DStv Mobile: 3 new channels for 3G, 14 in total

Technology & Convergence

Three great new channels have been added to DStv Mobile’s 3G offering: TBN, MK and KooWee. This brings the total number of 3G channels to 14.

“We are happy to welcome TBN, MK and KooWee to the DStv Mobile stable; we do our utmost to make our products appeal to a wide audience and adding these channels is an indication of our commitment” commented Mark Rayner CEO DStv Mobile

TBN is a Christian based television channel with a focus on preaching, teaching, music, chat shows, and; youth and children programming.

MK is an exciting music channel set to break the sound barrier. It broadcasts a mix of Afrikaans and English music videos with a focus on rock and soft rock.  Music related programming is also available for a younger audience, mainly in Afrikaans. Content also includes talk shows featuring well-known musicians and other celebrities, album reviews and news coverage about events on the local music scene.

KooWee is a brand new Afrikaans kids channel for little ones between 1 and 6 years old. The channels boasts lots of new Afrikaans programmes combined with some of the best golden oldies like Heidi, Pinnochio, Bernard, Sinbad and Tao Tao.

To get DStv Mobile 3G streaming, a 3G capable phone is required and there must be 3G coverage. The app can be downloaded from:

Android Market

Nokia OVI

BlackBerry App World

The service is available to Vodacom and MTN subscribers through Vlive! and MTN Play respectively; downloading the application is free.