How to Get HBO Max on Philips Smart TV [All Models]

HBO Max is one of the best on-demand streaming apps with an incredible content library catered to adults and kids. You can stream HBO Max on Philips Smart TV to experience TV shows, documentaries, and movies. It has selective content in 4K UHD, and most of them are in 1080p HD. It also exclusively brings you HBO Max Originals, and you can stream them hassle-free. In addition, HBO max comes with a strict Parental Control mode ensuring safe streaming for kids.

It has a dedicated user profile for kids, and parents can keep track of what they stream. HBO Max has a wide library for the kids and the adults featuring content from DC, Sesame Workshop, Loony Tunes, Cartoon Network, TCM, Crunchyroll, Adult Swim, and Studio Ghibli. The best part about HBO Max is that it streams new movies and on-demand titles on the same day of the theatrical release. With one single subscription, you can create up to five user profiles that you can customize for kids and adults.

HBO Max Subscription Plans

HBO Max has two types of subscription plans: the first one supported by ads and the second totally ad-free. You can avail of the subscription on a monthly basis or annually, saving yourself a bit of money. Moreover, the subscription plan is so versatile and flexible that you get the option to choose exactly what you want.

SubscriptionMonthly PlanYearly Plan
HBO Max Ad-Supported$9.99$99.99
HBO Max Ad-free$14.99$149.99

How to Get HBO Max on Phillips Smart TV

Philips Smart TV runs on two operating systems, Android and Roku. If your Philips Smart TV runs on Android OS, you will have no trouble finding the HBO Max app on the Play Store. If your device runs on Roku, you can get the HBO Max app from the Roku Channel Store.

How to Download HBO Max on Philips Smart TV with Android OS

1. Make sure your Philips Android TV has an active internet connection.

2. Select the Apps tab on the home screen and then go to Google Play Store.

Home Screen Phillips Android TV

3. From the Google Play Store screen, click on the Search icon from the top left corner of the screen.

HBO Max on Philips Smart TV App search

4. Type HBO Max in the search bar using the onscreen keyboard, and click on the HBO Max app from the search results.

HBO Max on Philips Smart TV Search results

5. Click the Install button on the app info page. Once the installation is complete, click on the Open button to launch the app.

6. Click on the Sign In option, and an Activation code will be displayed on your screen.

7. Go to the HBO Max Activation Website from any browser.

8. Enter the Activation Code and click on the Next button.

HBO Max Activation site.

9. Sign in to your HBO Max account and stream all the amazing content on Philips Smart TV.

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How to Watch HBO Max on Philips Smart TV with Roku OS

1. Make sure your Philips Roku TV has an active internet connection.

2. From your Roku home screen, go to the Streaming Channels option in the menu.

HBO Max on Philips Smart TV  Roku Home Screen

3. Next, Click Search Channels in the Channel Store.

4. Search for HBO Max and click on the HBO Max Channel from the search result.

5. Click Add Channel in the App info screen.

6. When the installation gets over, select Go to Channel to launch HBO Max, and an Activation code appears on the TV screen.

7. Further, from any browser, visit the HBO Max Activation website.

8. Enter the HBO Max Activation code and tap Next.

9. Login with the HBO Max Account credentials.

10. Now, you can watch your favorite shows and movies on your Philips Smart TV.

Related: How to Install and Watch HBO Max on Apple TV

Frequently Asked Questions

Why is HBO Max not working on Philips TV?

It may be due to internet connectivity issues in most cases. Otherwise, you should check if the log details you entered is correct. Try updating the smart TV and the HBO Max app with the latest version or uninstall and reinstall it.

Do I need a subscription to watch HBO Max?

Yes. The ad-supported plan is $9.99/month, and the ad-free plan comes at $14.99/month.

Can you cast HBO Max to Roku TV?

Yes. You can screencast HBO Max to the Roku screen from a smartphone or PC.

Can you get HBO Max on Samsung Smart TV?

Yes. You can install and stream HBO Max on Samsung Smart TV.

Can you watch HBO Max on TV?

Yes. You can watch HBO Max on smart TVs, including Android, Chromecast, Apple TV, Samsung TV, Sony TV, Roku, LG Smart TV, Vizio TV, etc.