OChannel TV – a national TV station under EMTEK Group (Elang Mahkota Teknologi) has officially migrated into a Digital Television or also known as Switch-off (ASO) on 15 January 2021. This migration is resulted from the MoU signing between Tangara Mitrakom part of EMTEK Group and Telkomsat under Telkom Group. Tangara Mitrakom has agreed to use the transponder satellite from Telkom which is the Telkom-3S and Merah Putih satellite, for five years.
Sutanto Hartono, Managing Director of EMTEK Group stated that,”With this cooperation, we are not just using Telkom’s satellite for O Channel but also to our other TV stations which are SCTV and Indosiar, to be broadcasted all over Indonesia”.
After this migration, OChannel TV is now broadcasting through Telkom 4, 4005 H or 4121 H frequency using Nexparabola decoder. Not just the migration, this TV Station has also changed its viewers segmentation and tagline. Find your inspiration or ‘Inspirasi Semangatmu!’ is the new tagline align with their new target market which is capturing young generations by having new fresh TV programs and focusing more on sports.
Primary programs currently are O Entertainment Pagi, O Entertainment Malam, Men Zone, Lutuna, TV series, NBA Season 2020-2021 and many more interesting sports programs. The newest one is Exploride, a talkshow program exploring all things about bicycling including types of bike and the prices, tips and trick on this current trend sports and insights from the communities.
For entrepreneurs, their new program called Cari Cuan is not to be missed since it will be an in-depth discussion about entrepreneurship with success stories shared by all the successful businessmen. Exploride is aired every Friday at 10.00 PM (Jakarta time) while Cari Cuan at 10.00 PM (Jakarta time), every Sunday. For live sports games, OChannel TV is currently airing the most prestigious and most favourite basketball league games, NBA League Season 2020-2021.
OChannel is available in these channels; Jakarta (33 UHF), Bandung (24 UHF), Solo (56 UHF), Pontianak (60 UHF), Banjarmasin (57 UHF), Bima (51 UHF) also at Firstmedia CH 26 (Digital) & 45 Analog. For internet users, access the live streaming through www.ochanneltv.com or through application Vidio for IOS and Android users.