Sony Entertainment Television (India)

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This article is about the Sony Entertainment Television channel in India. For the Indian version broadcast worldwide, see Sony Entertainment Television Asia.
Sony Entertainment Television
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Sony Entertainment Television (India)
Launched October 1995
Owned by Sony Pictures Networks
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
576i (SDTV)
Country India
Language Hindi
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra
Sister channel(s) Sony LIV
Sony SAB
Sony PAL
Sony MAX
Sony MAX HD
Sony MAX 2
Sony AATH
Sony PIX
Sony PIX HD
Sony MIX
Sony SIX
Sony SIX HD
Sony ESPN
Sony ESPN HD
AXN
ANIMAX
Website Sony Entertainment Television India Website
Availability
Terrestrial
DVB-T2 (India) Check local frequencies
Satellite
DStv (Mauritius) Channel 450
Airtel Digital TV Channel 106(SD), Channel 107(HD)
Reliance Digital TV Channel 207;
Dish TV Channel 105 (SD), Channel 4 (HD)
Tata Sky Channel 130 (SD), Channel 128 (HD)
Dish Home (Nepal) Channel 204
Sun Direct (India) Channel 310
Videocon d2h (India) Channel 109 (SD), Channel 906 (HD)
Dialog TV (Sri Lanka) Channel 52 (SD)
DStv (South Africa & Mauritius) Channel 450
Dish TV Lanka (Sri Lanka) Channel 2693 (SD)
OSN (Middle East
& North Africa)
Channel 277
Cable
Manthan Digital (Kolkata) Channel 404
Hathway Digital Cable Channel 4
Asianet Digital (India) Channel 703 (SD), Channel 849 (HD)
StarHub TV (Singapore) Channel 127
Verizon FiOS Channel 1754
iO Digital Cable
(U.S.)
Channel 1173
SkyCable CAMANAVA (Philippines) Channel 73
In Digital (Bengaluru) Channel 102
Sim TV (Nepal) Channel 205
Fastway Cable (India) Channel 03(SD), Channel 602(HD)
IPTV
Mio TV (Singapore) Channel 644
PEO TV(Sri Lanka) Channel 79

Sony Entertainment Television or SET, is a Hindi-language based general entertainment television channel in Indian Subcontinent. It was launched in October 1995 and is owned by Sony Pictures Networks India Pvt. Ltd. (formerly MSM), a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Entertainment. The network carried C.I.D. and Kaun Banega Crorepati.[1]

Marketing[edit]

Sony HD[edit]

Sony is available in HD on DishTV, Tata Sky, Videocon d2h, Airtel digital TV, Dish Home (Nepal) and Fastway Cable.[2] It was launched on 28 May 2012.[3]

Programming[edit]

SET's programming is targeted towards family audiences. The programming covers genres including drama, reality, comedy, thriller, horror, Bollywood, and live events

In October 2011, Sony Entertainment Television had risen to the number 2 ranking position for six weeks, due in part to the ratings of Kaun Banega Crorepati.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ | Multi Screen Media is now Sony Pictures Networks. Afaqs (2015-11-3).
  2. ^ Sony Entertainment Television Asia goes HD in India | BizAsia UK | The UK's only Asian media news site. Media247.co.uk (2012-05-27). Retrieved on 2013-12-23.
  3. ^ Sony launches on HD platform | Best Media Info
  4. ^ "Sony TV's Eureka Moment". Business-Standard.com. 5 October 2011. 

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