#DStvNow4Newbies: Useful features

DStv Now is all about discovering new content and getting a chance to watch your favourite DStv shows and the hottest sporting events on the go.

You can either access DStv Now online at now.dstv.com or by downloading the DStv Now app for your mobile device from either the Google Play Store or Apple App Store. Did you know, not only does DStv Now offer Live TV and Catch Up to enjoy and a kids section to help the little ones beat boredom, it also has a few other useful features.

Quick and easy

The DStv Now app gives you easy access to your DStv account when you’re on the move. The "My DStv" option on the app menu gives you a quick overview of your DStv account balance, statements – and even offers you the chance to fix errors on your PVR or DStv Explora, depending on which device is linked to the Connect ID you’ve used to sign in.

Click "Settings" on the menu to access everything from device management to resetting your PIN, managing notifications and access FAQs and Live Chat to ask questions or resolve any issues you may have with DStv Now – or DStv in general.


Plan your viewing

Want to know what’s on? The eight-day TV Guide is a handy version of the guide in your pocket. Access it via the app or online through the menu bar and see when all your favourites shows air or discover something new.

DStv Now offers a host of features that allow you to enjoy entertainment on the go. We've explained everything you need to know in handy articles from how to get started to DStv Catch Up, Live TV and the kids content offering. Make sure to read up on getting the most out of your DStv Now experience.