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Eskom has just announced Stage 4 loadshedding. When the lights go out, you’ll need something to pass the long, dark nights, and with the Showmax app you can download episodes of your favourite series and entire movies to watch offline on your phone or tablet.

This means you can still watch your favourite shows even if the Wi-Fi has been taken out, and it won’t use any of your mobile data. (You do need to make sure your phone, tablet or laptop is charged though!)

Showmax gets new shows every week and has recently added amazing titles like The Girl From St Agnes, new seasons of The Magicians, Sirens, The River and loads more.

How to download with the Showmax app

How to download to watch offline on Showmax

1. Install the Showmax app from the Google Play or Apple App Store.
2. Launch the Showmax app and sign in to your Showmax account.
3. Select the show you want to watch and tap the download button. It’s that easy.

For more on how to download with Showmax, read this complete guide:

How to download with Showmax: everything you need to know

Not a Showmax subscriber? Sign up here for your free trial here.

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