Prepaid & Postpaid Play on Demand Service


Do you avoid streaming when not on Wi-Fi? Do you wait to get home to upload your concert videos? With etisalat, you can live in the moment – go live, watch a movie, stream a football match – whenever and wherever, right on your device.


With Play on Demand service, you can get unlimited data access at up to 3Mbps speed, optimised for HD video streaming, at a pocket friendly rate of just 5 fils/min, anytime and anywhere.


  • Save your data allowance with unlimited access designed for video
  • Control your unmetered sessions via USSD
  • Pay only for the time you use, with a minimum session charge for 15 mins of usage
  • After 15 minutes, your charging will continue on a per minute rate, and notifications will be sent to you every 2 hours
  • You will also benefit from maximum session timeout after 4 hours, in case you forget to stop your Play on Demand service

Prepaid and Postpaid Play on Demand service
Time-based data Unlimited with no Fair Usage Limit
Charges* 5 fils/minute
Speed Limited to 3Mbps
USSD *800#
*5% VAT excluded

How to Manage the Service

Start and stop Play on Demand whenever you want by dialling *800# and following the menu.

Terms & Conditions

  • If you are using Play on Demand on top of any regular data plan, your time-based unlimited usage will not be counted from your other plan allowance
  • To initiate a Play on Demand session, you will need to have enough credit, or remaining bill limit to cover the minimum session charge of 75 fils (15 minutes of usage)
  • You will not be able to share your data access with other devices or users while using Play on Demand
  • This offer is available for a limited time only
  • For more information, visit the FAQ.