1. Savy561

    4K 60hz TV vs 1080p 120hz Monitor?

    If you had to choose between 4K 60hz or 1080p 120hz, which would you choose? I will be upgrading my current budget 4K Samsung tv during the course of the year with the old tv going to my brother. Now this will be for streaming and gaming with streaming probably taking up the most screen time...
  2. M

    Amazon Music

    Any update on the launch of Amazon Music in SA?
  3. N

    Is Octotel still bad in Blouberg?

    I'm currently in Milnerton on a 100/50 with Afrihost/Openserve and its been the best internet experience of my life. Literally no problems whatsoever. I might be moving back to Blouberg side. When I lived there last year I was on Octotel 100/25 with Webafrica and Afrihost. I changed ISP's...
  4. Savy561

    Anyone using getflix or any other smart dns, please comment on your experience?

    I am considering setting up a smart dns service for my household but before I do so I thought I'd collect some actual user feedback on recommended smart dns service's. I am mainly looking at getflix due to their extended support for consoles but am open to hearing about other providers. I am a...
  5. Savy561

    Do you support anime legally?

    As the title suggests, do you support anime locally through crunchyroll, Netflix, prime video and hidive? I've noticed on crunchyroll for the past year or so that almost all, if not all simulcasts have been released locally and it got me thinking, is there a decently sized community in South...
  6. Savy561

    Need advice for accessing geo blocked streaming and your personal streaming setup services

    I am looking for the best way to give my entire household the most expansive streaming experience possible. The household is a big fan of anime and apart from crunchyroll and Netflix, most anime content is not available is South Africa. My current setup is 3 ps4's for streaming and gaming with...
  7. V

    Musicians streaming LIVE in Lock-down in South Africa: Christiaan Baartman and Jannie Lategan

    Tune in: Facebook Page 19:00 SAST - 18:00 CET - 17:00 GMT - 13:00 EDT - 9:00 PST
  8. M

    Africa TV Streaming and the World

    Lost count whether it's been 3 or 4 years streaming now but for the past 2 it has been serious streaming with a monthly usage of 250 GB to 350 GB. This was caused mainly by DStv suspending my account on the 16th August 2017 which I had renewed 31st July 2017. I aborted them then migrated or...
  9. S

    Streaming Websites

    Hi guys, I'm looking for a website or websites where I can find content to stream, proper history channel, nat geo like and movies type of stuff. Not Netflix or Showmax. I dont mind even if its a subscription that I can view in South Africa without any hiccups.
  10. NeonNinja

    RAIN 5G is here for R1000/pm! [18 Aug 2019]

  11. PhreakBoy

    Streaming: Getting Started

    If there is already a thread like this, then please direct me there. I have finally decided to start streaming TV, but have a lot of questions and would like advise on where to get started. Who knows this thread might help others too.
  12. B

    Streaming & "casting" newbie

    Hi guys. Probably been asked 1000 times before but this streaming / casing "virgin" needs help please. I need someone to please explain to me like you would to a 10 year old exactly what I need and what the cheapest options are in order to play Showmax & Netflix on my TV via my android phone...
  13. N

    Considering a new ISP - please help

    Hi guys. I've been with webafrica for a while now (100/25mb uncapped octotel). Since ive started streaming i've decided i want to upgrade the upload to 100 aswell. However i see a couple other ISPs have 100/100 for about 100-200 bucks cheaper. Speeds are pretty inconsistent at peak times...
  14. M

    Getting a foreign (prepaid?) credit card number

    I'm looking at getting F1 TV Pro (live streaming of all the races), which is not available in South Africa (Multichoice?) and won't accept payment with cards from a country other than the selected one. Is there a reasonable way to get a US card number now that Entropay is no longer an option...
  15. Jamie McKane UAE Embassy webpage linked to shady video streaming website UAE Embassy webpage linked to shady video streaming website The South African government’s listing of the UAE Embassy in Pretoria was recently found to point to as the embassy’s official website. Clicking the link directs visitors to a website that offers streaming of...
  16. J

    Good Deal on Firestick + Echo dot

    Just saw a good deal on Wantitall for a Firestick with the Alexa remote and a Echo Dot. It's a very good price considering the price of just the Firestick on Takealot.
  17. A

    Decent streaming service to watch sports. (Paid / Free)

    Hi guys I am looking for a streaming service to use to stream sports from. I am primarily looking to watch the football, Premier League and Champions League are the main ones. Does anyone know any good websites or apps that I can use to watch the games? I have a VPN so I can use that to change...
  18. F

    DSTV Now Streaming quality

    Hi All Recently upgraded my ADSL line to Fibre and speed, latency, up time etc has improved significantly. However, my DSTV Now app (Desktop Browser) has struggled to stream at 720p, let alone full HD 1080p?? No issues on Youtube. DSTV Now actually performed better when I still had ADSL (8 mg...
  19. M

    Audio Streaming

    I have a client that needs the following solutions: Want their marketing department to track their listenership (how many listeners per certain interval) Livestream both radio stations (to their website, Youtube and Facebook) Advert management system (a client should get automated report on...
  20. TribbleZA

    Severe: Twitch Stream

    Just a plug for my daughter. She has started a Twitch stream and is hoping to gather a following. She plays CSGO, PUBG, Fortnite (though the admits she sucks at that one). Her IGN is Severe and her boyfriend uses the name Crucial (you may have heard of him in CSGO circles). They will be...