HBO Max is a dedicated streaming app from HBO Network to stream all the popular content. It streams movies, series, TV shows, originals, and many more. HBO Max is the home of several popular shows, including the recently launched House of the Dragon. Users with Apple TV HD and 4K models can install the app directly from the App Store. On April 2022, HBO Max revamped the app to bring more features and improve the streaming experience.
How Much Does HBO Max Cost?
HBO Max subscription costs $14.99 per month with a 7-day free trial. A maximum of 5 personal profiles can be created with one subscription and get personalized recommendations. You can also get HBO Max with the Hulu subscription by purchasing it as an add-on. You can cancel the HBO Max subscription at any time.
How to Watch HBO Max on Apple TV
Before installing the app, visit the official site of HBO Max and create a user account. It is essential to activate the HBO Max app on your streaming device.
(1). Turn on Apple TV and connect it to an internet connection.
(2). Click App Store on the home screen and tap the Search icon.
(3). Type HBO Max in the search using the remote and select it from the suggestions.
(4). Click Get to install the HBO Max app from App Store.
(5). Select Open to launch the HBO Max app and click Sign In.
(6). An Activation Code will appear on the TV screen.
(7). Go to the HBO Max activation website using Smartphone or PC.
(8). Enter the Activation Code and tap Next.
(9). Login with your HBO Max account credentials and wait for a few seconds.
(10). The HBO Max app on your streaming device will refresh automatically to display the contents.
HBO Max app is equipped with the AirPlay feature to cast to the AirPlay-compatible devices. Hence, you can also watch HBO Max on Apple TV from an iOS device.
(1). Connect the Apple TV and iOS device to the same Wi-Fi network.
(2). Open the App Store on the iOS device and install the HBO Max app.
(3). Launch the HBO Max app and sign in to your HBO Max account.
(4). Select the content to play and tap the AirPlay icon at the top.
(5). Choose the Apple TV and connect to it. Watch the streaming on Apple TV.
Troubleshooting Solutions for HBO Max Not Working on Apple TV
If the HBO Max keeps crashing on Apple TV, try these troubleshooting solutions.
- Close the HBO Max app and restart your Apple TV. After restart, launch the app and check whether it is working.
- Head to the App Store and check whether the HBO Max application has any updates. If there is an update, install it immediately.
- Update your Apple TV firmware and then try to stream content.
- Reset your Apple TV and then install the app again.
Frequently Asked Questions
It may be using the outdated version of the HBO Max app. Head to the App Store and update the app. If there is no update, delete the app and re-install it from the App Store.