HD PVR (2 Tuner)


Take control of your viewing experience with HD PVR (2 Tuner) PVR functionality

Our personal video recorder (PVR) decoders allow viewers greater control over their viewing experience. With the following exciting features:

  • Record 150 hours of standard TV or 50 hours of HD TV
  • View one, record one simultaneously
  • Pause live TV programming for up to two hours
  • Rewind live TV programming
  • Fast forward
  • View in slow motion
  • XtraView capability

While watching live TV you no longer have to miss any of our world-famous entertainment.

DStv HD PVR (2 Tuner)

DStv HD PVR (2 Tuner)

Protect the little ones with parental control function

In order to set and control what your kids watch on DStv, and to ensure that their tender eyes and ears are not subjected to content beyond their age group, we recommend that you make use of the parental control features available on your digital decoder.

Age restrictions and what they mean

  • R18: allows you to view all content
  • Family: will block all content rated PG 13, 16, 18 and R18, and only programmes with a FAM rating will be available for viewing.
  • PG 13: will block all content rated 16, 18 and R18, and only programmes with a FAM or PG 13 rating will be available for viewing.
  • 16: will block all content rated 18 and R18, and only programmes with a FAM, PG 13 or 16 rating will be available for viewing.
  • 18: will block all content rated R18, and all other programmes will be available for viewing.


Forgot your PG PIN?

If you’ve forgotten your PG PIN or it’s blocked, you need to reset it. You can do this online using DStv Self Service.


HD PVR (2 Tuner) FAQs


  • View one programme while recording another
  • Fast forward recorded content
  • Pause live TV
  • Slow motion
  • Rewind live TV
  • Catch Up
  • BoxOffice
  • Series Recording
  • XtraView Capability
  • Record up to 150 hours of SD or up to 50 hours of HD