HD5 (Singapore)

HD5 was a Singaporean free-to-air television channel that was launched as the high-definition version of Channel 5. It was the first HD broadcast on DTT in Southeast Asia. HD5 aired 10 hours of HD-produced series each week, including movies, dramas and original productions made by Mediacorp.

Launched22 December 2006 (2006-12-22)
Closed1 March 2017 (2017-03-01)
NetworkMediacorp TV
Owned byMediacorp
Picture format1080i HDTV
SloganIt's good to be home on 5
Broadcast areaSingapore
Formerly calledMediacorp TV HDTV
ReplacedMediacorp TV HDTV
WebsiteMediaCorp HDTV
Digital terrestrial televisionChannel 38

In late 2013, Channel 5 HD was launched on DTT and aired simulcast programming with Channel 5's SD feed. Due to national availability of Channel 5 HD, HD5 was shut down on 1 March 2017 to free up the UHF spectrum.[1]

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