How to Get HBO Max on Apple TV: A Comprehensive Guide

Open the App Store on your Apple TV and search for HBO Max. Then, select HBO Max and choose the download option. Once installed, open HBO Max and sign in or select Subscribe . If you have an Apple TV (2nd or 3rd gen), see Other ways to stream on your TV.

HBO Max is undoubtedly one of the best apps for streaming TV content. Unfortunately, the app is not available on all smart TVs and may not be downloadable on older models. In this post, we’ll show you three different ways to install HBO Max on any Apple TV.

Firstly, you can use a Roku stick or an Amazon Fire stick. Both of these media streaming players have the capability of downloading HBO Max. By using a Roku or Fire stick as your main streaming player, you can bypass the operating system on your TV. This option is affordable and convenient for most people.

Alternatively, you can opt for a more robust device that gives you additional options. The Apple TV 4K is a great option that is worth considering. All of these devices plug into the HDMI port on your TV, no matter the model or year of production.

It can be frustrating when you want to watch some great content that is only available on HBO Max, but you find that your TV is unable to download the app. Fortunately, the options we’ve suggested can work on any TV. You just have to ensure that your TV has an HDMI port to plug into.

If you’re unsure about which device to choose, we recommend checking out the Roku and Amazon Fire stick options. They’re affordable, easy to use, and provide excellent streaming quality.

In conclusion, we hope that this post has been helpful in showing you how to get HBO Max on Apple TV. Regardless of the TV’s model or year of production, you can still enjoy your favorite content. We’ve included links to the devices we’ve suggested in the description below. Give them a try and let us know what you think!


Why can't I get HBO Max on my Apple TV?
If you're experiencing an issue with opening the HBO Max app, we first recommend restarting the Apple TV. Restarting refreshes the system software and may resolve the issue.
Can I watch HBO Max with Apple TV?
Without Apple TV box, you will have to choose from the apps as offered by the TV/streaming device manufacturer. The Apple TV app alone doesn't facilitate adding additional apps. The Apple TV app does offer select in-app Channels to subscribe to, but that doesn't include HBO Max.
Does HBO Max cost on Apple TV?
The price of the ad-supported HBO Max tier will remain the same at $9.99 per month.
Why can't I find the App Store on Apple TV?
What if you don't see the App Store on your Apple TV? If you see no App Store on your Apple TV, you probably have a third-generation Apple TV or earlier. There is no App Store on Apple TV 3rd generation or earlier, so the App Store is absent from the Home screen.