MediaCorp Channel 5

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MediaCorp TV Channel 5 (Channel 5)
Channel 5 logo
Launched 15 February 1963 as Television Singapura
Network MediaCorp TV
Television Malaysia
(28 December 1963–9 August 1965)
Owned by MediaCorp
Television Malaysia
(28 December 1963–9 August 1965
Picture format 576i (16:9 and 4:3) (SDTV),
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan Come Home to 5
Country Singapore
Language English
Broadcast area Singapore
Headquarters Caldecott Broadcast Centre, Andrew Road, 299939 Singapore
Formerly called Television Singapura
(15 February 1963–1 April 1963)
Saluran 5 Television Singapura
(2 April 1963–27 December 1963)
Saluran 5 Television Malaysia (Singapura)
(28 December 1963–9 August 1965
Radio Television Singapore Channel 5 (RTS-5)
(9 August 1965–31 January 1980)
Singapore Broadcasting Corporation Fifth Frequency/Channel 5 (SBC-5)
(1 February 1980-31 December 1993)
Television Corporation of Singapore Fifth Frequency/Channel 5 (TCS-5)
(1 January 1994-12 February 2001)
Replaced Television Singapura
(15 February 1963–1 April 1963)
Saluran 5 Television Singapura
(2 April 1963–27 December 1963)
Saluran 5 Television Malaysia (Singapura)
(28 December 1963–9 August 1965
Radio Television Singapore Channel 5 (RTS-5)
(9 August 1965–31 January 1980)
Singapore Broadcasting Corporation Fifth Frequency/Channel 5 (SBC-5)
(1 February 1980-31 December 1993)
Television Corporation of Singapore Fifth Frequency/Channel 5 (TCS-5)
(1 January 1994-12 February 2001)
Sister channel(s) MediaCorp HD5
MediaCorp Channel 8
Television Malaysia
(28 December 1963–9 August 1965
Website MediaCorp TV Channel 5
Availability
Terrestrial
MediaCorp - Analogue (PAL-B) Channel 5 (UHF 175.25 MHz)
MediaCorp - Digital (DVB-T) Channel 29 (UHF 599.25MHz) Multiplex carrying Mediacorp channels digitally.
Cable
StarHub TV Channel 102
MediaCorp (via SCV socket) Channel 5 (UHF 196.25 MHz)
IPTV
mio TV Channel 9

MediaCorp Channel 5 or Channel 5 (Chinese: 五频道, Before 1 January 2005: 第五波道) is a 24-hour free-to-air English and Malay language television channel based in Singapore.

Programmes on Channel 5 normally include English language drama (both foreign imports and locally-made), movies, sports, reality show, variety show, news, current affairs and game show programmes. Local editions of overseas programmes like Singapore Idol, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, and Deal or No Deal have also been produced.

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