HBO Max on Roku | How to get HBO Max on Roku?

If you feel like exhausted with your streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and Disney Plus over the past few weeks of social distancing, Don’t worry there are plenty of streaming service channels release every month. In that way, WarnerMedia Entertainment plans to launch a new streaming service called HBO MAX on May 27th, 2020. This application is specially designed to take the popular streaming service Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus, and many. Due to this coronavirus pandemic, WarnerMedia Entertainment plans to provide more entertainment to make the people stuck in their homes. HBO Max will be available on all the streaming devices like Apple TV, PS4, Xbox One, Firestick, Roku, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Youtube TV, etc. In this guide, we are going to show you on how to get HBO Max on Roku?

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” After the launch of HBO Max in the online market, use this below methods and add the HBO Max on your Roku Media Player. Currently, HBO Max is not available in the Roku Channel Store. You can get this service on Roku, later this year. Stream all the original HBO contents on the big screen”.

What is HBO Max?

HBO Max is an American based subscription video-on-demand streaming service owned by WarnerMedia Entertainment. It is a part of AT&T’s WarnerMedia and the streaming service is going to launch on May 27th, 2020. HBO Max offers you to watch all the original contents of HBO, Movies, TV shows, Award-Winning Series, and many more. HBO Max is similar to the HBO Now than HBO Go. There is no cable tv subscription required. The new streaming service will give you maximized with an extensive collection of exclusive HBO original programming along with WarnerMedia’s properties like CNN, TNT, TBS, Cartoon Network, Crunchyroll, Adult Swim, Rooster Teeth, Looney Tunes, etc. You will get the maximum number of contents in the HBO Max compared to the HBO Now.

The cost of HBO Max is $14.99/ month will cost quite a bit compared to other streaming services but this application is worth for your money. AT&T offers all the previous HBO subscribers will get HBO Max at free of cost at the launch. Recently HBO launches free HBO Movies and TV shows for various streaming devices. Here you can also get an idea about other HBO Go and HBO Now streaming service and how to get it on streaming devices.

Also checkout HBO Go on Vizio Smart TV

How to get HBO Max on Roku?

Right now, HBO Max is Left Out of Roku’s Platforms at Launch. But the source says that HBO Max will be available in the streaming device like Firestick and Roku later this year. Once it gets launched on the online market you can get HBO Max on your Roku Media Player by using two different methods.

HBO Max on Roku

The two methods are,

  • How to get HBO Max on Roku directly from Roku Channel Store?
  • How to get HBO Max on Roku using Screen Mirroring?

Method 1: How to get HBO Max on Roku directly from Roku Channel Store?

Step1: Very first thing we have to do is connect the Roku device on your Smart TV’s HDMI port.

Step2: Connect your Roku device to the home wifi server.

Step3: Enter your login details for sign in to the Roku device.

Step4: Press the home button on your Roku remote, it will take you to the home screen.

Step5: On the home page Click the Streaming Channels, it will take you to the Roku Channel Store.

Step6: In the Roku Channel Store, Select the Category or Click the Search Channel option.

Step7: In the Category section, choose the Movies & TV Shows. Scroll down the list of applications available in the Movies & TV Shows category. In that Choose HBO Max or In the Search Channel, Type as HBO Max.

Step8: Now you can see HBO Max channel.

Step9: Tap the HBO Max.

Step10: Click Add Channel and the HBO Max starts to download on your Roku device.

Step11: After downloading, it will be installed automatically.

Step12: Open the HBO Max on Roku and stream all your original content in HD quality on the big screen.

Method 2: How to get HBO Max on Roku using Screen Mirroring?

If you not able to find HBO Max on your Roku device means then follow this method. If HBO Max is not available on the Roku Channel Store, It doesn’t mean that you are not able to get HBO Max on Roku. Still, you can install the HBO Max on Roku using screen mirroring. For screen mirroring on Roku, we need to Turn ON Screen Mirroring option on Roku.

Screen Mirroring on Roku:

Step1: Power on your Roku connected TV.

Step2: Open the Roku device using Roku remote control.

Step3: Connect all the working devices to your home wifi server.

Step4: On the home page of Roku, Click the Settings option.

Step5: In the Settings, Choose the System Settings.

Step6: It will take you to the Screen Mirroring option.

Step7: Click the Screen Mirroring option, inside that you can see Screen Mirroring Mode.

Step8: Click the Screen Mirroring Mode followed by choosing the Prompt option.

Step9: Now your Roku device is ready for screen mirroring.

Screen Mirroring HBO Max on Roku from SmartPhone:

Step10: Ensure your SmartPhone and Roku is connected to the same wifi network.

