Safaricom's theBigbox and What You should Know


Here is what you should know about the Safaricom’s theBigbox decoder.
Safaricom’s theBigbox and What You should Know.

Safaricom has always tried everything that it could to remain the main key telecommunications giant in Kenya. Safaricom recently joined the digital decoder providers to provide it’s own and unique android powered decoder dubbed theBigbox as the name for the decoders.


So just what do you think of the Safaricom’s decoder theBigbox well I took my time to look seriously into theBigbox’s specs and what it has within itself.

Ever wanted to access full internet connectivity on your TV, well the bog box comes with 3G/4G internet browsing capabilities. However, based on my knowledge you won’t be able to access 3G/4G internet connectivity if your area is not covered.

Another thing that you should know on my Safaricom’s theBigbox and What You should Know is the WI-FI features and WI-FI hotspots capability. With this decoder you cn change your home and decoder to an internet source or maybe router. Good features isn’t it?


Hehe, well another awesomest feature is YouTube streaming. Imagine watching your favorite movie on your TV forgetting about buying the CD to use. The best in town of course. The other better thong is that you have 6GB of free data for 6 months to use for streaming your YouTube videos.

The channels now. How many channels and what channels does the Safaricom theBigbox provide. Well it an approximately 30+ FTA channels you can watch. Be sure to check out the list of channels in my next article.

Leave alone that it has a USB Port giving USB reading capability and even not forgetting the SD media playback for pictures, music and videos plus TV recording capabilities. Imagine recording your favorite TV show to go over it again.

theBigbox comes with flexible easy payment option that let’s you pay a minimum of Kes. 4,999 and pay monthly instalments of Kes. 999/- for 6 months. However you can obtain the decoder at a one off price of Kes. 9,999/- where all payments come with 6GB of data per month for 6 months.