Showmax

Turn it up with the best online entertainment everywhere you go!

Showmax is a streaming video-on-demand service that offers subscribers exclusive local and international movies and series entertainment, exclusive live sporting events, kids show series and other live events.

Subscribers on the MTN network can pay for their Showmax subscription using their airtime. Once done, launch the app, and begin streaming content.

As an MTN subscriber, you can also enjoy various data bundled packages to stream on Showmax only or binge with Showmax while meeting your other data requirements. Showmax has partnered with MTN to offer a great deal so you can buy your MTN data bundled together with a Showmax Mobile or ShowMax Pro Mobile subscription at one low price point.

Sign up on www.showmax.com/mtn to turn it up with the best online entertainment

Choose a plan that suits you

Access Only

Showmax Mobile (Movies, Series & Kids)

N1,200


Dial *131*8# (MTN Only)
Valid for 30 Days


Access + 2.5GB

Showmax Mobile (Movies, Series & Kids)

N1,700


Dial *131*8# (MTN Only)
Valid for 30 Days


Access + 5.5GB

Showmax Mobile (Movies, Series & Kids)

N3,200


Dial *131*8# (MTN Only)
Valid for 30 Days


Access only

Showmax Pro Mobile (LIVE Football Movies, Series & Kids)

N3,200


Dial *131*8# (MTN Only)
Valid for 30 Days


Pro Access + 2.5GB

Showmax Pro Mobile (LIVE Football Movies, Series & Kids)

N3,700


Dial *131*8# (MTN Only)
Valid for 30 Days


Pro Access + 2.5GB

Showmax Pro Mobile (LIVE Football Movies, Series & Kids)

N4,200


Dial *131*8# (MTN Only)
Valid for 30 Days


Q: How do I get the offer?

A: To get the deal:

1. Go to www.showmax.com/mtn

2. Select your bundle:

    • 2.5GB + Showmax Mobile or 2.5GB Showmax Pro Mobile, OR
    • 5.5GB + Showmax Mobile or 5.5GB Showmax Pro Mobile.
    • Showmax Mobile (Standalone)
    • Showmax Pro Mobile (Standalone)

3. Click subscribe and click confirm.

4. You will receive the confirmation SMS and be redirected to the Showmax sign-in page.

5. If you are a new customer, create a Showmax account. If you are an existing customer, sign in.

6. Download the Showmax app, sign in, and start watching Showmax.

Note: Payment is made using your MTN airtime.

If you buy Showmax mobile bundled with MTN data, this data is only valid for watching Showmax, and no other online activities. If you run out of data, dial *131# or *447# to purchase a new data bundle.

Your Showmax Mobile or Showmax Pro Mobile subscription is valid for 30 days.


Q. Who qualifies for this deal?

A. New and returning Showmax and MTN customers.


Q: Which Showmax plans does this deal apply to?

A: It applies to:

    • Showmax Mobile
    • Showmax Pro Mobile

Q: What does the deal entail?

A: Customers can purchase:

    • Showmax Mobile at N1,200
    • Showmax Mobile with 2.5GB MTN data at N1,700
    • Showmax Mobile with 5.5GB MTN data at N2,200
    • Showmax Pro Mobile at N3,200
    • Showmax Pro Mobile with 2.5GB MTN data at N3,700
    • Showmax Pro Mobile with 5.5GB MTN data at N4,200

Q: What does Access only mean?

A: This means you have a pass into the app. However, you will be charged from your personal MTN data bundle when you stream content.


Q: Will I receive additional data as soon as I take up any access + data offer?

A: Yes, you will receive additional data e.g. 2.5GB or 5.5GB of data upon completion of your data purchase transaction.


Q: What happens if I run out of data allocation?

A: You can purchase additional data bundles for streaming if you run out. Dial *131# or *447# to purchase your data bundles.


Q: Will I receive the 2.5GB or the 5.5GB of data as soon as I take up the offer?

A: Yes, you will receive 2.5GB or 5.5GB of data upon completion of your data purchase transaction.


Q. What happens if I run out of my data allocation?

A. You can purchase additional video streaming bundles if you run out. Dial *131# or *447# to purchase your data bundles.


Q: Can I purchase this offer on the Showmax website?

A: Yes. You can purchase the offer on the Showmax website by visiting www.showmax.com/MTN


Q: Can I switch the Showmax voucher for another Showmax plan?

A: No. The Showmax vouchers available for this are Showmax Mobile or Showmax Pro Mobile-only and cannot be switched to another Showmax plan.


Q. Can I use the data however I choose?

A. No, the data bundle is limited to streaming Showmax Mobile and Showmax Pro Mobile only.

Q: What period is the deal valid?

A: The deal is valid from 5th April 2022, with no end date.


Q. How long is the data valid for?

A. The data allocation will be valid for 30 days from the day of receipt. The deal is once-off and must be bought each 30-day period.


