DSTV is the top satellite cable from Multichoice in Nigeria and across Africa as a whole. They offer direct-to-home DTH TV services across Africa with the cheapest TV packages in Nigeria. DSTV Nigeria also provides some innovative services such as HD channels, HD PVR decoders, and mobile streaming like DSTV Now and showman.
In this post, you will find information on DSTV HD PVR, decoders, packages or bouquets HD channels, SD channels, DSTV mobile, and prices.
DStv Explora Decoder
DStv Explora is the most advanced decoder from Multichoice. It offers a lot of features with a great experience.
The DStv Explora is an HD PVR decoder. It can watch high-quality HD content from HD Channels. Apart from watching HD contents, you can record content on the decoder.
Explora Decoder also came with internet access, allowing you to stream and download content online.
The DSTV Catchup feature enables you to catch up with programs you have missed plus other content. The DSTV Boxoffice gives you access to the latest blockbuster movies.
The price of the Explore decoder is currently at 55,000 Naira with an installation kit. You can get it from a couple of merchants on jumia between 65,000 and 90,000 Naira.
DSTV SD & HD PVR Decoder
DSTV is a Pay Satellite TV service, so signals are encrypted. By paying your subscription and inputting your smart card, the decoder will be enabled to decode the encrypted digital TV signals.
DSTV offers HD ready personal video recording, PVR for short built-into the Explorer, which enables you to watch two channels while recording another two channels, all simultaneously.
DSTV Explora enables subscribers to record live TV programs and significantly improves the user’s experience
And the recording time is for 220 hours of programming.
DSTV HD PVR decoders deliver brighter and smoother pictures with better sound quality. It cost more than the standard decoders, but it will add value to user experience.
HD channels currently available on the satellite TV service include, SuperSport HD 1, SuperSport HD 2, SuperSport HD 3, MNET West HD, 1Magic HD, MMET Premium HD, MNET Movies Smile HD, MNET Action+ HD, Studio Universal HD, WWE Channel HD, TLC HD, Discovery Family HD, and Africa Magic Showcase HD. HD offers crisp and bright pictures, as well as crystal clear sound.
DSTV signals are High-quality TV signals with HD Channels now a part of the mix. You are watching exciting DSTV for your news, documentaries, live sports, entertainment, and much more.
Some popular DSTV channels include:
- BBC News
- 1Magic HD
- Africa Magic Showcase HD
- SuperSport Channels
- SuperSport BLITZ
- E! Entertainment
- Channel O
- CNBC Africa
- Africa Magic
- Africa Magic Epic
- Africa Magic Hausa
- Africa Magic Yoruba
- Africa Magic Igbo
- Zee World
- MNET Africa HD
- MNET Movies Premiere
- MNET Movies Smile HD
- MNET Movies Action+ HD
- MNET City
- Food Network
- NTA International
- National Geographic (Nat Geo)
- Fox Life
- WWE Channel HD
- Magic World
- Discovery Channel HD
- Universal TV
- BBC Brit
- ITV Choice
- Cartoon Network
- Studio Universal HD (formally Hallmark and Universal Channels)
- Sky News
- Comedy Central
- and so much more
DSTV Packages and Bouquets Prices
DSTV’s initial access cost is around N9,000 to N65,000. It includes the value of the satellite dish, decoders, and cables.
DSTV Access (N2,000 per month)
DSTV Access bouquet offers over 90 channels mostly local and international TV channels, like BBC World, Telemundo, MNET Movies Zone, Fox Life, ROK3, Zee World, Africa Magic Family, Discovery Family HD, NatGeo Wild, AIT, SilverBird, Channels, NTA I, SuperSport BLITZ, SuperSport 9, SuperSport 10, Al Jazeera, Mindset Learn, E! Entertainment, Jim Jam, Disney Junior, Africa Magic (World, Hausa & Yoruba only) and so on.
DSTV Family (N4,000 per month)
Its the most popular among the DSTV packages; it offers a reasonable selection of TV channels at a good price.
Channels Added to the Family package include CNN, ESPN Classic, MNET City, Universal Channel, Fox, Africa Magic Epic, ROK2, BBC Lifestyle, Food Network, SuperSport HD 7, SuperSport 8 HD, Boomerang, MTV Base, Cartoon Network, and so on, over 100 channels in all.
DSTV Compaact_N6,800 per Month)
DSTV Compact offers you all Family channels and more. Channels Added to the Compact package includes MNET Movies Action, MNET Movies All-Stars, Studio Universal HD, VUZU, BBC Brit, BET, MTV, TNT Africa, Africa Magic Urban, ROK, National Geographic, Discovery ID HD, SuperSport HD 3, SuperSport HD 4, WWE Channel HD, Disney, Disney XD, Trace Mziki, Sky News, Ebony Life TV and so on, over 130 channels in all.
DStv Compact Plus(N10,650 per month)
DSTV compact plus offers all DSTV compact channels in addition to more sports channels. The sports channels added are SuperSport HD 5 and SuperSport HD 6. Subscribers to the bouquet will be able to watch EPL matches; Champions League matches, as well as other live sports like the French League, Bundesliga, PSL, Spanish La Liga, as well as rugby, golf, tennis, athletics, boxing, and motorsport.
DSTV Premium(N15,800 per month)
It is the highest package offering you all available DSTV video and audio channels. It has over 150 channels
Channels exclusive to Premium package include Mnet Africa HD, MNET Movies Smile HD, MNET Movies Action+ HD, MNET Movies Premiere, Comedy Central, TLC Entertainment, CNC World, all HD channels, and so on.