0
Broadband

Samsung to offer free ShowMax with smart TVs

Friday 4 December 2015 | 08:37 CET | News
Samsung has entered into a partnership with ShowMax, Naspers's newly launched subscription video-on-demand service. The partnership will see all 2015 Samsung smart TV buyers receive a three-month subscription to ShowMax worth ZAR 297. ShowMax works over phones and tablets with iOS and Android apps, laptop and desktop computers using a range of web browsers, and Samsung and LG smart TVs. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Naspers / Samsung
Countries: South Africa
::: add a comment

Comments

I received a 3 month subscription of showmax when I bought my new Samsung smart tv in December, when I tried to use it on the tv it does not accept the promo code, then I tried to use it on my pc and the same thing wont accept it I up dated the software on the tv with no joy it still didn't work, the tv needs software, I have got the 7 day and all I get with that is a load of rubbish not worth watching cant find any movies im stuck with African channels that I get on dstv I am very disappointed with showmax and Samsung.!!!!!
christine cunningham @ 11/1/2016 - 11:53


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

ShowMax expands SVoD service across Africa

Published 16 May 2016 11:35 CET | Africa
The South African internet TV service owned by Naspers, ShowMax has officially launched its online TV services to 36 countries ...

ShowMax says Netflix launch may cause multiple subscriptions

Published 08 Jan 2016 09:51 CET | South Africa
Video streaming service ShowMax has said that Netflix's launch in South Africa will boost local awareness of internet ...

Vidi slashes video streaming prices

Published 09 Dec 2015 10:39 CET | South Africa
South Africa's Vidi, the streaming video-on-demand service from Times Media Group, has cut its subscription fee to match ...

Naspers to take Showmax abroad - report

Published 27 Nov 2015 13:20 CET | Africa
African media group Naspers plans to expand its video-streaming competitor to Netflix into three new continents next year while ...

ShowMax to launch Apple TV app in early November

Published 04 Nov 2015 10:51 CET | South Africa
South Africa's ShowMax says it will launch its application for Apple TV in early November. It said that those who are not Apple ...

Naspers starts Showmax with free 7-day trial of all content

Published 20 Aug 2015 09:27 CET | South Africa
Naspers has formally launched its ShowMax video on demand service in South Africa, ITWeb reported. ShowMax is offering a ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Ericsson Q4 2021
25 Jan Verizon Q4 2021
25 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
25 Jan F5 fiscal Q1
25 Jan Uniti Group Q4
25 Jan European 5G Conference
26 Jan AT&T Q4 2021
26 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2021
26 Jan Corning Q4 2021
26 Jan Intel Q4 2021
26 Jan Calix Q4 2021
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2021
27 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan MTN Nigeria Q4 2021
27 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2021
27 Jan Elisa Q4 2021
27 Jan Comcast Q4 2021
27 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Apple fiscal Q1
27 Jan FCC meeting
28 Jan SK Hynix Q4
28 Jan Telia Lithuania Q4 2021
28 Jan Telia Company Q4 2021
28 Jan Charter Communications Q4
::: More Calendar Items