DStv Now App Download – Multichoice who are the owners of DStv has come with another interesting application for its customers. It is known as the DStv Now App.
The Dstv Now App gives you the opportunity to watch and enjoy most of your favorite TV shows, programs, sports(such as Football matches, tennis, golf, etc), and many more just with your tablets or smartphone.
Dstv channels can also be viewed from your personal computer (PC), or tablet, just by logging into the Dstv Now Website.
Since the internet is needed for the Dstv Now App, for the efficiency of signals, it is advised you get a device with extremely fast internet connection, like 3G or 4G LTE.
There is another way of having access to and enjoying the DStv Now App. All you need do is just open the Dstv Now App or visit the website, then immediately start streaming their channels for free. But, this is only possible if you already have a DStv decoder with an active subscription in your house. This must not be just any Dstv plan but, the DStv Premium, DStv Compact Plus or DStv Compact.
Requirements needed to begin
- Android smartphone, Tablet or TV device running version 4.1 or a higher version.
- iPads/iPhone/iPod Touch running IOS 9 or a higher version.
Requirements Needed To Use The DStv Now App
- An active DStv subscription (DStv Premium,DStv Compact Plus or DStv Compact).
- A Fast Internet Connection(Favorably connected through WiFi to 4G LTE MiFi or WiFi router).
- An active data plan,(unlimited data plan would be better).
- The DStv Now App
- A DStv Connect ID,(use your card number to register to get this),
How to use the DStv Now App to stream live TV for free
- Click to download either the DStv Now for IOS or DStv Now for Android.
- Open the DStv Now App, log In if you are already registered and skip the next step. But, if you are not, then select Register.
- Indicate, if you have a DStv Decoder, then fill the appropriate form(input your Smartcard number, country and so on) and Register.
- Now find the actual TV show or program you to decide to watch and click on it. You can also go to the Live TV section, find the show or program airing at the moment and select it.
- You have the choice to either select to stream now or download to watch at a later time.
- Bingo! You are watching DStv Channels on your Tablet/Smartphone/Android or Apple TV.
Catch Up Section
This section grants you the opportunity to watch and enjoy any recently aired show that seems interesting to you. You can either download it or stream it online so far as the show was aired within the last 28 days.
You can also access the DStv Now Website and Watch DStv Channels through your MacBook or PC, but only on few browsers such as Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Safari, Internet Explorer, and FireFox. And note that any of these browsers you choose to use must be updated to the latest version.
The major disadvantage of using a PC, rather than an Android or IOS for the DStv Now App is that you will not be able to download videos to watch at a later time. You are restricted to stream live only.
For those with multiple devices, you can watch Live TV using the DStv Now App on only four devices, but only two of those devices can be watched simultaneously.
DStv Now App Download
The bottom line
Multichoice(DSTV) has delved into the fast-growing internet world, by partially accepting the splendor of Internet TV.
For those without DStv decoder at home, they can now watch some selected channels on the DStv Now App/Website. Even those with a Decoder that does not have an active subscription can also enjoy the DStv Now App.