- Cignal Digital TV
Cignal Digital TV Type Satellite television Country Philippines Founded February 2009 Slogan 100% Digital. 100% Clear. Changing The Way You View Owner MediaScape (a subsidiary of MediaQuest Holdings, Inc.) Official website www.cignal.tv
Cignal Digital TV is a subscription-based Direct-To-Home (DTH) satellite television service provider in the Philippines. Cignal is owned by MediaScape, a wholly owned subsidiary of the MediaQuest Holdings, Inc. under the PLDT Beneficial Trust Fund.
For subscribers to receive Cignal broadcasts, they must acquire upon subscription the satellite dish antenna, remote control, and the set top box (Integrated Receiver-Decoder). Cignal’s prepaid electronic loading system, is powered by the prepaid loading platform of Smart Communications, Inc. Cignal uses VideoGuard encryption system to protect its content from signal piracy. MediaScape is utilizing the NSS-11 satellite of SES to provide optimal coverage directly to the target markets.
Cignal Digital TV uses the DVB-S2 digital television broadcast standard to accommodate both Standard Definition (SD) and High Definition (HD) TV broadcasts, as well as interactive services offered on their satellite TV service.
Genre Local Movies General Entertainment Documentary Kids News Sports Music Foreign Religious Channel Network Minimum Package Group(s) Notes 1 AksyonTV Cignal 250 Currently using NBC frequency. 2 ABS-CBN Cignal 250 4 PTV Cignal 250 Formerly known as NBN 5 TV5 Cignal 250 Formerly known as ABC 7 GMA Cignal 250 9 ETC Cignal 250 Currently using RPN frequency. 11 GMA News TV Cignal 250 Currently using ZOE frequency. 13 IBC Cignal 250 Shared programming with AKTV. 21 Talk TV Cignal 250 Currently using SBN frequency. 23 Studio 23 Cignal 250 25 GEM TV Cignal 590 31 CNBC Cignal 990 32 CNN International Cignal 390 33 Cartoon Network Cignal 390 34 Disney Channel Cignal 390 35 Disney Junior Cignal 590 36 Bio Cignal 390 37 AXN Beyond Cignal 590 38 AXN Cignal 390 39 Discovery Turbo Cignal 1290 40 STAR World Cignal 390 41 Fox Cignal 390 42 Fox Family Movies Cignal 990 43 HBO Cignal 390 44 MAX Cignal 1290 45 STAR Movies Cignal 590 46 Viva Cinema Cignal 390 47 Pinoy Box Office Cignal 250 48 Basketball TV Cignal 250 49 ESPNews Cignal 590 50 ESPN Cignal 990 51 STAR Sports Cignal 990 52 Discovery Channel Cignal 990 53 National Geographic Channel Cignal 590 54 Cignal Community Channel Cignal 250 55 PPV SD 60 HBO HD Cignal 990 In High Definition 61 STAR Movies HD Cignal 1290 In High Definition 62 National Geographic Channel HD Cignal 1290 In High Definition 63 History HD Cignal 990 In High Definition 64 Discovery HD World Cignal 1290 In High Definition 65 STAR World HD Cignal 590 In High Definition 66 Food Network Asia HD Cignal 990 In High Definition 67 ESPN HD Cignal 1290 In High Definition 68 NBA Premium TV HD Cignal 590 In High Definition 79 PPV HD Cignal 590 In High Definition 80 tvN Cignal 250 (Korean) 81 Al Jazeera English Cignal 250 90 DZRH 666 AM Radio Channel 91 90.7 Love Radio Radio Channel 92 101.1 Yes! FM Radio Channel 93 Magic 89.9 Radio Channel 94 99.5 RT Radio Channel 95 Radyo5 92.3 News FM Radio Channel 96 107.5 Win Radio Radio Channel 97 GV FM 99.1 Radio Channel 98 102.7 Star FM Radio Channel 99 93.9 iFM Radio Channel 100 DZXL 558 AM Radio Channel
- ^ Cignal ownership: http://businessmirror.com.ph/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5503:mediaquest-moves-direct-satellite-service-offer-deadline&catid=24:companies&Itemid=59
- ^ Cignal uses Smart's loading technology: http://www.mb.com.ph/issues/2009/02/05/INFO20090205147103.html
- ^ Cignal uses NSS-11 satellite, not Agila 2: http://businessmirror.com.ph/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5503:mediaquest-moves-direct-satellite-service-offer-deadline&catid=24:companies&Itemid=59
- ^ Cignal channel lineup report: http://www.mb.com.ph/issues/2009/02/05/INFO20090205147103.html
- ^ Testing channel lineup as of November 2008: http://www.lyngsat.com/packages/cignal.html
- ^ Trying to hack by satellite hackers at http://www.filhacks.com
- ^ Cignal Digital TV sort by Station Identification number retrieved via www.lyngsat.com 03-30-2009
- ^ Cignal Digital TV Channel line-up 3 via my-sat retrieved via www.my-sat.com 05-01-2009
- ^ Cignal Digital TV sort by Channel Number retrieved via www.lyngsat.com 10-23-2009
Associated Broadcasting Company (TV5)Founder: Chino Roces • Chairman: Manuel V. Pangilinan • President and CEO: Atty. Ray C. Espinosa • Executive Vice President and COO: Bobby V. Barriero • News5 Head: Luchi Cruz-Valdez • News5 Production Head: Patrick Paez • Deputy Managing Director and Head of Broadcast Operations: Atty. Dan Albert De Padua • Vice President for Engineering : Engr. Rodrigo “Dennis” V. Carandang • Head of Entertainment and Creative: Perci M. Intalan SubsidiariesCineMabuhay • News5 • Sports5 • Studio5 • Talent5 • Rescue5 Radio Networks Broadcast Television Networks International ChannelsKapatid TV5 • AksyonTV International Website: TV5 Official Website Cable and satellite television provider in the Philippines Metropolitan Cable TV Provincial Cable TV Satellite TVDream · G Sat · GV Sat · Cignal Cable, satellite & speciality television providers in Africa, Asia and Oceania Americas · Canada · Europe · Africa, Asia, and Oceania Cable SatelliteAirtel Digital TV · Aora TV · ART · Astro · Austar · BIG TV · Cignal Digital TV · Dish TV · DishHD · Dream · DStv · Foxtel · Freeview (NZ) · G Sat · Indovision · MRTV-4 · OSN · OTAU TV · PBS Fiji · SelecTV · Sky Pacific · Sky PerfecTV! · Sky TV (NZ) · STAR TV · Sun Direct · Tata Sky · TelkomVision · UBI World TV · Videocon d2h · WOWOW · Astro Nusantara · Galaxy IPTV Terrestrial Italics indicate defunct company.
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