GOtv Introduces Digital Viewing In South Africa

GOtv is the first digital pay-tv package that is being offered to South Africa. We check out what GOtv offers its viewers.
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Melissa
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Published: Friday, August 11th 2017
General
South Africa's latest pay-TV addition, GOtv is a reasonable bouquet option for the family wanting a variety of channels on a budget.  GOtv is like DSTV but just a more affordable version. This is the first local pay-TV option that uses digital television to run.  Digital television is the way of the future so GOtv will give you a look at the future of television viewing in South Africa.  

How Does It Work? 

All you need to do is purchase the decoder for a R699 once off fee. This decoder is a plug and play model so all you need to do is find a plug, plug it in and it will work. It is also recommended that you purchase the GOtenna at an additional R299 once off fee to get the best viewing experience. There are two different viewing options to choose from. Here are your options with their corresponding prices and channel availability. 

GOtv Value Package

This is an option that will suit the entire family at a fraction of the price of other pay-TV networks. For just R99 per month, you can get 11 different channels. The following channels are available in this bouquet:
  • TLC Entertainment
  • MNet Movies Zone
  • AfricaMagic Epic
  • Mzansi Wethu
  • Mzansi Biskop
  • Supersport Blitz
  • Nicktoons
  • Disney Junior
  • Channel O
  • Mzansi Magic Music
  • Dumisa

GOtv Lite Package

This is a very small package for people who are looking for a specific channels. This is definitely the cheapest pay-tv option currently available in South Africa. This option offers viewers two channels to enjoy for just R45 per month. The following channels are available in this bouquet:
  • Mzansi Magic Music
  • Dumisa
Digital TV in South Africa is proving to be a slower process than expected. So why not experience this firsthand by signing up for a GOtv package if the channel options are your kind of viewing.
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