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Pacific
Country Service Provider Distribution How to watch on-air hour/day SD/HD
Platform
/ Package
Channel number
/ IRD settings
Australia Foxtel Satellite Optus D3 (C)   24 hrs SD
New Zealand Triangle Television Satellite     - SD
Jang Nathan Associated LTD
(VTV)
  service terminated    
Fiji Fiji TV
(Sky Pacific)
Satellite IS19 (C) Channel 46 24 hrs SD
Guam TeleGuam Holdings
(GUdTV)
IPTV   SD Channel 61
HD Channel 461
24 hrs SD/HD
Mariana Cablevision
(MCV Broadband)
Cable Digital Basic Channel 163 24 hrs SD
Marshall Islands Marshall Islands National Telecommunications (MHTV) Digital Terrestrial     24 hrs SD
Asia
Country Service Provider Distribution How to watch on-air hour/day SD/HD
Platform
/ Package
Channel number
/ IRD settings
India DD Direct+ Satellite INSAT-4B (Ku) 11490MHz V 24 hrs SD
Sri Lanka Dialog TV Satellite IS 12 (Ku) Channel 32 24 hrs SD
Lanka Broadband Network(LBN) Cable Basic Package 24 hrs SD
Korea Sky Life Satellite Sky Blue HD
Sky Platinum Plus HD
Sky Master HD
Channel 97 24 hrs HD
LG UPLUS IPTV   Channel 142 24 hrs HD
Hong Kong Hong Kong Cable
(i-CABLE)
Cable   Channel 154 24 hrs SD
PCCW (nowTV) IPTV   Channel 710 24 hrs SD
TVB CATV   Channel 95 24 hrs SD
Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City TV Cable International Channels   24 hrs SD
VTVcab
(VCTV)
Cable   Channel 54 24 hrs SD
SCTV Cable/IPTV Digital Channel 66 24 hrs HD
VSTV
(K+)
Satellite   Channel 119
11048 MHz H
24 hrs SD
Digicom IPTV to be confirmed 24 hrs SD/HD
Indonesia PT INDOSAT Tbk. Satellite Palapa-D (C) 4080 MHz H 24 hrs SD
Solusi Prima Raya
(Zum*)
IPTV Basic Package   24 hrs SD/HD
Topas TV Satellite Palapa-D (C) 3080 MHz 24 hrs SD
Biznet Multimedia Cable   Channel 344 24 hrs SD/HD
PT Indonesia Media Televisi
(BigTV)
Satellite JCSAT-4B   24 hrs SD
Philippines KALIBO CABLE TV
NETWORK, INC.
Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Destiny Cable Cable   Channel 72 24 hrs SD
Cablelink Cable   Channel 57 24 hrs SD
MEDIASCAPE
(CIGNAL)
Satellite
IPTV
MPEG 4 Packages
Plans 590, 990, 1290, 1590
Channel 83 24 hrs SD
Parasat Cable TV, Inc. Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Bohol Community
Cable TV Systems, Inc.
Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Home  Channel - Davao City Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
USATV Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Fil Products - Butuan Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Valencia Cable TV Network,
Inc.
Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Panabo Satellite Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Zenergy CATV Network Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
PARASAT CABLE TV, INC. - MALAYBALAY Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Sharpviewing
Entertainment Corp.
Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
LEYTE CABLE TV NETWORK - TACLOBAN Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Cable Star - San Mateo Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Kismet Cable Television, Inc. Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Cotabato Cable TV
Network Corp.
