HBO Max is a one-stop destination to watch exclusive content from Warner Bros and DC. It also streams award-winning series, blockbuster films, and HBO Max Originals. You can watch HBO Max from the United States, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, and more. The HBO Max app is supported on Roku TV and streaming player if it runs with Roku OS 9.3 or later. You can watch HBO Max on Roku by signing up with a TV provider or with an HBO Max subscription.

HBO Max on Roku

Key Features

  • HBO Max has a huge collection of 10,000 hours of award-winning movies and HBO TV shows.
  • Enjoy binge-worthy TV shows like The Last of Us, The Menu, The White Lotus, etc.
  • Watch your favorite titles in 4K UHD or download them in 1080p and watch it offline.
  • It also consists of shows from Cartoon Network, Looney Tunes, Adult Swim, etc.
  • You can add up to five user accounts and customize profile pictures for each user.

Subscription Plans

HBO Max allows users to stream their content with or without commercials. Based on the user’s convenience, the price will vary which is mentioned below.

  • With Ads
    • $9.99 per month
    • $99.99 per year
  • Ad-Free
    • $15.99 per month
    • $149.99 per year

How to Get HBO Max on Roku

1. Connect the Roku device to the TV’s HDMI port and turn it on.

2. Press the Home button on the remote to go to the home screen.

3. Scroll down and select Streaming Channels to open the channel store.

Select Streaming Channels on Roku

4. Navigate to Search channels and search for HBO Max.

Select Search Channels

5. Select Add Channel to add HBO Max to your streaming device.

Add HBO Max on Roku

6. After installation, click OK in the prompt.

Alternate Way to Install HBO Max on Roku

Besides Roku TV, you can also add apps to Roku by directly visiting the Roku Channel Store from a browser.

1. Visit the official website of the Roku Channel Store.

2. Then, click on the Sign In button from the upper right corner and sign in to your account.

Sign in to your account

3. Click on the Search Box and enter HBO Max and search for the app.

4. Now, click on the HBO Max app from the search result.

Select HBO Max

5. Select the Add Channel button.

Add HBO Max to Roku

6. Now, the HBO Max app will be added to your streaming device.

How to Use HBO Max on Roku

1. Launch HBO Max on Roku after adding it from the Roku Channel Store.

2. Select Sign In or click Sign up now if you don’t have an account.

3. Enter the Email and Password of your account. Click Sign In.

Sign in HBO Max on Roku

4. Choose the content and start streaming it on Roku.

Note: If you want to stream HBO Max without a TV provider, you can subscribe to Hulu and get HBO Max as an add-on.

How to Screen Mirror HBO Max on Roku

Before getting into the screen mirroring process, go to Settings > System > Screen Mirroring > Screen Mirroring Mode. Now, click on Prompt or Always Allow to enable the screen mirroring feature on Roku.

1. If you haven’t installed the HBO Max on your Android smartphone yet, install the HBO Max from the Google Play Store.

2. Swipe your Smartphone’s screen from up to down. This brings up the Notification Panel.

3. Tap on Cast from the Notification Panel and select your Roku device.

Tap on Cast

4. Next, launch the HBO Max app and log in to your account.

5. Play any entertainment content you want to watch on your Roku TV.

Fixes for HBO Max on Roku Not Working

You can follow these seven troubleshooting methods to fix if HBO Max on Roku is not working.

  • It is important to turn off VPN while streaming HBO Max. There are chances for a VPN server to connect to an unknown location where HBO Max is geo-restricted.
  • If you have issues in streaming HBO Max, restart your Roku device to fix it.
  • Check the router whether it provides sufficient bandwidth to stream HD content.
  • Make sure to update the Roku firmware to the latest version.
  • Delete the HBO Max cache to fix unexpected errors caused by a corrupted cache.
  • Change the HBO Max password, log out of all accounts, and log in again to HBO Max.
  • If you think Roku device has an issue then you can factory reset to bring back to defaults.


1. Is HBO Max on Roku free?

Yes, HBO Max is free to install on your Roku TV/Streaming stick. However, it requires a TV provider or HBO Max subscription to access.

2. How to cancel HBO Max subscription on Roku?

Go to from a browser and sign in with your Roku account. Then click on Manage your subscriptions under the Manage account section. Select HBO Max in Active Subscriptions list. Further, click on Cancel subscription and tap Confirm from the prompt.