How do I get Showmax? | how to get showmax on dstv

Does Showmax have a mobile app? Yes, the Showmax app is available on both iOS and Android. To download the app, go to the app store on your device, search for ‘Showmax’, select it from the results, and from there you’ll be able to install the application.

What channel is Showmax on DStv?

Showmax is not a DStv channel, but rather an online TV streaming service accessible on internet-connected devices such as tablets, laptops, smartphones, gaming consoles, media players, and smart TVs.

Is Showmax free with DStv subscription?

Binge-watch seasons and shows you can only find on Showmax.

Showmax is now included in your DStv Premium subscription at no charge (normally R99 per month). Simply sign up to start watching.

How do I install Showmax on my TV?

Go to the Smart TV interface on your Smart TV. Browse to the Smart TV application store. Search for Showmax. Install the free Showmax application.

How do I pay for Showmax only?

With Cheque and Credit card, pre-paid vouchers from retail and online stores, add-to-bill and PayPal options, there’s a way for everyone to pay.

Which TV box has Showmax?

Android Smart TV Box H96 Max V11 4K with DSTV, NETFLIX and Showmax.

Is DStv now and Showmax the same?

Then, since Showmax is owned by the same company (Naspers) that operates DStv, it makes it so easy for subscribers to also enjoy Showmax on DStv. Then, in terms of their content, you will get more of local content than international content. There are also Showmax series that you can enjoy from time to time.

Which channel can I watch Showmax?

Showmax is not a TV channel. It’s a streaming service where you can watch movies, series, documentaries, sport and kids’ stuff. Watch online at or using the Showmax app.

Can I watch Showmax without subscription?

Try Showmax for free with no commitments. Available on selected plans.

Which is better Netflix or Showmax?

While Netflix’s content volume is far greater than that of Showmax and DStv, it’s important to note that it doesn’t offer any live TV or sports. On the other hand, Showmax Pro offers live broadcasts for the English Premier League, LaLiga, Serie A, UEFA Europa and UEFA Conference leagues.

Which is cheaper Netflix or Showmax?

Prime Video offers the cheapest monthly subscription at R79 per month, followed by Showmax at R99 per month. Netflix’s Standard package is R159 per month, although it does have a stripped-down Basic plan for R99 per month.

How much is DStv discount for Showmax?

T&Cs apply. DStv Compact, Compact Plus, customers get Showmax at a 50% discount. Enjoy the convenience of a single bill when you add Showmax to your DStv account.

What are the benefits of adding Showmax to your DStv?

Adding Showmax to your DStv bill will allow you to enjoy the discount benefits of being a DStv subscriber. DStv Premium customers get Showmax at 100% discount and all other DStv customers get it at 50% off the standard Showmax price of R99pm. What type of DStv account would qualify to add Showmax?

How to play Showmax without DStv?

How do I get Showmax if I don’t have DStv?
Go to up with your email and create a password.Select a payment method to start your 14-day free trial. Please note: you won’t be charged a cent until the trial has ended and you can cancel at any time, even during the free trial.

Why is Showmax not working on DStv?

That’s because Showmax is not a channel on DStv. It is a streaming video on demand service and, while being a DStv subscriber gives you great deals on your Showmax subscription price, your Showmax subscription is not dependent on having DStv.

Why won t Showmax work on my smart TV?

If you have recently received a message that your device will be or is no longer compatible with Showmax, try: Making sure you have the latest version of the Showmax app. Installing newest version of the operating system available for your device.

Can I watch Showmax for free?

14-day free trial for new subscribers

Try Showmax for free with no commitments. Available on selected plans.

Can I watch Showmax without an account?

“Try before you subscribe”

No account is needed to stream the ad-supported service, which is currently only available in South Africa. Ad-supported Showmax features a limited content slate and doesn’t include all the functionality available with a paying subscription, like downloads and watchlists.

Can I use Showmax without subscription?

You will not be able to access Showmax on your DStv Explora if your DStv subscription is not paid – your DStv Explora needs to be active for Showmax to work. However, you will still be able to access Showmax on other platforms such as through your smart TV, tablet or smartphone.

Do I need to pay for Showmax?

As a DStv Premium subscriber, you get Showmax at zero additional cost. As a DStv Compact or Compact Plus subscriber, you’ll get Showmax for only R49 per month. This means that once you have downgraded from Premium to Compact or Compact Plus, you will have to start paying for Showmax.