Kanal 5 was launched on January 1, 2008 and was officially called the first Danish HDTV channel. Kanal 5 is a Danish high-definition television channel from ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG. The channel broadcasts high-definition simulcasts of Kanal 5, showing material available in HD in true HD, and upscaling the rest of the content.
The channel was announced as the first national Danish HD channel on November 11, 2007.
Kanal 5 HD will show all self-produced material in HD. This includes the new sitcom Comedy Kuren.
Other series include:
So far the channel is only available for subscribers of YouSee and Canal Digital.