Quick Answer

  • Cancel HBO Max Subscription using Roku: Go to channel grid > HBO Max > Press the Asterisk button on remote > Cancel Subscription > Yes, Cancel Subscription.
  • Cancel Subscription Using Official Roku Website: Go to the official website of Roku > Sign In > Profile icon > Manage your Subscriptions > Choose HBO Max > Cancel Subscription.

HBO Max is a subscription-based video-on-demand service owned by Warner Bros, which streams over 10,000 hours of premium content bundling all of HBO together with even more movies, TV shows, and Max Originals. HBO Max is available in the Roku Channel store, and you can stream your favorites with a subscription. Moreover, the HBO Max platform doesn’t hold you with any contracts for the subscription. That means you can cancel the subscription from HBO Max anytime you want. Moreover, there are various ways to cancel the HBO Max subscription on Roku.

Possible Ways to Cancel HBO Max Subscription on Roku

  • In Channel Lineup
  • Through Roku Website
  • Using the official website of HBO Max

Cancel HBO Max Subscription In Channel Lineup

[1] Press the Home button on your Roku remote.

[2] To navigate to the channel grid, press the Right Arrow button on your remote.

[3] Choose the HBO Max channel and press the Asterisk (*) button on your remote.

[4] From the pop-up window, select the Manage subscription option.

Manage Subscription

[5] Now, select the Cancel subscription option to unsubscribe from HBO Max.

Cancel Subscription

Confirm canceling the subscription from HBO Max if required.

Cancel HBO Max Through Roku Website

[1] Visit the official website of Roku and sign in to your account.

Signin Roku website

[2] Select the Manage your subscriptions option under the Manage account menu.

Manage your Subscriptions

[3] In the Active Subscriptions list, locate the HBO Max channel and click the Cancel subscription option near the channel name.

Cancel HBO Max Subscription

[4] Select a reason for cancellation to unsubscribe from HBO Max.

Alternate Method:

You can also go to the official website of HBO Max to cancel the subscription. The steps to do the same are as follows:

 [1] Get to the official website of HBO Max and sign in to your account.

[2] Click on your Profile icon > Billing Information option.

Billing Information

[3] Hit the MANAGE SUBSCRIPTION button there and select the Cancel Subscription option.

Manage HBO Max Subscription

[4] After that, click on the YES, CANCEL SUBSCRIPTION option to cancel your HBO Max subscription.

Yes, Cancel HBO Max Subscription

Though HBO Max streams a lot of enjoyable content, many people like to cancel their subscriptions because of the lack of critically acclaimed International films, unexciting original content, and huge competitors.

Can I Get a Refund after Unsubscribing HBO Max

No. There is no official refund policy available on HBO Max. In the meantime, HBO Max doesn’t offer a free trial. If in case there is a free trial feature, you would have got a refund upon canceling the subscription within the trial period.

Can I stream HBO Max even after Unsubscribing

Yes. Even if you unsubscribe from HBO Max, the subscription amount will have already been debited from your card, so you can stream HBO Max till the next billing date. Once you exceed the billing date, you can’t stream HBO Max.

If I Remove HBO Max Channel from my Roku device, will it get unsubscribed

No. Removing the HBO Max channel from Roku only restricts its access on Roku. Still, you can watch HBO max on other devices if you have an active HBO Max subscription plan. Once you add the HBO Max channel again on Roku, you can log in and watch HBO Max again.

Can’t I add HBO Max again if I Unsubscribe Once

You can subscribe and cancel HBO Max anytime you desire. Also, you can reactivate your old subscription plan or subscribe to a new plan using your HBO Max account. You can sign in to your HBO account and choose the Restore purchase option to restore your old subscription plan.


(1) How to remove HBO Max from Roku?

To remove the HBO Max channel, go to Roku home screen > Right Arrow button > Select HBO Max channel > Press Asterisk button on remote > Remove Channel.

(2) Is HBO Max a separate charge from HBO?

No. If you have subscribed to HBO, you are more likely to access HBO Max also.