Gemini TV is an Indian pay television channel that was launched on 9 February 1995 by the Sun Network. It is the first ever Telugu satellite channel. The channel's programming consists of Telugu-language TV series, films, film-based programmes, game shows and newscasts. Its own HD feed was launched on 11 December 2011. Gemini TV completed its silver jubilee in TV industry on 9 February 2020.
|Launched||9 February 1995|
|Network||Sun TV Network|
|Owned by||Sun Group|
|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to letterboxed 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Broadcast area||India, Singapore , Middle East and Malaysia|
|Headquarters||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Sister channel(s)||Adithya TV|
|Airtel digital TV||Channel 877 (SD) |
Channel 878 (HD)
|Dish TV||Channel 1609 (SD) |
Channel 1608 (HD)
|Reliance Digital TV||Channel 831 (SD)|
|Sun Direct||Channel 150 (SD) |
Channel 975 (HD)
|Tata Sky||Channel 1412(SD) |
Channel 1411 (HD)
|Videocon d2h||Channel 701 (SD) |
Channel 986 (HD)
|OSN (Middle East and North Africa)||Channel 293|
|Hathway||Channel 701 (SD)|
|Asianet Digital TV||Channel 261 (SD)|
|SDV Digital||Channel 1 (SD)|
|GTPL VAJI||Channel 5 (SD)|
|Digicon||Channel 451 (SD)|
|NXT Digital||Channel 3 (SD)|
|Singtel TV (Singapore)||Channel 673 (SD)|
Gemini TV, a private limited company engaged in television brocasting with registered office at Hyderabad, Telangana started broadcasting from 9 February 1995. Gemini TV is the first ever Telugu satellite channel. It has own first in many avenues like doing live shows, presenting daily soaps and live interaction shows with film stars. It gained critical acclaim and good viewership with colorful and entertaining broadcasting content and became chart's topper in less than 5 years.
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