Q. Is it only MTN data?

A. Yes. The deal applies to MTN Nigeria data bundles only.


Q: What do I need to be able to get this Showmax deal?

A: An MTN sim (Prepaid or Post-paid) in a mobile smartphone, airtime to be able to pay, and MTN data to be able to watch.


Q. How will I pay for the deal

A. Your MTN airtime account will be charged for payment


Q: Will I qualify for a Free Showmax 14-day trial with this deal?

A: No, as this is a prepaid purchase of your Showmax Subscription.


Q: What is the difference between Showmax Mobile and Showmax Pro Mobile besides the price?

A: With Showmax Mobile, you get the same great series, movies, Showmax Originals, kids’ shows, and more but it allows you to view on one mobile device and one stream at a time using SD quality to help you save on data costs. Change your mobile quality settings to the lowest to get up to 10 hours of viewing using only 1GB of data. Showmax Mobile cannot be viewed on a computer, smart tv, gaming console, Airplay, or Chromecast.

With Showmax Pro mobile, you get the same great series, movies, Showmax Originals, kids’ shows, and more; Plus, stream world-class live football, boxing, athletics, and more from SuperSport and stay updated with 24-hour news channels.


Q. Can I view Showmax only on mobile devices?

A. No, not unless you have a Showmax Mobile or Showmax Pro Mobile subscription which is limited to mobile devices. Outside of Mobile devices, Showmax and Showmax Pro work on personal Computers – via web browsers, Apple TV, Android media boxes with Android TV, Smart TVs, Gaming consoles, DStv Explora, Chromecast, and AirPlay.


Q: How do I cancel my Showmax account?

A: Visit the Showmax website www.showmax.com and follow the below steps.

    • Select “My account.”
    • Select “Manage subscription. “Cancel.

For more information regarding this deal, please visit www.showmax.com/MTN

 

Showmax Bundle – Terms & Conditions

  • Customers will subscribe to the offer by visiting https://www.showmax.com/eng/mtn/ng
  • Once a customer subscribes to the offer they will receive a bundled data allocation for 30 Days as long they have a valid subscription.
  • Showmax bundle is only available to active MTN subscribers
  • Showmax bundle is also available to New and Existing Showmax subscribers
  • Once a customer purchases a Showmax bundle, they will be awarded their data allocation and Showmax subscription valid for 30 days.
  • The customer will receive their data allocation bundled with the Showmax subscription service
  • Unutilized daily data resources will not rollover to the month.
  • The Showmax data bundle is restricted to only the Showmax app, except for binge bundles which provide an additional data allocation for the internet.
  • A customer cannot subscribe to a bundle multiple times for as long as they have an existing active Showmax bundle
  • Upon exhaustion of their daily data allocation (from the Showmax bundle) customers will be required to subscribe to existing bundles to enjoy browsing.
  • Streaming or downloading of Showmax content will deplete the data from the internet connectivity that is being used to access the service. Data will be charged at standard data rates as per the subscriber tariff plan.
  • Data from the bundle will be used first in order of the date it was purchased.

Trial periods

  • Customers who sign up for this deal will not be eligible for a trial period.

Changes to Subscription Packages

  • If a customer switches from the Showmax Mobile or Showmax Pro Mobile package allocated to this deal, the New Showmax subscription package will be billed from the start and a subscription credit will be created for any remainder Showmax Mobile or Showmax Pro Mobile subscription days to be used at a later stage determined by the subscriber.
  • When a subscriber changes from this deal subscription to any other Showmax subscription, no additional data will be provisioned.

Technical Parameters for Showmax Mobile

  • The Showmax Mobile and Showmax Pro Mobile Subscriptions are subject to the following product features, that are unlike that of the Showmax standard package subscription:
    • Only 1 device can be registered;
    • Only 1 concurrent stream only can be viewed;
    • Playback is on Mobile devices only;
    • Standard Definition (SD) quality streams only;
    • Casting and Airplay is disabled, but downloads of Showmax Content are enabled on the Showmax App.

Showmax voucher subscription

Vouchers and promotions

  1. Showmax may, in its sole discretion, offer vouchers ourselves or through our business arrangements with third parties (“promotional or voucher partners”), to selected Subscribers which enable Subscribers to access the Showmax Service for a discounted rate subject to our terms and conditions and that of our promotional or voucher partners (as the case may be). Should this be applicable to you, please take note of these additional terms and conditions of the promotional and voucher partners. The terms and conditions relating to such vouchers and Showmax will be disclosed on the Showmax Website or in other communications made available to you.
  2. Should you subscribe to Showmax with a voucher at any time and should the period of use therein expire, you will thereafter be billed in accordance with these terms and conditions with the payment details you provided us.
  3. We may also introduce a number of different subscription plans or options, including special promotional plans with different conditions and limitations. Any materially different terms from those described in these Showmax Terms will be disclosed on the Showmax Website or in other communications made available to you. Unless otherwise stated, the Showmax terms and conditions – Global shall remain in full force and effect to Showmax.