About DStv Explora

Introducing the all new DStv Explora!
The DStv Explora is set to significantly change the way you experience and control your TV.
More Content
More space for your recordings (up to 220 hours of personal recorded content)
More DStv Catch Up and BoxOffice
DStv Catch Up now includes more series than on any other PVR, series stacking (more than one episode on selected series), movies, sports highlights, documentaries and kids’ shows
More series recordings (and you can prioritise the series being recorded
Better Content Discovery
Advanced content discovery with search results across 8-day TV guide, playlist, DStv Catch Up and BoxOffice.
Search movies currently running and upcoming, live sport for the next 24 hours, as well as theme, key word and advanced searches.
Modern and Intuitive user interface
DStv Central button from where to manage all activities.
DStv Catch Up and BoxOffice now have posters for better discovery of content.
Ability to find other airings of a specific movie or show
New remote control with dedicated shortcut buttons to DStv Central, BoxOffice, DStv Catch Up, Playlist, Search, TV and Options
All the great PVR functions, just better
View 1, Record 1
Pause Live TV for up to 2 hours — retain buffer on channel change and when launching applications
Applications refreshed and modernized — News24, SuperSport, Weather
Parental Control
HD capable (720p and 1080i)
Dolby Digital 5.1 capable
XtraView capable (compatible with all other XtraView decoders)
Widescreen capable
Hearing Impaired Subtitles capable (when available)
HD User Interface