DSTV Access Channels

DSTV Access is the 5th package available from DSTV. The monthly cost in 2020 starts from R99 P/M when taken on a price lock for 12 months. The per month cost for DSTV Access is R110 P/M on a month to month basis.

There are over 30 channels available on the Access package. They include:

  • 19 Entertainment Channels
  • 7 Kids Channels
  • 3 Sport Channels
  • +95 Audio Channels

What Channels Are Included In DSTV Access?

The full list of DSTV Access channels are listed below:

DescriptionDSTV Access Channels
EntertainmentDStv
Telemundo
FOX life
WWE Superslam
WWE Superslam
Discovery TLC Entertainment
TNT Africa
eMovies
M-Net Movies Zone
eMovies Extra
kykNet Lekker
Africa Magic Epic
Real Time
SABC Encore
Mzansi Magic
Mzansi Wethu
Mzansi Bioskop
e.TV Extra
Ultimate Love
Documentaries & LifestyleThe Home Channel
Fashion One
Nat Geo Wild
Spice TV
Free ChannelsTV Mall
SABC 1
SABC 2
SABC 3
e.TV
Soweto TV
Bay TV
1 KZN
Tshwane TV
Cape Town TV
GauTV
Lesotho TV
NTA i
SportsSuperSport Blitz
SuperSport 10
TellyTrack
Kids & TeensJimJam
eToonz
Mindset
Toonami
Cartoon Network
Disney Junior
PBS Kids
MusicMzansi Music
Channel O
MTV Base
Sound City
One Gospel
ReligionFAITH
Day Star
TBN Africa
iTV Networks
Emmanuel TV
Dumisa
News & CommerceSABC News
Newzroom Afrika
Al Jazeera
Russia Today
Parliamentary Service
CGTN News
CNBC Africa
Business Day TV
BBC World News
NDTV 24×7
Specialist & ForeignCCTV 4
InteractivePeople’s Weather

When you get a DSTV package you also get access to:

  • DSTV Boxoffice
  • Showmax – Add Showmax to your Axxess Package for only R99 P/M
  • JOOX – Add JOOX Music streaming to your Axxess Package for only R59 P/M
DSTV EasyView Channels Package

DSTV EasyView Channels

DSTV EasyView is the 6th package available from DSTV. The monthly cost in 2020 starts from R27 P/M when taken on a price lock for 12 months. The per month cost for DSTV EasyView is R29 P/M on a month to month basis.

There are over 30 channels available on the EasyView package. They include:

  • 4 Entertainment Channels
  • 3 Kids Channels
  • 1 Sport Channels
  • +95 Audio Channels

Click here to see all DSTV Packages.

What Channels Are Included In DSTV EasyView?

The full list of DSTV EasyView channels are listed below:

DescriptionDSTV EasyView Channels
EntertainmentTNT Africa
Real Time
SABC Encore
e.TV Extra
Free ChannelsSABC 1
SABC 2
SABC 3
e.TV
Soweto TV
Bay TV
1 KZN
Tshwane TV
Cape Town TV
GauTV
Lesotho TV
SportsSuperSport Blitz
Kids & TeensJimJam
eToonz
Mindset
MusicMzansi Music
ReligionFAITH
Day Star
TBN Africa
iTV Networks
Emmanuel TV
News & CommerceSABC News
Newzroom Afrika
Al Jazeera
Parliamentary Service
CGTN News
CNBC Africa
Business Day TV
Specialist & ForeignCCTV 4
InteractivePeople’s Weather

When you get a DSTV package you also get access to:

  • DSTV Boxoffice
  • Showmax – Add Showmax to your EasyView Package and only pay R99 P/M
  • JOOX – Add JOOX Music streaming to your EasyView Package and only pay R59 P/M
DSTV Compact Plus Channels Package

DSTV Compact Plus Channels

DSTV Compact Plus is the 2nd package available from DSTV. The monthly cost in 2020 starts from R489 P/M when taken on a price lock for 24 months. The per month cost for DSTV compact plus is R529 P/M on a month to month basis.

There are over 115 channels available on the Compact Plus package. They include:

  • +45 Entertainment Channels
  • +10 Kids Channels
  • +8 Sport Channels
  • +95 Audio Channels

Click here to see all DSTV Packages.

What Channels Are Included In DSTV Compact Plus?

