9XM is an Indian Hindi free-to-air music channel based in Mumbai. 9XM 9XMHindiMusicTelevisionChannelLogo.jpg Country India Broadcasting Area India Bangladesh Nepal Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Programming Language(s) Hindi Picture Format 1080p (HDTV) (downconverted 576i and transmitted in 16:9 widebox or OX3w4 characters) Media Sister Channel 9XO 9X Jhakaas 9X Tashan 9x Jalwa 9X History Launched October 2007; 14 years ago Link Website Official Website Availability Streaming Media Hotstar World Wide Channel is owned by 9X Media, an Indian television business. 9XM’s programming focuses on Hindi language music videos. The channel is available on all major DTH platforms including DD Free Dish. The channel is available on DD Free Dish channel number 57.
In August 2008, 9XM launched as a free-to-air channel on Sky in the UK and Ireland. The following month, the channel was added to Freesat. 9XM was moved from Freesat on 27 August 2009 and from Sky on 24 December 2009, with the channel’s Sky EPG slot being bought by Colour.
The channel returned to Sky and the UK market on 14 February 2012. On 12 October 2012, the channel was shut down again citing technical problems, but on 13 September Ofcom canceled their broadcasting license due to their failure to submit returns. The channel returned on 8 November 2012, only to shut down again on 31 May 2013, due to poor viewership ratings.