Showmax and DStv


Everything you need to know about getting Showmax and DStv Now.

Everything you need to know:

With a DStv Premium subscription, you can watch movies, series and local TV shows online on Showmax at no extra cost.

How to get Showmax:

DStv Premium customers get Showmax at no extra cost. In addition to getting access to Showmax's catalogue of more than 25 000 TV series, episodes and movies via the DStv Explora, DStv Premium customers will also be able to access Showmax and watch online via a PC, laptop or with the Showmax app on their mobile device, media player or smart TV. DStv customers can also access Showmax via the DStv Now app.

Reduced rates:

DStv Compact Plus and DStv Compact customers pay a reduced price for Showmax.

The Showmax price for DStv Compact Plus and Compact customers is R49 per month, discounted from the normal Showmax price of R99 per month.

Link Showmax to your DStv subscription:

Visit Showmax, sign up or sign in and select 'Add to DStv account' to link Showmax to your DStv Premium subscription.

Shows on Showmax:

With Showmax and DStv you can find the best movies and series to watch online, including local Afrikaans movies and series from DStv channels like Mzansi Magic. 

What to watch:

Watch full episodes online, download from Showmax or watch on your DStv Explora:

You can also watch series and movies via the DStv Now app or on the DStv Now website.