Do you want to replace your lost or damaged original DStv Remote control? If yes, then, keep reading to know how you can do just that.
Note: If your DStv remote is not working/responding, try replacing its batteries. If you’ve done that and it’s still not responding, then, you probably need to replace it.
DStv, which is a subsidiary of Multichoice Group, boasts several millions of customers in Nigeria and Africa at large.
As the leading cable TV provider in all of Africa, it is therefore mandatory to provide unrivaled support to customers.
One popular issue many customers face is that they want to replace their lost or damaged remote control but don’t know how to go about it. However, that should never be an issue, considering the many ways you can replace your bad RC.
On the other hand, customers must be very careful, since there are several unapproved vendors who sell fake remote controls. It is therefore imperative to look out for authenticity when buying a new remote for your DStv decoder.
How & Where to buy an original DStv remote control
You can get an original DSTV remote control at MultiChoice branches, agencies, and retail outlets nationwide. That way, you’ll avoid buying a fake one. Furthermore, they will be able to provide you with a remote type that matches your decoder model.
If you’re a fan of shopping online like me, then you can order one from Jumia right now. After completing your order, a courier will deliver it to your doorstep within a few days.
Click on your Decoder type to buy from Jumia:
Please, make sure your decoder model is listed among the compatible ones before completing your order.
Which one should you buy?
Apparently, the different types of DStv decoders have varying remote controls. Although they are products of the same company, the RC of a particular decoder type/model may not be completely compatible with another decoder type.
Therefore, you must take note of your decoder type before visiting a merchant store to purchase one.
some of the various of DStv remote controls are:
- B4 standard decoder remote control
- Explora A6 remote controls
- DStv HD PVR A4 remote control
- Single HD Single view decoder B4 remote control
How much does it cost?
Depending on the remote controller type, the price ranges from 1,500 to 2,500 Nigerian naira. From our observation, HD decoders have the most expensive RCs while Standard and Explora are comparably cheaper.