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 Channels And Prices 2019

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 MonthAnnual PricePrice Lock for 2 yearsTV Channels
DSTV PremiumR809R8899R959 P/M135+
DSTV Compact PlusR519R5709R649 P/M115+
DSTV CompactR399R4389R549 P/M100+
DSTV FamilyR265R2915R99 P/M75+
DSTV AccessR105R115555+
DSTV EasyViewR29R31930+
DSTV IndianR38929+

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