The full list of DSTV Compact channels are listed below:

DescriptionDSTV Compact Plus Channels
EntertainmentDStv
1Magic
M-Net Movies Action
M-Net Movies Stars
Studio Universal
M-Net Binge
M-Net City
Vuzu
Universal Channel
Telemundo
BBC Brit
Comedy Central
ITV Choice
E! Entertainment Television
FOX
FOX life
WWE Superslam
BET
MTV
Lifetime
CBS Reality
Discovery TLC Entertainment
Discovery Family
TNT Africa
eMovies
M-Net Movies Zone
eMovies Extra
EVA
kykNET
kykNET & Kie
KyKNet Nou
Africa Magic Epic
AfricaMagic Urban Movies
AfricaMagic Family
Real Time
SABC Encore
Moja Love
Mzansi Magic
Mzansi Wethu
Mzansi Bioskop
ZEE World
Star Life
ROK
e.TV Extra
Ultimate Love
TV Record
SIC International
Documentaries & LifestyleVIA
CBS Justice
Discovery ID
BBC Lifestyle
Food Network
The Home Channel
HGTV
Fashion One
Travel Channel
National Geographic
Nat Geo Wild
Curiosity Stream
The History Channel
Ignition TV
Spice TV
Free ChannelsTV Mall
SABC 1
SABC 2
SABC 3
e.TV
Soweto TV
Bay TV
1 KZN
Tshwane TV
Cape Town TV
GauTV
Lesotho TV
NTA i
SportsGinx eSports
SuperSport Blitz
SuperSport 3
SuperSport 4
SuperSport 7
SuperSport 8
SuperSport 9
SuperSport 10
SuperSport 11
TellyTrack
Kids & TeensToonami
Cartoon Network
Boomerang
Disney
Disney Channel XD
Nickelodeon
Cbeebies
Nick Jr
NickTOONS
Disney Junior
JimJam
eToonz
PBS Kids
Mindset
MusicChannel O
Mzansi Music
MTV Base
MTV Music 24
TRACE Urban
TRACE Africa
Sound City
One Gospel
Trace Gospel
ReligionDumisa
FAITH
Day Star
TBN Africa
iTV Networks
Emmanuel TV
News & CommerceBBC World News
CNN International
eNews Channel Africa
Sky News
SABC News
Newzroom Afrika
Al Jazeera
Russia Today
Parliamentary Service
CGTN News
CNBC Africa
Business Day TV
NDTV 24×7
Euronews
Specialist & ForeignRAI Italia
Beste van Nederlands
RTPi
TV5 Monde Afrique
Deutsche Welle
CCTV 4
InteractivePeople’s Weather

When you get a DSTV package you also get access to:

  • DSTV Boxoffice
  • Showmax – Add Showmax to your Compact Plus Package and save 50% and only pay R49 P/M
  • JOOX – Add JOOX Music streaming to your DSTV for free.
DSTV Premium Channels Package

DSTV Premium Channels

DSTV Premium is the 1st package available from DSTV. The monthly cost in 2020 starts from R749 P/M when taken on a price lock for 24 months. The per month cost for DSTV Premium is R819 P/M on a month to month basis.

There are over 135 channels available on the Premium package. They include:

  • +60 Entertainment Channels
  • +10 Kids Channels
  • +15 Sport Channels
  • +95 Audio Channels

Click here to see all DSTV Packages.

What Channels Are Included In DSTV Premium?

The full list of DSTV Premium channels are listed below:

DescriptionDSTV Premium Channels
EntertainmentDStv
M-Net
1Magic
M-Net Movies Premiere
M-Net Movies Smile
M-Net Movies Action Plus
Sundance TV
Tom Cruise Pop-Up
M-Net Movies Action
M-Net Movies Stars
Studio Universal
M-Net Binge
M-Net City
Vuzu
Universal Channel
Telemundo
BBC First
BBC Brit
Discovery Channel
Comedy Central
ITV Choice
E! Entertainment Television
FOX
FOX Life
WWE Superslam
BET
MTV
Lifetime
CBS Reality
Discovery TLC Entertainment
Discovery Family
TNT Africa
eMovies
M-Net Movies Zone
eMovies Extra
EVA
kykNET
kykNET & Kie
KyKNet Nou
Africa Magic Epic
AfricaMagic Urban Movies
AfricaMagic Family
Real Time
SABC Encore
Moja Love
Mzansi Magic
Mzansi Wethu
Mzansi Bioskop
ZEE World
Star Life
ROK
e.TV Extra
Ultimate Love
TV Record
SIC International
M-Net Plus 1
Documentaries & LifestyleVIA
CBS Justice
Discovery ID
BBC Lifestyle
Food Network
The Home Channel
HGTV
Fashion One
Travel Channel
National Geographic
Nat Geo Wild
BBC Earth
Curiosity Stream
The History Channel
Ignition TV
Spice TV
Free ChannelsTV Mall
SABC 1
SABC 2
SABC 3
e.TV
Soweto TV
Bay TV
1 KZN
Tshwane TV
Cape Town TV
GauTV
Lesotho TV
NTA i
SportsGinx eSports
SuperSport Blitz
SuperSport 1
SuperSport 2
SuperSport 3
SuperSport 4
SuperSport 5
SuperSport 6
SuperSport 7
SuperSport 8
SuperSport 9
SuperSport 10
SuperSport 11
SuperSport 12
SuperSport Maximo
TellyTrack
Kids & TeensToonami
Cartoon Network
Boomerang
Disney
Disney Channel XD
Nickelodeon
Cbeebies
Nick Jr
NickTOONS
Disney Junior
JimJam
eToonz
PBS Kids
Mindset
MusicChannel O
Mzansi Music
MTV Base
MTV Music 24
TRACE Urban
TRACE Africa
Sound City
One Gospel
Trace Gospel
ReligionDumisa
FAITH
Day Star
TBN Africa
iTV Networks
Emmanuel TV
News & CommerceBBC World News
CNN International
Sky News
eNews Channel Africa
SABC News
Newzroom Afrika
Al Jazeera
Russia Today
Parliamentary Service
CGTN News
CNBC Africa
Bloomberg
Business Day TV
NDTV 24×7
Euronews
Specialist & ForeignRAI Italia
Beste van Nederlands
RTPi
TV5 Monde Afrique
Deutsche Welle
CCTV 4
InteractivePeople’s Weather

