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Naples Media

The following summarizes the major newspapers, radio stations, and TV stations in Naples:

Newspapers

The following are some popular local and national newspapers and news magazines:

  • Il Mattino (the most read Neapolitan newspaper)
  • Il Golfo (Ischia and Procida newspaper)
  • Il Corriere della Sera (a somewhat liberal national newspaper, Italy's New York Times, based in Milan, run by the family that owns Fiat)
  • La Repubblica (a center-left national newspaper based in Rome, vies with Correire della Sera for national prominence)
  • La Stampa (the third most popular national newspaper, based in Turin and owned by the Fiat Group)
  • La Nazione (somewhat less popular, but one of the most prominent conservative newspapers, based in Florence)
  • L'Osservatore Romano (a newspaper produced by the Vatican in Rome, sometimes has interesting stories)
  • Il Sole 24 Ore (financial paper, similar to the Wall Street Journal, published in Milan, owned by the Confindustria manufacturers coalition)
  • La Gazzetta dello Sport (a very popular sports newspaper, printed on pink paper)
  • Il Corriere dello Sport - Stadio (a competitor to la Gazetta, published in Rome)
  • L'Espresso (a left-leaning weekly news magazine produced by the same company as La Repubblica)
  • Panorama (another weekly news magazine, right-leaning and owned by Silvio Berlusconi)
  • Leggo (a free newspaper with a Naples edition)

Radio

See the Wikipedia Radio Stations in Naples page for a complete list, and FMScan's list by network.

Television

National Italian Channels

  • Rai - features 3 stations of state-sponsored programming
  • Mediaset - entertainment network owned by Silvio Berlusconi; Rai's primary competitor...includes the following:
  • All Music - a clone of MTV, except it actually plays music!
  • MTV Italia - similar to MTV back home, but also plays music!
  • LA7 - news, sports, politics, and concerts
  • Canale Italia - based in Veneto

Local Neapolitan Channels

  • Retenapolitv
  • Canale 21
  • Metropolis TV
  • Tele napoli 34
  • Napoli Tivu
  • Canale 8
  • Tele A
  • Canale 9
  • Televomero
  • Telecapri
  • Tele Akery - low-budget Neapolitan channel

Digital TV Stations in Naples (by channel number)

