HBO Max is a popular streaming app that lets you stream the content offered by the HBO channel. Along with the HBO Channel, you can also access a lot of on-demand content and the HBO Max originals. Moreover, your Roku also supports the HBO Max app.

How Much is the Cost of HBO Max on Roku

You can access the HBO Max app for free with participating cable TV providers like Spectrum and Optimum. In case you haven’t got a subscription from these providers, you can get a subscription from HBO Max directly. Additionally, the following are the subscription plans offered by HBO Max.

HBO Max with Ads: $9.99 per month or $99.99 per year.

HBO Max without Ads: $14.99 per month or $149.99 per year.

To subscribe to HBO Max, you can visit

How to Add HBO Max on Roku

[1] Turn on your Roku and press the Home button on the remote to get to the home screen.

[2] Navigate to the Streaming Channels option from the home screen.

Select Streaming Channels

[3] Next, select the Search Channels option.

Select Search Channels

[4] Search and choose HBO Max using the virtual keyboard.

[5] Click on the Add channel button.

[6] Wait for a few seconds till the channel gets added. Next, select the OK button from the prompt.

[7] Click on Go to the channel to launch HBO Max.

How to Activate and Stream HBO Max on Roku

1. Launch the HBO Max app and select the Sign In button from the home screen.

2. If you have an HBO Max account, enter the subscription credentials and hit the Sign In button.

3. If you have a TV provider account, select the Sign In Through TV Provider button.

4. Make a note of the activation code. Next, open any web browser and visit the activation webpage of HBO Max.

5. Click on the Start Now button.

6. Enter the activation code and click on the Next button.

Activate HBO Max on Roku

7. Sign in with your cable TV provider account.

8. After that, the HBO Max app will be activated.

You can now go back to the HBO Max app and start streaming your favorites.

Stream HBO Max on Roku

Does My Roku Support HBO Max

Irrespective of your Roku device model, If you have the Roku OS version 10.0 or higher, you can install the HBO Max app and start streaming your favorites.

How to Fix HBO Max Not Working on Roku Issue

The following are the troubleshooting methods that will help you in solving the issues with the HBO Max app:

1. Restart Roku – There can be some minor issues with the HBO Max, and that’s why the app is not opening. So, try restarting your Roku to fix the issue.

2. Reopen HBO Max – Exit from the HBO Max app and reopen the app. Next, check if the issues with the HBO Max still persist.

3. Check Subscription Validity – The HBO Max requires a valid subscription to stream your favorites. So, check if the subscription to the HBO Max platform is still valid. If the subscription is expired, renew your subscription.

4. Enter the Correct User Name and Password – Make sure that you have entered the correct username and password. Otherwise, you can’t sign in to the HBO Max app.

Can I Access HBO Max on Roku Outside the USA

Yes, you can access HBO Max outside the USA. It is available in countries like the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Austria, Ireland, Europe, and more. Don’t worry if HBO Max is unavailable in your country, as you can anytime connect to a VPN on Roku to access the app anywhere in the world.

How to Cancel HBO Max on Roku

In case you want to cancel the HBO Max subscription for some reason, you have the option to cancel the subscription anytime you want.

1. Go to the home screen of Roku and press the Right button on your remote.

2. Select the HBO Max tile and hit the Asterisk button on your remote.

3. Hit Manage your Subscription >> Cancel Subscription.

Finally, your HBO Max subscription will be canceled.