List of television stations in Malaysia

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Television broadcasting in Malaysia is provided by Malaysian government and respective private broadcasting companies. Television channels are received through analogue or digital formats since most of Malaysians TV owners subscribe to pay TV service. Malaysian government is committed to provide digital television to every household in Malaysia by end-2016.

List of free-to-air television stations in Malaysia[edit]

Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM)[edit]

Name Availability Launch date Broadcasting area Broadcasting hours (UTC+08:00) Languages
TV1 Analog/Digital 28 December 1963 (1963-12-28) Nationwide 24/7 Malay and English
TV2 Analog/Digital 17 November 1969 (1969-11-17) Nationwide 24/7 Malay, English, Chinese and Tamil
TVi Digital 10 April 2011 (2011-04-10) Nationwide 24/7 Malay

Media Prima[edit]

Name Availability Launch date Broadcasting area Broadcasting hours (UTC+08:00) Languages
TV3 Analog 1 June 1984 (1984-06-01) Nationwide 06:30-02:30 Malay, Indonesian and English
ntv7 Analog 7 April 1998 (1998-04-07) Nationwide 07:30-01:00 Malay, English and Chinese
8TV Analog 8 January 2004 (2004-01-08) Nationwide 07:00-02:00 English and Chinese
TV9 Analog 22 April 2006 (2006-04-22) Nationwide 06:30-12:30/1:30 Malay and Indonesian

Al Hijrah Media Corporation

Name Availability Launch date Broadcasting Area Broadcasting hours (UTC+08:00) Languages
TV Alhijrah Analog/Digital 7 December 2010 (2010-12-07) Nationwide 06:00-00:00 Malay and English

Pay television providers[edit]

  • Digital Cable Television

1.ABNXcess- View full channel listings.

  • Satellite Television

1.Astro- View full channel listings.

2.NJOI- Free satellite TV from Astro, as launched in March 2012, is a co-operation between the government and Astro. View full channel listings.

  • IPTV

1.HyppTV- HyppTV is available for UniFi and Streamyx 4Mbit/s/8Mbit/s. View full channel listings.

2.eTV- Targeting Malaysian Chinese audience with channels from China. View full channel listings.

3.Fine TV- View full channel listings.

Other TV stations[edit]

Internet TV[edit]

Malaysian International Radio (internet)[edit]

Former or defunct channels and networks[edit]


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