Channel 7 (Thailand)
|Launched||27 November 1967|
|Owned by||Bangkok Broadcasting Television and Royal Thai Army|
|Picture format||576i (SDTV 16:9)
|Slogan||Channel 7, For You
(Thai: ช่องเจ็ดสี ทีวีเพื่อคุณ)
|TrueVisions||Channel 3 and 45|
CH7 (Thai: ช่องเจ็ด; rtgs: Chong Chet; literal: Channel 7) is a Thai television station, CH7 was officially launched on 27 November 1967 at 19:00 Bangkok Time after being acquired by the Royal Thai Army.
CH7 currently broadcasts under VHF (Very High Frequency). In the Bangkok Metropolitan Area the VHF channel is 7 (Analog) and broadcasts under UHF (Ultra High Frequency) using the TV5 digital television network for CH7HD (Digital). CH7 is also available over TrueVisions on Channel 3. (Satellite) Its daily broadcasting hours are 24 hours Like WNET in New York, USA and Tokyo MX in Tokyo, Japan.
Since its launch it has retained its signature identification tune.
CH7 was formerly known as Bangkok Colour Television (another one was Bangkok Television, now Channel 5). It was managed by Royal Thai Army and broadcasts from Bangkok. This broadcast area was only limited to Bangkok Metropolitan Area only and broadcasts in Bangkok.
Channel 7 was officially launched at a ceremony on Monday, 27 November 1967 at 19:00 Bangkok Time by Prime Minister of Thailand's Father Thanom Kittikachorn. It started broadcasting nationally on 1 January 1973 at 19:00 Bangkok Time.
Every Saturdays, there is Chet Si Concert.
Notable programmes by CH7 include:
- Game Punna
- Chet Si Concert
- Muay Thai Chet See
- 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup
- 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup
- Max Muay Thai
- FA Cup (until 2018)
|27 November 1967-31 December 1973||19:00-21:00|
|1 January 1974-31 December 1976||17:00-23:00|
|1 January 1977-31 December 1979||15:00-23:00|
|1 January 1980-31 December 1985||11:00-23:00|
|1 January 1986-31 December 1987||10:00-24:00|
|1 January 1998-31 December 2000||08:00-01:00|
|1 January 2001-31 December 2004||05:00-01:00|
|1 January 2005-now||24-hours|
- Channel 7 schedule, 1 July 1995 Bangkok Post