There is also information (in Italian) on Wikipedia and DigitaleTerrestreFacile

  • 1 - Rai Uno (lots of game shows!)
  • 2 - Rai Due
  • 3 - Rai Tre
  • 4 - Rete4 (MediaSet)
  • 5 - Canale5 (MediaSet) [one of the few channels for which (Italian) subtitles work]
  • 6 - Italia1
  • 7 - LA 7
  • 8 - Canale 8
  • 9 - Capri Store
  • 10 - Telecapri News
  • 11 - Telecapri Sport
  • 12 - 8 Shopping
  • 13 - 9 Shopping +
  • 14 - Levante TV
  • 15 - 8 Store
  • 16 - Morgan TV
  • 17 - Tele Prima
  • 18 - Metropolis TV
  • 19 - Canale Italia Musica
  • 20 - TV2000 (religious?)
  • 21/22 - Entertainment Fact (blank)
  • 23 - Sportitalia
  • 24 - Sportitalia 2
  • 25 - K2 (for kids)
  • 26 - QVC Italia (doesn't work yet)
  • 27 - Rai 4 (includes dubbed versions of programs such as Battlestar Galactica)
  • 28 - Rai Extra
  • 29 - Iris (Mediaset)
  • 30 - New Television
  • 31 - La5 (Mediaset)
  • 32 - Rai Premium (not actually a "premium" channel)
  • 33 - Italia1 + 1 (Mediaset)
  • 34 - Canale5 + 1 (same as channel 5)
  • 35 - LA7 D
  • 36 - New Media
  • 37 - Rai Sport 1
  • 38 - Rai Sport 2
  • 39 - Canale 9 (kids/cartoons)
  • 40 - Canale 8
  • 41 - 8 Shopping (same as channel 12)
  • 42 - Diamante TV
  • 43 - BBC World (the only English channel)
  • 44 - La5 (Mediaset) (same as channel 31)
  • 45 - Navigare
  • 46 - Class News
  • 47 - TV Capital 8 (blank)
  • 48 - 9 Shopping (same as channel 13)
  • 49 - MTV+
  • 50 - Italiamia
  • 51 - Casertamia
  • 52 - Canale Italia Musica (same as channel 19)
  • 53 - TLA 2
  • 54 - TVA (blank)
  • 55 - Canale Italia (shopping?)
  • 56 - Canale Italia Musica (same as channel 19 and 52)
  • 57 - Nuvolari
  • 58 - Telenostra +1
  • 59 - Telebenevento (TBN) +1
  • 60 - Napoli Tivu
  • 61 - Napoli Tivu+1
  • 62 - NTV Donna
  • 63 - 7Gold Campania
  • 64 - NTV Classic
  • 65 - Nuvolari (same as channel 57)
  • 66 - Tele Akery
  • 67 - Akery Music (blank)
  • 68 - Tele Akery +1 (seems to be a music video channel featuring Neapolitan music)
  • 69 - Sposi Channel (women-themed channel?  seems to be mostly dubbed American movies)
  • 70 - PuntoSat (shopping?)
  • 71 - Contatto TV
  • 72 - We Can Dance (WCD) TV (Neapolitan channel showing videos of big concerts)
  • 73 - TV-BE (Neapolitan channel also featuring music)
  • 74 - Televomero
  • 75 - Canale Italia 1
  • 76 - Canale Italia 2
  • 77 - 7Gold Campania (same as channel 63)
  • 78 - Telemarket
  • 79 - Telemarket 2
  • 80 - Televomero (same as channel 74)
  • 81 - Telecapri
  • 82 - Telecapri Sport (same as channel 11)
  • 83 - Telecapri News (same as channel 10)
  • 84 - Lira TV
  • 85 - Capri Event
  • 86 - Capri Gourmet
  • 87 - Denaro TV
  • 88 - Canale Italia 3
  • 89 - Italiamia (same as channel 50)
  • 90 - 8 Store (same as channel 15)
  • 91 - Televomero +1
  • 92 - TV i
  • 93 - 9 Shopping (same as channel 13)
  • 94 - Area Blu TV
  • 95 - 9 Shopping (same as channel 13 and 93)
  • 96 - Boing (cartoons)
  • 97 - AB Channel (blank)
  • 98 - Boing +1 (same as channel 96)
  • 99 - Mediashopping
  • 100 - Radio Punto Nuovo
  • 101 - Telemarket 2
  • 102 - TRSP
  • 103 - Campania 24 (blank)
  • 104 - Rete4+1 (Mediaset)
  • 105 - Canale 5 +1 (Mediaset)
  • 106 - Italia1 +1 (Mediaset)
  • 107 - LA7 (same as channel 7)
  • 108 - MTV
  • 109 - MTV+
  • 110/111 - LA7D (same as channel 35)
  • 112 - Canale Italia Musica (same as channel 19, 52, and 56)
  • 113 - Levante TV (same as channel 14)
  • 114 - TLA5/Papi Television
  • 115 - Sposami Love
  • 116 - TLA6/KTV
  • 117 - TLA1 + 1 (blank)
  • 118 - TLA Sat
  • 119 - LA7 (same as channel 7 and 107)
  • 120 - Campania TV
  • 121 - Sportitalia 24
  • 122 - Canale 9 (same as channel 39)
  • 123 - Sportitalia
  • 124 - Sportitalia 2
  • 125/126 - Canale 9+ (same as channel 39 and 122)
  • 127-133 - Napoli Canale 21
  • 134 - Effettovideo TV
  • 135 - LA7D (same as channel 35, 110, and 111)
  • 136 - 7Gold 3 (same as channel 63)
  • 137-139 - Napoli Canale 21 (same as channels 127-133)
  • 140 - Canale 34
  • 141 - Canale 5 (Mediaset) (same as channel 5)
  • 142-147 - Canale 9+ (same as channel 39, 122, 125-126)
  • 148/149 - Canale Italia (same as channel 76)
  • 150 - Canale Italia 1
  • 151 - Barche Channel
  • 152 - Luxury TV (doesn't work yet)
  • 153 - Petmania TV
  • 154 - Canale Italia 2 (same as channel 76 and 148-149)
  • 155 - Casa Mia TV (blank)
  • 156 - Canale Italia 3 (same as channel 88)
  • 157 - Capri Event (same as channel 85)
  • 158 - Casertamia
  • 159 - CDS TV
  • 160 - Napoli TV
