Connect your Explora Ultra to the Internet for more
You can connect your Explora Ultra to the internet with built-in WiFi or via an ethernet cable (not included). Data charges apply when the DStv Explora Ultra is connected to the internet. Although a capped connection may be used for limited streaming, we recommend an uncapped connection (due to volume of data consumed when streaming), with line speed based on your viewing requirements.
A minimum 2Mbps is recommended for SD downloads; for SD streaming, a minimum of 4Mbps; for HD streaming*, a minimum of 10Mbps (plus connection to an HD capable TV); for 4K streaming*, we recommend checking the requirements of the individual content suppliers (plus connection to a 4K-capable TV).
Enjoy streaming services including DStv, Showmax, Netflix, Prime Video and YouTube – directly from the APPS button on your remote. You can even add Netflix to your DStv account (Streaming subscription required).
Watch Catch Up on your new Explora Ultra. There’s over 175 hours ready to enjoy at any time and if you connect your Explora Ultra to the internet, you’ll get all the Catch Up content for your package.
Pause live TV for up to two hours and record up to 110 hours of your favorite shows. Savour every moment with instant replays, fast forward, rewind and slow motion.
Easily find something to enjoy with the eight–day TV guide and recommendations across DStv, BoxOffice, Showmax and selected apps-access all this from the HOME button .