Internet TV in Kenya is now more affordable than ever

Instead of spending all your hard-earned cash at your local Nyama Choma den on the weekend, why not treat your family with an internet TV subscription? It’s even cheaper than Nyama Choma, and you’ll love having access to non-stop entertainment right at home.


ShowMax is Africa’s internet TV solution, tailored especially for Kenyans like you, and it lets you watch whatever you want, whenever you want. No more ad breaks, and no more waiting between episodes of your favourite series!

What do you mean “cheaper than Nyama Choma”?

Well, for only 330 bob per month, you can get ShowMax Select, and experience 3 000 hours of international and local movies, series and kids shows, including the hit shows Nashville and Heroes. Local favourites like Sumu la Penzi and Beba Beba are in there, too.

And for only 880 bob, you get ShowMax Premium, the whole package, the full catalogue, which brings you big-name Hollywood series like Younger, Suits, Bosch, Carnivale, Parks and Recreation, and Arrow, plus loads of hit movies and kids’ programmes.

Things that cost more than ShowMax:

  • A draught of beer KSh 350
  • A movie ticket Ksh 400
  • Two cappuccinos KSh 400
  • McDonald’s Combo meal KSh 500
  • Bottle of nice wine KSh 800

And here’s the best thing: you can download up to 25 shows at a time, and you can watch them on your phone or even tablet and you won’t have to spend any money on data when you watch. Trust us - this is the best, and most affordable, way to wind down after a long week at work.

But wait, how do you download?

Get the ShowMax app for your Apple or Android smartphone or tablet, pick the episode or movie you want to watch offline, and then click the download button.

Keep track of what you’ve downloaded on your devices using the Android Download Manager. The Download Manager has the following tabs available:

  • “On This Device” shows all content you downloaded on a particular device.
  • “On Other Devices” shows all content you downloaded to other devices.
  • “Others” shows all content downloaded by other users on that particular device.

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