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  1. Chris

    BRCSA reveals most-watched TV shows in South Africa

    BRCSA reveals most-watched TV shows in South Africa The Broadcast Research Council of South Africa (BRCSA) has released its television audience measurements for March 2021 which showed that Uzalo and Generations: The Legacy remained the most-watched TV shows in South Africa. This data from the...
  2. nelca

    Bad reception on channel 128 travel channel.

    Good day I upgraded to the newest Explora Ultra Decoder and a new Smart LNB. The problem is that now channel 128 (Travel Channel) keeps hooking every now and then. It is like it is buffering. Has anyone else found this? Does anyone maybe know why it is doing it only on one channel? Any...
  3. DrAS

    What is the name of this song?

    Hello, I have been searching for this song since it played in an advertisement for DSTV around three years ago. It would be great if someone could help. It is an awesome song. Here is the advertisement on YouTube:
  4. Hanno Labuschagne

    New satellite TV service to take on DStv in South Africa

    New satellite TV service to take on DStv in South Africa AfricaXP will expand its free-to-air satellite TV service, PremiumFree, to millions of satellite dishes in South Africa on 1 May 2021. AfricaXP is a digital content distributor and themed linear channel creator which is focussed on...
  5. Jamie McKane

    MultiChoice slams SABC plan for DStv to collect TV Licence fees

    MultiChoice slams SABC plan for DStv to collect TV Licence fees MultiChoice has slammed a proposal by the SABC that DStv be required to collect TV Licence fees as part of a reform of public broadcasting laws in South Africa. The proposal from the SABC was revealed in its policy submissions on...
  6. Hanno Labuschagne

    SuperSport channels free for all DStv customers next weekend

    SuperSport channels free for all DStv customers next weekend MultiChoice has announced an open weekend for SuperSport content through the DStv app. Customers subscribed to the DStv Compact Plus, Compact, Family, and Access packages will be able to view all SuperSport channels through the DStv...
  7. J

    Travel Channel DSTV Online

    Anyone else experiencing the travel channel pausing, skipping and buffering? This is the only channel that does this on dstv online and
  8. Hanno Labuschagne

    SABC wants DStv to collect new broadcasting tax from its subscribers

    SABC wants DStv to collect new broadcasting tax from its subscribers The SABC wants MultiChoice to collect a proposed public broadcasting household tax - which is intended to replace its current TV Licence fee - from DStv subscribers. This is according to the public broadcaster's policy...
  9. Jamie McKane

    DStv subscribers could be made to pay TV licence fees

    DStv subscribers could be made to pay TV licence fees The Department of Communications wants broadcasters like MultiChoice to be obligated to collect TV licence fees from their subscribers. This is feedback from Deputy Minister of Communications, Pinky Kekana during a recent Portfolio...
  10. I

    DSTV E48-32 Error on 1 Explora Only, - 2nd Explora Works Fine

    I have a dual view setup, with the original Explora and a 2nd Explora, 2A. The 2A is showing E48-32. The original Explora displays all channels. I’ve checked the cabling and connection on the 2A (where I can get to the cabling), and all seems fine. I’ve removed the 2 cables (uni and RF) and...
  11. Jamie McKane

    Expert says DStv is too expensive

    Expert says DStv is too expensive MultiChoice has been bleeding DStv Premium subscribers and the company is struggling with its African operations. The reason, independent analyst Chris Gilmour said, is that DStv is simply too expensive. Gilmour’s view is shared by many South Africans who have...
  12. Jamie McKane

    DStv prices vs inflation in South Africa

    DStv prices vs inflation in South Africa MultiChoice recently announced its annual price adjustments for DStv, with the fees of several packages set to increase from 1 April 2021. DStv Premium subscriptions will increase by 1.22%, from R819 to R829 per month.
  13. Hanno Labuschagne

    DStv to launch new channel next month

    DStv to launch new channel next month MultiChoice has announced that a new channel called tvN will launch on DStv on 1 March 2021. TvN is a South Korean global entertain network that will offer a variety of Korean entertainment on DStv. “The best of K-POP and K-dramas will burst onto South...
  14. T

    DStv won't play any channels. Uncertified Google device.

    Hi, I have a MyGica TV box where I can't play any DStv channels because I have an uncertified Google Play Store. I had to download the DStv app from APKPure because it wasn't available on the Play Store. I tried using the Device ID app to register my Google Service Framework (GSF), but after...
  15. H

    Mibox S 4K For Sale. Brand New. Only R999

    Item name : Mibox S 4K Age and condition: Brand New Do you include packaging: Yes Warranty: No. I gave you 24HRS to check if you happy with device. Price: R999 Negotiable: No Location: Crown Mines/Johannesburg Shipping or collection: Yes extra R150 to anywhere in South Africa. Currently i have...
  16. Jamie McKane

    DStv launches Amazon Prime Video on Explora Ultra decoder

    DStv launches Amazon Prime Video on Explora Ultra decoder DStv has added Amazon Prime Video to its recently-launched Explora Ultra decoder, the company announced in a statement. DStv customers with a Prime Video membership can now access the entertainment service, ranging from movies and TV...
  17. Jamie McKane

    DStv offers free Premium content for all packages in December

    DStv offers free Premium content for all packages in December DStv has announced that it will allow all customers to access its Premium bouquet content over a limited period during the holiday season. This DStv "Open Window" will run from 16 - 20 December 2020.
  18. plasma-123_fire

    DSTV & JOOX

    Hi everyone, So in early November, I tried to get JOOX as part of my DSTV Compact subscription. But it seems to have disappeared off the app, so I contacted JOOX on the 10th November, and only got a reply today. It seems like the JOOX and DSTV partnership is no longer available. It is a pity and...
  19. Jamie McKane

    DStv without a dish - How it stacks up to Netflix

    DStv without a dish - How it stacks up to Netflix DStv recently launched its standalone streaming service in South Africa, allowing local subscribers to sign up for packages without a satellite installation. These streaming-only packages are otherwise identical to the traditional satellite...
  20. Jamie McKane

    DStv decoders from 1995 to 2020

    DStv decoders from 1995 to 2020 MultiChoice recently unveiled its new DStv Explora Ultra decoder - its first set-top box to feature built-in wireless Internet connectivity and support for third-party streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. Over its 25-year history, the company...
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