KTFD-DT

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KTFD-DT
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Boulder/Denver, Colorado
City of license Boulder, Colorado
Branding UniMás Denver
Channels Digital: 15 (UHF)
Virtual: 14 (PSIP)
Subchannels 14.1 UniMás
14.2 Bounce
14.3 getTV
Translators KDVT-LP 36 Denver, Colorado
Affiliations UniMás
Owner Univision Communications, Inc.
(Spanish Television of Denver, Inc.)
First air date February 22, 1996
Call letters' meaning TeleFutura Denver
Sister station(s) KCEC
Former callsigns KTVJ (1996-2003)
KTFD-TV (2003-2009)
Former channel number(s) Analog:
14 (UHF, 1996-2009)
Former affiliations TeleFutura
Transmitter power 200 kW
Height 351 m
Facility ID 57219
Transmitter coordinates 39°40′17.4″N 105°13′8.0″W / 39.671500°N 105.218889°W / 39.671500; -105.218889
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile
CDBS
Website UniMás Colorado

KTFD-DT, channel 14, is a UniMás affiliated digital television station, licensed to Boulder, Colorado that serves the Denver, Colorado television market. The station is owned by Univision, but is managed by Entravision (owners of Univision affiliate KCEC) under a sales agreement. The station's programming can also be viewed on KDVT-LP, channel 36, a low power analog translator station, in Denver, which is owned by Entravision.

History[edit]

KTFD was originally owned by Roberts Broadcasting under the call sign KTVJ. Univision bought the station in 2003 and on March 10, 2003 its call sign was changed to KTFD-TV. On June 23, 2009 its call sign was changed to KTFD-DT.

Digital television[edit]

Digital channels[edit]

The station's digital channel is multiplexed

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming[1]
14.1 1080i 16:9 KTFD-DT Main KTFD-TV programming / UniMás
14.2 480i 4:3 KTFD-D2 Bounce TV
14.3 KTFD-D3 Get TV

Analog-to-digital conversion[edit]

KTFD-TV shut down its analog signal, over UHF channel 14, on June 12, 2009, the official date in which full-power television in the United State transitioned from analog to digital broadcasts under federal mandate. The station's digital signal remained on its pre-transition UHF channel 15.[2] Through the use of PSIP, digital television receivers display the station's virtual channel as its former UHF analog channel 14.

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