DStv Now

Watch your favourite channels anytime, anywhere on your smart device

Don't miss a thing with the DStv Now app. Live stream the latest movies, hit series and sport to enjoy wherever you are. You can also stream shows from DStv Catch Up onto your tablet or smartphone. And when you connect any DStv Explora model to the internet, you can schedule recordings from your smart device.
DStv Now is available on selected iOS and Android tablets and smartphones, and you can connect up to four smart devices with one Connect ID, keeping more than one family member entertianed.

Access to live channels and DStv Catch Up is exclusive to DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact subscribers.

For more information, visit the DStv Now website.
Or, download the app:



Catch Up

Do entertainment any time, anywhere (even at cousin Milly’s wedding)

DStv Catch Up is a value added service offered at no additional cost to DStv Premium customers with a PVR decoder, DStv Compact Plus and Compact customers with an Explora. 

DStv Catch Up allows customers to catch up on their favourite series, movies, documentaries and sports events when it suits them. It is a great way to not miss a single second of entertainment and to discover the great content available on DStv. A selection of the most popular shows is automatically sent to customers’ decoders  - ready and waiting for them to watch whenever they have the time.

The content made available on DStv Catch Up is linked to the DStv package of the customer, eg DStv Compact customers will see channels and content available on DStv Compact.

To watch on your TV you will require:

 DStv Premium subscribers can also take a look at the catalogue and watch online on the DStv Now website

Watch on your mobile device by downloading the application:



Rent movies from the comfort of your couch or anywhere really...

BoxOffice is South Africa's first online movie rental service. You’ll have access to some of the biggest Hollywood blockbusters directly from your TV, PC or mobile device. Movies are available for streaming or to download.

To rent on your TV you will require:

  • A DStv PVR Decoder (SD/HD, DStv Explora, DStv Explora 2)
  • Refer to boxoffice.dstv.com/help for the different payment methods and other FAQs

Or, you can rent online via the BoxOffice website