World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Television in Hungary

Article Id: WHEBN0004522963
Reproduction Date:

Title: Television in Hungary  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Television in Hungary, Fox (Hungary), Hír TV, ATV (Hungary), Echo TV
Collection: Hungary-Related Lists, Television in Hungary
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Television in Hungary

Audience shares of Hungarian TV channels, 2012

Television in Hungary was introduced in 1957. Transmission in color was introduced to Hungarian television for the first time in 1971. Hungary had only one television channel until 1973. It was only in the mid 1990s when private and commercial broadcaster was introduced to Hungary.


  • Free-to-air television channels broadcasting in Hungary 1
    • Free-to-air on DVB-T 1.1
    • Free-to-air on analogue 1.2
    • Free-to-air on satellite 1.3
  • Premium 2
    • General and Entertainment 2.1
    • News and Politics 2.2
    • Sport 2.3
    • Documentary 2.4
    • Music 2.5
    • Children 2.6
    • Movies 2.7
    • Adult 2.8
  • Most-viewed channels 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5

Free-to-air television channels broadcasting in Hungary

Free-to-air on DVB-T

Free-to-air on analogue

Analogue broadcasting in Hungary terminated in two steps that was completed on July 31 and October 31, 2013, respectively.[1]

Free-to-air on satellite


General and Entertainment

News and Politics







Most-viewed channels

Viewing shares, 2013:[2]

Position Channel Group Share of total viewing (%)
1 RTL Klub RTL Group 15.9
2 TV2 MTM-SBS 13.6
3 M1 Magyar Televízió 8.4
4 Cool TV RTL Group 4.2
5 Film+ S.C. IKO România 3.9
6 Viasat 3 Modern Times Group 2.8
7 M2 Magyar Televízió 2.5
9 Duna TV MTVA 2.3
10 AXN Sony Pictures Television 1.8

See also


  1. ^
  2. ^ "Csatornanézettség - 2013: A 49 legnézettebb hazai tévéadó". SorozatWiki. Retrieved 30 October 2014. 
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.