DStv, a leading direct broadcast satellite service provider in Africa, offers a wide range of entertainment options to its customers.
In addition to the extensive variety of channels and packages, DStv has made it easy for customers to pay for their subscriptions using M-PESA, a mobile money transfer service.
By simply using the DStv PayBill number and following a few simple steps, customers can easily renew their DStv subscriptions from the comfort of their homes.
In this article, we will explore how to pay for DStv using M-PESA, including the steps involved and the benefits of this payment method.
DStv is a digital satellite television service operated by MultiChoice, a South African company. It offers a wide range of TV channels, including entertainment, news, sports, movies, documentaries, and music channels.
It uses a satellite to transmit TV signals directly to subscribers’ homes, which enables viewers to access a broad range of content from across the globe.
The service requires subscribers to have a satellite dish and a decoder, which they use to access the channels.
DStv offers different packages with varying channels and prices, so subscribers can choose the package that best suits their needs and budget.
The service also offers value-added features such as Catch Up, which allows viewers to watch previously aired programs on-demand, and BoxOffice, which offers new movie releases on a pay-per-view basis.
DStv is popular across Africa and is available in more than 50 countries on the continent. The service has gained popularity due to its extensive coverage of live sporting events and exclusive content partnerships with international TV networks.
DStv PayBill number
DStv PayBill number is 444900.
How to pay for DStv via M-PESA
Follow these simple steps to pay for your DStv subscription via M-PESA.
- Go to your M-PESA Menu.
- Choose Lipa na M-PESA option.
- Select Pay Bill option.
- Select Business Number option.
- Enter the DStv Pay Bill Number 444900.
- Enter your DSTV Smart card number.
- Enter Amount to Pay.
- Enter your PIN.
How to pay for DStv via the Kyanda App
Here is how you can pay for your DStv subscription using the Kyanda App. The transaction is free of charge.
- Go to M-PESA.
- Select Lipa Na M-PESA.
- Enter pay bill 4004004.
- Enter the account number starting with capital D.
- Enter the amount.
- Enter the M-PESA PIN.
- Confirm the entries and press OK to complete the transaction.
New DStv monthly subscriptions
Here is a simplified table showing updated monthly DStv subscriptions.
|DStv Package||Old cost||New cost|
|Access||Ksh 1,150||Ksh 1,250|
|Family||Ksh 1,600||Ksh 1,750|
|Compact||Ksh 3,000||Ksh 3,300|
|Compact Plus||Ksh 5,500||Ksh 5,900|
|Premium||Ksh 8,900||Ksh 9,500|
DStv Kenya contacts
You can contact DStv Kenya through the following channels;
Phone: +254 711 066 000 or +254 020 423 6000.
What is DStv?
DStv is a direct broadcast satellite service owned by MultiChoice Group, a South African company. It offers a wide range of digital satellite TV channels and services to subscribers across Africa.
How do I subscribe to DStv?
To subscribe to DStv, you can either visit the MultiChoice website, go to a MultiChoice service centre, or call the DStv customer care line in your country.
How much does DStv cost?
The cost of DStv depends on the subscription package you choose. The prices vary by country, and MultiChoice offers a range of packages to suit different budgets and viewing preferences.
What channels are available on DStv?
DStv offers a wide range of local and international channels across various genres, including movies, sports, news, documentaries, and entertainment.
The channels available depend on the subscription package you choose.
How do I pay for my DStv subscription?
You can pay for your DStv subscription using various payment methods, including bank transfer, debit or credit card, and mobile money.
MultiChoice also offers an automatic payment option, where subscribers can set up a recurring payment.
How do I activate my DStv subscription?
Once you have subscribed to DStv, you need to activate your subscription. You can do this by visiting the DStv website or using the MyDStv app. Alternatively, you can contact the DStv customer care line in your country.
Can I watch DStv on my mobile device?
Yes, you can watch DStv on your mobile device using the DStv Now app. The app is available for download on both Android and iOS devices and allows you to watch live TV and catch up on your favourite shows.
How do I troubleshoot issues with my DStv service?
If you experience any issues with your DStv service, you can contact the DStv customer care line in your country. You can also visit the DStv website for troubleshooting tips and guides.