MTV2

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MTV2
LaunchedAugust 1, 1996; 17 years ago
Owned byViacomCBS Domestic Media Networks (ViacomCBS)
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
480i (SDTV/16:9 letterbox)
SloganMan's Best Friend.
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaNationwide (available in most areas)
Formerly calledM2 (1996–1997)
Sister channel(s)MTV, MTV Jams, MTV Hits, mtvU, Tr3́s, VH1, VH1 Classic, VH1 Soul, Palladia
Websitewww.mtv.com/mtv2
Availability
Satellite
DirecTV333 (SD only)
1333 (VOD HD)
Dish Network161 (SD only)
Cable
Available on many U.S. cable providersCheck local listings for channel numbers
IPTV
Verizon FiOS211 (SD) 711(HD)
AT&T U-verse1504 (HD)
504 (SD)

MTV2 is a cable network in the United States. It was launched on August 1, 1996 as M2.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Carter, Bill (8 July 1996). "MTV, Listening To Real World, Creates a Spinoff" – via NYTimes.com.