DStv Now is an entertainment app which provides you the chance to stream live TV channels on your Smartphone while you are on the move. If you are a fan of TV series and love watching movies then DStv Now is just the app that you need. It gives you access to over 60 TV channels that can be streamed live on your phone using a Wi-Fi or 3G/4G connection. You can watch your favorite TV series, shows, movies and sporting events on this entertainment app without having to pay a single penny. However, do remember that this app is only available free of cost for DStv customers. So, if you are not a DStv customer, you won't be able to download this app.
DStv Now has a very robust and smart user interface. It offers all of its features on its home screen. You can navigate to any section of the app from the home screen with consummate ease. This user-friendly nature of the app makes it ideal even for novices and people who have limited experience of using entertainment apps.
Catch Up is by far the most useful feature of DStv Now. It allows you to watch a selected number of TV series and shows. The TV series that are available for viewing are listed in the Catch Up section of this entertainment app. You will find the latest episodes of these selected TV series listed here. To watch these episodes, all you have to do is to click on their title and you will be able to stream them on your phone. You can also choose to download the episode on your device for offline viewing too. DStv Now offers you the option of downloading up to 25 videos for offline viewing.
In addition to the TV series and shows, the Catch Up feature also provides you access to an extensive movie library as well that contains 1000 movies. You can choose to either stream these movies using your Wi-Fi or 3G/4G connection or download them for offline viewing.
Another nice feature of DStv Now is DStv Kids. This section of the app is dedicated for kids and offers the best kids' movies and shows that you can safely show to your children. There are parental controls available as well which can be used to ensure that your kids only watch what you deem fit for them. To stream any of the kids' shows and movies that are listed in the DStv Kids section of the app, you simply have to tap on its title. You also have the option of downloading it on your phone for offline viewing as well.
My DStv is a helpful feature of DStv Now which lets you see the details of your DStv account. You can use this section of the app for viewing the balance you have in your DStv account, your transaction history and statements of your DStv account. However, do remember that this feature of this entertainment app is only available for DStv customers living in South Africa.
DStv Now also provides you a complete TV guide for all the 60 channels it offers you. You can use this guide to know when your favorite shows will be airing and set your schedule accordingly.
- Stream in excess of 60 live TV channels
- Extensive video library containing 1000 movies
- DStv Kids feature
- Offline viewing with DStv Catch Up feature
- TV guide
DStv is a nice app that can keep you entertained for long periods. It provides you a large variety of live TV channels that you can stream on your Smartphone. However, since it is only available to DStv customers, this app might not be a good fit for everyone.