SBS9

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SBS9
SBS9 New Logo 2018.png
Launched1 January 2015; 4 years ago (2015-01-01)
NetworkTalpa TV
Owned byTalpa Network
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Audience share0.8% (2018, SKO)
CountryNetherlands
Broadcast areaNetherlands
HeadquartersAmsterdam, Netherlands
Sister channel(s)SBS6
Net5
Veronica
Websitewww.sbs9.nl
Availability
Satellite
CanalDigitaalChannel 13 (SD)
Cable
ZiggoChannel 19 (HD)
IPTV
KPN/Telfort/XS4ALLChannel 34 (SD)
Channel 720 (HD)
T-Mobile (Netherlands)Channel 12
Streaming media
Ziggo GOZiggoGO.tv

SBS9 is a Dutch commercial television channel owned by Talpa Network through Talpa TV. The channel was launched on 1 January 2015 at 12:00 CET with a movie marathon.[1][2] The channel can be received via all television providers in the Netherlands. Other channels of the group in the Netherlands are SBS6, Net5 and Veronica.

History[edit]

SBS Broadcasting announced its plans for a launch of a fourth channel in the Netherlands already in 2009. On 22 August 2014, the company officially released its definite plans for a new channel targeting female viewers.[3] The channel got its name SBS9 on 27 September 2014. The launch date was set in January 2015.[4]

On 10 April 2017 Talpa Holding acquired a 67% stake from Sanoma Media Netherlands.[5]

Programming[edit]

Mainly films and television series with every day of the week a different theme:[6]

  • Mondays: Various
  • Tuesdays: Comedy
  • Wednesdays: Action
  • Thursdays: Drama
  • Fridays: Family
  • Saturdays: Thriller
  • Sundays: Romance

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jarco Kriek (27 November 2014). "SBS9 trapt met filmmarathon af". TotaalTV.nl.
  2. ^ Jarco Kriek (27 November 2014). "SBS9 vanaf 1 januari bij M7, UPC en Ziggo in basispakket". TotaalTV.nl.
  3. ^ Jarco Kriek (22 August 2014). "Plannen voor vierde SBS-zender". TotaalTV.nl.
  4. ^ Jarco Kriek (27 September 2014). "SBS9 wordt vierde zender SBS Nederland". TotaalTV.nl.
  5. ^ "Het is nu officieel: Sanoma verkoopt SBS aan Talpa" (in Dutch). NOS. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
  6. ^ Robert Briel (28 November 2014). "SBS9 set for January 1 launch". BroadbandTVNews.com.

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