DD Free Dish Channel List 2018

DD Free Dish (DD Direct Plus) Frequencies 2018

DD Free Dish Channel List 2018

 

DD Free Dish (DD Direct Plus) Frequencies 2018

 

DD Free Dish previously known as DD Direct+ was founded on 16th December 2004 by Prasar Bharati, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. It is an Indian free-to-air Satellite television service which serves all over India and headquartered at Mumbai. In India, this is the only free-to-air satellite television service owned and operated by State-controlled public service broadcaster Doordarshan (Prasar Bharati). At starting, it used NSS-6 satellite to broadcast channels. Later, on upgradation, it used INSAT-4B satellite to broadcast 29 radio channels and 64 FTA MPEG-2 Channels.

On 1st February 2016, it is now using GSAT-15 with the latest upgradation. With the introduction of new MPEG-4, DVB-S2 stream, it is likely to be enhanced to broadcast 40 Radio Channels and 104 SDTV channels in near future. It has plans to encrypt channels but maintaining the free-to-air satellite television service.

Presently DD Free Dish is using 5 Frequencies in DVB-S Stream and 1 Frequency in DVB-S2 Stream to provide the satellite television service using GSAT-15 satellite. There are another 3 Frequencies in DVB-S Stream which is used by Swayam Prabha (2 Frequencies) and Vande Gujarat (1 Frequency) to provide the high quality educational programs on 24×7 basis using GSAT-15 satellite.

Below you can find the latest updated frequencies with frequency wise channel count of MPEG-2 channels, MPEG-4 channels, HD FTA channels, Radio channels, Data channels and Encrypted channels of DD Free Dish, Swayam Prabha channels and Vande Gujarat channels on GSAT-15 at 93.5° East.

Provider Technical Parameters MPEG-2 FTA channels MPEG-4 FTA channels HD FTA Channels Radio channels Data channels Scrambled channels Total No. of channels
Total 130 6 1 52 4 14 207
DD Free Dish 11090, Vertical, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK 16 0 0 9 0 0 25
DD Free Dish 11170, Vertical, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK 16 0 0 9 0 0 25
DD Free Dish 11470, Vertical, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK 16 0 0 9 0 0 25
DD Free Dish 11510, Vertical, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK 16 0 0 9 0 0 25
DD Free Dish 11550, Vertical, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK 16 0 0 8 0 0 24
DD Free Dish 11630, Vertical, 30000, 3/5, DVB-S2/8PSK 0 6 1 8 4 14 33
Vande Gujarat 11550, Horizontal, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK 16 0 0 0 0 0 16
Swayam Prabha 11590, Vertical, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK 17 0 0 0 0 0 17
Swayam Prabha 11670, Vertical, 29500, 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK