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SHAHID is the leading premium Arabic Video On Demand service in the world. It has the largest library of Arabic movies, shows, series and dramas – at a seamless experience with no interruptions for advertisements. SHAHID is now available in the U.S. exclusively through DISH and its affiliates.

How Do I Get SHAHID?

If you're subscribed to the Arabic: Elite Super Pack, SHAHID is now included as part of your subscription!

With this package, you can enjoy more than 35 premium Arabic channels with exclusive content in addition to access to SHAHID. Call us at 1-855-722-7545 to add the Arabic: Elite Super Pack or the Arabic: SVOD Shahid add-on option.

How Do I Watch SHAHID?

To watch SHAHID you will need a high-speed internet connection of 1.5 Mbps or higher.

  1. Visit or download the SHAHID App from Google Play or the Apple App Store
  2. Click the Sign In button
  3. Select DISH as your provider
  4. Use your current Username and Password to log in. If you have not created a account yet, go to and follow the on-screen instructions.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I create an account directly with SHAHID?

    No, SHAHID is an exclusive partner with DISH and its affiliates and is blocked for general access in the U.S.
  • Why do I need a MyDISH account?

    The only way to access SHAHID content is to log in using your Username and Password.
  • How updated is the content on SHAHID?

    You can watch most series as soon as the episode finishes airing on live TV.
  • Can I access all the content on SHAHID with my DISH subscription?

    You can access all Arabic VOD content; however, content available domestically, such as Nickelodeon or Food Network, is not available to U.S. customers. Live MBC streaming services are also unavailable.
  • Can I watch SHAHID programming on multiple devices at the same time?

    Yes. With a qualifying subscription on DISH, you can enjoy SHAHID programming on up to five devices at the same time at no additional cost.
  • What should I do if I have technical problems using SHAHID?

    Call us at 855-722-7545 for troubleshooting steps. DISH has agents who speak Arabic if you prefer.