a trademark, of TiVo Inc. or its subsidiaries worldwide. All other company, product and brand names and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Love RCN! Always recommend it to friends and neighbors.
Fastest ISP 2019

Internet Providers

Award Winning


Readers Choice 5 Time Recognized

Readers Choice
5 Time

2015 Top Consumer Recommended

Top Consumer

Reprinted from www.pcmag.com with permission. © 2019 Ziff Davis, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Our Plege to You

Switching Is Easy

With same-day installation, two-hour service windows and 24/7 customer support, switching to RCN has never been easier.

Read Our Pledge