Here is the list top 5 TV channel list with largest viewership
- SET MAX – This Is the most Popular Indian TV Channel (Most viewed satellite TV Channel in in India ). This channel shows Indian Hindi movies as well as south Indian movies dubbed in Hindi. This channel mostly shows hit and popular movies only. For many people, movie watching is preferred over TV serial watching. Good Movie watching is best way to get full entertainment in 2-3 hour. SET MAX is also the only authorized broadcaster of IPL cricket match. IPL cricket is also one of most popular event in India, many people are very curious to see the IPL match, so it is having large viewership.
- Colors– Colors TV is relatively new Indian TV Channel. Its promoter is foreigner. The Program of Colors TV consists daily Soap (TV Serials) and reality programs. The Target audience is middle class family mostly Women.
- ZEE TV– It is one of the oldest satellite TV channel in India, The main Program of ZEE TV is also Hindi TV Serials and some Realty Program.
- SAB TV– This TV channel mostly shows that type of Hindi TV Serials which is comedy in nature, mostly made to laugh the audience.
- Sony Entertainment Television– It is also known as Sony TV or SET. This channel shows Hindi Serials and realty program like KBC etc.
More or less Colors. ZEE TV and SET are same.
But above all, DD national (Doordarshan) is having largest viewership in India, because it free to air channel, people can see this channel even without satellite TV cable. For many poor people mainly in village, DD national is only option for TV watching. DD national is having largest viewership not due it quality of program but because of it is available free with small rooftop antenna. DD national shows all type of program, DD national is run by Prashar Bharti, which is a Gov. Organization.