Cable to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Malaysia DE Multimedia
(DETV)
IPTV International Channel 221 24 hrs SD
Asian Broadcasting Network Cable Basic   24 hrs SD
Singapore StarHub Cable
IPTV
  Channel 148 24 hrs SD
Thailand P.T.V. Television Slracha Cable   Channel 14 24 hrs SD
WE TV Cable   Channel 41 24 hrs SD
HTV
(Happy Home Cable)
Cable   Channel 40 24 hrs SD
KCTV Cable   Channel 58 24 hrs SD
Phuket Cable Cable   Channel 28 24 hrs SD
CTH Public Company Limited Satellite VinaSat-2   24 hrs SD
Mongolia Univision IPTV Basic   24 hrs  
Skymedia IPTV to be confirmed 24 hrs  
Myanmar Shwe Than Lwin Media
(SKYNET DTH)
Satellite Basic   24 hrs SD
Cambodia Royal Media Entertainment Corporation (ONE TV) Digital Terrestrial Basic   24 hrs SD
Bhutan Norling Cable Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Sigma Cable Service Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Taiwan EchoStar Asia
(Dish HD)
Satellite Dish HD
Premier Package
Channel 130 24 hrs HD
Maldives Satlink Pvt. Ltd. Cable Basic Package 24 hrs SD
Europe
Country Service Provider Distribution How to watch on-air hour/day SD/HD
Platform
/ Package
Channel number
/ IRD settings
Europe SES Astra Satellite Astra 1KR (Ku) 11509 MHz V 24 hrs SD
Eutelsat Satellite Hotbird 13D 11137.4 MHz H 24 hrs SD
UK/Ireland BSKYB Satellite Eutelsat 28A (Ku) Channel 507 24 hrs HD
UK Freesat Satellite Eutelsat 28A (Ku) Channel 209 24 hrs HD
Virgin Media Cable   XL Package
Channel 625
24 hrs HD
Latvia LIVAS KTV Cable "World 1" Package   24 hrs SD
Ostkom Cable   Channel 98 24 hrs SD
France CanalSat Satellite   Channel 473 24 hrs SD
Free IPTV Free Channel 680 24 hrs SD/HD
Orange IPTV   SD Channel 182
HD Channel 167
24 hrs SD/HD
SFR IPTV   Channel 270 24 hrs SD/HD
OMEA
(Virgin Mobile)
IPTV   Channel 222 24 hrs SD/HD
Bouygues Telecom
(Bbox)
IPTV   SD Channel 731
HD Channel 732
24 hrs SD/HD
Italy Sky Italia Satellite   Channel 533 24 hrs SD
TivuSat Satellite   Channel 70 24 hrs SD
Finland Elisa Cable/IPTV   Channel 22 24 hrs SD
Switzerland (Geneva) naxoo Cable   SD Channel 79
HD Channel 88
24 hrs SD/HD
Germany NetCologne Cable   Channel 605 24 hrs SD
Wilhelm.tel Cable Digital Basic Package Channel 150 24 hrs SD/HD
HD PLUS
(HD+)
Satellite Astra-1KR Channel 927 24 hrs SD
Sky Deutschland Satellite Astra-1KR Channel 777 24 hrs SD
Telekom Deutschland Cable   to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Poland ZTS Echostar Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cyfra+ Satellite   Channel 237 24 hrs SD
Bulgarija Panorama Cable   Channel 62 24 hrs SD
NETERRA COMMUNICATIONS
(Neterra)
Cable/IPTV Extended Basic
Digital Channel
  24 hrs SD
Romania Romfirst Cable   Channel E28 24 hrs SD
Cyprus CYTA IPTV   Channel 57 24 hrs SD
Netherland CAIW Cable Basic/Premium Package   24 hrs SD/HD
Canal Digitaal Satellite   Channel 86 24 hrs SD
Belgium TV Vlaanderen Satellite   Channel 82 24 hrs SD
Telesat Satellite   Channel 84 24 hrs SD
Monaco Monaco Telecom Cable   Channel 285 24 hrs SD/HD
Spain Prisa TV Satellite Basic Package
Hispasat 1E/Astra 1KR
Channel 115 24 hrs SD
Portugal Optimus IPTV   Channel 172 24 hrs SD
ZON TV Cabo Cable/IPTV   Channel 216 24 hrs SD
Telecom Portugal
(MEO)
IPTV   Channel 212 24 hrs SD
Baltic States/North Europe Viasat Satellite
IPTV
SMATV
to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Russia NTV+ Satellite Eutelsat 36B (Ku) 12091.90MHz
Channel 717
24 hrs SD
Yarnet IPTV   Channel 51 24 hrs SD
2Com IPTV   Channel 50 24 hrs SD
Kruskaya Telephonnaya
Company
IPTV   Channel 101 24 hrs SD
Astrakhan Digital TV Cable   Channel 54 24 hrs SD
LANTA IPTV   Channel 14 24 hrs SD
Iskratelecom IPTV Basic Package   24 hrs SD
OJSC Rostelecom IPTV   Channel 73 24 hrs SD
