Finally, Safaricom has launched its DVB-2 device dubbed ‘The BigBox’, with 3G/4G data network, USD, HDMI port, 30FTA channels in HD, Wi-Fi hotspot for up to ten and YouTube streaming all in one.‘The Box’ will be sold in all Safaricom shops countrywide.
Two payment plans
You can pay a deposit of Sh4,999 , then pay Sh999 for six months. This g free-to-air TV statiives you 30 FTAs, up to 6GB a month in data bundles a month, and free Youtube viewing.
The second option, you pay a one-off fee of Sh9,999, 30FTA access TV channels, up to 6GB in data bundles a month and free YouTube access. You can also buy bundles of up to 50GB for just Sh4,000 via airtime or M-PESA.
Safaricom is targeting to reach an estimated 2.4 Million households out of the 3.2 million households that have access to digital television sets but are not using any of the set top boxes currently available in the market.