DirecTV carries Cartoon Network HD as well as Cartoon Network in standard definition. The channel is available as part of the Select package of channels for $29.99 per month as of April 2015.
Cartoon Network HD is also made available in each of DirecTV's channel packages in standard and high definition. Other cartoon channels carried by DirecTV include Nickelodeon, NickToons, Disney Junior, Sprout and Boomerang.
DirecTV does not charge any extra fees for HD programming. DirecTV also carries HD versions of several other channels, including AMC, Disney Channel, MTV, Spike and SyFy. On-demand programming is available for channels included in a subscriber's service package.