Step11: Go to the Google Play Store.

Step12: Download the HBO Max and install it on your SmartPhone.

Step13: Minimize the Google Play Store, Swipe down your Notification bar.

Step14: In the Notificiation bar, Choose the Cast.

Step15: Your phone will display the available devices.

Step16: Choose your Roku Connected TV from the list.

Step17: Now your smartphone screen is mirrored to your Roku.

Step18: Open the HBO Max on your smartphone.

Step19: Stream any one video content, The same content will be displayed on your Roku device.

HBO Max Shows and Movies:

The List of programs going to launch on HBO Max at the initial release has been given below. HBO Max plans to offers 10,000 hours of content to stream at the launch with 31 shows originals in its first year and up to 50 originals in the second year. Moreover, they plan to launch 2,000 films at the initial release.

Original Shows:

  • Love Life
  • On the record
  • I Know This Much True Is
  • Avenue 5
  • Plot against America
  • Perry Mason
  • Run
  • Love Craft Country
  • Barry
  • Succession
  • The Righteous Gemstones
  • Legendary
  • Craftopia
  • New Looney
  • The Flight Attendant
  • Friends
  • Westworld,
  • Last Week Tonight With John Oliver,
  • Sesame Street
  • Game of Thrones
  • The Sopranos
  • Sex and the City
  • Deadwood
  • Westworld
  • Doom Patro
  • Expecting Amy
  • Raised by Wolves
  • Close Enough

Other Shows:

  • Riverdale
  • Search Party 
  • Adventure Time
  • The Outsider
  • Lovecraft Country
  • The Nevers
  • The Gilded Age
  • The Undoing
  • Rules of Magic
  • Practical Magic
  • The Boondocks
  • Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai
  • Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
  • Pretty Little Liars
  • Doctor Who
  • The West Wing
  • Top Gear
  • The Office
  • Tokyo Vice
  • Circe
  • Made for Love
  • Station Eleven
  • Anna K: A Love Story


  • Studio Ghibli anime films
  • Joker
  • Wonder Woman
  • Suicide Squad
  • Shazam, Aquaman
  • Batman
  • Superman
  • Arthur
  • Arthur 2: On the Rocks
  • Blinded By the Light
  • The Bridges of Madison County
  • Crazy, Stupid, Love
  • Empire of the Sun
  • Forget Paris
  • Happy Feet Two
  • The Wizard of Oz
  • Casablanca
  • Citizen Kane
  • The Shining
  • Singin’ in the Rain
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • The Goonies
  • When Harry Met Sally
  • Isn’t It Romantic?
  • The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
  • Midnight Special
  • The Lord of Rings
  • The Hobbit
  • My Dog Skip
  • Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
  • Pan
  • Pokémon Detective Pikachu
  • Red Riding Hood
  • Smallfoot
  • Storks
  • Sucker Punch
  • Unknown
  • and many more.

HBO Max available in the streaming devices:

At launch, it will be available in the streaming devices like

  • Xbox one
  • PS4
  • Apple TV
  • iOS (iPhone, iPad)
  • Mac/PC
  • Samsung Smart TV


Will HBO Max be free to HBO subscribers?

All the previous HBO subscribers can free to use HBO Max. HBO Max is going to launch on May 27th, 2020. Just download the HBO Max on your Roku device and sign in to it using your HBO Now account.

Is HBO Now the same as HBO Max?

No HBO Now is not exactly the same as HBO Max. HBO Now is one of the popular streaming services which costs exactly the same as HBO Max $14.99/month. All the current HBO Now subscribers can switch to HBO Max and watch all the new HBO’s collection.

What will be on HBO Max?

HBO Max is another one online streaming service application. You can watch all the HBO original contents and other contents through this app.

How much is HBO Max?

HBO Max costs $14.99/ month when compared with other streaming services HBO Max costs too much but it is worth for your money to subscribe.

Is HBO Max replacing HBO now?

No, it doesn’t replace HBO Now and HBO Go. HBO Max is a new streaming application developed by Warner Media Entertainment.

Will HBO Max be available on Roku?

Yes, HBO Max will be available on Roku. At the launch, The developers of HBO Max are planned to launch this service on Roku streaming device. You can get this HBO Max on your Roku by using this above methods.

Final Words:

HBO Max is going to become one of the popular streaming service apps in the online market. Through this service, you can stream all the HBO original contents and other contents also. HBO lovers are eagerly waiting for the launch of HBO Max. I hope that I have covered all the topics regarding HBO Max on Roku. If you have any doubts, Please leave your comments in the comment box below to sort out your issue.

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