Xfinity Discovery Hub

April 09, 2019

International TV on X1: East Asian Television Channels and More

international tv east asia

Xfinity X1 has content for all of our customers to enjoy, including East Asian content in languages such as Chinese (both Mandarin and Cantonese), Japanese, Korean, Tagalog (Filipino), and Vietnamese. Learn more and tune in to one of our international TV channels today!

Chinese TV content: Phoenix, CCTV-4, and more

CCTV is China's largest provider of cultural news and entertainment programming. Its overseas channel, CCTV-4, was created to keep the 100 million Chinese individuals living outside China informed with news from their homeland.

A 24-hour Mandarin-Chinese channel based in Taiwan, CTI-Zhong Tian features some of the most popular Chinese-language programs in the U.S. From live news, talk shows, drama series, and more, CTI keeps Chinese-Americans connected around the globe.

Phoenix InfoNews delivers up-to-the-minute breaking news, independent financial report, current affairs, sports, live coverage of critical events and relevant commentaries on compelling topics of the day.

Phoenix North America Chinese Channel features 24/7 of local and global news, current affairs, talk shows, popular drama series, variety shows, in-depth finance reports and live interviews concerning the Chinese community in America.

TVB Jade is Cantonese-language general entertainment channel broadcasting from Hong Kong featuring daily fed Hong Kong and World news, U.S. news, entertainment programs such as travel info shows, music varieties, top-rated TVB dramas and more.

**TVB Jade only available to customers in the California region.

Japanese TV content: TV JAPAN, Anime Network, and more

Anime Network’s fresh programming blocks and original content offer a broad array of genres including action, adventure, comedy, drama, mystery, science, fiction, fantasy, romance, thrillers and horror. Bringing fans the hottest titles as well as the enduring classics that made anime a household word in North America.

Hi-YAH! is your new favorite martial arts and action movie channel. It’s the sound of mayhem – of flying fists and roundhouse kicks, ninja stars and fighting sticks. Featuring hundreds of hours of programming refreshed monthly.

TOKU delivers the most popular and sought-after live-action titles, a wide variety of eye-catching anime and your favorite cult classics that will keep you coming back for more.

The number one Japanese-language channel in North America, TV JAPAN and TV JAPAN HD provide a rich lineup of news, entertainment, and sports from top Japanese networks. Many of its news programs, dramas, and sporting events are offered in both Japanese and English. Better yet, TV Japan On Demand is free with a TV JAPAN subscription.

Korean TV content: KOCOWA, KTN, TVK, and more

KOCOWA On Demand features content from the three most successful major television entertainment broadcasters in Korea (SBS, MBC and KBS), delivering high-quality English subtitled Korean content featuring K-Dramas, K-Variety Shows and K-Pop.

A fan-favorite for the entire family, Disney Korea Xfinity On Demand programming is free with a Disney subscription.

TVK-Pop is a free video on demand service featuring the hottest Korean music videos in a variety of genres. This network is available on Xfinity On Demand in all regions at no additional charge.

KOAM is a Korean-American network based in Seattle, broadcasting a mix of Korean programming with English subtitles, news, and locally produced newscasts.

**Available in Seattle market only

KTN, a Korean-American network based in Atlanta, features news about the Korean-American community, local information, dialogue programs, entertainment and shows, and more. Major programs also include English subtitles.

**Available in only certain markets

TVK is a network dedicated to serving Korean-American communities. TVK features content both outside of and from its own network, focusing on everything from general entertainment, to live news, to drama series, series, documentary, concerts and K-POP music videos.

**Available in only certain markets

WKTV is a Korean broadcaster in the Washington D.C. area, focused on serving Korean-American communities with the most entertaining and compelling Korean television content available.

**Available in only certain markets

Tagalog (Filipino) TV content: GMA Pinoy TV, TFC, and more.

The Filipino Channel (TFC) is a variety entertainment channel featuring daily news, popular dramas, top game, and reality shows and children's programs, all time-shifted for U.S. viewing. TFC is a service of ABS-CBN, the Philippines' lead broadcast network.

Also, Filipino On Demand content is discounted with a TFC subscription, making it easier than ever before to check out some great on demand Filipino TV shows, movies, and more.

GMA Life TV, the second international channel from the Philippines' leading network, offers a premium mix of Filipino programming. For fans of cooking, lifestyle, drama, talk, fashion, and more, this channel is for you.

The flagship international channel of the leading network in the Philippines, GMA Pinoy TV provides the best in Filipino entertainment and news. This network’s top-rated soaps, comedy, talk, reality, game, variety shows, and award-winning newscasts bring Filipinos all over the world closer to home.

Also, GMA Pinoy TV On Demand is available for free to all Xfinity customers with an existing GMA Pinoy TV subscription.

Vietnamese TV content: SBTN

SBTN (Saigon Broadcasting Television Network) is the first 24-hour Vietnamese-language channel in America, offering programming designed to keep Vietnamese-Americans connected to their culture and identity. SBTN captures audiences of all generations with a combination of news, talk shows, dramas, music and variety programs, and more.

Tune in to international TV with X1

For all of these great channels and even more East Asian TV content, tune in to Xfinity X1. Browse all the International TV shows and movies Xfinity has available, and you’re sure to find something for every viewer to enjoy.

xfinity international tv

NEW INTERNATIONAL TV PACKAGES ARE HERE!

From Bollywood movies and Chinese news, to Russian cinema and Brazilian telenovelas, the new international experience on X1 now includes over 415 networks in more than 20 languages.

Shop International TV Packages