How to Get Cinemax on Roku [Alternative Ways]

Cinemax on Roku

Cinemax is a popular streaming app where you can explore thousands of blockbuster movies, on-demand videos, TV shows, and hundreds of Cinemax original series. It supports various devices like Android TV, Amazon Firestick, Chromecast, and so on. In recent times, you can even stream Cinemax on Roku. However, there is no standalone app for Cinemax, so you need to use the TV or satellite providers like Cox infinity, Spectrum, DIRECTV, etc., to stream the content. The following tutorial will guide you on how to stream Cinemax on Roku in different ways.

How to Get Cinemax on Roku

You can watch the Cinemax on Roku through “The Roku Channel.” Follow the below instructions.

[1] Power on the Roku-connected TV and press the Home button on the remote to get the home screen.

 Cinemax on Roku- Home screen

[2] Select the Streaming channel option followed by the Search button.

[3] Use the virtual keys to search for The Roku channel and install it on your Roku.

[4] Then, launch the app and go to the Browser Premium subscription section.

 Cinemax on Roku- Browse Premium Subscription

[5] Select the Cinemax app and complete the payment process.

[6] Once the payment process is a success, you can stream the Cinemax app content on your Roku device.

Alternative Ways to Stream Cinemax on Roku without Cable

The below-mentioned streaming services will support Cinemax. You can use any of the apps and watch Cinemax on Roku.

Amazon Prime Video

Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video is one of the streaming services that support the Cinemax channel. It is a popular platform where you can discover a wide range of content like TV shows, latest movies, series, Amazon originals, and 100+ channels. You can stream your favorite content and download them to watch it offline. With Amazon Prime on Roku, you can create multiple user profiles and create your own personalized entertainment experience. Including Cinemax, you can watch other channels like HBO, Showtime, Paramount+, STARZ, and much more.



As we know that, Hulu is one of the best subscription-based streaming platforms, you can watch the Cinemax app content without ads. It comes with huge collections of TV series, new release movies, full episodes of Hulu originals, and so on. You can watch Cinemax titles either with Hulu or Hulu Live TV subscription. Not only Cinemax, Hulu on Roku even supports a lot of ads-on too. The app will recommend the shows based on your watch list. You can create up to 6 unique profiles and can build your own customized wish list.

PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue is yet another best streaming platform to watch the Cinemax app. You can stream a lot of channels and new movies the day before or on the same day they are released. Besides streaming, you can even download content to stream later offline. In PlayStation Vue, you can either buy or rent movies or TV shows based on your preference.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Does Sling TV have Cinemax?

Yes. Even the Sling TV users can also stream Cinemax app content.

2. Is Cinemax worth it?

Yes, Cinemax is totally worth getting as you can explore a lot of video content like TV shows, on-demand videos, and blockbuster movies.