How to Install and Watch HBO Max on Apple TV

HBO Max on Apple TV

Are you excited to see new movies? Afraid to go to theatres? If yes, HBO Max is the only way to watch all the latest movies right from your home. The recently launched streaming platform is also available for Apple TV. You can install the HBO Max app on your Apple TV from the App Store. With only $14.99 per month, you can get to watch all the HBO originals and the latest movies on your Apple TV.

Installing apps on Apple TV is always the same case. You can install apps and games only on the Apple TV 4K and HD models. In Apple TV 3rd Gen and lower models, you need to stick with the pre-installed apps, or you can screen mirror the app from your iPhone or iPad.

How to Watch HBO Max on Apple TV

(1) Connect your Apple TV to the WiFi and open the App Store application.

App Store

(2) A list of apps will appear. Since HBO Max is a popular streaming app, it may appear on the frontend. If that’s the case, choose the app.

HBO Max on Apple TV

(3) If not, go to the Search section on the top of the screen.

Search option

(4) The on-screen keyboard will appear, type HBO Max and search.

(5) Select the app from the search results.

(6) On the next screen, tap the Get icon to install the app. The same way you install apps on iPhone and iPad.

(7) After the installation, tap the Open icon to launch the app.

(8) Sign in with your HBO account and start watching Wonder Woman 1984 & your favorite HBO originals.

How to Screen Mirror HBO Max on Apple TV

(1) Download and install HBO Max on your iPhone or iPad from the App Store.

(2) Connect your iOS device and Apple TV to the same WiFi network.

(3) Now, open the HBO Max app and sign in if required.

(4) Go to the Quick Access menu and tap the Screen Mirroring feature.

Screen Mirroring option

(5) Select your Apple TV from the list of devices detected.

HBO Max on Apple TV

(6) Then, stream any video title from the app. It will be mirrored to your Apple TV.

Related: YouTube TV on Apple TV

There are thousands of popular movies and series in the app. Some of them are Game of Thrones, Succession, Insecure, Friends Reunion (Upcoming), House of the Dragon (Upcoming), Raised by Wolves, and more.

One of the most popular video titles in the HBO Max is Zack Snyder’s Justice League. After the theatrical disaster of the Justice League in 2017, HBO Max is about to release Zack Snyder’s Justice League on 18th March 2021. As the movie is not hitting the theatres, HBO Max is the only option to watch the Snyder Cut on Apple TV.

These are the two ways that you can get HBO Max on Apple TV. You can install the app (Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD), or you can screen mirror the app (Apple TV 3rd Gen and lower models). Stream all the popular and latest video content from the HBO Max app on Apple TV.


1. Is HBO max free with Apple TV?

You have to buy the subscription from the HBO Max website.

2. How can I get HBO Max for free?

If you are creating an account for the first time, you can get a 30-day free trial.

3. Is HBO free with Amazon Prime?

With Amazon Prime subscription, you will get a free trial for seven days.