Akado Cable   Channel 125 24 hrs SD
Telecom Management Cable   Channel 61 24 hrs SD
Informsvyaz-Chernozemie
CJSC
IPTV     24 hrs SD
Mezhdurechinsk
radio equipment factory
Cable   Chennel 58 24 hrs SD
RTA-Svyaz Cable   Channel 47 24 hrs SD
Media Alliance IPTV     24 hrs SD
Lada Media Cable     24 hrs SD
Teleset Service IPTV     24 hrs SD
Novotelecom IPTV     24 hrs SD
Telecom Cable     24 hrs SD
Telecom Holding Cable     24 hrs SD
VIDEOLUXE LLC IPTV Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Kazakhstan ICON Cable Premium Package   24 hrs SD
Greece
Cyprus
Multichoice Hellas S.A.
(NOVA)
Satellite Eutelsat Hotbird 13D Gr Channel 809
Cy Channel 709
24 hrs SD
Greece Hellas Online IPTV   Channel 13 24 hrs SD
Austria Austriasat Satellite Astra 1KR Channel 170 24 hrs SD
Estonia STV Cable   to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
Georgia Caucasus Online IPTV Good Package   24 hrs SD
Africa & Middle East
Country Service Provider Distribution How to watch on-air hour/day SD/HD
Platform
/ Package
Channel number
/ IRD settings
North Africa
Middle East
Nilesat Satellite Nilesat 201 12015 MHz V 24 hrs SD
OSN Satellite Nilesat 201 Channel 428 24 hrs SD
Africa (sub Sahara) SES Astra Satellite SES 4 11671 MHz 24 hrs SD
Canalsat Afrique Satellite SES 4 Channel 173 24 hrs SD
SES Astra Satellite SES 5 12015 MHz V 24 hrs SD
Israel YES Satellite AMOS2 (Ku) Channel 113 24 hrs SD
HOT CATV   Channel 165 24 hrs SD
Turkey Turksat
(Teledunya)
Cable Teledunya Package Channel 83 24 hrs SD
TTNET IPTV   SD Channel 184 24 hrs SD
D Smart Satellite Turksat 2A (Ku) Channel 294 24 hrs SD
Africa (Kenya) Wananchi (Zuku) Cable Basic Channel Channel 570 24 hrs SD
Mauritius Mauritius Telecom IPTV   Channel 13 24 hrs SD
UAE E-Vision Cable   Channel 860(HD)
Channel 861(SD)
24 hrs HD/SD
South Africa ODM
(TopTV)
Satellite   Channel 406 24 hrs SD
Tanzania Basic Transmission (DIGITEK) Digital Terrestrial   Channel 1302 24 hrs SD
Qatar Ooredoo(Qtel) IPTV   Channel 287 24 hrs SD
Lebanon SOLIDERE IPTV   Channel 39 24 hrs SD
North America

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Country Service Provider Distribution How to watch on-air hour/day SD/HD
Platform
/ Package
Channel number
/ IRD settings
United States
(Washington DC/Maryland/ Virginia)
MHz
(24 hrs)
Comcast
Cox
Verizon Fios
RCN
Digital Terrestrial
Cable
IPTV
MHz 2
Xfinity (Comcast)
Cox
Verizon
RCN
Channel 30.2
Channel 272
Channel 471
Channel 456
Channel 31
24 hrs SD
United States
(Philadelphia)
MIND/WYBE Digital Terrestrial WYBE Channel 35.2 24 hrs SD
United States
(Minnesota)
Minneapolis Public School Cable Xfinity (Comcast) Channel 78 24 hrs SD
United States
(NY DMA)
WRNN Associates Digital Terrestrial
Cable
WRNN
Time Warner Cable HD
(Manhattan)
(Other part of NYC)
Verizon FiOS TV
Xfinity (Comcast)
Channel 48.5
Channel 771
Channel 792
Channel 482
Channel 265
24 hrs SD/HD
United States
(New York)
WRNN-TV
(WRNN)
Digital Terrestrial   WRNN Main Channel 0.5 hrs SD
United States
(California)
KCETLink Digital Terrestrial
Cable
to be confirmed 24 hrs SD
United States
(San Francisco)
KRCB Digital Terrestrial
Cable
KRCB
Comcast
Channel 22.3
Channel 202
24 hrs SD
United States AT&T IPTV U-300
U-450
Channel 1221
Channel 1379
24 hrs HD
Hawaii Hawaiian Telecom IPTV to be confirmed 24 hrs SD/HD
NGN Hawaii Cable NGN Digital Basic SD Channel 682
HD Channel 1682
24 hrs SD/HD
United States LINK MEDIA
(Link TV)
Satellite DIRECTV
DISH Network
Channel 375
Channel 9410
0.5 hrs SD
Latin America & the Caribbean
Country Service Provider Distribution How to watch on-air hour/day SD/HD
Platform
/ Package
Channel number
/ IRD settings
Panama CTV TELECOM S.A. IPTV     24 hrs SD
