StarTimes Kenya channels and Prices

List of StarTimes Kenya Packages and Channels 2023

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Startimes is a Chinese company operating in over 30 countries and with a strong presence in Sub-Saharan Africa, including Kenya. StarTimes Kenya offers both satellite and antenna TV packages with a wide range of channels ranging from live premium sports, kids entertainment, movies, news and documentaries.

StarTimes Kenya services comprise DHT (Direct To Home) and DTT (Digital Terrestrial Television). If you are using a satellite dish with a satellite decoder to receive Startimes TV channels, then you are using the DHT technology.

On the other hand, if your decoder is connected to an aerial or antenna, then your decoder is DTT type.

StarTimes Aerial decoder

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The aerial decoder is currently going for Ksh. 1,499 plus a one-month classic bouquet. The satellite full kit is being offered at Ksh. 2,699 and comes with a one-month free super bouquet. The  StarTimes satellite kit comes bundled with a combo decoder, a satellite dish, and a coaxial cable.

The combo decoder alone goes for Ksh. 2,000 at various leading supermarket outlets and StarTimes offices countrywide. The combo decoder has options to use both a TV Arial as well as a satellite dish.

StarTimes Kenya Packages, Channels and Prices 2022

StarTimes Kenya has 3 packages for Satellite and 4 packages for antenna or (aerial) digital television. Startimes recently introduced a Super Kids Addon with over 10 kids’ cartoons, entertainment, and education channels.

The Startimes Super Kids Addon can be added to Nyota or Nova package for just Ksh. 150 per month.

Startimes Super Kids Addon Channels
Startimes Super Kids Channels

The Super Kids Addon contains the following channels:

  1. Elimu TV
  2. ST Kids
  3. Baby TV
  4. JimJam
  5. Nickelodeon
  6. Toonami
  7. DaVinci Kids
  8. Akili Kids
  9. Cbeebies
  10. Mindset Learn
  11. Canal J
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Satellite TV Packages

The combo satellite decoder gives you access to the following packages:

  • Nova Package: Ksh. 449
  • Smart Package: Ksh. 999
  • Super Package: Ksh. 1499
  • Chinese Package: Ksh. 1999

Antenna Digital TV Packages

The StarTimes aerial decoder offers the following packages:

Package Price per Month Number of Channels
StarTimes Nyota Ksh. 299 35+
StarTimes Basic Ksh. 599 56+
StarTimes Classic Ksh. 899 75+

StarTimes Daily and Weekly Charges

You can also pay for your StartTimes bouquet package on a daily or weekly subscription;

  • Nyota bouquet: Ksh. 25 per day or Ksh. 100 per week
  • Basic bouquet: Ksh. 60 per day or Ksh. 220 per week
  • Classic bouquet: Ksh. 85 per day or Ksh. 340 per week

startimes daily, weekly, monthly packages cost

StarTimes Nyota Package Channels

Has these channels in addition to free-to-air local channels:

  1. ST Zone
  2. ST Sino Drama
  3. E-Stars
  4. ST KungFu
  5. ST Swahili
  6. ST Sports Focus
  7. CGTN News
  8. Al Jazeera
  9. Jim Jam
  10. Elimu TV
  11. God TV
  12. AMC Movies
  13. Border TV
  14. Rembo TV
  15. KBC
  16. NTV Kenya
  17. K24
  18. KTN Home
  19. Citizen TV
  20. PPP TV
  21. MBCI
  22. Ebru Africa

StarTimes Basic Package Channels

The Startimes basic bouquet has more sports channels than the Nyota bouquet. The basic package has these channels in addition to all the local free-to-air stations:

  1. ST Zone
  2. ST Sino Drama
  3. E-Stars
  4. ST KungFu
  5. ST Swahili
  6. AMC Movies
  7. PBO
  8. TNT Africa
  9. Rembo TV
  10. Border TV
  11. Zee One
  12. Mambo TV
  13. TV 3
  14. Novela E
  15. Star Life
  16. ST Bollywood
  17. Zee Cinema
  18. TDC
  19. ST Bongo
  20. BTV
  21. ST Sports Focus
  22. ST Sports Arena
  23. ST Sports Life
  24. Real Madrid
  25. ESPN
  26. MUTV
  27. God TV
  28. Emmanuel TV
  29. Trace Mziki
  30. Jim Jam
  31. ST Kids
  32. Toonami
  33. Nickelodeon
  34. Da Vinci
  35. Elimu TV
  36. CGTN News
  37. Al Jazeera
  38. CNC World
  39. BBC World News
  40. Sky News
  41. Nat Geo Wild
  42. CGTN Documentary
  43. KBC
  44. NTV Kenya
  45. K24
  46. KTN Home
  47. Citizen TV
  48. PPP TV
  49. MBCI
  50. Ebru Africa
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StarTimes Classic Package Channels

The classic package is the highest premium package and comes with over 60 tv channels plus local stations.

  1. ST Zone
  2. ST Sino Drama
  3. E-Stars
  4. ST Kungfu
  5. ST Swahili
  6. ST Movie Plus
  7. ST Nollywood
  8. AMC Movies
  9. ST Novela E
  10. Star Life
  11. ST Bollywood
  12. Zee Cinema
  13. ST Novela E Plus
  14. ST Bongo
  15. PBO
  16. Zee One
  17. Rembo TV
  18. TNT Africa
  19. TDC
  20. Border TV
  21. Mambo TV
  22. TV 3
  23. BTV
  24. ST Sports Focus
  25. ST Sports Arena
  26. ST Sports Premium
  27. ST Sports Life
  28. World Football
  29. W Sport
  30. Real Madrid
  31. ESPN
  32. ESPN 2
  33. MUTV
  34. CGTN News
  35. BBC World News
  36. CNC World
  37. Aljazeera
  38. Fox News
  39. Sky News
  40. God TV
  41. Emmanuel TV
  42. Trace Mziki
  43. ST Kids
  44. Toonami
  45. Nickelodeon
  46. Da Vinci
  47. Baby TV
  48. Jim Jam
  49. Elimu TV
  50. National Geographic Channel
  51. Nat Geo Wild
  52. E!
  53. CGTN Documentary
  54. KBC
  55. NTV Kenya
  56. K24
  57. MBCI
  58. KTN Home
  59. Ebru Africa
  60. Citizen TV
  61. PPP TV

How to Pay for StarTimes Kenya Packages and Channels by MPESA

  • Select Lipa na Mpesa from Mpesa Menu
  • Select Pay bill and enter the StarTimes business number: 585858
  • Enter your StarTimes Smart Card number as the Account number
  • Key in the amount of the package you want to pay
  • Enter your Mpesa pin and send

You will receive text messages from Mpesa and StarTimes confirming the transaction.

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How to Change StarTimes Bouquet by Phone

  • Dial and call *858# on either Safaricom or Airtel line
  • From the on-screen menu, select the option Change Package
  • Choose decoder type, Digital Decoder (Antenna) or Dish Decoder (Satellite)
  • Choose your bouquet
  • Input your Smart Card Number (First 11 digits)
  • Follow through with instructions to complete the switch of the StarTimes package

You can also call the StarTimes customer care line listed below for assistance.

StarTimes Kenya Customer Care Contacts

In case of any query, you can contact StarTimes Kenya using their customer care number 0719077077.

StarTimes Offices (Headquarters) are located at Victoia Towers, Kilimanjaro Road, Ground floor,  Upperhill, Opposite Crown Plaza.

You can also visit a StarTimes office near you.

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