Google launches Google Play Movies service in SA


Good news for South African movie fans! Google has finally launched their online movie rental or buy service ‘Google Play Movies’ in South Africa.

Google Play Movies allows consumers to rent or download a wide range of titles.

Rentals typically appear to be between ZAR 11.99 for older titles and ZAR 34.99 for the latest blockbusters. The latest titles can fetch up to ZAR 149.99 for purchases, with older titles going for ZAR 39.99. Television shows are, however, still not available through Google Play in South Africa.

The are also African countries that can access Google Play Movies which includes; Angola, Benin, Botswana, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Mali, Malta, Mauritius, Namibia, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.