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1994–1996 1996–1998 1998–2003 2003–2005 2005–2007
1994–1996 1996–1998 1998–2003 2003–2005 2005–2007
2007–2014 2014–2016 2016–2021 2021–present
2007–2014 2014–2016 2016–2021 2021–present

SABC 3 is the third TV channel of the South African Broadcasting Corporation. It targets a young demographic.

Topsport Surplus[]

1991–1994[]

Topsport Surplus

Launched as a dedicated sports channel under the then-brand of Topsport.

National Network Television[]

1994–1996[]

NNTV

TSS was renamed NNTV as a non-commercial educational channel.

SABC 3[]

1996–1998[]

SABC3 1996

1998–2005[]

1998–2003[]

Quality Shows

2003–2005[]

SABC3 much better

2005–2007[]

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2007–2014[]

SABC 3

2014–2016[]

SABC 3
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Contemporary Sans (on-air graphics)
Launched:  5 August 2014

SABC 3 introduced a new logo and graphics package on 5 August 2014. The logo consisted of an abstract numeral 3 and was criticised by audiences.

2016–2021[]

SABC3 2016
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Contemporary Sans (on-air graphics)
Launched:  4 July 2016

A new logo and graphics package were introduced on 4 July 2016, along with a new slogan, The stage is yours.

2021–present[]

SABC3 2021
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Unknown
Launched:  1 April 2021

On 1 April 2021, SABC 3 restyled itself as simply S3, though the full name continues to be used. A new slogan was also introduced: Open Up.

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