Xtraview installations are two decoders linked to one another. It allows a second viewing point to watch its own channels independently from the fist decoder, at the cost of a relatively small access fee.
The performance of your DStv decoder is directly related to the quality of the installation, including the use of approved equipment and correct alignment of the satellite dish.
The recommended installation for the DStv Explora is an 80cm satellite dish together with a DStv Smart LNB. The DStv Explora can also be connected to the internet for more DStv Catch Up, Remote Recordings and access to ShowMax.
The Explora 2 is slimmer with a fancy remote control, nevertheless all functions are the same.