How nice would it be to watch Lindiwe from The River’s latest exploits while lying in bed, or to keep up with the biggest events in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 via SuperSport on your phone?
dstv has a service called dstv online that makes it possible for any dstv customer, no matter what package they have, to watch the same channels and shows that you can watch on your cable box at home, but on your phone.
There is no additional fee or charge: dstv’s online service is free for all dstv subscribers.
what is dstv online?
is a free online streaming service for all dstv subscribers. the dstv app for smartphones, tablets, computers and smart tv has all the content available on your decoder. go to now.dstv.com to register.
how to register for dstv online
- Go to now.dstv.com and click the register button.
- Fill in your email address, mobile number and choose a strong password.
- click create an account.
- the next step is to link your dstv account to the dstv online streaming service.
- enter the ID number of the holder of dstv account, your dstv smart card number or your dstv customer number. either will work.
- Once you have linked dstv online to your dstv account, you will receive a confirmation email.
- You are officially registered with dstv online.
how to watch dstv on your phone
- download the dstv app (android/apple) for your phone (or tablet).
- sign in with the email address and password you created when you registered for dstv online .
- choose live (to watch the TV channels from your package) or catch up (to watch the latest episodes of the shows you’re watching).
- start streaming! look!
how to watch dstv channels on your phone
- login to the dstv app and go live.
- scroll to find your favorite channels, like mzansi magic and 1magic.
- press play.
tip: you will be able to watch the same TV channels that are part of your dstv package, the same ones you watch on your cable box.
how does dstv online work for compact subscribers?
If you are a dstv customer, no matter which dstv package you subscribe to (dstv compact plus, compact, family, easy or access), you can still watch dstv on your phone or computer using dstv online. just follow the steps above to register.
how to watch mzansi magic, 1magic and moja love on your phone or computer
If you’re addicted to mzansi magic and 1magic shows on dstv like the river, the queen, nqobile, and looking bongani fassie, you’ll be happy to know they’re all on dstv online.
- go to now.dstv.com or sign in to the dstv app on your phone.
- go to live and scroll to 103 (1magic), 157 (moja love), 161 (mzansi magic)
- start looking!
did you miss an episode?
If you missed an episode of your favorite 1magic show, moja love or mzansi magic, catch up. type the name of the program in the search bar and it should appear. click play!
how to watch dstv on your computer
- Go to now.dstv.com in your browser.
- Sign in with the email address and password you created when you registered with dstv online.
- go to live or catch up and find something to see.
- start looking!
how do i know i am registered with dstv online?
You will be able to log in to now.dstv.com with the email address and password you provided when you registered. once you’re signed in, you should be able to watch the same channels live and catch up on the content that’s available on your set-top box at home.
chat with the dstv team online on twitter or facebook, call them at (011) 289-2222, Monday to Sunday, including holidays, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., or use the live chat function or whatsapp.