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Sony Entertainment Television

Sony Entertainment Television (abbr. SET) is an Indian Hindi-language general entertainment television channel. It was launched in October 1995, and is owned by Sony Pictures Networks India, a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Entertainment,[2] which in turn is owned by the Japanese Sony Corporation.

Sony Entertainment Television
SET India.jpg
Launched8 October 1995; 23 years ago (1995-10-08)[1]
Owned bySony Pictures Networks India
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 4:3 480i/576i for SDTVs) or downscaled to 480p
  • The Best Name In South Asian Entertainment (1995-2009)
  • Yeh Hai Sony Entertainment Television (1995-2009)
  • Yeh Hai Sony (2002-2009)
  • Badal Rahe Hain Aap, Badal Rahe Hain Hum (2009)
  • Ghar Aayi Har Khushi (2009-2013)
  • Apna Sony, Humara Sony (2013-2017)
  • Rishta Likhenge Hum Naya (2017-present)
  • Naya Sangeet (2017-present)
HeadquartersMumbai, Maharashtra
Sister channel(s)
Channel 450
AirtelChannel 111 (SD)
Channel 112 (HD)
Reliance Digital TVChannel 207
Dish TVChannel 105 (SD)
Channel 104 (HD)
Tata SkyChannel 130 (SD)
channel 128 (HD)
channel 129 (HD +1)
Dish Home
Channel 204
Sun DirectChannel 310 (SD)
Channel 874 (HD)
Videocon d2hChannel 109 (SD)
Channel 906 (HD)
Dialog TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 52 (SD)
Dish TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 2693 (SD)
(Middle East & North Africa)
Channel 277
(UK & Ireland)
Channel 703 (SD)
Channel 882 (HD)
Channel 84
Siti CableChannel 112 (SD)
Channel 22 (HD)
HathwayChannel 5 (Mumbai)
Channel 305 (Hyderabad)
Channel 250 (Bengaluru)
Asianet DigitalChannel 503 (SD)
Channel 849 (HD)
StarHub TV
Channel 127
Verizon FiOS
(United States)
Channel 1754
iO Digital Cable
Channel 1173
First Media
Channel 170
In Digital
Channel 102
Sim TV
Channel 0122
Doen TV
channel 422
Channel 343
Singtel TV
Channel 644
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 79
Now TV
(Hong Kong)
Channel 771

SET has been one of India's most popular television channels, having produced many iconic shows such as CID, Aahat, Kkusum, Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin, Bade Achhe Lagte Hain, Kehta Hai Dil Jee Le Zara, and Crime Patrol.[3] It also broadcasts internationally and gets high ratings throughout the South Asian niché community.





Outside IndiaEdit

A version for international transmission exists, which was previously known as Sony Entertainment Television Asia. Launched on 8 October 1998, it is based in the United Kingdom. The international version is available in several countries and regions, including Australia, Canada, Europe, Fiji, Guyana, Mauritius, the Middle East, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Previous logosEdit


  1. ^ "Sony Entertainment Television Asia". Archived from the original on 1 February 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  2. ^ "Set India renamed as Multi Screen Media". 2007-12-20. Retrieved 2008-03-08.
  3. ^ "Sony turns 21: A look at 5 iconic shows of the channel". India Today. Retrieved 1 December 2018.

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