Telkom customers to livestream SuperSport channel with a free Showmax Pro mobile subscription

Telkom Kenya customers will now be able to live stream sports via the SuperSport channel with a free Showmax Pro mobile subscription in a deal inked between the two companies. Subscribers of the two firms will get up to 10 hours of SuperSport streaming everyday for a month in either of the Telkom Kenya’s 30GB or 45GB data plans. This comes just a few months after major international sporting events resumed after a short break necessitated by the current pandemic.

In the deal, customers from the two companies will get data deals from Telkom Kenya that include a month’s subscription of ShowMax Pro mobile. Subscribers will only need to get either 30GB or 45GB data plans from Telkom Kenya to access a month of Showmax pro mobile streaming.

Multichoice Kenya, the owner of Dstv and Showmax unveiled the Showmax Pro service that includes current Showmax entertainment as well as additional content in music, live sports from SuperSport that airs major tournaments like Premier league games, Serie A games, including other events such as athletics, boxing and marathons.  

Available offers and price

Both current and new customers on the Showmax Pro mobile plan can take advantage of the offer by opting for either of the two plans;

  • Telkom Kenya’s 30GB bundle plus a month’s Showmax Pro Mobile subscription for KSh1200. Users can stream Showmax Pro Mobile for up to 10 hours per day on a mobile device with a 1GB daily allocation.
  • Telkom Kenya’s 45GB bundle plus a month’s Showmax Pro Mobile subscription for KSh1600. Subscribers can watch Showmax Pro for up to 15 hours per day, on a mobile device with a 1.5GB daily allocation.

 Speaking on the deal, Telkom Kenya’s Managing Director of Consumer Division Steve Okeyo, indicated the partnership was well worth it for the telco and was inline with the new strategy announced a month earlier. Okeyo further said the deal will allow the mobile service provider to provide additional value to subscribers while addressing a growing demand in content solutions.

How to get a free ShowMax Pro mobile subscription with Telkom data bundles;

There are a couple of things that should be noted;
  • This offer is only available to Telkom Kenya subscribers and can only be accessed by purchasing bundles via MPESA or T-Kash.
  • The offer is valid from 16 October 2020 until 16 January 2021.

To get showmax pro mobile free subscription;

  • On your Telkom phone, Dial *544# then select Showmax Bundle
  • Followed by Buy via Mpesa.
  • Proceed to select your bundle.
  • Enter your Telkom number.
  • You should receive an STK prompt shortly requesting to enter your Mpesa PIN.
  • You’ll then get text message notification from Mpesa, followed by an SMS from Telkom with your bundle details, and an additional one with the Showmax Pro Mobile voucher.


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