Pakistani channels are continuously switching from other satellites to AsiaSat-3s. After Geo, Hum, K2 and now Ary switched to AsiaSat 3s. Looking at the popularity and viewership of AsiaSat 3S, more channels including Dunya, Dawn, Express & Sama will join this sat.
As for PakSat-1, there are already many Pakistani Channels on it. On this 14 August this satellite will be replaced by a new bird called PakSat-1R.
PakSat's services are less expensive but mainly it depends on the region where channels mainly want to target their beam.
ARY Zauq, ARY Digital, ARY Music, ARY News & QTV now on Asiasat 3S.
Frequency: 4060 SR: 26666 Polarization: V
Below are the frequency parameters of ARY Tv Channels on AsiaSat 3S