Loving local during load shedding with DStv Now


Keep your local downloads up to date and never miss a moment with DStv Now.

Have you heard about all of the great new local content coming soon to DStv?

On M-Net (DStv 101), we’ll be diving into the lives of the rich and fabulous when Legacy premieres on Monday, 21 September at 19:00. Brand new daily drama Isono: The Sin is coming soon to BET (DStv 129), while Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) will continue to roll out its original local movies.

This is in addition the celebrated variety of award-winning content currently showing on our channels, such as The River (on 1 Magic DStv 103), Spoorloos (on kykNET DStv 144) and Celebrity Game Night (on E! DStv 124) just to name a few.

With so much great local entertainment enjoy, we’re committed to ensuring you’re never left in the dark . Keep your DStv Now downloads up-to-date so you can enjoy your favourite shows – even when the lights go out.

Hack load-shedding with DStv Now!

The DStv Now app enables you to download up to loads of titles and keep them stored on your laptop, cellphone or tablet to watch whenever you want, wherever you want. Keep those devices charged up at all times to ensure you feel every moment no matter what stage we’re in.

How to download and watch with DStv Now

  1. Make sure you’re registered for DStv Now.
  2. Download the DStv Now app (Apple or Android)
  3. Log in, and search for a series or movie to download.
  4. Tap the cloud-shaped icon.
  5. Select the quality of video file being downloaded (Highest, High, Medium or Low). Tip: the lower the quality selected, the smaller the file size and the less storage space it takes up on the device.
  6. Once the selection is made, the download will begin.

Happy watching!

Important: After clicking ‘play’, watch the content within 48 hours, before it expires and it has to be downloaded again. If you don’t click ‘play’ right away, the content stays on the device for a while before it expires.

What to watch when #ShedHappens








Stay in bed and watch movies

DStv Now is the online version of DStv and it’s no extra cost to all DStv subscribers. Visit now.dstv.com and watch DStv on your laptop, tablet or phone. Just remember to keep an eye on your data.

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