Thu, 27 Sep 2012
DStv Mobile has unveiled its latest world-class offering: the new Walka
7. Set to captivate the local market in the run-up to the festive
season, the device is the ideal addition to the brand's range of
DStv Mobile's new Walka 7 is perfect for
South Africans who enjoy a fast-paced urban lifestyle, and want to
remain "in the know" whilst "on the go". Complete with a seven inch
screen it is a portable TV with enhanced visual and audio quality. The
device is simple and easy to use, allowing customers to switch on and
use it immediately - delivering on DStv Mobile's promise of "TV
"The massive growth in new technologies seen
both locally and across Africa has shown consumers' readiness and
appetite for innovative intuitive devices like the Walka 7," says Mark
Rayner CEO DStv Mobile. "DStv Mobile has thus launched the Walka 7 -
providing subscribers with a device that has a larger screen and
improved battery life."
The Walka 7 can be used to access all
of the great content subscribers have come to expect from DStv Mobile,
including sport, music, general entertainment and children's
programming. DStv Premium subscribers can access DStv Mobile at no extra
monthly subscription fee.
The Walka 7 has a signal strength and
battery indicator in the user interface and an antenna that can be
extended and positioned vertically to improve reception where necessary.
launch comes just in time for the festive season, with the device
arguably the perfect Christmas gift and/or travelling companion for the
children in the car or at the airport over the holidays.
at MultiChoice centres and select retailers from the beginning of
October 2012, the Walka 7 retails at a recommended price of R899. The
device comes with a mini USB cable (for charging the battery), a USB
charger, a stand and the user manual.
DStv Mobile coverage is available in the nine major cities of South Africa.
more information on this and DStv Mobile's other cutting-edge devices
(the Walka, Drifta, Drifta USB and the recently launched iDrifta), visit