Syfy (Latin America)

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Syfy
Syfy logo
Launched 2007 (as Sci Fi Channel)
October 10, 2010 (as Syfy)
Owned by Universal Networks International (NBCUniversal)
(distributed by Fox Latin American Channels)
Brazil: Universal Networks International (50%), Globosat (Organizações Globo, 50%)
(distributed by Globosat)
Picture format 480i SDTV
Slogan Spanish: Imagina Más
Portuguese: Imagine Mais
("Imagine More", "Imagine Greater")
Country United States
Language Spanish, Portuguese
Broadcast area Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
Mexico
Nicaragua
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
Uruguay
Venezuela
Formerly called Sci Fi Channel
Sister channel(s) Universal Channel
Studio Universal
MSNBC Latin America
CNBC Latin America
E!
Golf Channel
Availability
Satellite
Dish Network Mexico 204

Syfy is a Latin American channel dedicated to science fiction and fantasy programming, owned by Universal Networks International, a division of NBCUniversal. The local version of the channel, available both in Spanish- and Portuguese-language feeds (for Spanish-speaking countries and for Brazil, respectively), was launched in 2007. Until October 10, 2010,[1] Syfy was known as Sci Fi Channel.

The Brazilian feed of the channel, as well as its sister network, Studio Universal, is operated since mid-July 2012 by the joint venture between Universal Networks International and Organizações Globo-owned Globosat which already operated the Brazilian version of Universal Channel.[2]

Programming[edit]

Logo for Syfy as "Sci Fi Channel", 2007-2010.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sci Fi Channel será Syfy en América Latina
  2. ^ "NBCUniversal International and Globosat announce new agreement". todotvnews. Retrieved 12 June 2012. 

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