When you get a DSTV package you also get access to:

  • DSTV Boxoffice
  • Showmax – At No Extra COST!!!
  • JOOX – At No Extra COST!!!
DSTV Compact Channels 1

DSTV Compact Channels

DSTV compact is the 3rd package available from DSTV. The monthly cost in 2020 starts from R359 PM when taken on a price lock for 24 months. The per month cost for DSTV compact is R399 P/M on a month to month basis.

There are over 100 channels available on the Compact package. They include:

  • +45 Entertainment Channels
  • +8 Kids Channels
  • +7 Sport Channels
  • +95 Audio Channels

Click here to see all DSTV Packages.

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What Channels Are Included In DSTV Compact?

The full list of DSTV Compact channels are listed below:

DescriptionDSTV Compact Channels
EntertainmentMzanzi Magic
Mnet City
Mzanzi Wethu
BET
MTV
DStv
M-Net Movies Action
M-Net Movies Stars
Studio Universal
Telemundo
Vuzu
Universal Channel
BBC Brit
FOX
FOX life
WWE Superslam
Lifetime
CBS Reality
Discovery TLC Entertainment
Discovery Family
TNT Africa
eMovies
M-Net Movies Zone
eMovies Extra
EVA
kykNET & Kie
KyKNet Nou
Africa Magic Epic
AfricaMagic Family
Real Time
SABC Encore
Moja Love
Mzansi Bioskop
ZEE World
Star Life
ROK
e.TV Extra
Ultimate Love
TV Record
SIC International
Documentaries & LifestyleVIA
Discovery ID
BBC Lifestyle
Food Network
The Home Channel
HGTV
Fashion One
Travel Channel
National Geographic
Nat Geo Wild
Ignition TV
Spice TV
Free ChannelsTV Mall
SABC 1
SABC 2
SABC 3
e.TV
Soweto TV
Bay TV
1 KZN
Tshwane TV
Cape Town TV
GauTV
Lesotho TV
NTA i
SportsGinx eSports
SuperSport Blitz
SuperSport 3
SuperSport 4
SuperSport 7
SuperSport 9
SuperSport 10
SuperSport 11
TellyTrack
Kids & TeensToonami
Cartoon Network
Boomerang
Disney
Disney Channel XD
Nick Jr
NickTOONS
Disney Junior
JimJam
eToonz
PBS Kids
Mindset
MusicChannel O
Mzansi Music
MTV Base
TRACE Urban
TRACE Africa
Sound City
One Gospel
Trace Gospel
ReligionDumisa
FAITH
Day Star
TBN Africa
iTV Networks
Emmanuel TV
News & CommerceBBC World News
CNN International
eNews Channel Africa
SABC News
Newzroom Afrika
Al Jazeera
Russia Today
Parliamentary Service
CGTN News
CNBC Africa
Business Day TV
NDTV 24×7
Euronews
Specialist & ForeignRAI Italia
Beste van Nederlands
RTPi
TV5 Monde Afrique
Deutsche Welle
CCTV 4
InteractivePeople’s Weather

When you get a DSTV package you also get access to:

  • DSTV Boxoffice
  • Showmax – Add Showmax to your Compact Package and save 50% and only pay R49 P/M
  • JOOX – Add JOOX Music streaming to your DSTV for free.
DSTV Family Channels package

DSTV Family Channels

DSTV Family is the 4th package available from DSTV. The monthly cost in 2020 starts from R265 PM when taken on a price lock for 24 months. The per month cost for DSTV Family is R279 P/M on a month to month basis.

