TV streaming wars intensify as Apple TV+ launches in SA
MultiChoice’s high prices and an increasing number of unhappy customers will lead to viewers switching to the new Apple TV+, predict analysts.
SABC aspires to take on Netflix, Showmax in OTT space
Analysts believe SABC must sort out its liquidity issues, business model and content before it challenges the established players.
OTT innovation urged ahead of Disney+, Apple TV+ launch
Local over the top service providers must find innovative ways to ward off international competition, says Nozi Dikgale, media analyst at Africa Analysis.
MultiChoice to merge digital assets as OTT race intensifies
The pay-TV operator looks to consolidate DStv Now and Showmax, after facing stiff competition from Netflix, Amazon Video, Facebook and iFlix.
Quality content will save MultiChoice from OTT disruptors
Analysts say MultiChoice should consider entering into new content partnerships to grow its streaming services and increase its appeal to customers.