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  1. Jan

    Big monitors and media boxes to replace your TV and DStv decoder

    Goodbye TV Licence — Best big monitors and media boxes to replace your TV and DStv decoder The proliferation of video streaming in South Africa has made it possible to access premium entertainment services without needing a device that can receive TV signals. Armed with a broadband Internet...
  2. Jan

    Research shows Netflix, Disney+, and Showmax will dominate in Africa - driven by South Africa and Nigeria

    Netflix dominates in South Africa — but two streaming services will give it stiff competition Netflix, Disney+, and, Showmax will top the list of streaming services on the African continent in the next five years — lead by the South African and Nigerian markets. This is according to Digital TV...
  3. Jan

    Video entertainment in South Africa - no DStv or TV licence required

    Goodbye DStv and TV licence Armed with a fast broadband connection and a large monitor, South Africans do not need a TV licence or DStv subscription to watch premium video content. On-demand streaming video services such as Netflix, Prime Video, Showmax, Apple TV+, and Britbox offer...
  4. Jan

    Showmax Pro live streaming all matches in Premier League, La Liga, and Series A

    Showmax Pro live streaming all Premier League matches Showmax Pro announced on Wednesday that it will once again live stream all the matches of the English Premier League. It will also offer live streaming of every La Liga and Serie A match. Live streaming of these three football leagues will...
  5. M

    Syncing Trakt with Showmax & DSTV

    I recently found out about Trakt.tv and have been very interested in compiling a list of all the shows I have watched. It's quite a lot of admin, but interesting to see. I have started with Netflix and found it quite easy to sync, check and update, but has anyone figured out how to sync showmax...
  6. Jan

    Best movies and shows on Netflix and Showmax this weekend - 9 July 2021

    Best movies and TV shows to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend South Africa's two biggest video streaming services, Netflix and Showmax, offer a range of new movies and TV shows to enjoy at home this weekend. With lockdown level 4 remaining in effect until at least Sunday and a possible...
  7. Jan

    Netflix Mobile and Showmax Mobile prices and library sizes compared

    Netflix Mobile vs Showmax Mobile — The best cheap streaming service in South Africa International streaming giant Netflix is taking on MultiChoice's Showmax with its own affordable subscription for mobile devices in South Africa. Netflix officially launched its mobile-only plan to the general...
  8. PrimeSteak

    What's the best android tv box/tv stick to buy?

    Hey guys, what android tv box/tv stick would you guys recommend? My current DSTV decoder (one of the old grey ones) is starting to bug out and I want to replace it with an android tv box/tv stick that I can watch Netflix, Showmax and DSTV Now on. Thanks in advance for the help! Kind Regards...
  9. Jan

    What to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend - 2 July 2021

    Loads of great new movies and TV shows on Netflix and Showmax this weekend Netflix and Showmax have both added scores of new movies and TV shows to their libraries over the last few days, which means there really is something for everyone to watch this weekend. A survey recently conducted by...
  10. Jan

    Price of DStv compared to a broadband connection with video streaming

    DStv vs Online streaming — Pricing showdown The cost of subscribing to five online video streaming services and a 25Mbps fibre package for two years is only around R700 more than the total amount you will pay on a DStv Premium contract over the same period. DStv has continued to implement...
  11. Jan

    Tokyo Olympics will be available on Showmax Pro

    Showmax will stream the Tokyo Olympics The Tokyo Olympics will be available to stream on Showmax Pro from 23 July to 8 August, the company has announced. The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 were postponed to 2021 as a result of the Covid pandemic. While World War I and II led to three Olympics being...
  12. Jan

    Study shows how much bigger Netflix is than Showmax in South Africa

    How much bigger Netflix is than Showmax in South Africa Far more South Africans pay for a Netflix subscription than those who pay for Showmax, according to research from comparison website Finder. The site recently conducted Google Surveys among 28,547 adults in 18 countries and found that...
  13. Jan

    Lots of action movies added to Netflix and Showmax this weekend - 25 June 2021

    A feast of action on Netflix and Showmax this weekend Netflix and Showmax subscribers have plenty of new movies and TV shows to watch this weekend. Particularly prevalent on the slate of additions this week are big blockbuster action movies, old and new.
  14. Jan

    What to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend - 18 June 2021

    Award-winning movies and shows on Netflix and Showmax this weekend Action-packed blockbusters, family dramas, and crime thrillers are all on the menu for Netflix and Showmax subscribers this weekend. Arguably the biggest addition this week is Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049, which is now...
  15. Hanno Labuschagne

    Best new movies and TV shows on Showmax and Netflix this weekend

    Best new movies and TV shows on Showmax and Netflix this weekend If you have a Netflix or Showmax subscription, there is no shortage of entertainment to catch this weekend. These video streaming services add new movies and TV shows every week, giving their customers more reasons to stay...
  16. Hanno Labuschagne

    New movies and TV shows to catch on Netflix and Showmax

    New movies and TV shows to catch on Netflix and Showmax Netflix and Showmax have added many popular movies and shows to their libraries over the past week. These video streaming services are great for South African households who spend a lot of time in front of the TV. A recent analysis...
  17. Hanno Labuschagne

    The best movies and TV shows to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend

    The best movies and TV shows to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend Action, comedy, and suspense are all on the menu this weekend if you are a Netflix or Showmax subscriber. Both services have added new anticipated and older acclaimed titles to their libraries over the past week. Fresh...
  18. Chris

    How Netflix compares to Showmax - price and content

    How Netflix compares to Showmax - price and content South Africans are spoiled for choice when it comes to streaming video services. Netflix, Showmax, and Amazon Prime Video each offer thousands of great movies and series to South African viewers. Aside from these big players, South Africans...
  19. Chris

    What to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend

    What to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend If you subscribe to Netflix or Showmax, you have a range of great new movies and TV shows to watch this weekend. These video streaming services constantly update their libraries with both brand new productions and older content, giving...
  20. Chris

    Top-notch movies and TV shows to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend

    Top-notch movies and TV shows to watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend South Africa’s two biggest streaming services – Netflix and Showmax – have added a number of top-notch movies and TV shows to watch this weekend. The battle for mobile subscribers between these two providers appears to...
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