Download and stream  your favourite shows with ShowMax and Vodacom anytime, anywhere.


Get instant access to stream or download from over 25,000 series episodes, movies, kids shows and documentaries with ShowMax internet TV.


Subscribe to  ShowMax for only R99 per month and simply have the cost added to your Vodacom bill. With ShowMax, you get access to 25 000 series and movies to watch and download

What is ShowMax?

  • ShowMax is Internet TV that gives you instant access to stream or download from more than 25 000 series episodes, movies, TV shows for kids and documentaries on your cellphone, tablet, computer, DStv Explora, Apple TV and Chromecast.
  • ShowMax gives you control. Watch your favourite shows uninterrupted and from the very beginning. No ads. No schedules. Watch what you want when you want to.

Activate ShowMax through Vodacom and simply add to your bill or pay using your airtime.

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What packages are available to me?

Get ShowMax Premium for R99 per month for access to over 17 000 hours of series, movies and more. Take advantage of data-saving functions on a range of viewing devices. You can watch ShowMax on your cellphone, tablet, computer, DStv Explora, smart TV, Apple TV and Chromecast. You can register up to 5 devices on your ShowMax account and stream TV shows or movies from 2 devices at the same time. Also, download up to 25 shows for offline viewing. There is no obligation, you don’t sign a contract and you can cancel at any time.

Get ShowMax Select for only R49 per month for access to a wide variety of viewing enjoyment with over 4 000 hours of series, movies and more. ShowMax Select offers you access on 5 devices, streaming from 1 device and download up to 25 shows for offline viewing. You can watch ShowMax Select on cellphones, tablets, computers, Apple TV and Chromecast










How do I activate ShowMax through Vodacom?


Signing up is easy. Provide us with your cellphone number on the activation page and we’ll SMS you a OTP to verify it. Once verified, you will be redirected to ShowMax to sign up or sign in if you’re an existing customer and follow the easy prompts to link ShowMax to your Vodacom account. You can then binge watch up to 25 000 series and movies while being billed by Vodacom.

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How does ShowMax save me data?

ShowMax is made to save your data.

ShowMax has a range of data saving functions for you to get the most out of your megabytes.You can watch ShowMax on a range of devices and choose from three video streaming quality settings. Alternatively,  connect to your local WiFi hotspot and download up to 25 shows with the ShowMax app to watch offline on your phone or tablet. This is perfect for flights and road trips when you don’t have access to the internet. There are four file sizes to choose from to help save data and space on your device.