Samsung smart TV users can enhance the streaming experience by adding HBO Max, a newly launched streaming from the HBO network. By installing this app, you can stream all sorts of HBO series, originals, documentaries, and new movies. With HBO Max on your smart TV, you will get unlimited access to the epic entertainment contents. The application looks more impressive with a simple interface along with parental controls. Besides online streaming, HBO Max on Samsung TV supports downloading top titles for offline streaming. For a better-personalized streaming experience, HBO Max supports creating five profiles.
Note – You can’t download HBO Max on all Samsung Smart TV models. Visit the official website of HBO Max to find the compatible Samsung TV models.
HBO Max Pricing
HBO Max provides a 7-day free trial for new customers. After that, you need to pay $14.99/month to access HBO Max contents. HBO NOW billed users can stream HBO Max at no extra cost. You can use the HBO NOW email id and password details to watch the HBO Max app’s contents.
How to Get HBO Max on Samsung Smart TV?
The following procedure is only applicable to Samsung Smart TV models released in 2016 and later.
(1). On your Samsung TV remote, press the Smart Hub button.
(2). Use the navigation keys to select Apps.
(3). Highlight the Search icon to search for HBO Max.
(4). Type HBO Max and press Done to search for the app.
(5). When the search result appears, select HBO Max to go to its info screen.
(6). Select the Download button.
(7). Launch HBO Max after the download to start streaming its contents on Samsung smart TV.
Tips – After downloading, it is recommended to update the HBO Max app on Samsung Smart TV whenever there is an update available. You can also configure the TV to update apps on Samsung Smart TV automatically.
HBO Max Not Working on Samsung Smart TV – Simple Fixes
If the HBO Max fails to open or load contents, try these fixes
- Restart your Samsung Smart TV and ensure that it was connected to the internet connection.
- Update Samsung Smart TV (if available).
- Ensure that your WiFi connection was stable and don’t have any issues.
- Clear cache and cookies of the HBO Max app.
- Uninstall and re-install the HBO Max app on your TV.
- Reset your Samsung Smart TV.
With this, you would have installed HBO Max on Samsung TV. It is important to note that this streaming service is available only in US and US territories. So, those residing outside can make use of a VPN to connect to the HBO Max app. It is advisable to choose premium VPNs to bypass the geo-restrictions without any privacy issues.