Exactly a week after launching of Showmax Pro in Kenya and Nigeria, Multichoice has now extended the streaming package to even 40 more African countries.
With a goal to offer improved on-demand video streaming, Showmax Pro features all Premier League, Serie A, La Liga and PSL games, as well as a wide range of other live sports events.
The 40 countries in which Showmax Pro is now available in include; Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Réunion, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Here’s how the package stands out as compared to the counterparts;
|Showmax||Showmax Mobile||Showmax Pro||Showmax Pro Mobile|
|Series, movies, kids’ shows, documentaries||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|IAAF Athletics, pro boxing, major international marathons, & more||–||–||✓||✓|
|Music channels Trace Urban, Trace Gospel||–||–||✓||✓|
|News channels Africa News, Euronews, Newzroom Afrika||–||–||✓||✓|
|Football: all Premier League, Serie A, PSL and La Liga games||–||–||✓||✓|
|Number of concurrent streams||2||1||2||1|
|Smartphone and tablet apps||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Smart TV, laptop, Android TV, Apple TV apps||✓||–||✓*||–|
|Maximum video resolution||HD||SD||HD||SD|
|*Supported smart TVs: Samsung Tizen (2017-2020), LG WebOS (2014-2020)|
To enjoy these packages, have a look at the package prices;
- Showmax Mobile costs $3.99/m
- Showmax costs $7.99/m
- Showmax Pro Mobile costs $8.99/m
- Showmax Pro costs $17.99/m