Public RTV Slovenia and private networks Pop TV and Kanal A are the main players in the TV sector.
Most households subscribe to cable, IPTV or satellite packages.
There are scores of commercial and public radio stations. The main newspapers are privately-owned.
The constitution supports freedom of expression, but journalists can be compelled by law to reveal their sources and defamation is a criminal offence, says Freedom House.
There were 1.6 million internet users by December 2017 - around 80% of the population (Internetworldstats).