There are over 75 channels available on the Compact package. They include:

  • +20 Entertainment Channels
  • +5 Kids Channels
  • +3 Sport Channels
  • +95 Audio Channels

Click here to see all DSTV Packages.

DSTV Family Channels

What Channels Are Included In DSTV Family?

The full list of DSTV Family channels are listed below:

DescriptionDSTV Family Channels
EntertainmentMeet Movies All Stars
VUZU
DStv
Universal Channel
Telemundo
FOX life
WWE Superslam
CBS Reality
Discovery TLC Entertainment
Discovery Family
TNT Africa
eMovies
M-Net Movies Zone
eMovies Extra
EVA
kykNET & Kie
KyKNet Nou
kykNet Lekker
Africa Magic Epic
AfricaMagic Family
Real Time
SABC Encore
Moja Love
Mzansi Magic
Mzansi Wethu
Mzansi Bioskop
ZEE World
Star Life
e.TV Extra
Ultimate Love
Documentaries & LifestyleVIA
The Home Channel
Fashion One
Travel Channel
National Geographic
Nat Geo Wild
Ignition TV
Spice TV
Free ChannelsTV Mall
SABC 1
SABC 2
SABC 3
e.TV
Soweto TV
Bay TV
1 KZN
Tshwane TV
Cape Town TV
GauTV
Lesotho TV
NTA i
SportsSuperSport Blitz
SuperSport 9
SuperSport 10
TellyTrack
Kids & TeensToonami
Cartoon Network
NickTOONS
Disney Junior
JimJam
eToonz
PBS Kids
Mindset
MusicChannel O
Mzansi Music
MTV Base
TRACE Urban
TRACE Africa
Sound City
One Gospel
Trace Gospel
ReligionDumisa
FAITH
Day Star
TBN Africa
iTV Networks
Emmanuel TV
News & CommerceBBC World News
eNews Channel Africa
SABC News
Newzroom Afrika
Al Jazeera
Russia Today
Parliamentary Service
CGTN News
CNBC Africa
Business Day TV
NDTV 24×7
Euronews
Specialist & ForeignCCTV 4
InteractivePeople’s Weather

When you get a DSTV package you also get access to:

  • DSTV Boxoffice
  • Showmax – Add Showmax to your Family Package and only pay R99 P/M
  • JOOX – Add JOOX Music streaming to your DSTV account and only pay R59 P/M
DSTV Packages 2020

DSTV Packages and Prices For 2020

Do you love entertainment? Sport? Movies? Series? DSTV is one of the most comprehensive entertainment options available in South Africa and indeed Africa. With more than 100 channels you can enjoy a fantastic variety of options.

Depending on your budget there are a number of DSTV packages to chose from which let you choose how much you are willing to pay and the channels and options you will receive for that price.


DSTV Packages 2020

We have put together a table to compare the DSTV package prices and options available and what you will get with each package.


DSTV PackagePrice per Month 2019Price per Month 2020Annual PricePrice Lock for 2 yearsTV Channels
DSTV PremiumR809R819R8899R749 P/M135+
DSTV Compact PlusR519R529R5709R489 P/M115+
DSTV CompactR399R399R4389R339 P/M100+
DSTV FamilyR265R279R2915R249 P/M75+
DSTV AccessR105R110R1155R99 P/M55+
DSTV EasyViewR29R29R31930+
DSTV IndianR38929+

MultiChoice has released an updated price list for DStv subscriptions for 2020, with several packages getting an increase.

Updated fees will take effect from April 1, 2020.



What is DSTV Price Lock?

Multichoice has introduced DSTV Price Lock which allows subscribers to some money by locking in their monthly payment amount for 24 months.

This allows you to skip any price increases that may arise during the price lock period. Once the price lock period expires new prices become applicable for renewing your monthly subscription or new price lock rate.

You can also use Price Lock if you are using another decoder with XtraView and linking the two decoders.

