|Broadcast area||Africa, Angola, Andorra, Asia, Cape Verde, Canada, France, Eastern Europe, Latin America, Luxembourg, Middle East, Mozambique, Monaco, Oceania, Spain, Switzerland, UK, United States|
|Picture format||16:9 (576i, SDTV)|
|Sister channels|| TVI |
|Launched||May 30, 2010|
|TDT (Andorra)||Channel 25|
|TV Cabo ao||Channel 12|
|TV Cabo mz||Channel 12|
|UPC Switzerland (Switzerland)||Channel 623 (SD)|
|Dish Network (United States)||Channel 9817|
|ZAP ao||Channel 12|
|ZAP mz||Channel 12|
|Bell Fibe TV (Canada)||Channel 887|
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