Disney XD

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Disney XD
Logo Disney XD.svg
Launched May 2, 2007 (Internet)
February 13, 2009 (TV)
Owned by Disney-ABC Television Group
(The Walt Disney Company)
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
720p (HDTV)
Slogan Yes! (2009–present)
WOW! (2011–present)
Watch it. Click it. Live it. (online, 2010–present) "Sweet!" (2011–present)
Country United States
Language English
Headquarters Disney Studios, Burbank, California
Formerly called Toon Disney (1998–2009)
Jetix (2002–2009)
Replaced Toon Disney
Jetix
Sister channel(s) Disney Channel
ABC
Disney Junior (formerly Playhouse Disney)
ESPN
ABC Family
Website Official Website
Availability
Satellite
DirecTV Channel 292 (SD/HD)
1292 (VOD)
Dish Network Channel 174 (English SD)
847 (Spanish SD)
C-BandH2H/4DTV AMC 18 – Channel 213
Dish Network Mexico Channel 303 (Spanish SD)
Cable
Available on most American cable systems Check local listings for details
IPTV
Verizon FiOS Channel 251 (SD)
Channel 781 (HD)
AT&T U-verse Channel 305 (SD)
Channel 1305 (HD)

Disney XD is an American digital cable and satellite television network. It is owned by Disney and ABC. It started on the internet in 2007 and began broadcasting as a television network in 2009.

Disney XD broadcasts programming that is created for the network. This original programming includes Zeke and Luther, Kickin' It and Pair of Kings The network broadcasts some of the more popular Disney Channel series. These series include The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, The Suite Life on Deck, Wizards of Waverly Place, Phineas and Ferb and So Random!

They also broadcast programs that were shown on other networks. Many of these are based on characters from the Mavel Universe. Disney bought Marvel Comics in 2009. Because of this, more programs based on Marvel comics will be shown on Disney XD starting in April 2012.

In addition to the United States, Disney XD is shown in Latin America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Monaco, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Denmark, Morocco, Madagascar, Réunion, Mauritius,Antilles, French Guiana, Guadeloupe and Martinique. In some of these countries, only some of the programming shown on the network is broadcast.

Disney XD replaced Toon Disney and Jetix[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Toon Disney Rebrands as Disney XD, Shifts Focus to Boys : In Depth : TVWeek - Television Industry news, TV ratings, analysis, celebrity event photos Archived 2 April 2012 at WebCite