|Headquarters||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Owner||Television New Zealand|
|Sister channels|| TVNZ 1 |
|Launched||20 March 2016|
|TVNZ||Watch live (NZ only)|
TVNZ Duke (formerly Duke) is a New Zealand television channel run by state broadcaster Television New Zealand. It screens programming targeted at a male audience.It was launched on 20 March 2016 to replace TVNZ's popup channel that was used to air the Wimbledon Championships. Initially advertised as a male-skewed channel, this branding was later dropped.
Its programming includes comedy, drama, documentaries, movies, music (under the Dukebox Music banner) and sport. It operates between the hours of 6pm and midnight, and occasionally screens live sport events outside these hours.The channel is available on Freeview channel 13 and channel 23 on Sky. Some programming is also available on TVNZ OnDemand.
TVNZ Duke started broadcasting in 1080i HD terrestrially on 11 January 2018;the online live stream of the channel had already been streaming up to 720p.
Licensed from Sky Sport :
Licensed from Spark Sport :
|Picture format||16:9 (SDTV)|
|Launched||17 November 2020|
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