Channel 5 satellite manual tuning information

Last updated: 22/02/2020

Use the tuning parameters on this page to manually add Channel 5 and its family of channels to any satellite receiver in the UK and Ireland tuned to the Astra 28.2°E satellite. (Sky UK and Freesat boxes already include Channel 5 services.)

This information is also for Sky Ireland users who want to add channels via Sky's other channels menu.

All of these channels...
  • Channel 5,
  • Channel 5 HD,
  • Channel 5+1,
  • 5Star,
  • 5Star+1,
  • 5USA,
  • 5USA+1,
  • 5Select,
  • Paramount Network,
  • Paramount Network+1
...broadcast together on this frequency:

  • Frequency 10964
  • Polarisation Horizontal
  • Symbol Rate 22000 (22.0Mbaud)
  • FEC 5/6
  • Mode DVB-S, QPSK


Channel 5

Service ID: 7701 SD or 7750 HD

Channel 5+1

Service ID: 7720

5Select

Service ID: 7716 (no +1 channel)

5Star

Service ID: 7715 (+1: 7717)

5USA

Service ID: 7710 (+1: 7711)

Paramount

Service ID: 7760 (+1: 7761)