Tag Archives: MultiChoice

MultiChoice Nigeria reveals App for DStv Installers

As part of its installation ecosystem, MultiChoice Nigeria which is the countrys leading pay TV provider, has launched an app for DStv installers to make the DStv installation process smooth for its customers. The new DStv Installer App is a management tool for monitoring, reviewing, assigning, troubleshooting and managing customer installations for ensuring quality installation [...]

Disney Channel added to DStv in South Africa

As from Friday 1 December, Disney Channel will be aired on Compact Plus and Compact packages. Aletta Alberts, general manager for content at MultiChoice said, Were delighted to offer our DStv Compact Plus and Compact subscribers with more content for kids, especially in the form of the ever-popular Disney Channel. Alberts added, Now families have [...]

MultiChoice partners with Datacentrix for content archiving retrieval

The companys new enterprise storage solution provides a platform for high-resolution and proxy files, and drastically improves the storage and management of content on the DStv channels. Leon van Wyk, MultiChoice head of department for the Media Technology Media Asset Management (MAM) division said, The installation process took place in two phases, providing a platform [...]

GOtv in Malawi broadcast live All Africa Music Awards

MultiChoice announced Malawian GOtv viewers could enjoy All Africa Music Awards. MultiChoice Sales and Marketing Manager, Chimwemwe Nyirenda has disclosed that local viewers of one of the Africas affordable pay-tv watched the awards live on. The awards was beamed live on GOtv as well as on DStv. Nyirenda said, This is the first time that [...]

MultiChoice rolling out new DStv HD decoder

New DStv HD decoder is introduced in the South African market by MultiChoice. The new decoder has earmarks of the DStv Explora decoders design and has the smartcard integrated within the decoder. The new DStv HD Single View is pretty same as the existing DStv HD decoder with some improvements to provide a more reliable [...]

GOtv Nigeria launched GOtv Max

GOtv Nigeria just launched a new product called GOtv Max which will see subscribers enjoying four additional channels; SuperSport select 4 which will air all La Liga matches, Fox TV, CBS reality TV and Sony Max TV.  Martin Mabuto, General Manager of MultiChoice Marketing and Sales, said the package will be charged at US$10 and [...]

MultiChoice to launch online TV guide

MultiChoice is to launch an online TV guide and recommendation system called ‘theguide’, reports My broadband. The listings guide is a “smart, new way” to look through the hundreds of new shows and films released every year. The head of content of the company, Aletta Alberts said the launching of the service will be for [...]

DStv Now to be available for MultiChoice subscribers

MultiChoice to launch is streaming video platform, DSTV Now, for all the subscribers by the end of the year. DStv Now is already available for subscribers to DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact. The companys head of digital media, Graeme Cumming, said that the intention is to launch DStv Now for the lower-priced bouquets by [...]

MultiChoice Nigeria launches a Pay Per View offer

Multichoice Nigeria is launching a Pay-Per-View service, which allows consumer to pay an additional fee to watch a particular content. The Head of Public relations Caroline Oghuma declared It is a concept allowed in pay TV operation, but it is different from pay-as-you-go which has been misconstrued to mean pay-per-view. Oghuma stated that pay-as-you-go, as [...]

MultiChoice throws Showmax in for DStv Premium subscribers

Multichoice will give DStv Premium subscribers access to Showmax subscription (SVOD) included in the premium fee. DStv Premium subscribers will be able to access Showmax, worth R99 per month, through DStv Explora decoders, the DStv Now app, online and smart TV sets. Mark Rayner declared:We’re offering all our Premium customers Showmax, so they can enjoy [...]