Pay for Showmax with M-Pesa, from Ksh 299Get the deal
Showmax has announced revamped prices of its mobile subscriptions bought and paid for via M-PESA. This will see customers enjoy lower prices on two Safaricom mobile data packages that come bundled with a 30-day Showmax Mobile subscription.
The new, lower-priced deals are:
- Showmax Mobile + 1GB Safaricom data = Ksh 299 (down from Ksh 389)
- Showmax Pro Mobile + 3GB Safaricom data = Ksh 1299.
Following this move, which is exclusive to Safaricom customers, it is now easier for Kenyan streaming fans to pay for their Showmax subscription via M-Pesa while enjoying more entertainment for less.
Read more: How to pay for Showmax with M-Pesa (including the paybill number).
Terms and Conditions for the Showmax Safaricom Bundle
1.1. The terms and conditions below apply to the Showmax Safaricom Bundle offered to
eligible Safaricom customers (Customers) (hereinafter referred to as the “Showmax
1.2. The Showmax Safaricom Bundle terms are supplementary to the Showmax terms and
conditions – Global, and apply to the use of the Showmax Service and for the duration of
the Showmax Safaricom Bundle, Please read these terms and conditions carefully.
2.1. The Showmax Safaricom Bundle Promo is applicable in Kenya (the Territory.) The
Showmax Safaricom Bundle is associated with:
(i) Showmax Mobile (GE) subscription, bundled with 1GB of data supplied by
Safaricom for Ksh 299; and
(ii) Showmax Pro Mobile subscription, bundled with 3GB of data supplied by Safaricom for Ksh 1299, collectively referred to as the Showmax Safaricom Promo Bundles.
2.2. The abovementioned bundled Showmax subscriptions do not have a free Showmax
2.3. The Showmax Safaricom Bundles may be stacked (customers are permitted to purchase
more than one Showmax Safaricom Bundle) by Customers.
The Showmax Safaricom Bundle Promo Eligibility
3.1. The promotion is exclusively available to Customers on the Safaricom network and will
only be accessible on smartphones or tablets.
3.2. The applicable/relevant Safaricom data referred to in clause 2.2 of these Terms & Conditions will only be provided if the Customer pays with M-Pesa. In other words, Customers can only make payments via M-Pesa.
4.1. Unless otherwise stated, the Showmax terms and conditions – Global shall remain in full
force and effect.
4.2. In case of a discrepancy between these Showmax Safaricom Bundle Promo Terms and
Conditions and the Showmax Terms and Conditions – Global; the provisions of these
terms will prevail.
4.3. Unless otherwise extended, this version of the Showmax Safaricom Bundle Terms and
Conditions will only apply during the Promo Period.
4.4. Showmax reserves the right at any time and for any reason to terminate the Showmax
Terms and Conditions for Showmax data bundles services
The following terms and conditions apply to the Showmax Data Bundles Service (the “Service”)
and by subscribing to this Service, you will be deemed to have read, understood and accepted
the same: –
This Service enables Safaricom PrePay, Hybrid and PostPay subscribers to watch Showmax
on their mobile phones by purchasing Showmax Mobile (GE and/or Pro) bundles, hereinafter
referred to as “Showmax Pass”.
This Service is open to all Safaricom PrePay and PostPay subscribers.
Launch of Service
The Service will commence at 0000 hrs at 1st December 2021 (“Service Launch Date”).
How to Access the Service
You will be able to purchase the Showmax Mobile GE Pass & Showmax Pro Mobile Pass by
dialling *544*20# and selecting Showmax. The customer will receive a link
www.showmax.com/safaricom and on clicking the link will be presented with two Showmax
Passes: Showmax Mobile GE with 1GB and Showmax Pro Mobile with 3GB.
Subscriptions available and validity of the bundles
You can choose either a Showmax Mobile GE pass or a Showmax Pro Mobile Pass as
- Showmax Mobile + 1GB Safaricom data = Ksh 299
- Showmax Pro Mobile + 3GB Safaricom data = Ksh 1299
Should a customer exhaust their Showmax Pass bundles, he/she can purchase top-up as
i. Dial *544*20#
ii. Select “Showmax”.
iii. Customer will receive an SMS with a link to www.showmax.com/safaricom.
iv. Customer will click on the link and will be redirected to the Showmax page.
v. Customer will select preferred the “Showmax Pass”.
Use of the Showmax Pass Bundle
The Data bundles can only be used for streaming and accessing videos on the Showmax app or website and cannot be used for browsing outside Showmax URLs.
Priority of consumption
The Showmax Pass consumption priority is as below when streaming:
(a) Showmax Pass
(b) Promotional Data Bundle.
(c) 7-Day Data Bundle.
(d) 30-Day Data Bundle.
(e) Okoa Data Bundle.
(f) Bonga Data Bundle.
(g) Free/ Out of Bundle Browsing.
“Personal Information” means personally identifiable information as prescribed in the Data
Protection Act which includes but is not limited to name, address, phone number, identification
number, location data.
ii. Collection of information
We are required by law to collect certain personal information and are legally obligated to deny
you the service if such information is not availed. Apart from the legal obligation mentioned above, we also need to collect your Personal Information for quality service delivery. Please note that although this is voluntary, without such information we may not be able to provide quality service.
We are committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of the information we collect from you. Our privacy statement, as updated from time to time, explains how we treat your personal
information, who we share your information with, and measures taken to protect your privacy when you use our Service. This can be found on Safaricom Data Privacy Statement. If unable to access the link or our website, please reach us on any of our customer care channels to receive a copy.
When registering a minor as a Safaricom subscriber, a person with parental authority shall
open and maintain an account in their name for and on behalf of the minor. For purposes of
these Terms and Conditions, a person with parental authority shall include the birth parents
of a minor, legal guardian or another person who can demonstrate legitimate authority over the
(a) It will not be possible to share (sambaza) or transfer the Showmax Pass.
(b) Airtime topped up as a data bundle cannot be reversed.
(c) It will not be possible to reverse purchases made through M-Pesa.
(d) Okoa Jahazi credit will be deducted first on top up and if the balance is not sufficient to buy
the desired bundle, the balance will be topped up on your line as airtime.
(e) You will not be able to purchase a data bundle directly from Safaricom airtime card for use on Partner Networks. You will continue to enjoy the same service on voice.
(f) Safaricom data bundles are not for resale. You therefore will not resell data bundles
purchased under these terms and conditions. Safaricom takes no liability for such resell or
purchase through resell and further reserves the right to withdraw this service from you if you
breach these terms.
Extension of Terms
Save as modified above, these Terms and Conditions are supplemental to and subject to the
published Safaricom PrePay and PostPay Service Terms and Conditions, Safaricom PrePay
service that you may be enjoying.
Safaricom reserves the right to amend or vary these terms and conditions or to withdraw the Service at any time. In any of these events, notice will be given via media advertisements
(including at Safaricom’s discretion on the Safaricom website www.safaricom.co.ke) and will
be effective immediately or as on the date referred to in such notifications.
These Terms and Conditions are available on www.safaricom.co.ke.