AirPlay or mirror your screen on your TV

AirPlay HBO Max

You can use AirPlay to stream HBO Max from your iPhone or iPad to your AirPlay 2-compatible device. Here's how:

  1. Connect your iOS device to the same Wi-Fi network as your AirPlay 2-compatible device.
  2. Make sure you have the latest software on your devices. To find out how, see Get help with AirPlay.
  3. Make sure AirPlay is enabled on your AirPlay 2-compatible device.
  4. Open HBO Max on your iOS device and start playing a video.
  5. Tap the screen and then tap the AirPlay icon in the upper right.
  6. Choose the device that you want to AirPlay to.

For more info, see Apple's How to AirPlay video or AirPlay isn't working article.

AirPlay to a Roku device

To stream HBO Max from your iPhone or iPad to your Roku, you need:

Once your Roku device is added to Apple's Home app, follow the AirPlay HBO Max steps above. If your Roku device doesn’t appear in Step 6, do the following:

  • On your Roku device, go to Settings > Apple AirPlay and HomeKit and make sure AirPlay is set to On.

For additional help, please see How do I use AirPlay and HomeKit with my Roku?

Mirror your screen

To mirror your iOS or Mac screen on your AirPlay 2-compatible device, do the following:

  1. Connect your iOS device or Mac to the same Wi-Fi network as your AirPlay 2-compatible device.
  2. Make sure AirPlay is enabled on your AirPlay 2-compatible device.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • iOS: Open the Control Center and tap Screen Mirroring. Then, tap the device that you want to AirPlay to. Need help? See Apple's Mirror your iOS screen article.
    • Mac: Click the AirPlay icon in the menu bar at the top of your screen and then choose your AirPlay 2-compatible device. Need help? See Apple's Mirror your Mac display article.
  4. If an AirPlay passcode appears on your TV screen, enter the passcode on your iOS device or Mac.