Learn how to pay for Showmax via Mpesa in Kenya with step-by-step instructions and tips to make the process smooth and easy. Access your favorite TV shows and movies with this convenient payment option.
Showmax is an online streaming service where you can watch movies, series, documentaries, sports, and kids’ stuff. Showmax and Safaricom customers in Kenya can easily pay for their Showmax Subscription using the MPesa Pay bill number 4081010.
This has made it easy for Kenyan subscribers to enjoy their vast library of content without the need for credit or debit cards. But before making payments via the Showmax paybill, you must update your Showmax account with your MPESA mobile number.
How to Update Your Showmax Account
Here is how to update your Showmax account details:
- Log in to your Showmax Profile, then select My Account.
- Select the Manage Subscription tab on the left sidebar.
- Click on the “Add Mobile Number” button.
- Enter the Safaricom mobile number you use for MPesa payments.
- Enter the 5-digit one-time-pin (OTP) sent to the mobile number you provided. And that’s it, your mobile number will be verified.
How to Pay for Showmax Via MPESA
Once you have updated your Showwmax account with your MPESA mobile number, it’s time to pay for your subscription. There are three ways you can use to pay for Showmax Kenya via MPESA:
- Using MPESA App
- Using USSD Code *334#
- Using Sim Tool Kit
Option 1: Pay for Showmax Using MPESA App
Here is how to pay for Showmax via MPESA App:
- Launch the MPESA app and log in using your biometrics or your MPESA pin.
- Tap on Pay, then select paybill
- Enter the Showmax Paybill Number 4081010
- Then enter your MPESA mobile number as the Account Number
- Enter the subscription amount to pay, then tap Continue.
- Enter your MPESA Pin and pay the bill. And that is it.
Alternatively, you can use mySafaricom App to pay for your Showmax subscription in Kenya.
Also, read: How to Pay Gotv via MPESA in Kenya
Option 2: Pay for Showmax Using USSD Code *334#
Pay for Showmax using the MPESA USSD Code *334# by following these steps:
- Dial *334# on your phone
- Select Lipa na MPESA
- Then choose the Paybill Option
- Enter the Showmax Paybill Number 4081010
- Enter your MPESA mobile number as the Account Number
- Key in the package amount you want to pay
- Enter your MPESA pin and send.
You will receive a confirmation message once the transaction has been processed.
Option 3: Pay for Showmax Using MPESA Sim Toolkit
Customers with a feature phone can also pay for their Showmax subscription using the Sim toolkit. Here is how to do it:
- Open the Sim Toolkit and select MPESA.
- Go to Lipa na MPESA
- Select Paybill Option
- Enter the Showmax Paybill No. 4081010
- Enter your Safaricom number linked to your Showmax account as the account number
- Key in your Showmax package amount.
- Enter your MPESA pin and press send.
You will receive an SMS confirmation. You may notice that this procedure for paying for your Showmax subscription is almost similar to the method for paying using the USSD code.
All the above methods are pretty straightforward and will only take a minute or two. Select your preferred payment method and just make sure you enter the correct details to avoid any inconvenience.
Showmax Customer Care Contacts
In case you face some challenges here is how to contact Showmax Kenya Customer Service:
- Showmax Live Chat – Login to your Showmax account, click on the Contact Us button, and you will be redirected to live chat support.
- Email – email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Send an SMS to Showmax on 0700852552
- Social Media – Showmax on Twitter – @ShowmaxKenya and Facebook – @ShowmaxKE.
What is the Paybill Number for Showmax Payment?
The Showmax MPesa Pay bill number is 4081010.
Can I pay for Showmax through MPesa?
Showmax subscribers in Kenya can pay for their Showmax subscription easily via the MPesa paybill number 4081010. Note that you will be required to log in to your account, and update and verify your Showmax account with your MPesa mobile number before using MPESA to make payments.
Pay for Showmax in Kenya Conveniently
Now that you know how to pay for Showmax via MPESA, never miss watching your favorite TV Shows or series. You can select the Showmax all devices or the Showmax mobile phones plan. The Showmax all-devices plan allows you to stream HD content on up to five devices while the Showmax mobile phones plan allows you to stream HD content on a single mobile device.
Additionally, you can watch shows online at showmax.com or using the Showmax app. The Showmax app is available for phones, tablets, smart TVs, media players, and gaming consoles.