Some packages do not offer Price Lock – They are the

  • EasyView Package
  • Access Package

Compare The Channels Available On Each DSTV Package

See the table below


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Movies & Entertainment
100 – DSTVYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
101 – M-NetYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
103 – 1MagicYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
104 – M-Net Movies PremiereYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
105 – M-Net Movies SmileYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
106 – M-Net Movies Action PlusYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
108 – Sundance TVYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
110 – M-Net Movies ActionYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
111 – M-Net Movies StarsYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
112 – Studio UniversalYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
115 – M-Net CityYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
116 – VuzuYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
117 – Universal ChannelYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
118 – TelemundoYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
119 – BBC FirstYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
120 – BBC BritYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
121 – Discovery ChannelYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
122 – Comedy CentralYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
123 – ITV ChoiceYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
124 – E! Entertainment TelevisionYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
125 – FOXYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
126 – FOX lifeYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
128 – WWE SuperslamYesYesYesNoYesNoNo
129 – BETYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
130 – MTVYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
131 – LifetimeYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
132 – CBS RealityYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
135 – Discovery TLC EntertainmentYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
136 – Discovery FamilyYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
137 – TNT AfricaYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
138 – eMoviesYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
139 – M-Net Movies ZoneYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
140 – eMovies ExtraYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
141 – EVAYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
144 – kykNETYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
145 – kykNET & KieYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
146 – KyKNet NouYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
152 – Africa Magic EpicYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
153 – AfricaMagic Urban MoviesYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
154 – AfricaMagic FamilyYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
155 – Real TimeYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
156 – SABC EncoreYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
157 – Moja LoveYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
161 – Mzansi MagicYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
163 – Mzansi WethuYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
164 – Mzansi BioskopYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
166 – ZEE WorldYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
167 – Star LifeYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
168 – ROKYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
195 – e.TV ExtraYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
198 – Naija Stand-Up ComedyYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
450 – SET AsiaNoNoNoNoNoNoYes
451 – B4U MoviesNoNoNoNoNoNoYes
452 – ZeeTV
NoNoNoNoNoNoYes
453 – Star PlusNoNoNoNoNoNoYes
454 – Sun TVNoNoNoNoNoNoYes
455 – Star VijayNoNoNoNoNoNoYes
456 – ColorsNoNoNoNoNoNoYes
457 – SET MaxNoNoNoNoNoNoYes
507 – TelemundoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
508 – EVANoNoNoNoNoNoNo
515 – TV RecordYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
517 – SIC InternationalYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
901 – M-Net Plus 1YesNoNoNoNoNoNo


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Documentaries & Lifestyle
147 – VIAYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
171 – Discovery IDYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
174 – BBC LifestyleYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
175 – Food NetworkYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
176 – The Home ChannelYesYesYesYesYesNoYes
177 – HGTVYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
178 – Fashion OneYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
179 – Travel ChannelYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
181 – National GeographicYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
182 – Nat Geo WildYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
184 – BBC EarthYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
186 – The History ChannelYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
189 – Ignition TVYesYesYesYesNoNoYes
190 – Spice TVYesYesYesYesYesNoNo


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Free Channels
173 – TV MallYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
191 – SABC 1YesYesYesYesYesYesYes
192 – SABC 2YesYesYesYesYesYesYes
192 – SABC 2YesYesYesYesYesYesYes
194 – e.TVYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
251 – Soweto TVYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
260 – Bay TVYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
261 – 1 KZNYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
262 – Tshwane TVYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
262 – Tshwane TVYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
262 – Tshwane TVYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
262 – Tshwane TVYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
262 – Tshwane TVYesYesYesYesYesNoNo


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Sports
127 – Ginx eSportsYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
200 – SuperSport BlitzYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
201 – SuperSport 1YesNoNoNoNoNoNo
202 – SuperSport 2YesNoNoNoNoNoNo
203 – SuperSport 3YesYesYesNoNoNoNo
204 – SuperSport 4YesYesYesNoNoNoNo
205 – SuperSport 5YesNoNoNoNoNoNo
206 – SuperSport 6YesNoNoNoNoNoNo
207 – SuperSport 7YesYesYesNoNoNoNo
208 – SuperSport 8YesYesNoNoNoNoNo
209 – SuperSport 9YesYesYesYesNoNoNo
210 – SuperSport 10YesYesYesYesYesNoYes
211 – SuperSport 11YesYesYesNoNoNoNo
212 – SuperSport 12YesNoNoNoNoNoNo
235 – SuperSport MaximoYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
239 – TellyTrackYesYesYesYesYesNoNo


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Kids & Teen
301 – Cartoon NetworkYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
302 – BoomerangYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
303 – DisneyYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
304 – Disney Channel XDYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
305 – NickelodeonYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
306 – CbeebiesYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
307 – Nick JrYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
308 – NickTOONSYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
309 – Disney JuniorYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
310 – JimJamYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
311 – eToonzYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
319 – MindsetYesYesYesYesYesYesYes


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Music
320 – Channel OYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
321 – Mzansi MusicYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
322 – MTV BaseYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
323 – MTV Music 24YesYesNoNoNoNoNo
325 – TRACE UrbanYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
326 – TRACE AfricaYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
327 – Sound CityYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
331 – One GospelYesYesYesYesYesNoNo


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Religion
340 – DumisaYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
341 – FAITHYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
342 – Day StarYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
343 – TBN AfricaYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
347 – iTV NetworksYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
390 – Emmanuel TVYesYesYesYesYesYesNo