  • 161 - Napoli TV+1
  • 162 - Napoli TV Donna
  • 163 - NTV (Napoli Tivu) Viaggi & Sapori - travel and food channel (show "Diciciao")
  • 164 - Nuvolari
  • 165 - Gente di Mare TV
  • 166 - Ciao TV
  • 167 - NTV Classic
  • 168 - Gente di Mare TV (same as channel 165)
  • 169 - Cielo
  • 170 - Comical TV (Canale 9)
  • 171 - Coming Soon (about upcoming movies)
  • 172 - Contatto Latino TV (Italiamia 7)
  • 173 - Deejay TV
  • 174 - Denaro TV
  • 175 - Eduardo TV (doesn't work yet...old school Neapolitan music)
  • 176 - Effettovideo TV
  • 177/178 - Entertainment Fact (blank)
  • 179 - FD Auditorium (radio - classical)
  • 180 - FD Leggera (radio)
  • 181 - France (FR) 24 (in French)
  • 182/183 - TV Gold Campania
  • 184-186, 188 - Granbazar
  • 187 - LA7 (same as channel 7, 107, and 119)
  • 189/190 - Iride
  • 191 - LA7D
  • 192 - Italia 1 (also has Italian sub-titles)
  • 193-195 - Italiamia (same as channel 50 and 89)
  • 196/197 - Italiamia 2
  • 198 - Italiamia 4 Fashion
  • 199 - GlamourPlus
  • 200 - Più Servizi (blank)
  • 201 - Napoli Live
  • 202 - TV i (same as 92)
  • 203 - Effettovideo TV (same as 176)
  • 204 - NTV Viaggi & Sapori (same as 163)
  • 205 - Italiamia Live
  • 206 - Italiamia Magic
  • 207 - Julie Italia
  • 208 - Julie Italia Plus (blank)
  • 209 - K2 Plus
  • 210 - KTV Channel Plus
  • 211/212 - La5 (Mediaset) (same as 31)
  • 213 - LA7D (blank)
  • 214-216 - Levante TV + (same as 14, 113)
  • 217 - Luna Shop
  • 218 - Luna Sport
  • 219 - Morgan TV 2
  • 220 - MTV (same as 108)
  • 221 [scrambled]
  • 222 - LA7 (same as 7, 107, and 119)
  • 223 - Napoli TV (same as 160)
  • 224 - Super Tennis
  • 225 - Napoli TV+ (same as 161)
  • 226 - Napoli Live (same as 201)
  • 227 - NapoliNazione (TeleAkery)
  • 228 - New Information (Rai)
  • 229 - Notturno Italiano (radio)
  • 230 - NTV Classic (same as 167)
  • 231 - NTV VIaggi & Sappori (same as 163 and 204)
  • 232 - Petmania (same as 153)
  • 233 - PokerItalia 24
  • 234 - Primo Kanale
  • 235 - Radio Capital (radio)
  • 236 - Radio Capri
  • 237 - Radio Deejay
  • 238 - Radio m2o
  • 239 - Radio maria
  • 240 - Radio Capri Television (*not* radio, but music videos)
  • 241 - Radio Due
  • 242 - Radio Tre
  • 243 - Radio Uno
  • 244 - Rai Gulp (kids' shows)
  • 245 - Rai Movie
  • 246 - Rai News
  • 247 - Rai Storia
  • 248 - Rai YoYo (cartoons & shows for young kids)
  • 249 - Real Politik
  • 250 - Repubblica TV
  • 251 - Rete 4 (same as 4)
  • 252 - ReteCapri
  • 253 - Rovi (blank, data service)
  • 254 - Salus TV (wellness TV, doesn't work yet)
  • 255 - Smail
  • 256 - Sportitalia24 (same as 121)
  • 257/258 - Tele A
  • 259-262 - Tele A+
  • 263/264 - Tele A/TV Capital
  • 265-269 - Tele A 4-7 (Shop+)
  • 270 - Telebenevento (TBN) (same as 59)
  • 271 - Telecapri
  • 272 - Telecapri HD Test
  • 273 - Telecapri Super Station
  • 274 - Telelibera
  • 275 - Telelibera Shopping (blank)
  • 276/277 - Teleluna Due
  • 278-280 - Tele Luna Uno
  • 281 - Telemarket (same as 78)
  • 282 - Telenapoli
  • 283 - Telenostra
  • 284 - TeleOltre
  • 285 - TeleTorre
  • 286-288 - TeleVomero
  • 289 - Test_vis_nap (blank)
  • 290-292 - TLA (blank)
  • 293 - Tua ("feminine" TV, doesn't work yet)
  • 294-295 - TV Campane +1 (Neapolitan music videos)
  • 296-299 - TV Captial (same as 263-264)
  • 300 - Premium Menu (how to get premium channels)
  • 301-304 premium, scrambled channels
  • 305-309 - TV Capital  (same as 263-264, 296-299)
  • 310-316 - premium, scrambled channels
  • 317 - TV Capital (again!)
  • 318 - Village (Italiamia 5), travel channel
  • 319 - JulieNews (blank)
  • 321-341 - premium, scrambled channels
  • 400/420 - dahlia (preview?)
  • 411-446 - premium, dahlia channels
  • 501 - RAI HD
  • 505 - Canale5 HD
  • 507 - LA7 HD
  • 508 - MTV HD
  • 512 - Canale 21 HD Test
  • 691 - Radio Club91 (radio)
  • 750 - RTL 102.5 TV (not radio but music videos)
  • 777 - Napoli TV (same as 160 and 223)
  • 800 - NTV Donna (same as 162)
  • 861 - Italiamia Music Set
  • 883 - Canale Italia
  • 919 - Italiamia (same as 50, 89, 193-195)
  • 988 - Akery Music (blank)
  • 993 - NTV Classic
  • 994 - Nuvolari
  • 995 - NTV - Viaggi & Sappori
  • 996 - NTV Donna
  • 997 - Napoli TV+
  • 998 - Napoli TV (no picture?)
  • 999 - Italiamia (same as 50, 89, 193-195, 919)

Old Channels (no longer exist?):
  • 53 - Digit@l TV
  • 64 - NTV Sport
  • 95 - Rai Scuola
  • 96 - TED (TV Educational...not working yet?)

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