MultiChoice has announced details of changes to the DStv subscription price for 2019.
The company said it would be "Freeze Price" DStv Premium from April 1, 2019, to ensure that customers pay the same rate for their package.
But he added that as of April 1, prices for some other DStv packages will increase.
"DStv has announced that it will adjust its subscription prices from April 1, 2019. However, the largest African video company has managed to maintain an average increase below consumer price inflation," said MultiChoice.
"We understand that there are hard times in South Africa and that our customers are under pressure to make every penny they spend."
Price changes for the year 2019
The table below lists DStv price changes that will be effective from April 1, 2019, based on MultiChoice Feedback.
At the time of publishing, several packages did not receive updated prices. They are marked as "NA"
|Price increase DStv|
|Packages||2019 Price||2018 Price|
|DStv Compact Plus||R519||R509|
|Selection of DStv||ON||R249|
|Accessories||2019 Price||2018 Price|
|BoxOffice PVR rentals||ON||R35|
|DStv Indian & Portuguesa (Add-on)||ON||R239|
|DStv Indian & Portuguesa (Isolated)||ON||R375|