ATSC 3.0 station
Austin, Texas
United States
ChannelsDigital: 14 (UHF)
Virtual: 40
Affiliations40.1: Univision
40.2: UniMás
40.3: getTV
40.4: Ion Mystery
40.5: Dabl
OwnerTelevisaUnivision USA
(Univision Local Media, Inc.)
FoundedOctober 19, 1992
Former call signs
K67FY (1992–2001)
KXLK-LP (2001)
KXLK-CA (2001–2015)
Former channel number(s)
67 (UHF, 1992–2001)
40 (UHF, 2001–2015)
23 (UHF, 2015–2019)
HSN (until 2014)
Call sign meaning
"XL" (Roman numeral 40)
Technical information
Licensing authority
Facility ID48836
ERP15 kW
HAAT295.5 m (969 ft)
Transmitter coordinates30°19′34″N 97°47′59″W / 30.32611°N 97.79972°W / 30.32611; -97.79972
Public license information

KXLK-CD, virtual channel 40 (UHF digital channel 14), is a low-power, Class A Ion Mysteryaffiliated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States. Owned by the Univision Local Media subsidiary of TelevisaUnivision USA, it is a sister station to Killeen-licensed Univision owned-and-operated station KAKW-DT (channel 62). KXLK-CD's transmitter is located at the West Austin Antenna Farm north of West Lake Hills.


The station was affiliated with the religious African-American The Word Network. Until September 2014, KXLK-CA was the Home Shopping Network affiliate for the Austin area.

Due to the 2016–2017 FCC TV spectrum auction, KXLK-CD moved from RF channel 23 to RF channel 14 on June 21, 2019.[1] On October 17, 2017, Univision announced its intent to purchase KXLK-CD from Radio Spectrum Partners for $2.55 million.[2]

ATSC 3.0 lighthouse

KXLK-CD transitioned to ATSC 3.0 lighthouse station on May 19, 2021 and carries ATSC 3.0 simulcasts of KTBC, KAKW, and KTFO.[3]

The following ATSC 3.0 subchannels broadcast on RF channel 14:

Channel Video Aspect Short name Programming
7.1 1080p 16:9 FOX-UHD ATSC 3.0 simulcast of KTBC-TV / Fox
31.1 KTFO-UA ATSC 3.0 simulcast of KTFO-CD / UniMás
40.1 KXLK-Mv Main KXLK-CD programming
62.1 1080p KAKW-UA ATSC 3.0 simulcast of KAKW-DT / Univision


  1. ^ FCC TV spectrum Phase Assignment Table, FCC Incentive Auction Television Transition Data Files, April 13, 2017.
  2. ^ "Univision Pads TV Footprint with Austin Buy".
  3. ^ https://enterpriseefiling.fcc.gov/dataentry/public/tv/draftCopy.html?displayType=html&appKey=25076f916ece0e2f016eeb4f4cae500e&id=25076f916ece0e2f016eeb4f4cae500e&goBack=N , FCC Licensing and Management for KXLK-CD, Sept 11, 2020.

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