Discovery Asia

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Discovery Asia
Discovery asia.jpg
LaunchedFebruary 2005
Owned byDiscovery Asia-Pacific
Picture format1080i HDTV
CountrySingapore
India
Australia
LanguageEnglish, Hindi, Tamil
Broadcast areaAsia-Pacific
Headquarters3 Changi Business Park Vista, Singapore
Formerly calledDiscovery HD (2005–2010)
Discovery HD World (2010–2017; except in India)
Sister channel(s)Discovery Channel, Discovery Channel Tamil, Animal Planet, Asian Food Channel, Food Network Asia, Eve, TLC, DMAX, Discovery Kids, Discovery Science
Availability
Satellite
Cignal Digital TV (Philippines)Channel 242
Foxtel HD+ (Australia)Channel 232
DishHD (Taiwan)Channel 6200
SkyLife (South Korea)Channel 83
Tata Sky (India)Channel 713
Sun Direct (India)Channel 964
Airtel digital TV (India)Channel 338
Astro (Malaysia)Channel 571 (HD)
TrueVisions (Thailand)Channel 555
Reliance (India)Channel 558
Dialog TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 114
BiG TV
(Indonesia)
Channel 354
Asianet
(India)
Channel 117
Dish Home
(Nepal)
Channel 960
Transvision
(Indonesia)
Channel 271
Skynindo
(Indonesia)
Channel 55 (HD 800/77/99)
Channel 72 (C01/C02)
SKYNET
(Myanmar)
Channel 102 (HD)
CANAL+
(Myanmar)
Channel 122 (HD)
G Sat (Philippines)Channel 75
Cable
Foxtel (Australia)Channel 232
SkyCable (Philippines)Channel 164
Destiny Cable (Philippines)Channel 164 (HD)
First Media (Indonesia)Channel 363
Cable TV Hong Kong (Hong Kong)Channel 710
SCTV (Vietnam)Channel 225
VTVcab (Vietnam)Channel 83
Macau Cable TV (Macau)Channel 408
IPTV
now TV (Hong Kong)Channel 208
Chunghwa Telecom MOD (Taiwan)Channel 253
Singtel TV (Singapore)Channel 204
Net TV Nepal (Nepal)Channel 804 (HD)
myTV Super
(Hong Kong)
Channel 407 (HD, Coming Soon)

Discovery Asia (formerly as Discovery HD and Discovery HD World) is a Southeast Asian pay television channel that features Asia-related documentaries and original Asian programming. It is operated by Discovery Asia-Pacific, a division of Discovery, Inc.

History[edit]

The channel was launched in 2005 as Discovery HD, the first high-definition channel in Asia. It was first available in South Korea in February, and in Japan in December. On April 1, 2010, Discovery HD was rebranded to Discovery HD World. In 2008, Discovery Channel HD was launched in Japan. In February 2010, Discovery HD World India was launched with dubbed programming in Hindi and Tamil.[1]

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