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Connected Video is the internet TV division of MultiChoice Group, responsible for the DStv Now and Showmax streaming services.

What is DStv Now?

DStv Now is an online streaming service free to all DStv subscribers. The DStv Now app for smartphones, tablets, computers and smart TVs has all the content available on your decoder.

The app livestreams DStv channels over the internet to watch anytime, anywhere. It also has Catch Up content, which means being able to watch series episodes and movies anytime after they've aired.

Go to to register.

What is Showmax?

Showmax is an internet TV service. What sets Showmax apart is a unique combination of hit African content, first and exclusive international series, the best kids' shows, and live sport. For a single monthly fee, get unlimited access.

Stream Showmax using apps for smart TVs, smartphones, tablets, computers, media players and gaming consoles. Manage data consumption using the bandwidth capping feature. No internet? No problem - download shows to smartphones and tablets to watch later offline.

Showmax was born in 2015. The service is available throughout sub-Saharan Africa and to selected diaspora markets worldwide.

For a free trial, visit