SXTV was created in 1960. It went under a major merger with Sha'anxi cable television in 2001. The new SXTV went on air on 1 January 2002.
SXTV's motto is "传五千年历史文明。播新时代先进文化/傳五千年曆史文明。播新時代先進文化。"
SXTV's flagship channel is SXTVS. Here is a list of SXTV channels:
- Agriculture Channel
- News Channel
- SXTVS 2 (Youth Channel)
- Family Channel
- Movie & entertainment channel
- Public Channel
- Shopping Channel
- Sport (in cooperation with ESPN )
- Official Site (Chinese)