Cable&Wireless Panama Cable   Channel 513 24 hrs SD
Cable Chicho Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cabletotal Panama Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Brazil RCA Cable/Tech Cable/
Maxcabo/TV Barigui
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
ASSOCIACAO NEO TV Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Paraguay STV SA Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Itapua Communicaciones S.A.   service terminated      
Dominican Republic Telecable Sabaneta S.A. Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
UNE COMUNICACIONES, SRL Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Empresa de Transmision
por cable
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
ORBIT CABLE Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TDN Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Tele Cotui Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Tele-Cable Banilejo Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Telecable Dominicano Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Telecable La Union
& Cable Del Norte
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TELENORD Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TELEVISION POR CABLE Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TV CABLE SAN JUAN Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Tricom Cable Basic Package Basic Package ch 150
Superior HD, MAX HD
24 hrs SD/HD
Aster Cable Aster Full,
Aster Extremo
Channel 302 24 hrs SD
Television Arcoiris Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
COMPAÑÍA DOMINICANADE TELEFONOS,  S. A. (Claro TV) IPTV Avanzado HD   24 hrs HD
Costa Rica Cablevision Cable   Channel 135 24 hrs SD
CABLE CENTRO Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cablevisión de Occidente Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Televisora De Cosa Rica S.A. Cable Cabletica Digital   24 hrs SD
Cable Brus Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cable Costa Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
EXTRA TV 42 Analog Terrestrial   Channel 42 5 hrs SD
Peru Cable Latino Cable Basic   24 hrs SD
CABLE TV HORIZONTE Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE TV WAMACHUCO Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE VISION ICA S.A.C.
(CABLE VISION ICA)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE SISTEMAS SRL
(CABLE SISTEMAS)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE ANDINO S.A.C.
(CABLE ANDINO)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
LATIN CABLE Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE ESTACION S.R.L.
(CABLE ESTACION)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TELECABLE GUADALUPE EIRL
(TELECABLE GUADALUPE)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TV CABLE WANUCO SAC
(TV CABLE WANUCO)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TELEVISION ALVIS EIRL
(TELEVISION ALVIS)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
M&VISION SATELITAL SAC
(M&VISION SATELITAL)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE AMERICA SUCURSAL PUCALLPA Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CORPERACION GLOBAL DE TELECOMUNICACION SAC
(CORPERACION GLOBAL DE TELECOMUNICACION)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
RED EN TELECOMUNICACIONES
DEL SUR
(CABLE SUR TV)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE MAS Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE PLUSS Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
MAGITEL
TELECOMUNICACIONES
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TELE CABLE M&V SRL
(TELE CABLE M&V)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TVCABLE Y TELECOMUNICACIONES S.A.C.
