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How to stream movies on Android with DSTV Now app!

    DSTv Now offers vast options such as mobile video streaming. Thankfully, everyone can now download DSTv Now app on their Android and iPhone device.

    With DSTv Now app, you can easily watch and stream Live TV, catch up on your favorite series, movies and sport highlights or download to watch later offline. DSTV Now offers you to the ability to stream and download shows on the go away from your home.

    There are up and downside of the DSTv Now, most of the amazing features are left for South Africa alone. DTSV Now account can be accessed on only 4 devices at a time, and only stream on 2 at a time. The app takes a lot of data tho!

    Benefits of using DSTv Now app

    – Live stream selected TV channels via 3G/4G or WIFI
    – Catch Up on a selection of the most popular shows, sport, and movies
    – Download up to 25 videos on DStv Catch Up to enjoy offline later across 4 devices
    – With DStv Kids use a safe and fun viewing environment with PIN controlled access to enjoy the coolest shows and movies
    – Access the full 8-day TV Guide and set reminders to plan your viewing
    – Set remote recordings for your Internet connected DStv Explora and never forget your favourite shows
    – View your DStv account balance, statements and clear error codes on your decoder(s) (available in South Africa only).

    In order to access Live TV streaming and DStv Catch Up via DStv Now, you will need to subscribe to DStv Premium and have an active PVR subscription.

    And when you miss any important show or whatsoever, you can easily use the DSTv Now on DSTv catch-up. TV Guide is also at work, you can set timer for your favorite show. It lets you view the guide for a total of eight days.

    How to Download DSTv Now

    You can easily download and install DSTv Now right now and enjoy other cool and amazing stuff. It is available for download on Android, Tablets, and iPhones also.

    – To download for Android: Go to Google Playstore HERE
    – To download for iPhones: Go to iTunes HERE

    But if you are in South Africa and you have a lot of data bundle plan, you can easily download DSTv Now, register and start live streaming channels / shows. Even tho, you don’t have DStv.

    It has over 500,000 downloads and DSTv have successfully updated the app as of September 3rd, 2018. You can get started at

    How to download movies on DSTv Now

    As already aforementioned, DSTv Now allows their subscribers to download movies and watch offline. Select shows are available for download after they air via Catch Up.

    Any downloaded movie, stay just 2-days before they are permanently removed from the DSTV Now service. Here is how to download your favorite movies / series.

    – Open the DSTv Now app
    – Tap on the three lines at the left top bar
    – Enter Catch Up
    – Tap on the right top bar icon
    – There you can easily filter shows that can be downloaded, streamed or both etc.

    Have it in mind, that there is no pause button, but amazingly, when the service is fluctuating, you can easily resume your downloads. All subscribers are limited to 25 offline downloads across all devices.

    Also understand that when downloading your show, you are limited to only one video qualities. Meanwhile, this is much different from when you are streaming, as you can easily set the video quality.

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    How to Link your DSTv Smartcard to DStv Now

    To enjoy your paid subscriptions, you can easily link your DSTv Smart card to DSTv Now and watch your favorite shows.

    – Launch the DSTv Now app
    – Login with your registered Email and password
    – Now Tap on link DSTv account
    – Connect will be opened, enter the following:
    + Smartcard number
    + Surname of the DSTv account holder
    + Select the country your account is registered in
    – Tap on the Link DSTv Smart card button
    – Enter the Name of your Smart Card
    – Tap on LINK
    – It’ll link your Smart card automatically

    Everything is easily done on DSTv Now app! Download today and enjoy!