DStv Premium vs DStv Compact Plus: Price and Channels Comparison

DStv Premium is the highest subscription or package on DStv and it is followed by Compact Plus.

DStv Premium vs DStv Compact Plus Using Price in Nigeria

The price of DStv premium in Nigeria is 21,000 Naira every 30 days compared to DStv compact plus which cost 14,250 Naira every 30 days. There is a price difference of 6,750 Naira.

DStv Premium vs DStv Compact Plus Based on Channels

ChannelsPremium PackageCompact Plus Package
M-NET+1 (Channel 901)YesYes
ROK (Channel 168)YesYes
B4U Movies (Channel 451)YesYes
Africa Magic Urban (Channel 153)YesYes
Africa Magic Epic (Channel 152)YesYes
eMovies  (Channel 138)YesYes
TNT Africa (Channel 137)YesYes
KIX (Channel 114)YesYes
Studio Universal HD (Channel 112)YesYes
M-Net Movies 4 (Channel 108)YesYes
M-Net Movies 3 (Channel 107)YesYes
M-Net Movies 2 (Channel 106)YesNo
M-Net Movies 1 West HD (Channel 105)YesNo
Maisha Magic Movies  (Channel 141)YesYes
MTV (Channel 130)YesYes
Africa Magic Family (Channel 154)YesYes
Africa Magic Hausa (Channel 156)YesYes
ROK 2 (Channel 169)YesYes
eToonz  (Channel 311)YesYes
Cloud Plus (Channel 294)YesYes
Trybe (Channel 195)YesYes
Televista (Channel 194)YesYes
POP Central (Channel 189)YesYes
Star Life (Channel 167)YesYes
Zee World (Channel 166)YesYes
ROK GH (Channel 164)YesYes
Maisha Magic Plus HD (Channel 163)YesYes
Maisha Magic Bongo (Channel 160)YesYes
Africa Magic Igbo (Channel 159)YesYes
Africa Magic Yoruba (Channel 157)YesYes
Real Time (Channel 155)YesYes
Africa Magic Urban (Channel 153)YesYes
Africa Magic Showcase HD (Channel 151)YesYes
Akwaaba Magic  (Channel 150)YesYes
Discovery TLC HD (Channel 135)YesYes
Korean (Channel 134)YesYes
TLNovelas (Channel 133)YesYes
CBS Reality (Channel 132)YesYes
BET (Channel 129)YesYes
WWE Channel (Channel 128)YesYes
FOX (Channel 125)YesYes
E! Entertainment (Channel 124)YesYes
Comedy Central (Channel 122)YesNo
Discovery Channel HD (Channel 121)YesYes
BBC Brit (Channel 120)YesYes
iMagic  (Channel 119)YesYes
TeleMundo (Channel 118)YesYes
Universal TV (Channel 117)YesYes
VUZU (Channel 116)YesYes
ME Channel (Channel 115)YesYes
M-Net West HD (Channel 101)YesNo
Maisha Magic POA (Channel 144)YesYes
Big Brother Naija (Channel 198)YesYes
Spice TV (Channel 190)YesYes
Travel Channel (Channel 179)YesYes
HGTV (Channel 177)YesYes
The Home Channel (Channel 176)YesYes
Food Network (Channel 175)YesYes
BBC Lifestyle (Channel 174)YesYes
HONEY (Channel 173)YesYes
NTA 2 (Channel 369)YesYes
Sunna TV (Channel 351)YesYes
WAP TV (Channel 262)YesYes
Arewa 24 (Channel 261)YesYes
OGTV (Channel 260)YesYes
Wazobia Max (Channel 259)YesYes
Galaxy TV (Channel 258)YesYes
ONMAX (Channel 257)YesYes
LAGOS TV (Channel 256)YesYes
MiTV (Channel 255)YesYes
AIT (Channel 253)YesYes
SILVERBIRD (Channel 252)YesYes
NTA I (Channel 251)YesYes
SABC 3 (Channel 193)YesYes
Mindset (Channel 319)YesYes
Da Vinci Kids (Channel 318)YesYes
PBS Kids (Channel 313)YesYes
Jim Jam (Channel 310)YesYes
Disney Junior (Channel 309)YesYes
NickTOONS (Channel 308)YesYes
NickJr (Channel 307)YesYes
Cbeebies (Channel 306)YesYes
Nickelodeon (Channel 305)YesYes
Disney Channel (Channel 303)YesYes
Boomerang (Channel 302)YesYes
