We've always been waiting to say these words: "Alexa, find HBO Max on Amazon Fire Stick."
Then on November 17, six months after the launch of WarnerMedia's new streaming service, a deal was eventually made with Amazon and HBO Max was made available for download on Amazon Fire TV devices
, opening the platform to an audience of almost 50 million users. Compared to Disney Plus, the growth of HBO Max had been quite measured
. But once the streamer and Amazon resolved their points of contention around HBO's linear channel and the distribution of ad revenue, the platform enjoyed a big jump in subscriptions, and then again in December when HBO Max was added in Roku. Since you can now watch HBO Max on Amazon Fire Stick, we'll show you how to install HBO Max on Fire TV devices with the push of a button
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What is an Amazon Fire Stick?
Amazon Fire Sticks are portable media streaming devices that efficiently turn your TV into a Smart TV.
, through which you can watch a large number of online content, including network TV, individual channels and subscription services. Much of this content is free, but Apps like Amazon's Prime Video, as well as Netflix and Disney Plus require a monthly subscription.
There are two main types of Fire Stick available. The Amazon Fire TV Stick streams in HD costs around €39,99
, Whereas the Amazon Fire Stick 4K costs around €59,99
. The main difference between them is that the 4K device provides a better quality image with around four times the number of pixels. Both include a remote with a built-in microphone and support for Alexa.
To get started, simply plug your Fire TV device into the HDMI port of a compatible TV, have a working Wi-Fi connection, and you're done.
How to install HBO Max on Amazon Fire Stick
Don't delay installing HBO Max on Amazon Fire Stick.
The instructions below will guide you through the download process if you don't already have the app and dshould work for all Amazon Fire TV devices
(Note: If you still have HBO Now, you must remove it before continuing):
You should now have HBO Max on your Amazon Fire device and access WarnerMedia's compelling library of premium movies and TV shows.
- Go to the Fire Stick home page
- In the search bar, type "HBO Max"
- Select the HBO Max app
- Click the download icon
- Launch the HBO Max app
- Select the "Connection" option. The first time you do this, you will be presented with a code.
- Open a web browser on your smartphone or computer and type www.hbomax.com/tvsignin in the address bar
- Enter the code that appears on your TV, then click Next
- Select "Connect via TV or mobile provider"
- Choose the provider you signed up with for HBO Max
- Enter your login information for this provider.
. If you do not log out, you will not have to repeat the connection verification process.
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What can I watch on HBO Max with Amazon Fire Stick?
There are over 10,000 hours of content spread across nine separate entertainment hubs
: HBO, DC, Crunchyroll, TCM, Sesame Workshop, Studio Ghibli, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network and Looney Tunes. You'll get acclaimed TV shows like The Wire, I May Destroy You, Game of Thrones, and Lovecraft Country, as well as TCM's decade-spanning collection of movies, including Casablanca, Alien, and Dirty Dancing. Then there are DC blockbusters like Wonder Woman, an award-winning anime from Studio Ghibli, as well as plenty of healthy family dishes.
If that wasn't enough, there's a growing list of Max Originals.
, such as The Flight Attendant and Raised By Wolves, and exclusive HBO Max content such as the Friends trilogy and The Lord of the Rings. In the meantime, all Warner Brothers 2021 releases will debut on HBO Max on the day and date with their theatrical run, so you can check out the sci-fi epic Dune or Studio Ghibli's first foray into CG and watch Earwig and the Witch. from the comfort of your room.
Still don't have HBO Max?
Go to the website to register now
What other streaming services are available on Amazon Fire Stick?
There are hundreds of potential channels available to you, by extension thousands of movies and TV channels available to stream. In addition to HBO Max on Amazon Fire Stick
, can dDownload apps for major streaming services like Netflix, Sling TV, Hulu, and of course Amazon Prime
, but accessing their huge content libraries requires a monthly fee (although most do provide a free trial).
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You can also download individual channels
covering topics like sports (EPSN), news (NBC), cooking (Vegan Life), fitness (Peloton), movies (Hallmark), music (Spotify), and kids' entertainment. The best ever? There is often no need to pay anything Crackle offers thousands of free movies and Pluto TV offers ad-supported TV and on-demand content.
On what other devices can I watch HBO Max?
Almost every! Since I added HBO Max to Fire TV in November
, then Roku devices, plus you can get HBO Max on Apple TV and stream on the following devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Chromebooks, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Amazon Fire Tablet, Android TV, Android phone and tablet , Samsung TV, Roku, PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X & S, Chrome OS and PC or Mac computers. Choose your perfect streaming partner