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
News and Commerce
400 – BBC World NewsYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
401 – CNN InternationalYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
402 – Sky NewsYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
403 – eNews Channel AfricaYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
404 – SABC NewsYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
405 – Newzroom AfrikaYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
406 – Al JazeeraYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
407 – Russia TodayYesYesYesYesYesNoNo
408 – Parliamentary ServiceYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
409 – CGTN NewsYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
410 – CNBC AfricaYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
411 – BloombergYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
412 – Business Day TVYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
413 – NDTV 24×7YesYesYesYesYesNoYes


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Specialist & Foreign
430 – RAI ItaliaYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
431 – Beste van NederlandsYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
435 – RTPiYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
437 – TV5 Monde AfriqueYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
446 – Deutsche WelleYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
447 – CCTV 4YesYesYesYesYesYesNo


ChannelDSTV PremiumDSTV Compact PlusCompactFamilyAccessEasyViewIndian
Interactive
180 – People’s WeatherYesYesYesYesYesYesYes

How Much Do DSTV Packages Cost In 2020

There are a number of options for your DSTV package and satellite entertainment. We have broken them down simply here:

DSTV Premium from R749 P/M. 135+ TV Channels.
DSTV Compact Plus fromR489 P/M. 115+ TV Channels.
DSTV Compact fromR339 P/M. 100+ TV Channels.
DSTV Family fromR249 P/M. 75+ TV Channels.
DSTV Access fromR99 P/M. 55+ TV Channels.
DSTV Easyview fromR29 P/M. 30+ TV Channels.
DSTV Indian fromR395 P/M. 25+ TV Channels.

DSTV Installations

SuperSport Channels Open to All DStv Customers

Are you a diehard sports fanatic? Do you love watching live games on DStv? Well, good news for you, till the end of July 2018 DStv has decided to make all the SuperSport channels available to all the packages. This includes Compact, Compact Plus, Family and Access packages.  Get access to 13 SuperSport channels at no extra charge. Watch SuperSport 1 to 12 and SuperSport Blitz as much as you want, for free.

Let the Sports Binge Watching Begin

The line-up holds many exciting sporting events such as the 2018 FIFA World Cup final (SuperSport 3), the CAF Champions League (SuperSport 4), the Proteas’ Sri Lanka tour (SuperSport 2), and more.

Here’s a list of the what you can look forward to in July:

South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st Test

Will the South African bowling attack hold up to the challenge of the Sri Lankan wickets? The test will start on Friday 13 July at 6:25. Watch the Proteas on SuperSport 2.

Vodacom Super Rugby 2018: Bulls vs Lions

Two feisty teams battling it out for a prized place in the playoffs. Will the Lions conquer the Bulls in Johannesburg?

Vodacom Super Rugby 2018

Watch the two formidable teams in action on SuperSport 1, Saturday 14 July at 15:00

Wimbledon 2018: Ladies Final

Can Serena Williams make an epic return to the world of competitive tennis with another Centre Court appearance? Enjoy the nail-biting final on SuperSport 6, Saturday 14 July at 14:45.

MotoGP ’18: Germany MotoGP

Marc Marquez will attempt to extend his championship lead in the Germany polls. Watch the race on SuperSport 7, Sunday 15 July at 14:00.

The Germany GP

2018 FIFA World Cup Final

The big final will be in Moscow. Who will go home with the prized trophy, crowned kings of the football world? Watch the 2018 World Cup Final on SuperSport 3, Sunday 15 July at 16:45.

Wimbledon 2018: Men’s Final

Can Roger Federer extend his Grand Slam dominance on the grassy Centre Court? Watch the nail-biting final on SuperSport 6, Sunday 15 July at 14:45

But Wait, There’s More

By the end of July, you will be a professional sport watcher! There’s more fun live sport fixtures to enjoy in July. All of these available to the DStv Compact, Compact Plus, Family, Access, and Premium packages.

SS4, Tuesday 17 July at 14:45 – CAF Champions League: AS Togo vs Sundowns
SS6, starting Thursday 19 July at 07:30 – The Open Championship 2018
SS2, starting Friday 20 July at 06:25 – Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test
SS1, Saturday 21 July – Vodacom Super Rugby Qualifiers
SS1, Saturday 21 July from 03:56 – 2018 Rugby World Cup 7’s
SS8, Saturday 21 July at 15:00 – IAAF Diamond League 2018: London
SS9, Sunday 22 July at 14:00 – IBO Boxing 2018: Simphiwe Khonco vs Toto Landero
SS2, Sunday 22 July at 15:05 – F1 2018: German Grand Prix
SS1, Monday 23 July at 02:44 – 2018 Rugby World Cup 7’s Final
SS1, Saturday 28 July – Super Rugby Quarter Finals
SS4, Friday 27 July at 21:00 – CAF Champions League: Sundowns vs AS Togo-Port
SS2, Sunday 29 July at 06:15 – Sri Lanka vs South Africa 1st ODI
SS5, Sunday 29 July – Tour de France Final Stage

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Fun Reality Show: The Wedding Bashers

VUZU, channel 116 on DStv, will be rebroadcasting the popular Mnet reality show, The Wedding Bashers. You’ve heard of wedding crashers, now meet the wedding bashers!

