MultiChoice has specified its changes in the price of the DStv subscription for 2019.
The company said it would "Freeze price" of DStv Premium from April 1, 2019, ensuring that customers pay the same rate for their package.
He added, however, that it would increase the prices of some other DStv packages from April 1.
"DStv announced it would adjust some of its subscription package prices from April 1, 2019. However, Africa's leading video entertainment company has managed to keep the average increase below consumer price levels," says MultiChoice.
"We understand that times in South Africa are tough and that our customers are under pressure to make every penny they spend."
Price changes for 2019
The table below describes the DStv price changes that will take effect from April 1, 2019, according to MultiChoice reviews.
At the time of publishing, several packages have not received their updated rates. They are marked as "NA"
|The increase in DStv prices|
|Packages||2019 Price||2018 Price|
|DStv Compact Plus||R519||R509|
|The DStv family||R265||R249|
|Access to DStv||R105||R99|
|Add-ons||2019 Price||2018 Price|
|Rental of BoxOffice PVR||NA||R35|
|DStv Indian & Portuguesa (supplement)||NA||R239|
|DStv Indian & Portuguesa (stand-alone)||NA||R375|