How much is the DStv Explora decoder?
The new DStv Explora Ultra has a recommended retail price of R2 499 for just the decoder, and R3 699 when it includes installation. The new streaming carousel carries Showmax and Netflix, with MultiChoice that will roll out and populate the carousel with more third-party streaming services as time goes on.
Can I swap my DStv decoder?
DStv subscribers can exchange the SD PVR, Dual View, UEC-manufacturer HD PVR 4 Tuner, or older single view decoders for various combinations of the DStv Explora, HD decoder and/or installation. To do this, the customer has to take the particular device and smartcard to a DStv service centre or agency.
How much do you pay a month for DStv Explora?
The monthly subscription fee for DStv Premium will remain unchanged at R809, and the subscription fee for DStv Easy is unchanged at R29 per month. The Access Fee of R90 is also being increased to R95 per month that subscribers must pay if they want to use a personal video recorder (PVR) decoder like the DStv Explora.
Does DStv Explora have Netflix?
It allows owners to access Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, Showmax, and DStv Box Office, alongside the standard DStv channels, on a single device. The Explora Ultra is also the first set-top box to support 4K video streaming and Dolby Atmos, essential attributes for the optimal home streaming experience.
What is the difference between Explora and Explora Ultra?
According to DStv, there will be no difference between the features offered by Explora 3 and Explora Ultra to the users when they are not connected to the web. These common features are Catch Up, Pause of Live TV for up to 2 hours, Parental control, Box Office, interactive apps, and an eight-day guide.
Can I watch Netflix on DStv Explora?
Yes, Netflix can be enjoyed on any supported device. Do I need a DStv Explora Ultra on my account to add Netflix? Yes, as the only way to add Netflix to your DStv account is by signing up to Netflix on your DStv Explora Ultra.
Can I trade in my Explora FOR Explora Ultra?
You’ll continue to have access to DStv as long as your decoder is working. You can, however, trade-in your active HD PVR 4 Tuner (UEC) at any of our service centres or agencies for a DStv Explora for only R600 (normally R999).
Can I sell my DStv Explora?
You can resell, yes. Quite a schlep to transfer to new owner.
How much does it cost to change DStv decoder?
When settling for a decoder, don’t forget that you would also have to pay for installation and that would cost you anything between N5,000 – N10,000. These are the main things to consider when buying a DStv decoder.
How much does it cost to install DSTV Explora ultra?
DStv Explora Ultra Installation Special. Installed to one point, includes satellite dish, smart LNB, Explora Ultra decoder, remote control, labour & unlimited aerial cable to 1 point. R3599.00.
Does DStv offer any trade-in options for old decoders?
However, it does offer a range of trade-in options for uninsured decoders that fall under this category, provided they are still in a working condition. DStv subscribers can exchange the SD PVR, Dual View, UEC-manufacturer HD PVR 4 Tuner, or older single view decoders for various combinations of the DStv Explora, HD decoder and/or installation.
How much does it cost to get remote controls for DStv?
Remote Controls. For all models of DStv decoders, OpenView decoders and TV sets. From R99.00.
How do I trade in my old DStv PVR for a new one?
To do this, the customer has to take the particular device and smartcard to a DStv service centre or agency. For example, trading in your old SD PVR for an Explora will cost R599, saving you R400 – or 40% – on its current retail price of R999.