One of the best Pay-Tv in Nigeria is the Startimes Satellite TV that offers wide ranges of channels for both movies lovers, songs / musics lovers including the sports channel at affordable prices.
We will be listing out the complete Startimes Bouquet, the packages and channels that are currently available on Startimes. The bouquet plans includes; Startimes Unique, Startimes Classic, Startimes Basic, Startimes Nova.
StarTimes does not require a satellite dish, making things cheaper for subscribers. It uses Digital terrestrial broadcast technology (DVB-T). All that is required is a StarTimes decoder and an antenna, preferably an external antenna.
But before we begin, lets take a look at the brief history of Startimes;
Startimes is a Technology company that was established in 1988 in China. Pioneer and key player in digital television solution in China and Africa, where they have acquired over 7 million subscribers. Are currently operating in 8 African Countries, Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Guinea, Central African Republic, Burundi and are working on providing our network in more than 20 countries sooner than you expect.
Startimes operation in Nigeria is a Joint Venture with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and products offering in Nigeria include Digital Television Sets and digital decoders to serve the masses of Nigeria
At first, Startimes launched their Pay-TV with a DVB-T (Digital Video Broadcast on Terrestrial) technology which does not requires the installation of dish to deploy its services. Well, as time goes on they introduced DVB-T2, that works for every states.
As we already know, StarTimes pay Tv is a Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) Network Services, it was brought to Nigeria by NTA Star TV Network LTD.
StarTimes pay Tv is a Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) Network Services, it was brought to Nigeria by NTA Star TV Network LTD. To get started with Startimes, firstly, you need a Decoder; costs around NGN9000
1. Startimes COMBO Decoder
This Decoder support satellite dishes and not those once you use with ordinary an tenners.
COMBO DECODER + ACCESSORIES = N9,900
1)Support both Terrestrial TV(DTT) Service and Satellite TV(DTH) Service of StarTimes
2)Fully DVB-T2, DVB-T, DVB-S2 and DVB-S2 Compliant
3)Support Hardware Decoding of HEVC at 1080p60, FULL HD Digital Picture Quality
4)Simple Remote Control
5)Friendly User Interface
6)Integrated Electronic Programme Guide
7)Automatic Software Upgrade
2. StarTimes HD Decoder
Easy installation(Plug and Play); Free home delivery, door to door service
HD DTT decoder + Antenna =N8900
For Order, please send us mail [email protected]
*. High Picture Quality
*. Weather friendly(No Dish Installation needed)
*. Easy installation(Plug and Play)
*. Home delivery
*. Including N2400 for subscription fee on any bouquet
3. StarTimes SD Decoder
SD DTT decoder + Antenna is = ₦ 5900
The product has a sleek, stylish and modern look.
*. Is slimmer and lighter and offers a wonderful user experience.
*. Multi language support
*. Auto / Manual search capability
*. Parental control support
*. Add favourite / book programme support
The StarTimes SD T2 Set Top Box is technologically advanced:
*. New hardware platform
*. New user interface
*. Superior mechanical design
4. StarTimes DTH S2 Decoder
DTH S2 Decoder with complete set is ₦ 11,900
HS210-HA is integrated with single powerful Hi3716MV300 chipset. This device adopts advanced demodulate and decode technology and is fully compatible with DVB-S2/DVB-S/H.264/MPEG2 standards. It supports both PAL and NTSC and provides you with panel control and remote control. The friendly-oriented designed menu and online operation tips will bring you into a whole new digital TV world where you will enjoy a lot of services.
*. Fully DVB-S2/DVB-S / MPEG-2 / H.264 compliant.
*. Support of SD and HD resolution for HD STBs
*. H.264 High Definition Digital picture quality
*. Embedded with Conax CAS7 CA system and supports advance security based chipset pairing.
*. PIN control, locking and viewing level restriction features for parental locking.
*. Support Electronic Program Guide.
*. Support widescreen capable.
*. Reliable software auto update system, dual loader technology can supports application and loader software upgradeable Over The Air or USB.
*. Provide up-to-date on-screen and personalized messages.
*. Support multi- language Menu.
*. Support EN300743 standard for Subtitle.
*. The STB perform the complete retuning procedure on the basis of the predefined linkage descriptor included in the Net work Information Table (NIT) without subscriber intervention.
*. Learning function of remote control
Startimes decoder is packed with a remote, 10 m out-door antenna and a free one month Nova startimes packages. You can also get the out door antenna separately for N1,900 Naira and StarTimes External Antenna is Weather Friendly.
The outdoor antenna currently costs 3000 Naira. We might be looking at the range of N5,000 – N9,000 getting it completely done and available to you.
Startimes Bouquet and Prices
1. Startimes Basic Bouquet: N1,300 per month for 136 TV CHANNEL
2. Startimes Unqiue Bouquet: N3,800 per months for 136 TV CHANNELS.
3. Startimes Classic Bouquet: N2600 monthly for 136 TV CHANNELS
4. Startimes Nova Bouquet: N900 monthly for 136 TV CHANNELS
Anyway, if the signal in your area is weak, you will need an outdoor antenna (sold separately) for better reception and a more enjoyable Startimes Subscription.
Startimes Dish TV and Prices
It is variable the same thing with the normal bouquet plans but this requires a satellite dish. The cost of the dish system is 8,800 Naira with one month free subscription.
a. Startimes Super N3800/month
b. Startimes Smart N1900/month and
c. Startimes Nova N900/month
Easter Promo Upgrade
Do you want to upgrade, then follow the below procedures;
* Pay 1 Month on Nova Bouquet and get upgraded to Basic Bouquet for two weeks.
* Pay 1 Month on Basic Bouquet and get upgraded to Classic Bouquet for two weeks.
* Pay 1 Month on Smart Bouquet and get upgraded to Super Bouquet for two weeks.
* Pay 1 Month on Classic or Super Bouquet and get 1 week Extra FREE
Offer last from 15th March to 30th April, 2018.
Recharge Now to Enjoy Digital Life!!!
Startimes Addresses Across Nigeria
Below are the list of addresses, you can find Startimes decorders inclusive with technicians.
*. NO. 1 AMURIE OMANZE STREET,OFF LADOKE AKINTOLA BOULEVARD, GARKI 2 ABUJA.
*. 1ST FLOOR BLACKIE PLAZA, PLOT 1782 ADEMOLA ADETOKUNBO CRESCENT, WUSE II ABUJA.
*. NO 741 AMINU KANO CRESCENT, BANEX PLAZA. WUSE II.
*. KWAD MALL, ALONG KEFFI-ABUJA ROAD, MARARABA.
*. ANYAGBA ROAD, AREA 11 GARKI AREA 11, NTA HEADQUATER.
*. No.A81 Gado Nasco way Kubwa, Abuja.
*. NO 8, FATAI ATERE WAY, AFRIBANK HOUSE. MUSHIN.
*. NO. 82, ALLEN AVENUE, IKEJA, LAGOS.
*. NO. 33, AWOLOWO WAY, IKEJA LAGOS.
*. NO. 81, IKORODU ROAD FADEYI BUS STOP LAGOS.
*. NO. 142B, AKOWONJO ROAD, ALIMOSHO EGBEDA.
*. NO. 110, MURTALA MOHAMMED WAY, BY TAFAWA BALEWA ROAD, KANO-STATE.
It is very obvious that they are deploying a unique technology that allows our Digital TV to be offered to subscribers at an affordable price.