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|Picture format||480i (16:9 SDTV)|
|Launched||August 27, 1995|
ETV Network is a network of Telugu language news and entertainment satellite television channels in India. It is based in Hyderabad. It also had some non Telugu language satellite television channels. All non-Telugu language satellite television channels were acquired by Reliance Industries-owned TV18 for ₹2,053 Crore in FY 2014-2015 and later rebranded.
Telugu language network
The flagship company ETPL launched four new television channels in November 2015 - namely ETV life - a health and wellness channel, ETV Abhiruchi, a cookery channel, ETV plus - an entertainment and reality channel, and ETV cinema - a movie channel in Telugu language.
Non-Telugu language TV asset
The network also added regional channels in other Indian languages and built a large local news network using ETV brand after success in Telugu region. Ramoji Group sold its non Telugu language TV asset to TV18 in 2013 with a permission to use ETV brand name.
In March 2015 TV18's Viacom 18 decided to rebrand all five non Telugu language ETV regional general entertainment channels. ETV Marathi, ETV Gujarati, ETV Kannada, ETV Bangla and ETV Odia were rebranded into Colors Marathi, Colors Gujarati, Colors Kannada, Colors Bangla and Colors Odia.
In April 2016, ETV network added three more regional news channels catering to the audience of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam and North East under the brand name of News 18. The channels are named News 18 Kerala, News 18 Tamil Nadu and News 18 Assam NE.
|ETV||GEC||SD + HD||Telugu|
|ETV Life||Health & well-being|
|ETV Abhiruchi||Food & cookery|
|ETV Andhra Pradesh||News|
|ETV Bal Bharat||Kids||SD + HD||English, Hindi and 10 regional languages|