Four local celebrities – Cindy Nell, Denise Zimba, Siba Mtongana and Zavion Kotze – attend uniquely South African weddings. Afterwards they discreetly rate the wedding. From the bride’s dress, to the food choices, to the décor. By the end of the season, one newly wed couple walks away with the prized title of best local wedding.

If you missed out on the bashing, you can now re-watch season 1, just in time for season 2, which is around the corner. The exciting wedding reality show will kick off on Friday, the 22nd of June, at 20:30. You can also catch it on Sunday, the 24th of June, at 16:00. Or Wednesday 27 June, at 10:00.

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Rating the Perfect Wedding

A stunning dress, top-notch food, and spectacular décor. Oh, and don’t forget epic entertainment. Over the course of 12 episodes, you will get a behind the scenes glimpse of 22 diverse weddings. The show features a variety of South Africans, representing the rainbow nature with its special flavour of culture, background and religion.

The all-star celebrity team of four Wedding Bashers experience each moment of the wedding with the couple. Afterwards they give their opinion of the overall experience they had. Each an expert in their field, it’s not just thumb-sucking opinions offered, but a more objective observation of the big day.

The Wedding Bashers Team

Three ladies and one gentleman.  The former Miss South Africa and now business woman, Cindy Nell, takes a look at the finer elements of beauty and fashion. Next, the bubbly socialite and VUZU star, Denise Zimba, offers her opinion of the wedding vibe. Celebrity chef and food expert, Siba Mtongana, provides a professional opinion on the wedding banquet. Lastly, wedding planner extraordinaire, Zavion Kotze, gives insight into the overall execution of the wedding.

Every little detail of the wedding is scrutinized. The wedding outfits, the flower arrangements, whether the guests looked like they had fun, and everything in between that makes up the nuptial celebration. Watch as the wedding bashers disagree about all these little details, each adamantly offering their opinion.

May the Best Wedding Win

By the end of each show, they score the weddings, taking into consideration all the elements. The wedding that grabbed their attention most, wins prizes to the value of more than R500 000. The votes of the Wedding Bashers are not the only determining factors, viewer participation is also included. Watch the show to see which newlyweds wowed both the Bashers and the public.

MNet’s Head of Publicity, Lani Lombard, is very proud of the unique wedding show. The interaction between the Wedding Bashers offer great entertainment. The four celebrities are outspoken, openly sharing their opinions.

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The other unique element of the show is seeing a wide variety of weddings. Your idea of the “perfect wedding day” will definitely be challenged. Adding the competitive edge to the reality show also provides excellent entertainment value.

The Wedding Bashers.

The 22 weddings will show you almost every type of wedding you can think of. Budgets, themes, and settings differ. From a simplistic beach setting, to a lavish vineyard affair, to an industrial chic venue or a five-star train. The Wedding Bashers’ comments remain discreet, focusing more on the love that inspired the couple to tie the knot, and their choice of wedding according to their own unique taste.

Weddings Galore on DStv

Are you a big fan of weddings? You should then also watch Our Perfect Wedding on Mzansi Magic, channel 161. Another great reality show, this one follows a couple just before saying “I do”. The engaged couple invites you along on their journey to the altar.

The couple creates a wish list of their perfect wedding. Each week you can watch a couple attempt to turn the wishes into reality, planning every little detail of their ideal special day. Are the ideas too extravagant to execute, or will the wish list tick all the boxes of a dream day? Watch each week on Sunday at 19:00 to find out.

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Top 5 Hottest TV Shows on DStv in May 2018

It’s the start of winter, perfect time for snuggling up in front of the telly to enjoy some quality shows. This May DSTV brings you fun pop-up channels, a wedding you don’t want to miss, and new seasons of your favorite seasons.

#1 Bang Bang Heroes Pop-Up Channel

How does non-stop, explosive, jaw-cracking, bone-crushing action sound to you? M-Net brings you a testosterone-fueled movie experience. It’s available to DStv Premium, Compact Plus as well as Compact subscribers.

