DStv Now App

Here are a few steps on how to go about the whole process:

  • From your browser, on a mobile, tablet, or PC, visit now.dstv. com/tv or get the app from your iOS or Android device. 
  • Create a Connect ID that you will use to login to your online account.
  • Once logged in, use the search option to find a program, series, or a movie that you intend to watch.

You can also get details of various DStv packages and channels online, or any TV shows you might be interested in. Just tap or click on the show’s name on the details page.

What do I need to use DStv Now?

This Multi-choice service makes watching live shows on your phone possible on DVB-H technology. In addition, it does not require an additional subscription. Despite this, to watch DStv channels for free online, you need to have the following:

  • A compatible laptop, iOS or Android device
  • An active Premium subscription
  • Your laptop, iOS, or Android device needs to be connected to the internet. 
  • A Connect ID that is linked to your account but if you use DStv Explora, it should be connected to the Explora smartcard.

How do I get connected? To use DStv Now, you must first get registered and have a Connect ID. This unique ID grants you access to DStv free channels online at any time and anywhere.

Devices compatible with DStv Now

While it is easy to watch TV shows, series, and movies online for free, not every device allows you to access the application. You need the right software to watch DStv online free. The following are some of the compatible devices that will enable your online access:

  • Android phones (version 4.1 and above);
  • Tablets (version 4.1 and above);
  • Android TV devices starting from version 4.1 and above;
  • Mac Computer (over a web browser) or MacBook;
  • iOS 9 and higher version of iPads;
  • iPod (iOS 9 and higher versions);
  • iPhones (iOS 9 and higher versions).

How do I get DStv Now on my smart TV?

The following steps can help you install DStv Now on your smart TV:

  1. Firstly, connect your smart TV to the internet using either ethernet cable or Wi-Fi.
  2. Then go to the App Store on your TV, search for “DStv Now,” and install the app.
  3. Once installed, the app will display a code on your TV screen. Meanwhile, if you use a laptop/desktop, go to now.dstv.com and sign in.
  4. Immediately you sign in, go to now.dstv.com/tv and type the code displayed on the TV, then click on the “Sign in on TV” button.
  5. The app will go live on TV.

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