DStv has been around since 1995 serving over 40 countries in sub-Saharan Africa offering premium TV content ranging from premier league live matches to news and entertainment channels for the whole family. Once you subscribe to any of the DStv packages in Kenya, you can watch can stream online, on a computer or mobile device, at no extra cost.
Dstv offers various decoders in Kenya for watching their content. The HD Zapper Decoder goes for Ksh. 3,499 and comes with a 1-month DStv Family package.
On the other hand, the DStv Explora decoder, together with a smart LNB, goes for Ksh. 10,499. The full kit including the dish costs Ksh. 13,499.
The XtraView Compatibility of the DStv Explora decoder enables you to link it to another decoder within your home with just the same subscription. You will however pay an extra access fee for each extra view connected.
You can link up to 3 decoders in separate rooms, with the extra view function. The DStv Explora decoder is the primary decoder and you can link it to with any combination of 2 DStv Exploras or 2 Single View DStv HD decoders arrangement.
The Explora decoder also allows you can to pause and rewind live TV, schedule recording of your favourite shows, and even rent a BoxOffice movie straight from cinema.
However, to access the PVR (record and pause live TV) functionality, you will need to part with some additional monthly fee.
Packages Offered by DStv Kenya and their Prices
Multichoice Kenya recently adjusted the DStv price of their packages upwards, with the higher packages bearing a bigger change.
DStv has added an additional package called DStv Lite going for Ksh. 650 per month and comes with over 51 TV channels.
Here are the DStv packages and their updated prices:
|DStv Bouquet||Monthly Subscription||Number of Channels|
|DStv Lite||Ksh 650||55+|
|DStv Access||Ksh 1,300||95+|
|DStv Family||Ksh 1,850||120+|
|DStv Compact||Ksh 3,500||135+|
|Compact Plus||Ksh 6,200||155+|
|DStv Premium||Ksh 9,900||175+|
The DStv Addon Packages
You can subscribe to the following addon packages in addition to your normal DStv monthly subscription:
|DStv Addon Bouquets||Monthly Subscription||Number of Channels|
|Great Wall (Chinese)||Ksh 770||10+|
|French Touch||Ksh 920||9+|
|French Plus||Ksh 4,100||15+|
|Addon Movie Package||Ksh 800||3|
For any queries regarding DStv Kenya packages, you can utilize the self-service platforms available, contact customer care, or visit Multichoice Kenya offices for assistance.
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