All the legendary Hollywood action heroes will make an appearance. The channel is available for 24 days: from Friday 18 May to Sunday 10 June. More than 90 action movies are scheduled. All the big names will make an appearance. From Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, and Jean-Claude Van Damme, to Bruce Willis, Jason Statham, Dolph Lundgren and Jet Li. Oh yes, and don’t forget Chuck Norris. Watch them flex a pec while they punch the bad guys on channel 109. If you want to install your DSTV or repair please contact our listed DSTV Installers

Every day eight classic titles will give you an adrenaline fix. A few of the titles you can look forward to:

  • Over the Top, Cobra, and Get Carter with Sylvester Stallone (Friday 18 May)
  • Parker, The Transporter, and The Mechanic Resurrection with Jason Statham (Saturday, 19 May)
  • Dragon Fight, The One, and Romeo Must Die with Jet Li (Sunday, 20 May)
  • Die Hard franchise with Bruce Willis (Saturday 25 May)
  • Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning, Skin Trade, and Masters of The Universe, with Dolph Lundgren (Saturday, 26 May)

Click here for the complete schedule

https://m-net.dstv.com/page/m-net-movies-bang-bang-heroes-pop-up-channel

#2 History of Football pop-up channel

Are you a big football fan? Take a trip down memory lane and learn more about the journey this popular sport has taken over the years. Channel 187 will be transformed into a sports haven from Monday, 28 May to Sunday, 10 June.

It’s available to DStv Premium, Compact Plus as well as Compact subscribers. Watch football legends such as Ryan Giggs, Pelé, Michael Owen, and Philipp Lahm kick up a storm. The World Cup dates back to 1930, priceless memories have been collected over the years.

Perfect timing to stir up the excitement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, hosted in Russia. Impress your friends with your vast football knowledge when you switch on the SuperSport channel to watch the opening game between Russia and Saudi Arabia.

https://www.fifa.com/worldcup/

Do you pride yourself on being a walking encyclopaedia of football? We’ll ask you that question again after you’ve completed the quiz. Let the games begin!

Take the FIFA World Cup quiz

https://www.dstv.com/en-za/news/quiz-test-your-fifa-world-cup-knowledge-20180508

Did You Know?
You can access DStv Now from your Smartphone or tablet. The free app is available for both Apple and Android devices. It’s like PVR in your pocket! DStv Premium, DStv Compact Plus and DStv Compact subscribers can now watch live shows on the go, as well as access Catch Up content.
Please note: data costs apply when streaming content.

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#3 Harry and Meghan – The Royal Wedding

ITV Choice, channel 123, will be the proud broadcaster of this much-anticipated event. A comprehensive live coverage of the wedding will air on Saturday 19 May. The special broadcast will be brought to you from a constructed studio on The Long Walk in Windsor.

The build-up will start at 10:25 and continue till 16:00 CAT. Hosts Phillip Schofield and Julie Etchingham will be joined by various guests, sharing their memories about Prince Harry and Meghan. A few Royal family friends will also make an appearance.

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding

Another exciting element will be listening to Mary Nightingale live from Windsor Castle, interviewing famous guests as they arrive. Also, listen to Royal commentators and fashion experts, as they share their opinions on the important event. James Mates will provide live commentary of the church service, from inside St George’s Chapel.

Prince Harry co-founded a charity called Sentebale with Rageh Omaar. He will be broadcasting live from the Mamohato Children’s Centre in Lesotho. He will be joined by various beneficiaries and staff supported by Prince Harry, at a traditional wedding day celebration, in honour of Prince Harry and Meghan.

Chris Ship, ITV News Royal Editor, will share insightful commentary on the event throughout the day. To get a feel of what the locals think about the big wedding, Charlene White, Charlotte Hawkins, and Nina Hossain will meander through the crowds along the procession route in Windsor. Do you want to repair your DSTV? Visit our DSTV Installation services page and take a look of our listed DSTV Installers services. 

Get yourself ready for the big day with The DStv Guide

https://theguide.dstv.com/playlist/the-royal-wedding/

#4  WestWorld Season 2

Broadcasted Mondays at 22:05 on Mnet, channel 101. Did season 1 of this intriguing Sci-fi/Western hybrid get you hooked? Good news, there’s more action to enjoy! In this season, the reckoning is unleashed. The hosts found the centre of The Maze, and now they stand up against the human captors. Follow them on their journey to a new purpose.

A few of the series themes include dealing with the chaos in their world. Follow the characters on an exploration of the meaning of their lives in this strange world. The Man in Black is still very much alive and he’s on the lookout for a new adventure. Maeve is searching for her daughter, but she wonders if it’s just an aspect of her programmed narrative. Click here to learn more about Us. About Us.

Find out more about the show

https://m-net.dstv.com/show/westworld/watch

#5 Billions Season 3

Broadcasted Mondays at 21:00. The brilliant drama, created by Paul Giamatti–Damian Lewis, returns for another season on Mnet, channel 101. During this season, Chuck Rhoades (Paul Giamatti) and Bobby Axelrod (Damian Lewis) are faced with fighting to survive. They have to combine forces against new enemies, while they still attempt to destroy each other.

New Season of Billions


On the flipside, Chuck’s wife (Maggie Siff) who is also the performance coach of Axe, is rooting for both of them. Who will come out on top?

Find out more about the show

https://m-net.dstv.com/show/billions_767