DMAX (Asia)

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DMAX Logo 16 05 2011.jpg
DMAX Asia logo
Launched 7 July 2014
Owned by Discovery Networks Asia Pacific
Picture format 480i (SDTV) 16:9
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan Welcome to the Brotherhood
Country Singapore
Language English
Broadcast area Asiawide (including Australia; except Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Myanmar and India)
Headquarters Singapore
Replaced Discovery Turbo (2008-2014, SD feed; 2013-2015, HD feed)
Sister channel(s) Discovery Channel
Animal Planet
Discovery Science
Discovery Kids
Discovery Asia
Channel 734 (SD)
Channel 6594 (HD)
Dialog TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 171 (SD)
Cable TV Hong Kong
(Hong Kong)
Channel 759 (SD)
Channel 716 (HD)
Macau Cable TV (Macau) Channel 415
now TV
(Hong Kong)
Channel 212 (HD)
Channel 255 (HD)
Singtel TV (Singapore) Channel 258 (HD)
(Will be Shut down on Air at 24 March 2018)

DMAX is an Asian satellite and cable TV channel which provides documentary, factual-entertainment, lifestyle and reality programming for male audiences.

It is owned and operated by Discovery Networks Asia Pacific, a division of Discovery Inc.

The Asian version of the channel was launched on 7 July 2014 before the show American Digger at 6:00 AM (SIN/HK/PH) by the channel was formerly known as Discovery Real Time since 2004 and preceded by Discovery Turbo since 2008.[1] The channel is widely available throughout Asia and it is seen as the only Pay TV channel with a focus on non-fiction media.

Selected DMAX shows will be also broadcast on Discovery Channel in Motor Mania every Thursday nights.

On 1 March 2016, DMAX, along with Discovery Science, Eve, and TLC, were removed from EPG on Indonesian pay satellite TV Indovision due to contract reasons.

On 1 January 2017, the Philippines leading pay TV provider SkyCable (However it still available on some provincial pay TV operators), Indonesia and Thailand were discontinued the channels DMAX, Eve, Discovery Kids and Discovery Science.


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  1. ^ BiG TV Indonesia (July 3, 2014). "Discovery Turbo rebrands to DMAX". BiG TV Indonesia. YouTube. Retrieved July 3, 2014.

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