(TVCABLE PERU)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
RADIO CABLE EIRL
(RADIO CABLE)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
A&P SERVITEL SAC
(A&P SERVITEL)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TV CABLE MOCHE SAC
(TV CABLE MOCHE)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TECNO CABLE SANTA LUCIA EIRL
(TECNO CABLE SANTA LUCIA)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
GURUPO SAN MARTIN SAC
(CABLE SAN MARTIN)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE AMERICA S.A.
(CABLE AMERICA)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CATV FULL IMAGEN SAC
(CATV FULL IMAGEN)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
ECONO CABLE MEDIA SAC
(CABLE MAS)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
ANTENAS CABLE VISION
SATELITE SA
(CABLE VISION PERU)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
SIFOTEL SAC (SIFOTEL) Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TV CABLE 3D JICAMARCA E.I.R.L.
(TV CABLE 3D)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cable Vision Chachapoyas EIRL Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CABLE VISION PERU Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cable Yurimaguas SRL Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cablemax EIRL Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Econocable SAC Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Forcatel SAC Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
RL Telecom SRL Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Supercable Televison SRL Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Telecable Paita Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Telecomunicaciones Cruz
De Chalpon SAC
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Television San Martin SAC Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
VJ Telecom SAC Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
America Movil Peru. S.A.C. Cable Hogar Digital   24 hrs SD
Cable Sport TV Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cable Video Peru Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
CATV Systems E.I.R.L Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Devaos Altura CATV E.I.R.L Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Chile GTD Manquehue Cable Int'l Thematic Pkg
Thematic HD Pkg
Channel 127 24 hrs SD/HD
Bolivia DIGITAL PLUS S.R.L.
(DIGITAL PLUS)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
COTES LTDA Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Ecuador Continent TV Cable Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cotopaxi TV Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Guatemala CVC Galaxy Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Glaxy Vision Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Servicable Xela Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TELECOMMUNICACION ES DE GUATEMALA, S.A. Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Mexico Cable del Bravo
(Mass TV)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Corporativo Frabe
(Telecable de Cotija)
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Desarrollos de Sistemas de Television (DESTEL) Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Television por Cable Tonina Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TV Cable de Ajoloapan Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Ultravision, S.A. de C.V. Cable Digital Basic   24 hrs SD
Cable Sur Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Concabletv Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Redes de informacion y entretenimientos Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Telecable de Calimaya Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TV de Calpulalpan Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Venezuela Cable Imagen Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cable Jireh Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Uruguay Vision Canaria TV
Digital VAL SRL
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Colombia ACOTEVECOM Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
APRECUZ Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
ASOPARSA TELESANGIL Cable Basic Package Channel 6 24 hrs SD
ASOPROCALANT TV LAGOS Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
ASOTVTABIO Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
COSESPU Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cuapac Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
E&C Comercializadora
Entrenimiento y
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Global TV Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
HV Television SAS Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Sistemas Integrados
para la Familia
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TELE UNION DE
TELEVIDENTES
Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Asparsa Tele San Gil Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
El Salvador ARCE CABLE Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
El Salvador Network, S.A. Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cable C.V. Corinto Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Cable Video Chirilogua Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Guijavision Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Intercables Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Muvie Cable S.A. de C.V. Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Nueva Vision, Canal 31 Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Ovnivision Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
TV Cable Intipuca Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Argentina Paralelo 52 TV Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Nicaragua Rosita Vision Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Waspam Vision Cable Basic Package   24 hrs SD
Aruba SETAR ARUBA NV (SETAR) Cable Premium Tier (Asian Premium Package)   24hrs SD
Cayman Islands Infinity Broad Band IPTV Basic Package   24hrs SD

as of February‎ 2014
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