Cartoon Network (Channel 301)YesYes
 e Movies Extra (Channel 140)YesYes
ZooMoo (Channel 314)YesYes
AFRO Music English (Channel 326)YesYes
TRACE Muzika (Channel 334)YesYes
Trace Jama (Channel 333)YesYes
Trace Gospel (Channel 332)YesYes
URBAN TV (Channel 328)YesYes
Sound City (Channel 327)YesYes
TRACE Naija (Channel 325)YesYes
HIP TV (Channel 324)YesYes
TRACE Mziki (Channel 323)YesYes
MTV base (Channel 322)YesYes
TV Mundial (P) (Channel 680)YesYes
Emmanuel TV (Channel 390)YesYes
Dominion TV (Channel 352)YesYes
Lumen Christi (Channel 350)YesYes
Dove TV (Channel 349)YesYes
Eternal Word Television Network (Channel 348)YesYes
ISLAM CHANNEL (Channel 347)YesYes
SBN (Channel 345)YesYes
TBN (Channel 343)YesYes
Day Star (Channel 342)YesYes
FAITH (Channel 341)YesYes
EuroNews German (Channel 445)YesYes
EuroNews French (Channel 438)YesYes
Joy News (Channel 421)YesYes
Channels (Channel 420)YesYes
NTA News 24 (Channel 419)YesYes
TVC News Nigeria (Channel 418)YesYes
Africanews (Channel 417)YesYes
Arise News (Channel 416)YesYes
EuroNews (Channel 414)YesYes
Bloomberg Television (Channel 411)YesYes
CNBC Africa (Channel 410)YesYes
CGTN News (Channel 409)YesYes
Newzroom Afrika (Channel 405)YesYes
SABC News (Channel 404)YesYes
Sky News (Channel 402)YesYes
CNN International (Channel 401)YesYes
BBC World News (Channel 400)YesYes
Al Jazeera (Channel 406)YesYes
News Central (Channel 422)YesYes
SS Grandstand Nigeria (Channel 201)YesNo
SS Variety 4 Nigeria (Channel 209)YesYes
SS Action (Channel 210)YesYes
SS Golf Nigeria (Channel 213)YesNo
SS Maximo 1 (P) (Channel 241)YesNo
ESPN 2 HD (Channel 219)YesYes
ESPN (Channel 218)YesYes
SS Motorsport Nigeria (Channel 215)YesNo
SS Tennis Nigeria (Channel 214)YesNo
SS Cricket Nigeria (Channel 212)YesNo
SS Rugby Nigeria (Channel 211)YesNo
SS Variety 3 Nigeria (Channel 208)YesYes
SS Variety 2 Nigeria (Channel 207)YesYes
SS Variety 1 Nigeria (Channel 206)YesYes
SS Football Nigeria (Channel 205)YesYes
SS LaLiga Nigeria (Channel 204)YesYes
SS Premier League Nigeria (Channel 203)YesYes
SS Football Plus Nigeria (Channel 202)YesYes
SS Blitz Nigeria (Channel 200)YesYes
Wild Earth (Channel 183)YesYes
The History Channel (Channel 186)YesYes
Curiosity Channel (Channel 185)YesYes
NatGeo Wild (Channel 182)YesYes
National Geographic Channel (Channel 181)YesYes
Investigation Discovery (ID) (Channel 171)YesYes
CBS Justice (Channel 170)YesYes
Discovery Family HD (Channel 136)YesYes
POP Central (Channel 189)YesYes
RTPi (P) (Channel 525)YesYes
Zhejiang TV (Channel 484)YesYes
China Movie Channel (Channel 481)YesYes
CGTN French (Channel 449)YesYes
CGTN Documentary (Channel 448)YesYes
CCTV 4 (Channel 447)YesYes
Deutsche Welle (Channel 446)YesYes
TV5 Monde Afrique (Channel 437)YesYes
NHK (Channel 431)YesYes
RAI International (Channel 430)YesYes
CCTV Entertainment – Mandarin Entertainment Channel (Channel 480)YesYes
Plus TV Africa (Channel 408)YesYes
Citi TV (Channel 363)YesYes
Wasafi TV (Channel 296)YesYes
K24 (Channel 275)YesYes
NDTV 24×7 (Channel 413)YesYes

There are 11 more channels on DStv premium than there are on DStv compact plus. DStv premium is also the only DStv package that has all the channels on every other package but not vice versa.